IOM donates coaster bus to children with disabilities 

Cox’s Bazar :: The International Organization for Migration (IOM), the UN Migration Agency, is pleased to announce a donation of a 30-seater coaster bus to Cox’s Bazar Arunodoy School, a specialized  school for children with disabilities, as part of stepped-up ...

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Prominent faces Bangladesh lost in 2019

United News of Bangladesh :: The New Year, 2020, approaches fast. Now it is time to recall the celebrities and famous faces Bangladesh lost in political, film, education, literature and cultural fields. Here are some eminent personalities who died in ...

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Beijing seeks Dhaka’s support to lead WIPO

United News of Bangladesh :: China seeks Bangladesh’s support in favour of its candidature for the post of Director General at United Nations’ World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), says an official. Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming discussed the issue during ...

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BYLC’s first Youth Carnival launched in Dhaka

United News of Bangladesh :: Youth Carnival of Dhaka Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) was inaugurated at the Government College of Physical Education in Mohammadpur on Friday. The carnival has been hosted as part of the organisation’s 10th anniversary celebration ...

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Govt going digital for procuring food grain from farmers

United News of Bangladesh :: The government will use a mobile application – billed as ‘Krishoker App’ – to collect food grain directly from farmers across the country, Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder said Friday. The minister made the announcement while ...

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Beauty Yoga Queen Shweta Varpe Coming Dhaka

Staff Reporter :: Yoga Therapist Shweta Varpe of India who was earlier awarded ‘Miss Elite Asia’ 2018, Miss India Goodwill International 2018 and ‘Mrs United Nations Beauty’ prizes, is coming Bangladesh as the Brand Ambassador of ‘Bottom Lining Ma Songshad’ ...

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UN honours 12 fallen peacekeepers from Bangladesh


United News of Bangladesh :: The United Nations (UN) has honoured 12 fallen peacekeepers from Bangladesh who lost their lives on duty in 2018 in various parts of the world to ensure global peace under the aegis of the UN ...

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‘Bangabandhu and Bangladesh are synonymous’


United News of Bangladesh :: Former Dhaka University vice-chancellor AAMS Arefin Siddique on Friday said everyone should learn more about Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s political philosophy. “Bangabandhu and Bangladesh are synonymous,” he told a discussion commemorating the anniversary of Prime ...

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14 Bangladeshis among 290 migrants rescued in Mediterranean


United News of Bangladesh :: Three boats carrying a total of 290 Europe-bound migrants including 14 Bangladeshis were rescued off the country’s Mediterranean coast, a day after a German aid group released video showing a sinking raft packed with dozens ...

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PM seeks support from all to maintain development trend


United News of Bangladesh :: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday sought cooperation from all in keeping up the country’s socioeconomic development and maintaining the law and order. “Ramadan is a month when doa (prayer) is granted. We want you ...

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