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    Chinese president shocked at loss of lives in Kathmandu plane crash

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on March 15, 2018

    Chinese president Xi Jinping has joined with other global leaders and expressed deep shock at the loss of lives in Kathmandu plane crash that claimed...

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    Int’l community mourns plane crash deaths

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on March 14, 2018

    International community on Tuesday offered their condolences at the death of dozens of passengers in the US-Bangla plane crash at Kathmandu airport in Nepal....

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    Slum dwellers suspect sabotage

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 07:07pm on March 13, 2018

    Many of the fire victims, who became homeless in a devastating fire in the capital’s Pallabir early Monday, suspected the incident as an act of...

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    Nepal plane crash came after confused pilot-airport chatter

    Associated Press | Updated at 05:53pm on March 13, 2018

    ‘I say again, turn!’ the air traffic controller called over the radio, his voice rising, as the flight from Bangladesh swerved low over the runway...

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    Int’l community buries head in sand: UN

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 14, 2018

    International community overlooked predictable and preventable atrocities by the Myanmar authorities against the Rohingyas over the years, which cost the minority people their lives, homes...

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    Dhaka waits for black box to be decoded

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:50am on March 14, 2018

    Bangladesh authorities are waiting for the black box of the crashed US-Bangla Airlines plane to be deciphered to come to a conclusion over the cause...

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    US-Bangla Plane Crash: 46 relatives of victims off to Kathmandu

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:26am on March 13, 2018

    A US-Bangla flight left Dhaka for Nepal with 46 relatives of the victims who died and injured in Monday's deadly crash of its another flight...

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    ‘Be our development partners’, Hasina to investors in Singapore

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:50am on March 13, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday invited the business community in Singapore to be Bangladesh's partners in its journey towards economic development as the country...

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    49 dead as US-Bangla aircraft crashes in Kathmandu

    Muktadir Rashid and Ahmed Shatil Alam | Updated at 01:50am on March 12, 2018

    At least 49 people were killed as a US-Bangla Airlines aircraft carrying 67 passengers and 4 crewmembers crashed and caught fire after it landed at...

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    PM urges decent work atmosphere for Bangladeshis in S’pore

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Singapore | Updated at 12:05am on March 13, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday urged the Singapore government to provide a decent work atmosphere for Bangladeshi workers as the South-East Asian country continued...