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    Dhaka, Seoul to maintain cooperative ties: Korea

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:52am on April 01, 2018

    Deputy minister for planning and coordination, South Korea’s ministry of foreign affairs Suh Jeong-in has said Bangladesh and South Korea have a cooperative relationship...

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    Myanmar’s monastic leaders urged to stand against ethnic cleansing

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:50am on April 01, 2018

    An internationally-acclaimed Buddhist peace activist has called upon the monastic leadership in Myanmar to take a stand against ethnic cleansing in that country...

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    OIC FMs Dhaka meet May 5-6

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 07:42pm on March 29, 2018

    Foreign ministers of the OIC member countries are likely to discuss in a meeting in Dhaka sustainable repatriation of forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals to their...

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    Prime suspect confesses to killing

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:17am on March 29, 2018

    The prime suspect in the killing of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology former student on Wednesday made a statement before the Sylhet metropolitan...

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    Ctg consumers want respite from fake billing, harassment

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 02:00am on March 29, 2018

    Faulty electricity billing, meter readers’ corruption and harassment for new power connections have been causing immense sufferings to consumers in Chittagong....

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    Opposition bid to impeach chief justice of India

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:10am on March 29, 2018

    The opposition camp appeared to move decisively towards moving an impeachment motion against chief justice of India Dipak Misra, with leaders holding consultations on Tuesday...

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    Continue pressure on Myanmar to take back Rohingyas: PM 

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:46pm on March 28, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday reiterated her call to the international community to continue pressure on the Myanmar government to take back its nationals...

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    Russia, UK woo Bangladesh over spy poisoning row

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:31pm on March 27, 2018

    Russian Federation and the United Kingdom have separately appraised Bangladesh about the alleged poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia Skripal.....

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    Ajit Doval in city

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on March 28, 2018

    Indian national security adviser Ajit Doval arrived in Dhaka Tuesday afternoon on a three-day official visit to attend the BIMSTEC national security chiefs’ meeting and...

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    Trump recognises Bangladesh’s steady economic progress

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:28pm on March 25, 2018

    US president Donald Trump on has congratulated Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina on the occasion of Independence Day...