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Bangladesh bans two aid agencies from Rohingya refugee camps

Bangladesh on Thursday said it has banned two aid agencies from Rohingya camps in the country's southeast, alleging they were telling refugees to reject repatriation...

Bangladesh reports highest ever single day COVID-19 death toll at 15

FIFTEEN people died of COVID-19 infection in the last 24 hours in Bangladesh, taking the death toll to 75, health minister Zahid Maleque said...

Lululemon investigates Bangladesh factory over workers’ treatment

Canadian yoga pants specialist, Lululemon Athletica Inc, said on Tuesday it was investigating a factory in Bangladesh over the treatment of female workers making its clothes. Factory...

Bangladesh reports 3,533 new cases of coronavirus: report

Bangladesh has reported 3,533 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24-hours, taking the total number of infections in the country to 193,590, a...

Phensedyl smuggling to Bangla goes ”high” during lockdown; BSF report details those aiding crime

A well-oiled network of pharmaceutical companies, agents and influential people is behind the smuggling of Phensedyl cough syrup from India to Bangladesh whose seizure...

Bangladesh To Move Rohingya To Island Next Month: Minister

Bangladesh said on Wednesday (13) that it would start relocating tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from overcrowded camps to a remote island vulnerable...

At least 15 refugees drown after boat sinks off Bangladesh

At least 15 people drowned and dozens are unaccounted for after a boat carrying Rohingya refugees sank off southern Bangladesh early Tuesday, officials said. Some 130 people...

Bangladesh logs 2,733 new virus cases as death toll nears 2,500

Bangladesh has recorded 2,733 new cases of COVID-19 in a daily count, taking the tally of infections to 196,323. The death toll rose to 2,496...

Bangladesh unlikely to tour Sri Lanka in July – official

Bangladesh cricket authorities said Saturday they are unlikely to proceed with a planned tour to Sri Lanka in July citing fears that the country could...

Slow and steady hope for near-extinct Bangladesh tortoises

Newly-hatched tortoises take their first steps at a Bangladesh conservation park, their feet barely visible under hard shells that carry the weight of the species on...