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    US for diplomatic solution to Rohingya crisis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 06, 2017

    The US government on Sunday said it would pursue for diplomatic solution to the protracted Rohingya crisis before applying punitive measures including imposition of sanctions...

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    Pakistan summons B’desh HC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:40am on November 05, 2017

    Pakistan foreign office summoned the high commissioner of Bangladesh in Islamabad on Thursday to register its protest against ‘the use of undiplomatic language’ by Dhaka...

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    B’desh top among SA countries

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:29am on November 05, 2017

    For the third time in a row, Bangladesh held its top most position among the countries of South Asia in ensuring gender equality, achieving 47th...

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    UN wants peaceful, inclusive general election

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:22am on November 05, 2017

    The United Nations, following request from the Election Commission, expressed its interest to assist it controlling violence during the next general election....

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    Bangladesh champion against climate vulnerabilities: Dutch PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:25am on November 04, 2017

    Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte has said Bangladesh is the champion against climate vulnerabilities...

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    Bangladesh supports Spain over Catalonia

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:16pm on November 02, 2017

      Bangladesh on Thursday supported constitutional measures undertaken by the Spanish government to uphold national unity and territorial integrity as it believed that social order...

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    Hasina on 30th among 100

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on November 03, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has made the 30th position on the list of 100 most powerful women in the world this year. Forbes’ another list...

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    China never remain with Bangladesh, claims AL MP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:19pm on November 01, 2017

    A ruling party MP at a seminar on the country’s foreign policy on Wednesday said actually China was never a friend of Bangladesh. Mir Mushtaque...

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    KSA, Turkey, Egypt move to UN

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 02, 2017

    The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with Turkey and Egypt on Wednesday tabled at the United Nations a draft resolution seeking measures to end violence in...

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    Dhaka seeks Islamabad’s apology

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 01, 2017

    The government on Tuesday demanded apology from the Pakistan government for trying to distort the history of Bangladesh’s War of Independence....