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    US keen to work with Bangladesh to tackle human trafficking: Miller 

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 02:09am on October 24, 2019

    The US ambassador in Bangladesh, Earl R Miller, on Wednesday said that his government was interested to work with Bangladesh in combating human trafficking. ‘United...

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    UN Day today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:33am on October 24, 2019

    The United Nations Day will be celebrated in the country tomorrow as elsewhere in the world in a befitting manner. The theme of this year’s...

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    EU asks government to respect rights for GSP Plus

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on October 23, 2019

    The European Union has asked the Bangladesh authorities to demonstrate substantive improvement in the country’s political, civil, human and labour rights situation to get continued...

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    UK team visits Dhaka University VC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on October 22, 2019

    A two-member delegation from United Kingdom visited Dhaka University vice chancellor Md Akhtaruzzaman at his office on Tuesday. David John Davies, International Consultant of...

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    Male workers’ high migration cost main challenge for Bangladesh

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on October 23, 2019

    Male workers’ high migration cost remains a big challenge for the government, senior officials and migration experts said Tuesday. Speaking in the Pre-GFMD national consultations...

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    BSF takes away body of Bangladeshi

    Our correspondent . Thakurgaon | Updated at 12:59am on October 22, 2019

    A brick kiln worker was killed in Thakurgaon by Indian Border Security Forces on Sunday night, alleged his family. Border Guard Bangladesh, however, said they...

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    Bangladesh president reaches Tokyo

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Tokyo | Updated at 12:53am on October 22, 2019

    President M Abdul Hamid reached here this morning to attend the country’s new emperor’s enthronement ceremony. A regular flight of Singapore Airlines carrying the president...

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    4,000 Rohingyas in Bangladesh camps agree to go to Bhasan Char

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on October 22, 2019

    The government, expediting its efforts for relocating displaced Myanmar Rohingyas to Bhasan Char, has identified about 4,000 such people till Monday to shift them to...

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    President arrives in Tokyo

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:41am on October 21, 2019

    President Abdul Hamid reached Tokyo on Monday on an eight-day official visit to Japan and Singapore...

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    PM calls for boosting trade with Vietnam

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:58am on October 21, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday put emphasis on boosting trade and commerce between Bangladesh and Vietnam for mutual benefits of the two countries...