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    Int'l support must for inclusive Rohingya education in Bangladesh: UNESCO

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:27am on November 20, 2018

    International support is vital for countries like Bangladesh to make the shift to inclusive education ensuring education for Rohingyas living in Bangladesh, says a new...

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    Polls Bangladesh’s internal issue: Shringla

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:39am on November 20, 2018

    Indian high commissioner in Dhaka Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Monday reiterated India’s position on Bangladesh election saying they had no involvement with the issues related...

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    New US ambassador reaches Dhaka

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on November 20, 2018

    US ambassador-designate Earl R Miller reached Dhaka on Sunday to take his new responsibility in Bangladesh. The US Senate confirmed his appointment on October 11,...

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    669 children killed, 39 maimed in Myanmar in 14 months: UN

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:38am on November 18, 2018

    The United Nations said some 669 children were reported killed, 39 maimed in Myanmar and a large majority of them were Rohingyas....

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    UN adopts resolution on HR situation in Myanmar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:33am on November 17, 2018

    The third committee of the UN General Assembly in New York has adopted a resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar. A total...

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    UNICEF calls on int’l community to support Rohingya children, families

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:18am on November 17, 2018

    UNICEF called on the international community to continue working with the governments and civil society of Bangladesh and Myanmar in support of Rohingya children and...

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    Swiss embassy celebrates B’desh-Switzerland friendship

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:14am on November 17, 2018

    The Embassy of Switzerland hosted the Swiss Night on Thursday in the capital to celebrate the friendship between Bangladesh and Switzerland....

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    Denmark sees potentials in Bangladesh labour markets

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:55am on November 16, 2018

    Denmark believes that the labour market in Bangladesh would play an important role in ensuring stability and democracy as well as in growth, investment and...

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    AFAD expresses concern over ‘intimidation’ of Odhikar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on November 16, 2018

    The Asian Federation against Involuntary Disappearances has expressed its concern over the deteriorating situation in Bangladesh ahead of general election and the precarious position in...

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    Address deteriorating human rights conditions, EU asks Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on November 16, 2018

    The European Parliament has passed a resolution calling on Bangladesh to urgently address deteriorating human rights conditions, extra judicial killings, enforced disappearances, excessive use of...