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    PM to join BIMSTEC summit in Nepal

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on August 13, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina will join a summit of heads of governments of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation set...

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    Myanmar needs to earn trust of Rohingyas: FS

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on August 13, 2018

    Myanmar would need to take adequate measures for building confidence among the forcibly displaced minority Rohingya community so that they would want to go back...

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    Rebuild villages for returnees, create atmosphere: Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:55pm on August 11, 2018

    Bangladesh emphasised the need for accelerating efforts by the Myanmar government for creating conducive environment in the northern Rakhine State and rebuilding houses and villages...

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    Rohingya an issue important for Commonwealth, says its SG

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 09, 2018

    Two UN bodies on Wednesday asked the Myanmar government to demonstrate its willingness for taking back Rohingya people with making tangible progress by granting effective...

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    Resolving crisis key to regional stability: Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:22am on August 08, 2018

    Japanese foreign minister Taro Kono cancelled his visit to Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi in the capital scheduled for Tuesday....

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    Japanese FM in city

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:05pm on August 07, 2018

    Japanese foreign minister Taro Kono reached Dhaka Tuesday afternoon on a one-day official visit. Foreign ministry secretary (Asia and Pacifiic) Mahbub Uz-zaman and Bangladesh ambassador...

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    Uphold right to peaceful protest: EU

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2018

    The European Union on Tuesday stressed the need for ensuring right to peaceful protest in Bangladesh...

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    US seeks probe, action against perpetrators

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on August 07, 2018

    The United States has sought from the Bangladesh government a thorough investigation into the attack on official vehicle of its ambassador in Dhaka and bringing...

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    Ambassador Bernicat unharmed: US embassy in Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on August 06, 2018

    The US ambassador Mercia Bernicat was unharmed as armed miscreants attacked her official vehicle at Mohammadpur area in Dhaka on Saturday night....

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    UN concerned at safety of children, youths during protest in Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 06, 2018

    The United Nations and the United States on Sunday expressed concern for the safety of children and young people during protests over road safety and...