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    3.5 lakh Rohingyas registered in 50 days

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on October 31, 2017

    The Department of Immigration and Passports in 50 days till Monday completed registrations of 3.5 lakh Rohingyas entering Bangladesh to flee violence and persecution in...

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    ‘Bangladesh Festival’ celebrated in Australia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:09pm on October 29, 2017

    Expatriate Bangladeshis from Australia, New Zealand and Fiji gathered at Bangladesh Festival at Paul Keating Park of Bankstown of...

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    Framework agreement with China today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:42am on October 29, 2017

    Government is going to sign a framework agreement with the Export-Import Bank of China for installation of a single point mooring with double pipelines today...

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    UAE stopped hiring Bangladeshi workers 5 years ago

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:11am on October 29, 2017

    The United Arab Emirates, once a big destination for Bangladeshi workers, stopped recruiting them five years back...

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    Repatriation depends on term of reference: HM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on October 27, 2017

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday said the repatriation of Rohingya people, who took shelter in Bangladesh, would depend on term of reference as the...

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    Chinese special envoy in city to discuss Rohingya issue

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:02pm on October 25, 2017

    Chinese special envoy of Asian affairs Sun Guoxiang is now in city to discuss bilateral issues with special focus on Rohingya issue with...

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    Bangladesh signs two memos with Myanmar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 25, 2017

    Bangladesh on Tuesday signed two memorandums of understanding with Myanmar to fetch security cooperation and dialogue and set up border liaison office in respective countries...

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    HM off to Myanmar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:15am on October 24, 2017

    Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan left Dhaka for Myanmar on Monday to hold talks on various issues, including the Rohingya crisis, aiming to send them back...

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    $340m pledged to support Rohingyas: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Nations have pledged $340 million to care for Myanmar’s Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, an ‘encouraging’ step in the response to the intensifying crisis, the UN...

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    It’s govt duty to create proper environment for poll: Sushma

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Indian external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj believes that it is a responsibility of the government to create an environment conducive to the holding of an...