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    Bangladesh ups seven grades in Global Competitiveness Index

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:54pm on September 27, 2017

    Bangladesh has been ranked 99th among 138 counties in an index of global competitiveness conducted by the World Economic Forum...

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    Japan assures of support on Rohingya issue

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:42am on September 27, 2017

    Japan on Wednesday assured Bangladesh of its support to address the issue of Rohingya. State minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar Alam made the...

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    7 UN experts urge Suu Kyi to visit Rohingyas

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on September 27, 2017

    Seven UN experts on Tuesday urged Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi to visit the minority Rohingyas in Rakhine of her country as well as...

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    Rohingyas spreading out

    Mohiuddin Alamgir with Nurul Alam in Chittagong | Updated at 12:19am on September 27, 2017

    Many of Rohingyas who have entered Bangladesh fleeing violence in Myanmar to save life are now spreading out deep into the country despite restrictions on...

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    Can Bangladesh play the Indo-China game?

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 27, 2017

    THE embarrassment of having our two most powerful allies turning out to be even more reliable allies of Myanmar, the country which has put us...

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    4,80,000 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh since Aug 25

    Reuters | Updated at 06:35pm on September 26, 2017

    The number of refugees arriving in Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 25 has risen to 480,000, international aid bodies said on Tuesday, adding that the...

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    3 Bangladeshi UN peacekeepers killed in Mali

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2017

    Three United Nations peacekeepers from Bangladesh were killed and four others were injured on Sunday in explosion of a powerful improvised explosive device planted in...

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    Rohingya Hindu found dead

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:43am on September 24, 2017

    A Rohingya Hindu was found dead at Talipara Khal, a small hilly water stream, at Balukhali of Ukhiya in Cox’s Bazar at about 7:00am on...

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    No end to Rohingya crisis in sight as persecution on

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:10am on September 24, 2017

    The influx of Rohingyas into Bangladesh fleeing persecution in Myanmar continued on Saturday as there was no let-up in violence, what the United Nations termed...

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    Dhaka, Male move to sign double taxation avoidance deal

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:14pm on September 23, 2017

    Dhaka has initiated a move to sign a bilateral agreement with Male on avoidance of double taxation, prevention of tax evasion and profit shifting to...