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Dhaka, December 11: Various NGOs in Bangladesh came together to highlight the human right violations against the minorities in Pakistan, Afghanistan and China. Human Rights Day is celebrated on December 10 every year in all countries of the world under the supervision of the United Nations.
Dhaka, November 26: Civil Society, socio-cultural groups, student bodies, anti-terror forums and citizens from all walks of life came together in Bangladesh to observe the thirteenth anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks on Friday.
Dhaka, November 23: In 2016, people in Bangladesh were shaken after a group of terrorists attacked the famous Holey Artisan Bakery in the posh locality of Dhaka and killed 20 people from five different countries. The assault was carried out by a home-grown group called Jamat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).
Dhaka, November 5: South Asian countries at risk of severe climate. In particular, Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Pakistan are seeing the long-term effects of the slowdown caused by climate change. These include rising sea levels, declining crop yields, damage to ecosystems and biodiversity, and droughts.
Dhaka, October 26: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that South Asian countries should work together to free themselves from the curse of hunger and illiteracy and for the welfare of the people of the region. She made the remarks during a meeting with Pakistan's newly appointed High Commissioner to Bangladesh Imran Ahmed Siddiqui at Ganobhaban on Monday (October 25). After the meeting, prime minister's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim briefed reporters.
Dhaka, September 30: Bangladesh has surged ahed of neighbours India and Pakistan in Bloomberg's Covid Resilience Ranking. The company has defined it as 'a monthly snapshot of where the virus is being handled the most effectively with the least social and economic upheaval'.
Dhaka, September 26, 2021: India and Pakistan had a heated exchange of words at the 7th session of the UN General Assembly.
Dhaka, July 25, 2021: 226 more people have died across the country in the last 24 hours due to the epidemic of coronavirus (Covid-19).
Dhaka, July 24: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sent mangoes to her Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan as “a gesture of goodwill”, according to reports from the Bangladeshi High Commission in Islamabad.
Dhaka, June 24: On the same day, the High Commissioners of India and Pakistan met at the Foreign Ministry in Dhaka at about the same time. There meeting took place in adjacent rooms. Foreign Ministry officials said the incident was significant even though it was a coincidence.
Dhaka, April 9: Women in different parts of the world are still fighting for basic rights and equality. But that fight is not the same everywhere. For example, the gap between women's rights in Bangladesh and Pakistan, two countries in South Asia, is quite wide.
Dhaka, April 9: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken over the chairmanship of the 10th Summit of the Alliance of Developing Countries D-8. She will hold the post for the next two years. At a meeting of the coalition on Thursday (April 8th), Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina took over from Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of Turkey and current President of the organization.
Dhaka, April 8: The 10th conference of the D8 nations have started on Thursday. Though Bangladesh was suppose to host it, the meeting is taking place virtually due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
New Delhi: Bangladesh's martyr-intellectual Alim Chowdhury's daughter Nuzhat Chowdhury has joined an international platform to demand a trial for the Pakistani Army and government for the 1971 genocide.
Dhaka, January 8: Leaders of the Bangladesh Hindu Parishad have accused Pakistan of trying to create a militant state around the world with the help of the Islamic State (IS).