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    Bangladesh to observe state mourning for Omani Sultan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:28am on January 13, 2020

    Bangladesh would observe one day state mourning on Monday on demise of Omani Sultan Qaboos who died on January 10. ‘National flag will be hoisted...

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    Dhaka, Delhi want zero death along border: Momen

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:59pm on January 12, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Sunday said Bangladesh and India wanted zero death along Bangladesh-India border but it was happening. He said they were...

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    Shahriar cancels India visit

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on January 12, 2020

    State minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar Alam cancelled his visit to India for speaking at Raisina Dialogue on January 14 organised by non-government think...

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    PM leaves for Abu Dhabi today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:30am on January 12, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina would leave Dhaka on Sunday for Abu Dhabi on a three-day official visit to the United Arab Emirates to attend Abu...

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    Sending workers to Cambodia, Somalia, Sudan not safe: experts

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:02am on January 12, 2020

    Bangladesh government continues to send workers to Cambodia, Somalia and Sudan but migration experts said that sending workers to such countries is not a proper...

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    Over one lakh migrant workers back home in 2019

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:27am on January 12, 2020

    Over one lakh migrant workers of Bangladesh came back home in 2019 either by getting undocumented or facing other problems and amid growing uncertainties for...

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    Bangladesh asks UNSC to end crimes against humanity:

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:17pm on January 11, 2020

    The permanent representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations ambassador Rabab Fatima had urged the UN Security Council to bring an end to crimes against...

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    Western Marine delivers two more ships to India

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:16am on January 11, 2020

    Bangladesh on Friday delivered two more seagoing ships built at Western Marine Shipyard in Chattogram. Western Marine Shipyard Limited organised the delivery ceremony onboard Western...

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    Bangladeshi products attract viewers in ‘Heimtextil Frankfurt’

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:01am on January 11, 2020

    Bangladeshi products drew attention to the visitors in ‘Heimtextil Frankfurt’, a four-day trade show, started from January 7 in Germany. The Bangladeshi exhibitors said they...

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    Japan supports constructing resource centre in Sunamganj

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 12:55am on January 11, 2020

    A Japan-supported project for construction of multipurpose resource centre for agricultural and disaster management had been opened in Tahirpur of Sunamganj. The project was implemented...