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    Beijing enquires about Dhaka’s position on US-led IPS

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on November 12, 2018

    China’s enquiry about Bangladesh’s position on Indo-Pacific Strategy proposed mainly by the United States, in which India is also a major partner, prompts Bangladesh to...

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    Eight envoys present their credentials to president

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:07am on November 08, 2018

    Ambassadors of six countries and high commissioners of two countries to Bangladesh separately presented their respective credentials to president M Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban in...

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    Border firing to disturb Rohingya return

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2018

    The government on Wednesday said recent border firing at Bangladesh territory by the Border Guard Police of Myanmar was a provocation that bears the elements...

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    Ma calls trade war 'stupidest thing in the world'

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 05:10pm on November 05, 2018

    The US-China trade war is the ‘stupidest thing in the world,’ Alibaba e-commerce tycoon Jack Ma declared at an import fair that China opened Monday...

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    US ambassador pays farewell call on speaker

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:43pm on October 31, 2018

    Outgoing United States ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat paid a farewell call on Jatiya Sangsad speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury at her office on Wednesday.During the...

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    Tasneem made Bangladesh envoy to UK

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:04pm on October 22, 2018

    The government decided to appoint Saida Muna Tasneem, currently serving as the ambassador of Bangladesh to the Kingdom of Thailand, as the new high commissioner...

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    How US weaponises them to accuse China of debt trap diplomacy

    Gerry Brown | Updated at 12:00am on October 18, 2018

    WITH China and Russia named as the two greatest threats to continuing American hegemony end of last year, the velvet gloves have come off the...

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    Silence about BJP leader’s threat to invade Bangladesh criticised

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on October 05, 2018

    Former foreign secretary Mohiuddin Ahmed on Thursday criticised Bangladeshi politicians’ silence about the recent threat of India’s ruling Bharatia Janata Party member of Rajya Sabha...

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    Cutting through the white noise

    Suhasini Haidar | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2018

    AFTER a sudden and brief moment of clear signal, the ‘India-Pakistan channel’ has gone back to static, with the cancellation of talks between the two...

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    Diplomats voice concern over Digital Security Act

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 28, 2018

    The European Union reiterates its concern over passage of Digital Security Bill saying it unduly restricts the freedom of expression and media and undermines judicial...