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    US, Bangladesh naval forces joint exercise begins in Bay

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:48pm on November 04, 2020

    A joint exercise of Bangladesh and the United States naval forces was virtually launched on Wednesday on the occasion of the Cooperation Afloat Readiness and...

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    Haji Salim’s son on fresh remand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:57pm on November 01, 2020

    A Dhaka court on Sunday granted a fresh two-day remand for Irfan Salim, Dhaka-7 Awami League lawmaker Haji Salim’s son, and his bodyguard Zahidul Islam...

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    Navy, Air Force reach semis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on October 12, 2020

    Bangladesh Navy and Air Force moved into the semi-finals of the Bangabandhu Federation Cup Basketball Tournament as group champions at the Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium on...

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    Bangladesh, India start joint naval exercise at Bay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:27am on October 03, 2020

    Bangladesh and India started a three-day naval exercise in the northern Bay of Bengal on Saturday. Bangladesh defence officials described the engagement as a coordinated...

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    Turkey to repair Bangladeshi naval vessel damaged in Beirut

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:40pm on August 28, 2020

    Turkey will restore a Bangladeshi naval ship that was damaged in the explosion earlier this month at Lebanon’s Beirut Port, the national defence ministry said...

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    4 Bangladeshis killed, 100 hurt in Beirut blasts

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 02:34am on August 05, 2020

    At least four Bangladeshis were killed and about 100, including 21 soldiers of Bangladesh Navy, were injured in the two back-to-back explosions at the port...

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    Rear Admiral Shaheen Iqbal made new Navy chief

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 06:34pm on July 18, 2020

    The incumbent assistant chief of naval staff (operations) Rear Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal has been appointed as the 16th chief of Bangladesh Navy on his...

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    Former Navy chief dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:53pm on July 15, 2020

    Former navy chief Rear Admiral Muhammad Mohaiminul Islam died of COVID19 at the Combined Military Hospital in Dhaka Tuesday night, an official release said on...

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    Navy to be strengthened further: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:20am on June 19, 2020

    Mentioning that Bangladesh doesn’t prefer war rather want peace, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said that Bangladesh Navy needed to be further strengthened with...

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    Navy readies for cyclone rescue operation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:56pm on May 19, 2020

    Naval contingents have been kept ready for emergency rescue and relief operations in the wake the Cyclone Amphan, said a press release. Twenty-five navy ships,...