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    Doctor jailed for COVID-19 test forgery

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:15am on July 20, 2020

    A mobile court in Sylhet on Sunday evening sentenced a physician to 4-month jail and fined Tk 1,00,000 on charge of issuing fake COVID-19 certificate to...

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    Police to seek Interpol help to catch traffickers

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:07am on July 17, 2020

    The inspector general of police, Benazir Ahmed, during a meeting on Thursday, asked the investigators to seek Interpol help to arrest the suspected human traffickers...

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    Malaysia police question Australian Al Jazeera journalists

    Agence France-Presse. Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 01:30pm on July 10, 2020

    Malaysian police Friday called in a group of Australian journalists from Al Jazeera for questioning over a documentary about the arrest of migrants, as the...

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    144 Bangladeshi migrants found in North Macedonia truck

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:19am on July 08, 2020

    Police in North Macedonia have found 211 migrants including 144 from Bangladesh, packed into a truck near the border with Greece, reports Euronews. The truck...

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    Mass burial for scores killed in Myanmar jade mine disaster

    Agence France-Presse . Hpakant | Updated at 01:13am on July 04, 2020

    Dozens of jade miners were buried Friday in a mass grave after a landslide in northern Myanmar killed over 170, most of them migrant workers...

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    Millions of migrant workers head home due to virus: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:49am on June 25, 2020

    Millions of migrant workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic are expected to return home to already overburdened labour markets, the UN...

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    64 Bangladeshis found in North Macedonia truck

    Associated Press . Skopje, North Macedonia | Updated at 09:28am on June 24, 2020

    Police in North Macedonia say 64 Bangladeshi migrants have been found in a truck on a highway near the country’s border with Greece. The driver...

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    Employers must compensate returned migrant workers

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on June 23, 2020

    The government should take immediate steps to ensure that the foreign governments and employers pay compensation to Bangladeshi workers who were forced to return home...

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    Bangladesh urges UAE to protect its migrant workers’ jobs

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 12:59am on June 11, 2020

    Bangladesh has urged the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to take necessary steps so that Bangladeshi workers do not need to return home losing their jobs...

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    Steps needed to develop skills for overseas job seekers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:03am on June 02, 2020

    The global coronavirus pandemic has affected the jobs of over 50 lakh Bangladeshi migrant workers employed across the world and many of the migrants were...