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Want international support to press for Rohingyas' return: Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sought cooperation from the international community to mount pressure on the Myanmar government to take back close to 1.1 million Rohingya refugees sheltered in her country.

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Monsters in our midst

Hatred poured on to Badrul from all over the country, when the video of chopping Khadiza like a butcher became viral on different social sites. Badrul’s Facebook page was flooded with public comments, full of anger and hatred.  

Only friendships built on sincerity can last

Bangladesh now acts as a conduit for India’s security and stability in the Indian Northeast, and Bangladesh has become the fifth largest remittance source for India. Bangladesh has expressed all its good intention to mitigate the stateless Arakanese refugee (known as Rohingya) crisis and provided support to Myanmar to neutralise the Burmese insurgent groups.

Those men in and around the BNP

It was a bizarre scene by any measure. On a local Bengali television channel in London a few days ago, a United Kingdom-based activist of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party made it known that the late General Ziaur Rahman was a ‘statesman’ acknowledged by the entire world.

Sri Lanka losing competitiveness owing to e-commerce delays

Lengthy delays in switching to electronic documentation has led to a Sri Lanka’s export competitiveness being eroded, according to the findings of Verité Research, a think-tank, the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce has warned.   
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