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Maternal Death Now Rare in Bangladesh

In 2010, maternal death became a rare event in Bangladesh. The recently released results of the nationally representative Bangladesh Maternal Mortality and Health Care Survey 2010 tell the story:

Yunus Fired?

The BBC and AFP are reporting that Muhammad Yunus was fired from the Grameen Bank...or at least are quoting the new government-appointed chair, Muzammel Huq, to that effect.