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    Govt takes steps to bring back three bodies of Bangladeshis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on March 21, 2019

    The foreign ministry has taken initiatives to bring the bodies of three Bangladesh nationals, who died in terrorist attacks at two mosques in New Zealand...

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    Dhaka issues travel alert for Bangladeshis in Australia

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 04:01pm on March 19, 2019

    The government has issued a travel advisory on Tuesday for Bangladesh nationals living in and travelling to Australia asking them to exercise caution in public...

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    One more Bangladeshi still missing, travel alert for Bangladeshis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on March 19, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen said on Monday that one Bangladeshi was still missing since the terror attacks on two mosques at Christchurch in New...

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    Death toll of Bangladeshis rises to five

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 18, 2019

    The death toll of Bangladeshi victims rose to five and another person remained missing till Sunday as they were victims of terror attacks in two...

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    3 Bangladeshis still missing, more deaths feared

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:50pm on March 16, 2019

    Three Bangladeshi victims of terror attacks in two mosques at Christchurch in New Zealand were missing till Saturday afternoon as the incident left 49 people...

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    State organs need checks and balances, oversight

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on March 15, 2019

    Experts on Thursday stressed the need for maintaining checks and balances among three major state organs — executive, judiciary and legislature, with active and effective...

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    Most power in Bangladesh PMO: US

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on March 15, 2019

    Most power in Bangladesh ‘resides in the Office of the Prime Minister’ Sheikh Hasina although the country’s constitution provides for a parliamentary form of government,...

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    Belgium to explore trade potentials with Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on March 14, 2019

    Belgium was planning to send a trade delegation to Bangladesh later in 2019 to explore trade and investment opportunities, Francois Delhaye, new Belgian ambassador to...

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    Using ‘internal problem’ not valid for India: ORF chief

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:47pm on March 13, 2019

    India should not offer its internal problem as an excuse for avoiding the signing of an agreement on Teesta water sharing with Bangladesh, a leading...

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    Governance reform a must to create knowledge-based workforce

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on March 13, 2019

    Bangladesh must take lead in South Asia in creating a knowledge-based workforce through bringing in transformation in governance and removing structural, cultural and gender barriers,...