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It’s unconscionable to kill aid workers, civilians: UN 

World Humanitarian Day Aug 19

UN Emergency Relief Coordinator and Humanitarian Affairs chief Mark Lowcock on Friday renewed the call for civilians and aid workers everywhere to be better protected.

FM Ali in New Delhi to attend Vajpayee’s funeral

Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali reached New Delhi on Friday morningto attend the funeral of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Bangladesh Cotton Association leaders meet Shringla

Prime Minister`s Energy Advisor Dr Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury has suggested the Science and Technology Ministry to examine the potentials of setting up small-scale power plants with small...

Chinese students invited to explore Bangladesh beauty 

Bangladesh Embassy in Beijing on Thursday held a reach-out event and briefed Chinese students about Bangladesh and its relations with China in line with Embassy’s Liaojie Mengjiala (Explore Bangladesh)...

Nat’l Mourning Day observed in Islamabad 

Bangladesh High Commissioner in Islamabad Tarik Ahsan has urged all to be imbued with the qualities of Bangabandhu’s patriotism, humanity and confidence to achieve his vision of Golden Bangla.

MoFA officials observe National Mourning Day 

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday observed the National Mourning Day with due solemnity, marking the 43rd anniversary of the martyrdom of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur...

Expats encouraged to play constructive role in dev of Bangladesh: Envoy

Bangladesh Ambassador to South Korea Abida Islam on Wednesday encouraged the expatriate community to play constructive roles in the development of Bangladesh and realising the dream of Bangabandhu. 

BD missions abroad observe National Mourning Day 

Bangladesh missions abroad on Wednesday observed the National Mourning Day marking the 43rd anniversary of assassination of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman with due solemnity and special...

Killers wanted to erase spirit of Liberation War but didn’t succeed: Envoy 

Bangladesh High Commissioner to Singapore Md Mustafizur Rahman on Wednesday said the killers of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman wanted to erase the spirit of Liberation...

Bangabandhu dreamt of building S Asia of peace, stability, dev: Speakers 

Dhaka-Delhi relations now in golden era, says BD envoy

Speakers at a discussion in New Delhi on Wednesday said Bangabandhu’s vision was to build a South Asia of peace, stability and development.

 
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Dhaka for accelerating efforts to create environment in Rakhine

FM sees trail of widespread devastation suffered by Rakhine people

Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali has emphasised the need for accelerating efforts to create a conducive environment in northern Rakhine State and build houses and villages for returnees ...

BD missions abroad observe National Mourning Day 

Bangladesh missions abroad on Wednesday observed the National Mourning Day marking the 43rd anniversary of assassination of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman with due solemnity and special ...

Australia to work with Bangladesh on Rohingya issue

Bangladesh’s efforts to help Rohingyas lauded

The Australian government has said it is committed to working with Bangladesh to support Rohingyas in need at camps in Cox’s Bazar.

Netherlands providing US$ 12.5 mn grant for safe food in Dhaka

The Netherlands is providing a grant of USD 12.5 million to implement a project contributing to the development of a safe, sustainable and resilient food system for the ...

Something done, says FS on Rohingya repatriation progress 

'Repatriation a complex, difficult issue; next JWG meet in Oct’ 

Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque on Monday reiterated that the repatriation issue in any country is a very ‘complex and difficult’ issue which cannot be done overnight. 

Joint efforts to open up newer era in Dhaka-Beijing cooperation: Envoy

Citi holds Belt and Road Forum in Bangladesh

Chinese Ambassador in Dhaka Zhang Zuo has said the business and industrial communities are the major players for the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

Overstaying Bangladeshi expats regularising status in UAE

BD mission in Dubai putting in extra efforts to cater services to them

Tens of thousands overstaying Bangladeshi expatriates in Dubai have been pouring into the Bangladesh Consulate premises in the hope of getting quick exit or regularising their status, the ...

Speakers call for creating safe space for youth, volunteerism

Speakers at a discussion here have laid emphasis on reducing the gap between urban and rural youths and creating safe space for youth and volunteerism. 

Bangabandhu's assassination most shameful incident in world history: Envoy

Expat BD youths urged to uphold country’s image

Bangladesh Ambassador to Thailand and Permanent Representative to UNESCAP Saida Muna Tasneem on Wednesday said the heinous killing of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is ...

Rohingyas are Myanmar citizens; accept them: Mahathir

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said Myanmar must accept Rohingyas because they are their citizens as they have lived in Myanmar for generations.