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    Brazil to explore more potential with Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:17am on August 03, 2018

    Newly appointed ambassador of Brazil to Bangladesh Joao Tabajara de Oliveira Junior on Thursday stressed exploring more potential and finding out new areas of cooperation...

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    NRC row will destroy ties with Bangladesh, warns Mamata

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:08am on August 03, 2018

    Keeping her guns trained on the BJP dispensation over the controversial exclusion of 40 lakh residents of Assam from its draft National Register of Citizens,...

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    Assam’s citizen list not to harm ties with Bangladesh: Shringla

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:05pm on August 02, 2018

    Indian high commissioner to Bangladesh Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Thursday said making the list of citizens in Assam is an internal matter of India and...

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    Japan to set up Sheikh Mujib’s sculpture in Tokyo: Japanese MP

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:20am on August 02, 2018

    Japanese parliament member Hiroshi Yamada on Wednesday said the Japan government would set up a bronze sculpture of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Tokyo by 2020...

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    300 buses purchase from India on supplier’s credit approved

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on August 02, 2018

    The cabinet committee on government purchase in a meeting on Wednesday approved a proposal to procure 300 double-decker buses with supplier’s credit from India....

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    Bangladesh army chief off to India on 6-day visit

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:13am on August 01, 2018

    Chief of army staff of Bangladesh Army General Aziz Ahmed left here on Tuesday for India on a six-day visit, his first foreign tour after...

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    No one to be harassed over Assam citizenship: India 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:10am on August 01, 2018

    The government of India has asked the state government of Assam to ensure that law and order is maintained and no one is allowed to...

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    Joint working group to visit Rakhine

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 03:08am on August 01, 2018

    Bangladeshi members of joint working group on the repatriation of Rohingyas would visit Northern Rakhine state of Myanmar to check if the place is ready...

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    UK couple jailed for forcing daughter to wed in Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:07am on August 01, 2018

    A UK couple who tricked their teenage daughter into travelling to Bangladesh in an attempt to force her to marry her first cousin have been...

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    Commonwealth secy gen to visit Bangladesh Aug 8

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:03am on August 01, 2018

    Commonwealth secretary general Patricia Scotland will be here on a two-day visit on August 8 to have discussions with head of government, ministers and other...