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    South Asian FMs for removing impediments to SAARC

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:22am on September 25, 2020

    South Asian foreign ministers on Thursday stressed the need for reinvigorating regional cooperation with removing impediments to the SAARC for meeting aspirations of people. They...

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    6 foreign envoys for fixing root causes of Rohingya crisis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 08:31pm on September 24, 2020

    Ambassadors and representatives of six countries and international organisations on Thursday stressed the need for resolving the root causes of the Rohingya crisis in Rakhine...

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    KSA wants Bangladesh to issue passports to 54,000 Rohingyas: FM

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 04:57pm on September 23, 2020

    The Saudi Arabia government has suggested that Bangladesh should issue passports to 54,000 Rohingyas staying in the kingdom for about four decades, foreign minister AK...

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    UN failure helps Myanmar maintain status quo in Rakhine: experts

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:16am on September 20, 2020

    International and local experts on Saturday said that Myanmar authorities had made clear their unwillingness to create an environment conducive to return of the forcibly...

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    Regional amity needed to combat unipolar hegemony: Jeffrey Sachs

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on September 19, 2020

    Leading American economist Jeffrey Sachs stressed the need to strengthen regional mechanisms, including SAARC, for containing US hegemony. He also called for bringing about reforms...

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    Bangladesh extends assistance to Mauritius

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on September 18, 2020

    Bangladesh on Thursday handed over assistance to the Mauritius as the country was in a state of environmental emergency amid ecological catastrophe. Bangladesh high commissioner...

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    Bangladesh frustrated with UN role in Rohingya crisis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on September 18, 2020

    Bangladesh is ‘deeply frustrated’ with the role of the United Nations in resolving the crisis of Myanmar’s Rohingya people, foreign secretary Masud Bin Momen said...

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    UN betrays people on upholding rights

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on September 17, 2020

    The United Nations has betrayed common people by failing to uphold their rights while overemphasising a notion of sovereignty of the member states, experts said...

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    Dhaka asks New Delhi to maintain commitments on onion

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 05:58pm on September 16, 2020

    Bangladesh on Wednesday expressed concern over India’s restrictions on onion export and sent a note verbale to the Indian government asking the country to maintain...

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    ARF for safe Rohingya return for regional peace

    Diplomatic Correspondent  | Updated at 11:32pm on September 12, 2020

    At least 10 countries and international organisations on Saturday insisted on solving the Rohingya crisis as soon as possible with ensuring a safe and sustainable...