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March 8, 2016
March 8, 2016

Saudi FM to discuss bilateral, global issues with PM

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir arrives in Dhaka on a brief official visit to discus ‘bilateral and global’ issues.

January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016

UN envoy on int'l migration due today

United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for International Migration Peter Sutherland arrives in Dhaka on a three-day visit Tuesday.

November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015

Rabab Fatima new ambassador to Japan

The government has decided to appoint Rabab Fatima, currently serving as director general (East Asia and Pacific) in the foreign ministry, as Bangladesh’s next ambassador to Japan.

November 3, 2015
November 3, 2015

Masud Momen new Bangladesh’s UN envoy

The Government has decided to appoint Masud Bin Momen as the next ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations, New York, according to the Foreign Ministry...

October 1, 2015
October 1, 2015

Bangladeshi Hajj stampede toll now 41

The Bangladesh mission in Saudi Arabia has confirmed death of 41 nationals in the Mina Hajj stampede last month.

July 31, 2015
July 31, 2015

Indian teachers 'kidnapped in Libya'

Four Indian teachers are kidnapped in Libya, India's foreign ministry says.

July 10, 2015
July 10, 2015

3 Bangladeshis killed in Saudi road crash

9 people including 3 Bangladeshis killed in a road accident in Riyad of Saudi Arabia, foreign ministry official says.

April 11, 2015
April 11, 2015

Diplomat to be sent home for shoplifting

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is set to dismiss the job of its young diplomat charged with shoplifting during overseas training in Hague, Netherlands.

April 10, 2015
April 10, 2015

272 more Bangladeshis evacuated from Yemen: Indian HC

Bangladesh has so far evacuated 272 Bangladesh nationals, including five women and five children, with the assistance of an Indian ship.

April 5, 2015
April 5, 2015

3 Bangladeshis taken to Djibouti from Yemen

Three Bangladeshi expatriates who were stranded in war-torn Yemen reach Djibouti from Aden yesterday by an Indian ship, a foreign ministry official says.