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    Govt again sets countrywise migration costs for workers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:02am on August 06, 2017

    The government has recently fixed country wise rates for sending workers to 15 countries by the recruiting agencies...

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    B’deshi workers in Sudan on job visas get trafficked

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:47am on August 04, 2017

    Workers from Bangladesh on reaching the Sudan on job visas often get trafficked to Libya as well as European countries, officials and migrant rights campaigners...

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    OIC for talks, interfaith dialogue with Myanmar

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 04, 2017

    Organisation of Islamic Cooperation on Thursday stressed the need for holding talks with Myanmar on resolving protracted crisis involving minority Muslims, widely known as Rohingyas,...

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    Barguna UNO Tariq transferred to cabinet division

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:21am on August 02, 2017

    Upazila Nirbahi Officer of Barguna Sadar Tariq Salman, who had to endure harassment following the filing of a defamation case by a Barisal Awami..

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    BD national shot dead in Saudi Arabia

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:19am on August 02, 2017

    A Bangladeshi national was shot dead by terrorists at Qatif city of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Three more foreign nationals were also killed in...

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    Three shot dead in Moscow court

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 01:10am on August 02, 2017

    Three people being taken to stand trial in a Moscow court were shot dead after they tried to grab side-arms from court security officers and...

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    OIC secretary general due today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:09am on August 02, 2017

    Secretary general of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen arrives in the city tonight on a four-day working tour...

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    Disputes among neighbours should be solved thru’ talks: PM    

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:25pm on July 30, 2017

    Mentioning that Bangladesh believes in maintaining good relations with neighbouring countries, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said there may exist disputes among neighbours but...

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    Migrants face 13 major barriers to getting justice: ILO

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:08am on July 30, 2017

    Migrant workers from Southeast Asian countries, including Bangladesh, are facing 13 major barriers to get justice, the International Labour Organisation finds in a report....

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    Trump aide postpones Dhaka visit

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:04am on July 30, 2017

    US president Donald Trump’s deputy assistant Lisa Curtis postponed her visit to Dhaka scheduled to begin on Sunday....