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    Indian cooperation can help to end border killing: BGB DG

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:22am on January 10, 2017

    Director general of Border Guard Bangladesh major general Abul Hossain has said border killing can be reduced to the zero level if...

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    Bangladesh becomes permanent observer of OAS

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:47pm on January 09, 2017

    Bangladesh has attained the status of permanent observer of the Organisation of American States, the oldest multilateral regional organisation...

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    Reopening of Malaysian labour market depends on its government: minister

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 02:45pm on January 08, 2017

    Expatriates welfare and overseas employment minister Nurul Islam on Sunday said that the reopening of Malaysian labour market for...

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    Chinese FM makes brief stopover at Dhaka airport

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:35am on January 07, 2017

    Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi had an hour-long stopover at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka early Saturday on his way to Africa...

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    Bangladeshi peacekeeper killed in CAR: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Bangui | Updated at 03:15pm on January 07, 2017

    Gunmen killed a Bangladeshi peacekeeper in the restive Central African Republic on the same day that two Moroccan soldiers died in a separate attack, the...

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    US warns about travel to Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:00pm on January 06, 2017

    The United States is warning about travel to Bangladesh and tightening restrictions on family members accompanying US government officials...

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    Myanmar envoy summoned over shooting fishermen

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 02:32pm on December 29, 2016

    The Bangladesh government on Thursday afternoon summoned Myanmar ambassador Myo Myint Than and protested against the intrusion of...

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    No prior appointment needed for Indian tourist visa

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:35pm on December 28, 2016

    Indian High Commission in Dhaka will allow all Bangladesh travellers with confirmed air, train or bus tickets to submit their tourist visa applications without e-token...

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    Indian Railways e-ticket booking soon from Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:55pm on December 26, 2016

    Taking forward the cashless economy drive to SAARC nations, the Indian Railways is now planning to provide online train ticket booking facilities to...

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    Talks with Myanmar on Rohingya soon: Home minister

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:16pm on December 21, 2016

    The minister for home affairs, Asaduzzaman Khan, on Wednesday said Bangladesh government will sit for talks with the Maynmar government over the Rohingya issue very...