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    Bangladesh ‘fails’ to protect dissenting voices: AI

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on May 03, 2017

    Amnesty International, a London-based right group, has said Bangladesh government has failed to protect dissenting voices or hold accountable the armed groups that threaten them,...

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    Better connectivity key to regional growth: PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:40pm on October 06, 2016

      Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said the future growth of this region lies in ‘better connectivity’ among its countries. The prime minister said...

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    Malaysia-expatriate hacked dead at Tongi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35am on October 06, 2016

    Assailants hacked a Malaysia expatriate to death at Tongi in Gazipur on Thursday morning. The victim, Delwar Hossain, 30, a resident of the...

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    MPs demand exemplary punishment of attacker on Khadiza

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:10am on October 05, 2016

    Lawmakers on Wednesday demanded exemplary punishment of Bangladesh Chhatra League leader Badrul Alam, who attempted to kill Sylhet Government Women’s College student Khadiza Akter Nargis,...

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    Pope Francis to visit Bangladesh in 2017

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:10pm on October 03, 2016

    Pope Francis will visit Portugal next year and is ‘almost sure’ he will go to India and Bangladesh...

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    Ashraf seeks restoration of Bangladesh-China road links

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 05:36pm on October 01, 2016

    Awami League general secretary and public administration minister Syed Ashraful Islam on Sunday described Bangladesh-China ties as ‘historic and empathic’ as it was rooted in...