Shahidul Islam Chowdhury

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    Canada, US keep decisions on fugitive Mujib killers pending

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on August 15, 2019

    The government has renewed engagements with Canada and the United States to bring back SHMB Noor Chowdhury and MA Rashed Chowdhury, two of the six...

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    India wants more time for Ganges Barrage study

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:32am on August 09, 2019

    India on Thursday pressed for unspecified time for conducting an elaborate study on maximising benefit from the construction of Ganges Barrage in Bangladesh. At a...

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    Bangladesh blocks Myanmar’s IORA entry

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:07am on August 08, 2019

    Bangladesh has blocked an attempt of Myanmar to become a member of 22-member Indian Ocean Rim Association in a recent meeting of the organisation in...

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    Secy-level meeting on Aug 7

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:36am on August 02, 2019

    Bangladesh and India would hold talks at the level of water secretaries on August 7 on sharing of water of common rivers. The meeting would...

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    Tehran offers barter trade with Dhaka

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:45am on August 01, 2019

    Iran offered Bangladesh to start bartering as a mode of trade and services between the two countries avoiding US dollars as a medium of exchange,...

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    Foreign minister annoyed at lobbying for postings, transfers

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:04am on July 30, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen was apparently annoyed at the lobbying by a section of senior serving diplomats to thwart his move to transfer them...

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    Govt asks UN to include Rohingya relocation

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 08:20pm on July 24, 2019

    The government has asked the UN agencies to include the relocation of Rohingya people to Bhashan Char in Noakhali in the multiparty joint response plan...

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    Myanmar not ready to take Rohingyas: UN envoy

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on July 24, 2019

    A top envoy of the United Nations on Myanmar on Tuesday said Myanmar was not ready for taking back Rohingya people of the country from...

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    Bangladesh gets less than guaranteed Ganges water

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on July 02, 2019

    India deprived Bangladesh of its guaranteed Ganges water share for 65 per cent time during the critical dry periods in violation of an agreement signed...

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    OIC to take Myanmar to ICJ for accountability, justice: FM

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury  | Updated at 01:29am on June 11, 2019

    The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation is set to launch a case at the International Court of Justice against Myanmar for ensuring accountability and justice for...