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    Four fallen BD peacekeepers to be honoured at UN HQ June 1

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:50am on May 25, 2018

    Four fallen Bangladeshi peacekeepers will be honoured at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on June 1. The four fallen peacekeepers to be honoured...

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    Dhaka, Delhi can solve their problem: PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:30pm on May 25, 2018

    Terming Bangladesh-India ties beyond strategic, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday hoped that the two countries will be able to solve their any problem maintaining...

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    Priyanka urges world to stick by Rohingya children in Bangladesh

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 09:04pm on May 24, 2018

    Bollywood superstar and UNICEF international goodwill ambassador Priyanka Chopra on Thursday urged the global community to be compassionate and to donate money, time and energy...

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    Learn from Bangladesh how to stand by distressed humanity: Priyanka

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:07pm on May 24, 2018

    UNICEF goodwill ambassador and Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra on Thursday said the world should learn from Bangladesh how to stand beside the distressed humanity. She...

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    PM talks to ailing Palestinian president over phone

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:25pm on May 24, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday talked to ailing Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas over phone and enquired about his health condition. She also prayed for...

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    Canada sets fresh strategy to respond to Rohingya crisis

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:25am on May 25, 2018

    Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has unveiled his country’s strategy to step up its response and meet the need of most vulnerable and displaced Rohingyas...

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    India stalls water sharing talks for eight years

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:04am on May 24, 2018

    India has kept talks on sharing of water of common rivers with Bangladesh stalled for over eight years holding back the signing of interim agreements...

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    Bangladesh sits on fence over ICC Rohingya probe

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on May 24, 2018

    The government is in two minds over responding to a request of International Criminal Court to provide it with observations and evidences for determine if...

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    Teesta unlikely to get priority

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on May 24, 2018

    Signing of an interim agreement on sharing of Teesta River waters is unlikely go get prominence in the talks between prime minister Sheikh Hasina and...

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    No progress over Teesta deal, indicates FM

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 06:05pm on May 23, 2018

    Foreign minister AH Mahmood Alion Wednesdayindicated that there is no progress over Teesta water-sharing deal saying that the purpose of prime minister Sheikh Hasina's Kolkata...