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    Bangladesh-India agreed to exchange advance weather forecast

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:43pm on November 11, 2016

    Bangladesh and India have agreed to exchange accurate information on proper time about natural calamities to take early preparations against the...

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    President, PM, JS speaker, BNP chief congratulate Trump

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:03pm on November 09, 2016

    President Abdul Hamid and prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday invited the US president-elect, Donald J Trump and his spouse Melania Trump to Dhaka...

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    US election won't affect ties with Bangladesh: Bernicat

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:41pm on November 07, 2016

      US ambassador Stephens Bloom Marcia Bernicat on Monday hinted that the existing Bangladesh-US relations would not be affected by change of government following the...

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    Dhaka court acquits Daud Merchant

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 07:38pm on November 03, 2016

    Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Thursday acquitted Indian national Abdul Rauf alias Daud Merchant from a case related to his suspicious movement under section 54...

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    Modi lauds Bangladesh’s disaster management success

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:58pm on November 03, 2016

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday praised Bangladesh’s community-based cyclone preparedness programme as ‘a global best practice’...

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    Bernicat’s salute to Tigers

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:51pm on October 31, 2016

    United States ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat has congratulated Tigers on their historic test win against England and shared her own photo posing like cricket...

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    Bernicat saddened by sexual assaults on Bangladeshi girls

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:29pm on October 31, 2016

    United States ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat on Monday said she is ‘saddened’ by recent sexual assaults of girls...

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    Bangladesh asks Myanmar to uproot ‘Yaba’ factories

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:38pm on October 29, 2016

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Saturday asked Myanmar to take effective steps uproot ‘yaba’ factories in its territories saying Bangladesh appears to be a victim...

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    BSF to deploy more floating BOPs along Bangladesh border

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:09pm on October 29, 2016

    Indian Border Security Force has decided to deploy six to seven floating border outposts next year with a view to strengthening vigil along the riverine...

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    Dhaka renews pledge to send cops to UN missions on demand

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:35pm on October 28, 2016

    Bangladesh has reiterated its commitment to remain one of the first responders to the United Nation's call for troops and police...