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    Two Bangladeshi female pilots become role models for Congolese women

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:19pm on June 17, 2019

    The United Nations has released a special video featuring flight lieutenants Nayma Haque and Tamanna-E-Lutfi who brought much pride for Bangladesh through serving in UN...

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    No decision yet

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:40am on June 17, 2019

    The Tunisian authorities and the 64 Bangladesh nationals stranded on a boat in international waters in the Mediterranean Sea could not reach a consensus over...

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    India working to expand bilateral trade with Bangladesh: Sanjeev

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 01:17am on June 17, 2019

    Assistant high commissioner of India Sanjeev Kumar Bhati here on Sunday said India would continue to work constructively in expanding bilateral trade and commerce with...

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    Warm welcome for president in Uzbekistan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Bukhara | Updated at 12:48am on June 17, 2019

    A red carpet was rolled out to welcome president Abdul Hamid as he arrived in Bukhara International Airport, Bukhara city in Uzbekistan from Tajik capital...

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    6 trafficked women brought back from India

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on June 17, 2019

    Six Bangladeshi women trafficked to India were brought back home on Sunday. Indian Border Security Force handed over them to Border Guard Bangladesh on Banglabandha...

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    3-day nat’l fruit fair begins today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on June 16, 2019

    The three-day national fruit fair will begin in Dhaka today (Sunday) aiming at showcasing different varieties of seasonal fruits grown in the country, according to...

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    IDWF-GFBTU ink MoU to protect Bahrain’s domestic workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on June 16, 2019

    The International Domestic Workers Federation on Saturday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions to protect...

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    Air chief leaves for France

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:02am on June 16, 2019

    Chief of air staff Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat along with his spouse and three entourages left Dhaka for France on Saturday. It was an...

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    Border killings ‘unfortunate deaths’: BSF

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 06:48pm on June 15, 2019

    The Indian border guard’s new director general Rajni Kant Mishra called the killings along the Bangladesh-India border as ‘unfortunate deaths’ inside India during ‘skirmishes’ between...

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    Teesta, Rohingya feature Momen’s maiden talks with Jaishankar

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 05:23pm on June 15, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen has asked his new Indian counterpart S Jaishankar to expedite initiatives to resolve the Teesta issue and sought active support...