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    Physicians urge govt not to allow NGOs to manage public hospitals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:29pm on June 26, 2021

    Physicians and left leaders on Saturday at a protest rally called on the government to give up its plan of handing over the government hospitals...

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    PLDS distributes essential food items among poor in Keraniganj

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:47pm on May 12, 2021

    Pally Life Development Society, a non-governmental Organisation, on Wednesday distributed cooked food and essential food items among the poor, now in dire need due to...

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    Role of NGO-MFIs in Covid times

    Matiur Rahman and Shishir Reza | Updated at 12:00am on May 10, 2021

    ACTIVITIES of non-governmental organisations began around 50 years ago in Bangladesh. In the beginning, their work was about providing relief for the war affected people....

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    NGOs call on UN to impose Myanmar with arms embargo

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 09:44am on May 06, 2021

    About 200 non-governmental organisations, including Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, on Wednesday called on the UN Security Council to impose an arms embargo on...

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    NGOisation of labour movement

    Nafisa Tanjeem | Updated at 12:11am on March 26, 2021

    THE garment and textile industry is the leading export sector in Bangladesh, accounting for 80 per cent of the country’s total export and employing more...

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    137 NGOs from 31 countries ask UN for Myanmar arms embargo

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 10:37am on February 25, 2021

    Nearly 140 NGOs from 31 countries signed an open letter on Wednesday calling for the United Nations Security Council to urgently impose an arms embargo...

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    Government fund sought

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on February 24, 2021

    The government should make adequate allocation to educational institutions to help them prepare the institutions to reopen maintaining health guidelines, observed NGO activists and researchers...

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    ASA founder Shafiqual Haque dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33pm on February 12, 2021

    Non-government organisation ASA founder and president Md Shafiqual Haque Choudhury died at a city hospital on Friday. He died at the early hour of the...

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    US alarmed as Russia expands rules on ‘foreign agents’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:52pm on January 01, 2021

    The United States on Thursday voiced alarm after Russia expanded rules against NGOs and media considered ‘foreign agents,’ accusing Moscow of stifling free expression. ‘Deeply...

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    NGO manager held for Tk 2cr embezzlement

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 02:00am on December 28, 2020

    Police arrested the manager of a local NGO named RAK in connection with a case filed for embezzling Tk two crore after conning 800 members...