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HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, August 31 Fitch Ratings has for the first time assigned international ratings to the Bangladesh sovereign and invites market participants to join a teleconference on Bangladesh's rating outlook at 4pm HK/Singapore on Wednesday, 3 September 2014.
International migration plays a significant role in poverty reduction, a recent study by the Refugee and Migratory Movement Research Unit found.
A pool of water accumulated on the potholed and muddy road from Postogola, Dhaka, to Pagla, Naryanganj.
Dhaka will seek a specific time frame from Nay Pyi Taw for repatriation of over 30,000 Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh living in two refugee camps in Cox's Bazar during a foreign secretary level meeting in Dhaka today.
Two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League threw chairs to each other following an altercation over seating arrangement just before its rally began at Suhrawardi Uddyan in Dhaka this afternoon.
Transport services in Bangladesh ground to a halt on Sunday as Islamists enforced a nationwide strike to protest at the murder of a television star who presented popular Islamic shows.
The body of convicted war criminal Abdul Alim, who died of cancer yesterday, was handed over to his family members after his autopsy this afternoon.
Labor organizer Tuhin Chowdury got a call from a woman he knew only as "Lovely" in April 2013.
Dhaka: An elderly former Bangladesh minister who was sentenced to life in prison for war crimes during the 1971 independence struggle died on Saturday after a prolonged illness, an official said.
A two-day South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Programming Committee meeting that concluded in Kathmandu Saturday has proposed keeping only five of the total 11 Regional Centers.
Bangladesh Bank Governor Atiur Rahman poses with other central bankers of different countries at the 29th SEANZA Governors' Symposium held at Radisson Hotel in Dhaka yesterday.
New Delhi, Aug. 29 : The presence of Indian insurgents in 10 Bangladesh districts and the return of Ulfa leader Anup Chetia will be the focus of the home secretary-level talks between India and Bangladesh in Dhaka from Tuesday.
Despite how unsavory and barbaric Islamic groups and persons around the world have been acting--whether Nigeria's Boko Haram, Mesopotamia's Islamic State, Somalia's Shabaab--perhaps few things are as disgusting and cowardly as the Muslim rape of nuns: defenseless Christian women who sacrifice much of their lives to help sick and needy Muslims.
MOST roads in Bangladesh have evolved rather than designed and purpose-built; consequently hazards are mounting.
The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Bangladeshi authorities to investigate the murder this week of a TV host, and to identify the motive and bring the perpetrators to justice.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 04:43 am
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