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    Bangladesh mission in Delhi celebrates Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on March 18, 2018

    The 98th birth anniversary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Children Day was celebrated today at Bangladesh high commission in New Delhi...

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    36 youths return from India after serving jailv

    United News of Bangladesh . Benapole | Updated at 12:05am on March 18, 2018

    A total of 36 Bangladeshi youths returned home through Benapole check post on Saturday after serving one year jail term in an Indian prison...

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    UN appeals for $951 million for Rohingyas

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 02:05am on March 17, 2018

    The United Nations on Friday appealed for $951 million to assist Rohingyas in Bangladesh and host community members till December while one-fourth of funding it...

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    Naval chief returns home from Qatar

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:14am on March 16, 2018

    Navy chief admiral Nizamuddin Ahmed on Thursday returned home after attending Doha International Maritime Defence and Conference-2018 in Qatar...

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    Landmine in Myanmar border kills Bangladeshi, injures five

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on March 15, 2018

    A 40-year-old Bangladeshi national, belonging to ethnic minority Mro community, was killed and five members of his family were injured in the explosion of a...

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    Chinese president shocked at loss of lives in Kathmandu plane crash

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on March 15, 2018

    Chinese president Xi Jinping has joined with other global leaders and expressed deep shock at the loss of lives in Kathmandu plane crash that claimed...

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    Int’l community mourns plane crash deaths

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on March 14, 2018

    International community on Tuesday offered their condolences at the death of dozens of passengers in the US-Bangla plane crash at Kathmandu airport in Nepal....

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    Slum dwellers suspect sabotage

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 07:07pm on March 13, 2018

    Many of the fire victims, who became homeless in a devastating fire in the capital’s Pallabir early Monday, suspected the incident as an act of...

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    Nepal plane crash came after confused pilot-airport chatter

    Associated Press | Updated at 05:53pm on March 13, 2018

    ‘I say again, turn!’ the air traffic controller called over the radio, his voice rising, as the flight from Bangladesh swerved low over the runway...

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    Int’l community buries head in sand: UN

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 14, 2018

    International community overlooked predictable and preventable atrocities by the Myanmar authorities against the Rohingyas over the years, which cost the minority people their lives, homes...