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    Rohingya people relocation project gets VAT waiver

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 12, 2019

    National Board of Revenue has exempted the Ashrayan Project-3, which is dedicated to building shelters for relocating Myanmar national Rohingya refugees at Hatiya in Noakhali,...

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    WB clears $165m grant to help Rohingyas

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 05:46pm on March 09, 2019

    The World Bank (WB) has approved a US$165 million grant to help Bangladesh provide basic services and build disaster and social resilience for the...

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    ICC team probes Rohingya atrocities

    Agence France-Presse . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on March 07, 2019

    A team from the office of the International Criminal Court prosecutor was in Bangladesh on Wednesday for a preliminary probe into alleged atrocities committed against...

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    Rohingya lawyer wins Women of Courage award

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:20pm on March 06, 2019

    Rohingya lawyer Razia Sultana has been named as one of the 10 winners of this year's International Women of Courage Award, recognising her role in...

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    ICC team due today

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on March 06, 2019

    A team of the International Criminal Court is set to reach Dhaka today for conducting preliminary examinations aimed at establishing a case on atrocities committed...

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    Women, children help desk opened in Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camp

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:24pm on March 04, 2019

    Cox’s Bazar police and UN women have launched a women and children help desk, the first of its kind in Rohingya camps, at Madhuchara police...

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    Bangladesh tells UN it can't take Myanmar refugees anymore

    Agence France-Presse.United Nations | Updated at 06:57am on March 01, 2019

    Bangladesh told the UN Security Council on Thursday that it will no longer be able to take in refugees from Myanmar....

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    Bangladesh seeks continued French support for safe return of Rohingyas  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:35am on March 01, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Thursday sought continued French support to create conducive environment inside the Rakhine state of Myanmar for their dignified return...

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    Japan to provide $32.5m more for Rohingyas, host communities

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:00pm on February 26, 2019

    The government of Japan has decided to provide approximately US$ 32.5 million as additional new money to support Rohingyas and...

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    Myanmar shuns pressure with China backing, says FM

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on February 25, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Sunday said Myanmar averted all international pressures as it got unwavering support from China. ‘There were many country-specific resolutions...