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    60 Rohingya newborns per day cause concern

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:05am on May 18, 2018

    Birth of around 60 Rohingya babies at camps in Cox’s Bazar per day became a cause of concern for Bangladesh, said officials, in the backdrop...

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    600 answer scripts of CU’s CSE dept burnt to ashes

    Sarwar Kamal . Chittagong | Updated at 01:31am on May 17, 2018

    Around 600 answer scripts of nine courses of the computer science and engineering department at the University of Chittagong were mysteriously burnt on Tuesday night....

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    US unhappy over KCC polls irregularities

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:30am on May 17, 2018

    The United States has expressed disappointment over reported irregularities and intimidation in Tuesday’s Khulna City Corporation elections but congratulated all the parties on making the...

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    Rohingya Muslims face difficult Ramadan in refugee camps

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:01pm on May 16, 2018

    The 12-year-old Rohingya refugee dreamed of Ramadan back in his own village -- fish to break the day's fast, gifts from his family and relaxing...

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    People behind 2004 grenade attack will be punished: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:29am on May 16, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday expressed her hope that the verdict of the grenade attack on an Awami League rally in 2004 would be...

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    PM condemns relocation of US embassy to Jerusalem

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:20am on May 16, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday termed the process of pushing force by Israel upon Palestine as violation of human rights. She also condemned the...

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    FM to visit Japan May 13-16

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:18pm on May 11, 2018

    Bangladesh is likely to seek stronger support from Japan to deal with Rohingya crisis and find its early solution. Foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali will...

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    Weather conditions in Delhi, Rajasthan improve

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:43pm on May 08, 2018

    Weather conditions in Delhi and Rajasthan have begun to improve, with chances of only scattered rains Tuesday, reports NDTV. The met department has however issued...

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    UNICEF gets $15.7m Japan fund for children, women in Cox’s Bazar

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:37pm on May 08, 2018

    The United Nations Children’s Fund has scaled up humanitarian assistance and life-saving interventions for the Rohingya children and women along with...

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    Govt trashes Pakistan’s claim on OIC declaration

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 06:02pm on May 07, 2018

    The government on Monday refuted claim of Pakistan that the Dhaka Declaration adopted at the conclusion of the meeting of the council of foreign ministers...