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    Myanmar should pay reparations to countries hosting Rohingyas: discussion 

    Diplomatic Correspondent  | Updated at 01:34am on July 10, 2020

    International community should ensure Myanmar pay appropriate reparations to the countries that are adversely affected by refugee flows, speakers said at a discussion on Thursday....

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    Disaster management skills help Bangladesh to tackle COVID-19

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 01:59pm on July 09, 2020

    As a climate vulnerable country with recurring disasters, Bangladesh had learnt the importance of disaster management, community engagement and institutional capacity building which helped the...

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    US provides $7m donation for low-income Dhaka dwellers

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40pm on July 09, 2020

    The United States has provided $7 million to a food assistance project in Bangladesh for helping 50,000 low-income households those are at high risk amid...

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    AI finds evidence of Myanmar military atrocities

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on July 09, 2020

    Amnesty International on Wednesday claimed that it had collected new evidence showing that indiscriminate airstrikes by the Myanmar military had killed civilians, including children, amid...

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    165 Bangladeshis denied entry to Italy, sent back

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:15am on July 09, 2020

    Italy sent back to Dhaka 165 of the 180 Bangladeshis who reached Rome and Milan airports on Qatar Airways flights Wednesday morning with apprehension that...

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    India for speedy Rohingya repatriation

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 05:45pm on July 08, 2020

    Indian external affairs minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar said on Wednesday said that his country felt, as a neighbour of Bangladesh and Myanmar, the need for speedy...

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    153 stranded Bangladesh nationals return home from UAE

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 11:52am on July 08, 2020

    A special flight of US-Bangla Airlines on Wednesday brought back 153 Bangladeshi nationals stranded in the United Arab Emirates...

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    144 Bangladeshi migrants found in North Macedonia truck

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:19am on July 08, 2020

    Police in North Macedonia have found 211 migrants including 144 from Bangladesh, packed into a truck near the border with Greece, reports Euronews. The truck...

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    Rome suspends flights from Bangladesh for coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 07:17pm on July 07, 2020

    Italy’s health minister ordered the suspension of flights to Rome from Bangladesh on Tuesday, after a spate of coronavirus cases within the community that authorities...

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    People involved in human trafficking to be brought to book: Momen

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:04pm on July 07, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday said that the government would not spare anyone if he or she was found involved in human trafficking...