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    Bangladesh wants ‘safe haven’ for Rohingyas in Rakhine

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 04:19pm on February 09, 2019

    Bangladesh wants a ‘safe haven’ for the forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals in Rakhine state by ensuring their safe, secured and dignified repatriation under the monitoring...

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    Empowered women driving Bangladesh’s dev journey: envoy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:06am on February 09, 2019

    Bangladesh ambassador to the Netherlands Sheikh Mohammed Belal said that women in Bangladesh were driving its development journey in a bigger way as Bangladesh’s economic...

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    Highest 1,113 migrants died in KSA in 2018

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:58am on February 09, 2019

    In 2018, the Wage Earners’ Welfare Board brought bodies of 3,793 migrant home up from 3,387 in the previous year.The causes of the migrant workers’...

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    Dhaka wants Delhi to take steps for water sharing 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:19am on February 09, 2019

    Bangladesh urged India on Friday to take steps for sharing the water of all common rivers and resolving the long-pending Teesta water-sharing deal.Foreign minister AK...

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    Austrian FM due to pay respect to language martyrs

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on February 09, 2019

    Austrian foreign minister Karin Kneissl would be in Dhaka on a three-day official visit to pay respect to language martyrs on the early hours of...

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    Dhaka, Delhi sign 4 MoUs

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:07pm on February 08, 2019

    Bangladesh and India on Friday signed four MoUs to further strengthen the existing ‘multifaceted cooperation’ between the two countries, according to...

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    Elephants face ‘time bomb’ in land clash with Rohingya refugees

    Reuters . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:39am on February 08, 2019

    Standing atop an elephant watch-tower on the outskirts of the sprawling Rohingya refugee settlement in southeast Bangladesh, Nur Islam takes great pride in keeping his...

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    Modi assures India’s cooperation in resolving Rohingya crisis

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 06:36pm on February 07, 2019

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday assured New Delhi’s cooperation in resolving the longstanding Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh.His assurance came when visiting Bangladesh foreign...

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    Bilateral water treaties lack negotiation mechanisms

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury, back from Kathmandu | Updated at 01:25am on February 07, 2019

    The major river systems in the region including the Ganges and the Brahmaputra flowing through Bangladesh will be adversely affected by the melt of one-third...

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    Algeria offers jobs to 1,000 Bangladeshi apparel workers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:21am on February 07, 2019

    Algeria recently offered jobs for 1,000 Bangladeshi apparel workers to the Ministry of Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment.EWOE ministry joint secretary for employment Jahangir Alam...

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