Christmas in Bangladesh 2011

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 Santa Claus brings kids presents and plays during Christmas celebrations at Sonargaon Hotel in the capital of Bangladesh. The Christian community in Bangladesh and around the world celebrated Christmas commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ.

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Christmas is the biggest religious festival of the Christians and it is also a celebration of rebirth, new beginning, forgiveness and peace, and renewing relationship with the God and humans. According to Christan belief,Virgin Mary gave birth to Jesus Christ,the Sin of God, in a stable in the city of Bethlehem on this day.© Monirul Alam

Thousands pay respects to AL leader Abduur Razzak

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 25 Dec. 2011. Dhaka. Bangladesh- Thousands of people paid their last respects to the veteran politician on Sunday at Centeak shaheed miner in Dhaka city. Veteran Awami League leader ABDUR RAZZAK, one of the key organizers of Bangladesh’s Liberation War in 1971, breathed his last at a London hospital yesterday, thus bringing a 50-year illustrious career in politics to a close. He was 69. © Monirul Alam