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    Bangladesh seeks US support for Rohingya return

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:22pm on October 15, 2020

    The government on Thursday sought support from the United States for immediate repatriation of the displaced Rohingya people from Bangladesh and their rehabilitation in Myanmar....

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    Bangladesh seeks preferential advantage in export to US

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 10:27am on October 15, 2020

    The government on Wednesday requested the United States for providing preferential advantage on exports to the country, state minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar Alam...

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    Govt for resolving Teesta, other rivers’ water-sharing issues simultaneously: FS

    Diplomatic Correspondent     | Updated at 12:44am on October 14, 2020

    The government would try to resolve the disputes with India on the sharing of water of several rivers, including the Teesta, simultaneously, foreign secretary Masud...

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    Mostafizur new ambassador to Indonesia

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 07:37pm on October 11, 2020

    The government has appointed Air Vice Marshal Mohammad Mostafizur Rahman as the ambassador of Bangladesh to Indonesia, said a foreign ministry press release on Sunday....

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    China concerned over Rohingya return delay

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 05:08pm on October 11, 2020

    China on Sunday expressed its concern over the delay in starting repatriation of Rohingya people from the camps in Cox’s Bazar to Rakhine in Myanmar,...

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    US embassy accepts interview-waiver visa applications

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:55pm on October 05, 2020

    The US Embassy in Dhaka started accepting interview-waiver applications for B1/B2 visas and some other non-immigrant visa categories from October 4. Tourism, business, and medical...

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    Dhaka-Washington talks on cooperation to face new challenges

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 06:57pm on October 01, 2020

    Speakers on Wednesday emphasised  the  need  for  close cooperation  between  the  governments  and  industries  to  address the  continually evolving challenges related to health and economy...

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    Britain to consider BNP chief’s visa 

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:09pm on September 30, 2020

    British high commissioner Robert Chatterton Dickson said on Thursday his government would have no objection on granting visa to opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda...

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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...