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    JRC meets soon

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:42pm on September 29, 2020

    Bangladesh and India would hold a minister-level meeting of the Joint Rivers Commission of the two countries for resolution of the protracted disputes on water...

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    586 Rohingyas held in 8 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on September 29, 2020

    The Bangladesh authorities have arrested at least 586 Rohingyas for their alleged involvement in various criminal offences in last eight months. They were arrested mainly...

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    Tigers to tour New Zealand in March next year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on September 29, 2020

    New Zealand Cricket on Tuesday confirmed the itinerary for Bangladesh’s tour to New Zealand in March next year, which will be the national team’s first...

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    Mustafiz suffers double blow

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 10:44pm on September 29, 2020

    Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman suffered a double blow by the cancellation of the Sri Lanka series as it ruled out his chances of making a...

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    Writing contest for emerging women writers announced

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:29pm on September 29, 2020

    A digital writing competition for emerging women writers aged 16-plus from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Birmingham, UK was announced on Tuesday at an online press conference...

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    Dhaka hopes early signing of Teesta deal: FM

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 08:08pm on September 29, 2020

    Bangladesh and India on Tuesday agreed to resolve the water-sharing issues of common rivers, including Teesta treaty, and bring down border killings to a zero...

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    COVID-19 claims 26, infects 1,488 more in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:16pm on September 29, 2020

    COVID-19 killed 26 more people while 1,488 new coronavirus cases were detected across the country during the 24-hour period till 8:00am Tuesday. With the new...

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    Tigers to return to scene of New Zealand mosque attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 10:25am on September 29, 2020

    Bangladesh cricketers are to return to the scene of the Christchurch mosque massacres two years after the tragedy, New Zealand cricket said Tuesday. They are...

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    Bangladeshis among 113 migrants detained in Slovenia

    Agence France-Presse. Ljubljana | Updated at 08:41pm on September 28, 2020

    Slovenian police said on Monday that they had apprehended over hundred migrants, mostly from Pakistan and Bangladesh, in a single evening after they crossed the...

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    Hasina, Modi to meet virtually in December: FM

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 06:51pm on September 28, 2020

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi and prime minister Sheikh Hasina will hold a virtual meeting in December, foreign minister AK Abdul Momen said on Monday....