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Friday, September 22, 2017

'Force Myanmar to take back refugees'

| By News Desk
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged Director General of the International Organi-zation for Migration (IOM) William Lacy Swing to create pressure on Myanmar government to take back Rohingya
'Force Myanmar to take back refugees'

'No refugee will die of hunger'

| By AA Correspondent
The government has taken all possible measures to ensure food for the Rohingya refugees who have fled violence in Myanmar."Not a single refugee will die of hunger. The government's

Suu Kyi has two options

| By Saleem Samad
State Counselor of Myan-mar Aung San Suu Kyi has two policy options for Rohingyas, which are a choice between Tatmadaw and implementation of Kofi Annan Commission report. Nobel laureate

It's ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas, say British MPs

| By News Desk
Three British Conservative MPs, who have visited Cox's Bazar and heard 'horrific' stories of Rohingyas who fled violence in Rakhine State, say they have no doubt that an ethnic

Army told to avoid collateral damage

| By International Desk
Myanmar's vice president told the United Nations on Wednesday that security forces in his country's Rakhine State, from which hundreds of thousands of people have recently fled, have been

Go back to Rakhine

| By
Myanmar's army chief called on Thursday for people internally displaced by violence in Rakhine State to go home and rebuild communities, but he made no mention  of 422,000 Rohingya

Model who turned Neo JMB leader arrested

| By AA Correspondent
The elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) yesterday arrested a ramp model-turned operative of the Neo-Jamaatul Mujahi-deen Bangladesh (JMB) belonging to Sarwar-Tamim group from the city's Khilgaon area. "We

4 lakh to get rice at Tk 30 a Kg daily

| By News Desk
A total of 4.21 lakh people across the country will get rice per day at Taka 30 per kilogram under Open Market Sale (OMS), the program launched by the
4 lakh to get rice at Tk 30 a Kg daily

BNP for nat'l unity over Rohingya crisis

| By AA Correspondent
BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday said their party wants a national unity to drum up world opinion to resolve Rohingya crisis and repatriate Myanmar's persecuted citizens
BNP for nat'l unity over Rohingya  crisis

Trump delighted in insulting Women: Hillary Clinton

| By International Desk
A very special interview with a multi-faceted world leader. A woman who, for the first time, became presidential nominee for the United States election, also an ex-Secretary of State
Trump delighted in insulting Women: Hillary Clinton

UK mom gives birth to 20th baby

| By International Desk
Britain's biggest family have just welcomed their 20th baby and promised he is their last child, reports Express.co.uk.Sue Radford, 42, celebrated the birth of her 11th son Archie Rowan
UK mom gives birth to 20th baby

Holy Ashura October 1

| By AA Correspondent
Holy Ashura, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), will be observed in the country on October 1 as the Muharram moon was sighted in Bangladesh sky on

Do not boycott election: Awami League to BNP

| By News Desk
Stalwarts of the ruling Awami League and the opposition BNP have engaged in a face-to-face discussion for the first time in a while over an election-time government.  The roundtable

North Korea terms Trump threat as dog's bark

| By International Desk
North Korea's foreign minister has brushed aside US President Donald Trump's fiery threat to destroy his nation, comparing it to a "dog's bark" and suggesting Pyongyang would not be

Army steps in to help Rohingyas

| By News Desk
Bangladesh's army was ordered Wednesday to take a bigger role helping hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who have fled violence in Myanmar, amid warnings it could take six
Army steps in to help Rohingyas

Women's contribution to GDP growth 34%: PM

| By News Desk
Mentioning that women are the most important drivers of transformation in development, Prime Minis-ter Sheikh Hasina has stressed the need for recognizing their unaccounted works, building more  support
Women's contribution to GDP growth 34%: PM

Take action on Myanmar right now

| By News Desk
A meeting of Muslim countries' grouping, Orga-nisation of Islamic Coope-ration (OIC), has called upon the UN Security Council to take "immediate action" on Myanmar to stop the Rohingya

Powerful quake in Mexico kills 250

| By
At least 248 people were killed when a powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck Mexico on Tuesday, including 21 children crushed beneath an elementary school that was reduced to rubble.
Powerful quake in Mexico  kills 250

Trump urges UN action on Rohingya crisis

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US President Donald Trump is urging the UN Security Council to take "strong and swift action" to bring Myanmar's Rohin-gya crisis to an end, US Vice President Mike
Trump urges UN action on Rohingya crisis

Unison UK suspends Suu Kyi’s award

| By International Desk
One of Britain's largest trade unions has suspended an award given to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi during her time as a political prisoner, as international criticism

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