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    China, Russia require revising Rohingya strategy

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on January 26, 2020

    The claim of jurisdiction by UN apex court International Court of Justice in Rohingya genocide case would require concerned countries, especially Russia and China, to...

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    Dhaka contacts Beijing for emergency support

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on January 26, 2020

    The Bangladesh authorities are in touch with the Chinese government for extending emergency support and safety to Bangladesh citizens staying in the country amid Coronavirus...

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    Bangladesh asks Myanmar to fully follow ICJ measures

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on January 24, 2020

    The Bangladesh government on Thursday requested the Myanmar authorities to fully implement the interim measures declared by the International Court of Justice. The measures were...

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    China, Russia support for Myanmar shameful: UN rapporteur

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:00pm on January 23, 2020

    United Nations special rapporteur Yanghee Lee on Thursday termed ‘shameful’ the support UN Security Council members China and Russia continued to Myanmar. ‘It is shameful...

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    ICJ ruling today on interim measures

    Diplomatic Correspondent  | Updated at 12:45am on January 23, 2020

    The International Court of Justice is scheduled for today to pronounce its decision on whether provisional measures should be imposed on Myanmar over alleged protracted...

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    HC to India presents credentials

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:39am on January 22, 2020

    Bangladesh high commissioner to India Muhammad Imran on Tuesday presented his credentials to the president of India, Ram Nath Kovind, at at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New...

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    Talukder Maniruzzaman was a lighthouse: discussion

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on January 18, 2020

    Professor Talukder Maniruzzaman was a great thinker who played the role of a lighthouse when people’s right was snatched at every difficult time of the...

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    Government asks EU to take skilled workers legally

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on January 17, 2020

    The Bangladesh government on Thursday requested the European Commission to open legal pathways of migration for skilled workers to stop illegal entries into European countries...

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    BRAC, Germany set up climate fund

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on January 16, 2020

    BRAC and the German government on Wednesday jointly launched a trust fund called Climate Bridge Fund to operate in Bangladesh with an initial amount of...

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    Four bodies to reach from Turkey Friday

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on January 16, 2020

    Bodies of four Bangladesh citizens, who were killed in a boat capsize in a lake in eastern Turkey, are likely to reach Dhaka airport on...