Dhaka, Dec 23 : Bangladesh's cabinet committee on purchase on Wednesday approved a proposal to establish a 2,400-MW nuclear power project at a cost of $12.65 billion.
The proposal was approved at a meeting of the country's cabinet committee on purchase with Finance Minister A.M.A. Muhith in the chair in the capital Dhaka here on Wednesday, Xinhua reported.
Unidentified gunmen shot dead one muezzin at a Shia mosque in northern Bogra, Bangladesh, on Thursday, raising fears among the country’s Shia community.
Fifty-five year-old Moazzem Hossain was gunned down and three other community members received bullet injuries, including the mosque's Imam, when they were preparing for the evening prayer.
Local legends say the enclaves were the result of 18th-century chess games by two competing princes.