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    UNSC to visit Myanmar, Bangladesh

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:48am on April 13, 2018

    The United Nations Security Council will travel to Myanmar and Bangladesh this month to see first-hand the impact of the Rohingya refugee crisis, and to...

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    Govt agencies non-cooperative with DNCC: officials

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:22am on April 13, 2018

    Dhaka North City Corporation officials on Thursday said that the city service providing government agencies under the city corporation area were not cooperative with them...

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    Myanmar minister for following military-dictated ‘law’

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 13, 2018

    Myanmar minister Win Myat Aye said in Dhaka on Thursday that his government would go by the law on restoring citizenship of forcibly displaced Rohingyas...

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    PM to visit KSA, UK next week

    Diplomatic Correpondent | Updated at 12:25am on April 13, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina will leave Dhaka on April 15 for a week-long visit in the KSA and the United Kingdom. She would attend the...

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    Protests greet Myanmar minister at Rohingya camps

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

    Myanmar social welfare and relief and resettlement minister Win Myat Aye on Wednesday visited the Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar amid protests by the victims...

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    Dhaka, Delhi sign six MoUs to strengthen dev ties

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:08pm on April 09, 2018

    Bangladesh and India on Monday signed six documents to strengthen development cooperation between the two countries. Indian foreign secretary Vijay Keshav Gokhale and his Bangladesh...

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    India wants early repatriation of Rohingyas

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 10, 2018

    Indian foreign secretary Vijay Keshav Gokhale on Monday stressed the need for implementation of the instruments signed between Bangladesh and Myanmar for early and peaceful...

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    Indian foreign secretary in city

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 09, 2018

    Indian foreign secretary Vijay Keshav Gokhale arrived in Dhaka on Sunday in a three-day familiarisation tour after taking over the responsibility about two months ago....

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    Dhaka, Washington hold session on US immigration visa

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on April 08, 2018

    Bangladesh embassy in Washington, DC and US embassy in Dhaka have jointly hosted an interactive session on ‘Demystifying the Immigration Visa Process’ to enable the...

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    Overseas job opportunities shrink for B’deshis

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:13am on April 08, 2018

    Job opportunities for Bangladeshi workers shrank abroad since February, according to the Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training....