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Soon the situation in Chittagong Hill Tracts will be calm: Obaidul Quader

KNF attack to loot money and show capability: RAB

Kidnapped manager of Sonali Bank returns to his family

Home Minister to visit Bandarban tomorrow to inspect situation

UN calls on all parties in Bangladesh to refrain from violence

New York, Jan 11: The United Nations reiterated its call on all parties in Bangladesh to refrain from any form of violence and ensure full respect for everyone's human rights and the rule of law.

EU expresses regret over major political parties' absence in Bangladesh elections

Brussels, Jan 11: The European Union (EU) has expressed regret over the non-participation of all major political parties in the recently held 12th National Parliament Elections of Bangladesh.

Canada expresses disappointment with Bangladesh elections

Ottawa, Jan 10: Canada has expressed disappointment with the electoral process of Bangladesh. Besides, this North American country also condemned the incidents of violence before and after the elections. At the same time, Canada also said that the country appreciates and supports the democratic aspirations of the citizens of Bangladesh.

Bangladesh election was not fair: US

Washington, Jan 9: The United States believes that the recently held 12th national election of Bangladesh was not free and fair. At the same time, they also mentioned that not all parties participated in the elections. The United States stated its position on Monday in a statement on the Bangladesh election.

20,000 Palestinians killed in Gaza in Israeli attacks: Local health ministry

Gaza, Dec 21: Gaza's Health Ministry has claimed that over 20,000 Palestinians had been killed since October 7 in the Israeli attacks.

Japan will keep 16 observers in the election

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 18 December 2023: Japan will have 16 observers in the upcoming 12th National Assembly elections. Iwama Kiminori, Japan's ambassador to Dhaka, told reporters after a meeting with Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal at Agargaon EC Bhavan at 2 pm on Monday.

Kuwait Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah passes away at 86

Kuwait City, Dec 16: The Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah died at 86.

Russia's allegations against Peter Haas are completely false: US

Washington, Dec 8: The United States has called Russia's allegations against the US ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Haas as outright lies. The country has said that Russia's allegations against Peter Haas are completely false and Russia itself knows it.

Bangladesh elected as IMO's Vice-Chair

London, Nov 29: Bangladesh High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Saida Muna Tasnim was unanimously elected as the First Vice President of the 33rd Assembly of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London on Monday with 150 votes.

China closing down hundreds of mosques

Beijing, Nov 24: Chinese authorities have closed or modified hundreds of mosques in the country's Ningxia and Gansu regions. These two regions have the largest Muslim population after Xinjiang. This information was given in the report published by the international human rights organization Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Wednesday.

Prime Minister arrives in Brussels

Brussels, Oct 25: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived in Brussels on Wednesday to attend the 'Global Gateway Forum' to be held in the Belgian capital on October 25-26 at the invitation of European Commission (EC) President Ursula von der Leyen.

A third terminal will help Bangladesh to exit LDC: Japan

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 7 October 2023: Parliamentary Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Masahiro Okamura commented that the construction of third terminal of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport and Matarbari deep sea port will help Bangladesh to get out of the list of least developed countries (LDC).

UK's Hindu community appreciates PM Hasina's role in establishing secular Bangladesh

London, Oct 2: Leaders of the Bangladesh Hindu Association, which represents the Hindu community of Bangladeshi origin in the UK, lauded Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visionary leadership for significant economic development and practical steps towards establishing a secular and oppression-free democratic Bangladesh.

PM's leadership in women empowerment appreciated at IMO

London, Sept 30: Speakers at a high-level panel discussion in London praised Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's leadership in encouraging women in the maritime industry, including including women in marine academies. The event titled 'Empowering Women in Maritime and Ocean Diplomacy' was organized last Wednesday at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) on the initiative of the Bangladesh High Commission in London.

Don't care about any country's sanctions: PM in US

Richmond, Sept 29: Commenting that she does not care about any country's sanctions, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that we will make arrangements for the development that is sustainable today.