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    Bangladesh should avail Horizon 2020 funds: EU ambassador

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2018

    The European Union would support Bangladesh in the fields of research to help it face challenges involving food, health, energy and water in the most...

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    European parliamentary team meets PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:09am on November 25, 2018

    A European parliamentary delegation paid a courtesy call on prime minister Sheikh Hasina at her official Ganobhaban residence in Dhaka on Saturday evening.Briefing reporters after...

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    Fears of boat exodus as smugglers prey on Rohingya desperation

    Agence France-Presse . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:56am on November 24, 2018

    As desperation swells in the squalid camps that are home to a million Rohingya refugees, long-dormant - and often deadly - trafficking networks are being...

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    Govt seeks appearance of 2 Canadian cops, FBI agent

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:17am on November 23, 2018

    The government on Thursday urged the Dhaka Special Judge’s Court 9 to allow appearance of two Canadian cops and an FBI agent in NIKO graft...

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    No Rohingya returns in one year of signing deal

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on November 23, 2018

    No forcibly displaced people of Rakhine returned to their home within one year of signing an agreement between Bangladesh and Myanmar, putting question mark on...

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    Bangladesh citizens can avail conditional visa at ports: Chinese embassy

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:30pm on November 22, 2018

    The Chinese embassy in Dhaka said that the facilities of visa on arrival for foreigners would be applicable for Bangladesh citizens subject to fulfilling requirements...

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    Myanmar should take back Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:48am on November 21, 2018

    Newly appointed Danish ambassador to Bangladesh Winnie Estrup Petersen on Tuesday said Myanmar should take back their Rohingya nationals living in Bangladesh....

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    India provides additional route endorsement for travelers

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on November 21, 2018

    The Indian Visa Application Centres in Bangladesh would provide an additional route endorsement on valid visas for easing access and departure for the travelers, the...

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    Int'l support must for inclusive Rohingya education in Bangladesh: UNESCO

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:27am on November 20, 2018

    International support is vital for countries like Bangladesh to make the shift to inclusive education ensuring education for Rohingyas living in Bangladesh, says a new...

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    Polls Bangladesh’s internal issue: Shringla

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:39am on November 20, 2018

    Indian high commissioner in Dhaka Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Monday reiterated India’s position on Bangladesh election saying they had no involvement with the issues related...