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    Bangladeshi killed by BSF along border

    Our Correspondent . Thakurgaon | Updated at 12:06pm on January 18, 2019

    A Bangladeshi youth was shot dead by the members of Indian Border Security Force along Dharmagar border at Ranishankoil upazila in the country’s northern Thakurgaon...

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    Int’l community assures Bangladesh of continued support 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:45pm on January 17, 2019

    Bangladesh foreign minister AK Abdul Momen will brief diplomats stationed in Dhaka at state guest house Padma at around 4:00pm on Thursday. State minister for...

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    Bangladesh appoints honorary consul in Emmeloord

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:13am on January 17, 2019

    Bangladesh appointed an honorary consul in Emmeloord with jurisdiction for the provinces of North Holland and Flevoland of the Netherlands....

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    Polish FM greets Abdul Momen

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:49pm on January 16, 2019

    Foreign minister of Poland Jacek Czaputowicz congratulated AK Abdul Momen on his appointment as the foreign minister of Bangladesh.In his message, the Polish foreign minister...

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    Rohingya exodus from India to Bangladesh hits 1,300

    Agence France-Presse . Cox's Bazar | Updated at 08:14pm on January 16, 2019

    At least 1,300 Rohingya Muslims have crossed into Bangladesh from India since the start of the year, an official said Wednesday, as fears of deportation...

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    Hasina, Merkel summit likely in mid-February

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on January 16, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina is likely to hold talks with German chancellor Angela Merkel in the middle of next month in Germany. The meeting is...

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    No govt intervention for HIV positive returnee migrants

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:41am on January 15, 2019

    The government has no facilities in place to provide any service to increasing number of HIV infected returnee migrants....

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    Initiatives to export surplus electricity in Nepal soon

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:17pm on January 14, 2019

    The government will soon initiate a process to export surplus electricity to neighbouring country Nepal in the winter when Bangladesh sees a drop in domestic...

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    OIC to support Bangladesh for its journey towards progress

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:24am on January 12, 2019

    Secretary general of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Yousef A Al Othaimeen said that the organisation stood ready to extend all possible support to Bangladesh...

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    London, Dhaka to work together for stronger trade, security cooperation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:21am on January 12, 2019

    The United Kingdom pledged to work together with Bangladesh for bolstering trade, economic and security cooperation....