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    Intergovernmental meet adopts GCM in Marrakesh

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan back from Marrakesh | Updated at 01:23am on December 12, 2018

    A two-day intergovernmental conference ended in Marrakech on Tuesday after adopting the 1st Global Compact for Migration....

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    Myanmar minister’s statement unacceptable: Govt

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on December 05, 2018

    The government on Tuesday summoned Myanmar ambassador Lwin Oo and lodged a strong protest against statement of a minister of the country making alleging that...

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    Political unity needed at home to counter neighbour offensive

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 08, 2018

    SUBSERVIENCE and capitualistic policies that successive governments of Bangladesh have showed towards its close neighbours has had the concept of the freedom and sovereignty of...

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    Bangladesh-India relation reaches new heights: Shringla

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:10am on September 15, 2018

    Indian high commissioner to Bangladesh Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Friday said that bilateral relations between Bangladesh and India had reached new heights in recent years....

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    China for enhancing economic cooperation with Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:17am on September 12, 2018

    Chinese ambassador in Dhaka Zhang Zuo on Tuesday laid emphasis on building an effective platform of discussion, sharing and mutual help to further enhance the...

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    Diplomats losing clout

    M Serajul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on July 29, 2018

    ONE must wonder what the US ambassador Marcia Bernicat thinks these days about the United States’s role in our domestic politics....

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    Implement e-passport project as fast as possible

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:35am on July 26, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged Germany to implement the e-passport project fast in line with the agreement signed between the two countries to...

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    Mattis accuses China of 'intimidation and coercion' in South China Sea

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:16am on June 02, 2018

    The United States is willing to work with China on a ‘results- oriented’ relationship, but Beijing's actions in the South China Sea were coercive and...

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    UAE envoy meets Shahriar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on May 31, 2018

    Newly appointed ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Bangladesh Saed Mohammed Saed Hamid Al-Mheiri on Wednesday met state minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar...

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    Hasina-Modi meeting in Santiniketan

    M Serajul Islam | Updated at 12:05am on May 30, 2018

    THE meeting between prime minister Sheikh Hasina and the Indian prime minister Narendra Modi held in Santiniketan on May 25 ended as expected as little...