India, Canada call for voluntary, safe repatriation of Rohingyas

India, Canada call for voluntary, safe repatriation of Rohingyas

Dhaka, Feb 23 (UNB) - India and Canada on Thursday called for voluntary, safe and sustainable repatriation of Rohingyas from Bangladesh to Myanmar and allowing of United Nations and other international organisations to facilitate the process.

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Sugarcane land should be used for cotton cultivation- Muhit

Dhaka, Feb 23 (UNB) – As the sugar industry in Bangladesh has been piling up historic losses, the vast lands used in cu.tiv lands should useRead More...

India, Canada call for voluntary, safe repatriation of Rohingyas

Dhaka, Feb 23 (UNB) - India and Canada on Thursday called for voluntary, safe and sustainable repatriation of Rohingyas from Bangladesh to Myanmar and allowing of United Nations and otherRead More...

2nd Intl Sufi Festival underway at BSA

Dhaka, Feb 23 (UNB) – The 2nd International Sufi Festival began Friday at the Shilpakala Academy.

Indian consulate in Sylhet ‘within two months’: HC Shringla

Sylhet, Feb 23 (UNB) – The High Commission of India in Bangladesh will set up an office in Sylhet within the next two months, High CommissionerRead More...

Youth hacked to death in Sylhet

Beanibazar, Feb 23 (UNB) - A young man was hacked to death at Khasaripara in Beanibazar upazila of the district over familial dispute on FridayRead More...

BNP now much stronger, more united than before: Fakhrul

Dhaka, Feb 23 (UNB) - BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday claimed that their party is now much stronger and more unitedRead More...

Cashless payment, cash back offers attract book lovers

Dhaka, Feb 23 (UNB) – While many visitors of the ongoing Amar Ekushey Book Fair 2018 complain about high prices of books, cashless payment system andRead More...

ADB President to visit BD Feb 27-28

Dhaka, Feb 23 (UNB) - Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao will visit Bangladesh on February 27-28.

Schoolboy strangled to death in C’nawabganj

Chapainawabganj, Feb 23 (UNB) - A schoolboy was strangled to death by unidentified miscreants at Borogachi Bhatapara village in Bholahat upazila on Friday noon.

2-day job fair begins at RU on Feb 28

Rajshahi University, Feb 23 (UNB) – The fifth edition of two-day long Rajshahi University Career Club Job Fair 2018 will begin at theRead More...

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UK lifts ban on air cargo flights from Dhaka

BD expects positive response from Australia, EU too

Dhaka, Feb 18 (UNB) - The United Kingdom has withdrawn its ban on direct cargo flights from Dhaka to London following a significant progress made in meeting a number of ...

Rohingya crisis: MEP Karim seeks trade space for BD

Dhaka, Feb 22 (UNB) - Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Sajjad Karim has suggested creating trade space for Bangladesh to help it face the ongoing Rohingya crisis.

Graphic novel Mujib-4 released at Ekushey Book Fair

Dhaka, Feb 17 (UNB) - Imagine you, along with two of your associates, are taking a stroll in famous visiting spots of Delhi. After visiting Qutub Minar, you feel hungry ...

IOM asked Rohingya kids to draw their dream

Almost all drew homes with families

More than 1,300 children have received psychosocial support from the UN migration agency - IOM in Cox’s Bazar since September 2017.

Students demand revision of quota system in govt jobs

Dhaka, Feb 17 (UNB) - Hundreds of present and former students of Dhaka University staged demonstrations at the foot of Raju memorial sculpture at Dhaka University on Saturday morning ...

Bangladesh makes progress in graft index

Dhaka, Feb 22 (UNB) - Bangladesh has ranked 17th from the bottom in the Berlin-based Transparency International’s corruption index, notching two points up from the previous year’s 15th.

Myanmar urges BD to provide info on ARSA

Dhaka, Feb 18 (UNB) - Myanmar has urged Bangladesh to investigate and provide information about the list of "terrorists and criminals" belonging to the ARSA, which had been previously sent ...

Probe body for cancellation of exams if questions leaked before 9:30am

Dhaka, Feb 18 (UNB) – The probe body, formed to look into the allegations of question paper leakage in the ongoing SSC and equivalent examinations, will recommend cancelling the tests ...

Netherlands to remain focused with Rohingya issue at UNSC: Official

BD, Netherlands agree to strengthen ties for sustainable development

Dhaka, Feb 22 (UNB) - The Netherlands has assured Bangladesh of remaining seized with the Rohingya crisis during their chairmanship of the UN Security Council in March this year, says ...

Textile engineering students want separate BCS cadre service

Dhaka, Feb 18 (UNB) - Textile engineering students on Sunday submitted a memorandum to the Prime Minister demanding introducing a separate BCS cadre service for them in the recruitment of ...