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    Myanmar needs to earn trust of Rohingyas: FS

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on August 13, 2018

    Myanmar would need to take adequate measures for building confidence among the forcibly displaced minority Rohingya community so that they would want to go back...

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    Dhaka-Delhi relationship now at its best: PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:07pm on August 13, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said the relation between Bangladesh and India now reached a newer height as both the countries duly...

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    Bus driver demands Muslim woman to remove her niqab in UK

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:37am on August 13, 2018

    A niqab-wearing Muslim woman in the UK was treated like a ‘terrorist’ after a bus driver demanded that she should remove her face cover over...

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    Indian cyclists rally in Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Benapole | Updated at 12:03am on August 13, 2018

    A group of eight Indian cyclists reached here on Saturday night on a solidarity journey to Bangladesh to spread the message of Asia’s first Nobel...

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    270 workers from Bangladesh in Malaysia cheated by rehiring agent

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 13, 2018

    At least 270 Bangladeshi workers, who paid over Malaysian Ringgit 1.8 million to an agent for securing valid working permits as part of the Immigration Department’s...

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    Japan hopeful of resolving Rohingya crisis peacefully

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:57pm on August 12, 2018

    Japanese ambassador in Dhaka Hiroyasu Izumi on Sunday hoped that the Rohingya issue will be resolved as soon as possible in a peaceful...

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    Rebuild villages for returnees, create atmosphere: Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:55pm on August 11, 2018

    Bangladesh emphasised the need for accelerating efforts by the Myanmar government for creating conducive environment in the northern Rakhine State and rebuilding houses and villages...

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    IPI urges Bangladesh to protect journos

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:05am on August 10, 2018

    The International Press Institute, a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists, has expressed grave concern to the government of Bangladesh over recent...

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    FM begins Myanmar tour to see progress over Rohingya return

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on August 10, 2018

    Foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali began his 4-day visit to Myanmar on Thursday to discuss progress on Rohingya repatriation with Myanmar leadership...

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    Pulitzer Center calls Shahidul Alam ’s arrest unwarranted

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on August 09, 2018

    The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, the Committee to Protect Journalists, Reporters Without Borders called on Bangladesh government to promptly release photographer Shahidul Alam, who...