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PM clears 13 urgent files from London

London, Apr 19 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is now in London to join the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), has cleared...

Bangladesh wins 3 major elections in UN

Dhaka, Apr 18 (UNB) - Bangladesh has won three major elections in the United Nations this week.  

Indian Commerce Minister likely to visit BD in June

Dhaka, Apr 18 (UNB) - Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu is expected to visit Bangladesh in June to discuss further promotion of bilateral trade and commerce between the...

British envoy hosts Commonwealth 'Big Lunch' in city 

Dhaka, Apr 18 (UNB) - British High Commissioner in Dhaka Alison Blake on Wednesday hosted a Commonwealth 'Big Lunch' at her residence to celebrate the Commonwealth and build connections through...

Myanmar must ensure citizen rights of Rohingyas: US ambassador

Cox’s Bazar, Apr 18 (UNB) – United States ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom, Sam Brownback on Wednesday emphasized on ensuring religious freedom and citizen rights of Rohingyas in Myanmar. 

Hasina for inclusive trade regime among Commonwealth states

London, Apr 18 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday advocated for open, transparent and inclusive trade regime among Commonwealth states to tap the potentials of 60 percent...

PM for connectivity to create a more stable Asia

Asian nations can show a visionary future  

London, Apr 18 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday laid emphasis on collective efforts to have proper connectivity and greater people-to-people exchanges to create a more peaceful...

US envoy for religious freedom arrives in city

US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback arrived here on early Wednesday to hold series of meetings and meet Rohingyas in Cox’s Bazar district.

Rohingyas, locals unite to prepare for monsoon in vulnerable camps

Dhaka, Apr 17 (UNB) -  Rohingyas and local people in Teknaf in Cox’s Bazar are racing to prepare for monsoon rains forecast to start as early as this week.

Spread history and legacy of Mujibnagar govt: Muna Tasneem

Dhaka, Apr 17 (UNB) - Bangladesh Ambassador to Thailand and Cambodia Saida Muna Tasneem on Tuesday said expatriate Bangladeshis in Thailand need to pass on the history and legacy of...

 
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BD, UNHCR sign MoU on Rohingya repatriation

UN urges Myanmar to take concrete measures to address root causes

Dhaka, Apr 13 (UNB) - UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and the Bangladesh government on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) relating to the voluntary returns of Rohingya ...

Indonesia Fair to begin in city Apr 26

It’ll introduce ‘10 New Balis’ as amazing tourist destinations 

Dhaka, Apr 15 (UNB) – A three-day Indonesian trade expo and festival titled ‘Indonesia Fair 2018’ will be held here on April 26-28 April 2018 at a city hotel to ...

Rohingya Repatriation: BD, UNHCR to sign MoU in Geneva today

Dhaka, Apr 13 (UNB) - Bangladesh and the UNHCR are scheduled to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Geneva on Friday to help ensure safe and voluntary repatriation of ...

Expats urged to uphold Bangalee culture to combat extremism

Dhaka, Apr 14 (UNB) - Bangladesh Ambassador in Bangkok Saida Muna Tasneem on Saturday urged Bangladesh expatriates to uphold secular, progressive and tolerant Bangalee cultural identity to combat militancy ...

Dhaka calls for early repatriation of Rohingyas 

Dhaka, Apr 15 (UNB) - Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali has called for the safe return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar to have an early solution to ...

Bangladesh, Tajikistan keen boost ties to new height

Dhaka, Apr 14 (UNB) - Bangladesh and Tajikistan have agreed to work together to take bilateral relations to a new height saying there are ample scopes to ...

Dhaka-Delhi fraternal ties enriched by shared art, culture: Sushma

Dhaka, Apr 15 (UNB) - A symbolic Mongol Shubhajatra and a mesmerizing display of dance and music marked the celebration of Pahela Baishakh, Bangla New Year’s Day, by Bangladesh ...

PM for connectivity to create a more stable Asia

Asian nations can show a visionary future  

London, Apr 18 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday laid emphasis on collective efforts to have proper connectivity and greater people-to-people exchanges to create a more peaceful ...

Myanmar must ensure citizen rights of Rohingyas: US ambassador

Cox’s Bazar, Apr 18 (UNB) – United States ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom, Sam Brownback on Wednesday emphasized on ensuring religious freedom and citizen rights of Rohingyas in Myanmar. 

US envoy for religious freedom to visit Bangladesh

Dhaka, Apr 14 (UNB) - Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback will visit Bangladesh this week to hold series of meetings and meet Rohingyas here.