Shahidul Islam Chowdhury

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    Mahathir, Rouhani, Imran, Erdogan likely to visit Dhaka

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:15am on February 14, 2020

    Top leaders of eight countries are highly likely to be in Dhaka on May 30 and 31 for joining a summit meeting of D-8 Organisation...

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    Riyadh asks Dhaka to take back 50,000 Rohingyas

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:12am on February 11, 2020

    Riyadh has requested Dhaka to take back over 50,000 Rohingya people of Myanmar from Saudi Arabia, creating an irritant in the bilateral ties with Bangladesh....

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    Government sends plane today to fly back citizens

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury and Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:03am on January 31, 2020

    The government will send an aircraft of Biman Bangladesh Airlines for evacuating over 340 Bangladesh citizens now stranded in Wuhan, already in lockdown enforced by...

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    No Bangladeshi infected in China 

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury and Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:11am on January 30, 2020

    None of the Bangladeshis staying in China was infected with Coronavirus till Wednesday and the government is yet to finalise when and how the citizens...

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    Rohingya children to get education, skills training in Bangladesh camps

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:15am on January 28, 2020

    The Bangladesh government— under the growing pressure from the UN organisations and international rights groups—has agreed to extend education and skills training facilities to forcibly-displaced...

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    9 West Asia envoys asked to join 

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:12am on January 08, 2020

    The government is set to advise Bangladesh ambassadors in West Asian countries to extensively engage in their respective duty areas to promote the national interests....

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    Bangladesh keeps eye on Iraq situation

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:13am on January 04, 2020

    The government has been observing situation in Iraq keeping in consideration the likelihood of evacuating the Bangladeshis living in the country if required, according to...

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    Govt annoyed over Japan’s support to Myanmar

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:03am on December 31, 2019

    Japan’s support to Myanmar’s stance that no genocide was committed against ethnic and religious minority Rohingya people has made the Bangladesh government annoyed, according to...

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    No solution to Rohingya crisis in sight despite Bangladesh effort

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:40am on December 29, 2019

    No solution to the protracted Rohingya crisis is likely soon despite efforts by the Bangladesh government in bilateral and multilateral platforms as Myanmar is loath...

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    Myanmar makes genocide look weak: experts

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:27am on December 12, 2019

    Experts from home and abroad on Wednesday censured the intent of Myanmar, as a country, to deny at the International Court of Justice the allegations...