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    Erdogan calls president, expresses concern over Rohingya crisis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:28pm on September 01, 2017

    Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday night phoned Bangladesh president Abdul Hamid expressing concern over the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar. The president’s press secretary...

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    No appointment date required for IVACs in Rajshahi, Rangpur

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:43pm on August 31, 2017

    Tourist visa applicants from Rajshahi and Rangpur can now walk-in and submit their applications at IVACs in Rajshahi and Rangpur without...

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    Alice Wells concludes Dhaka visit, off to Colombo

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 31, 2017

    Acting assistant secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice G Wells on Wednesday left Dhaka for her next stop in Colombo completing...

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    Bangladesh concerned at North Korea’s missile launching over Japan

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:40pm on August 30, 2017

    Bangladesh has expressed its grave concern at the recent launching of a ballistic missile over northern Japan by North Korea. ‘We’ve seen that through a...

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    Bangladesh, Russia set for deal on nuclear waste

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:58pm on August 29, 2017

    Bangladesh is set to ink a crucial deal with Russia on Wednesday on returning the hazardous nuclear wastes to be emerged as spent fuels of...

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    US official in city to discuss cooperation

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:40am on August 29, 2017

    Acting assistant secretary of US Department of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells arrived here on a two-day visit early Tuesday. Alice...

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    Pope due in Myanmar, Bangladesh in November

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on August 29, 2017

    Pope Francis would arrive in Bangladesh on November 30 on a three-day state visit at joint invitations from president Abdul Hamid and Catholic Bishops Conference...

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    Dhaka for joint anti-militant operations along Myanmar border

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 29, 2017

    Bangladesh on Monday formally proposed Myanmar for conducting joint operations by security forces along borders of the two countries for containing alleged militant activities in...

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    Pope Francis arrives in Dhaka on Nov 30

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:10pm on August 28, 2017

    Pope Francis will arrive in Dhaka on November 30 on a three-day state visit. Archbishop House in Dhaka announced the schedule at...

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    Qatar road accident leaves two Bangladeshis dead

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:17pm on August 28, 2017

    Two Bangladeshi expatriates were killed in a road accident at Umm Salal Ali town in Qatar on Saturday midnight (Qatar local time)...

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