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The government is planning to bring back Bangladeshis illegally staying in Europe. The European Union (EU) has already allocated 12.5 million Euros as an incentive for repatriation efforts. "We want Bangladeshis staying illegally in Europe to come back home on their own volition," a government official in ...

Expatriate Bangladeshis can now directly inform the ministry about their problems through the permanent 'digital help desk' set up by the Wage Earners' Welfare Board (WEWB). A temporary call centre was set up two years ago with the technical assistance of Access to Information project. But systematic ...
Migrants Without Shoes: Stories of Ethiopians and Bangladeshis in Saudi Arabia and Malaysia. They left their homes for a better life, only to face sexual violence and beatings by police. By Vijay Prashad / AlterNet. January 17, 2018, 1:49 PM GMT. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to ...
For instance, Asam Bani, a popular weekly, claimed in its August 18, 1994 edition that 16 lakh Bangladeshis had entered Assam between 1971 and 1991. Who were they? Muslims, Asam Bani declared, after analysing the Census data. Since Hindus had a growth rate of 41.89% in 1971-1991 and Muslims ...
England's Test series against Bangladesh could prove dangerous, not because the hosts are good, but because they are bad. In the Telegraph, Scyld Berry warns of the dangerous consequences. This series will be a test of character for England another fortnight of shuttling between Dhaka and Chittagong ...

PUTRAJAYA: The Immigration Department has busted another human smuggling syndicate, this time led by a Bangladeshi national known as "Abang Bangla". The 43-year-old was arrested together with a Malaysian man during a operation early Friday. Immigration director-general Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali ...
Dhaka, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) -- Remittance-reliant Bangladesh expects 1.2 million overseas jobs for the country's skilled and semi-skilled workforce in 2018. "We're planning to send some 1.2 million Bangladeshis abroad with overseas employment this year," Bangladeshi Minister of Expatriates' Welfare and ...
Man fined for petitioning against government ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingyas. Tribune Desk; Published at 05:50 PM January 08, 2018; Last updated at 01:03 AM January 09, 2018. Man fined for petitioning against government ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingyas. Bigstock ...
Man fined for petitioning against government ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingyas. Tribune Desk; Published at 05:50 PM January 08, 2018; Last updated at 01:03 AM January 09, 2018. Man fined for petitioning against government ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingyas. Bigstock ...
Aid groups have reported cases of Bangladeshis offering young women marriage as a way of escaping the overcrowded refugee camps along Bangladesh's southeastern border. Hossain could not be contacted after the ruling. But in a previous statement, he defended his son's marriage to the 18-year-old ...
Stuart Rutherford, Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), a global partnership of more than 30 leading organizations that seek to advance financial inclusion. Washington DC, Jan 8 2018 (IPS) - Bangladeshis have a long tradition of borrowing from family, neighbors and other informal sources. Microfinance ...
Kolkata: The Kolkata police's special task force helped their Uttar Pradesh counterparts nab another suspect for his alleged links with a group that made fake ID cards (Aadhaar, passport, etc) for illegal immigrants. Four days ago the Anti-terrorism Squad of UP had arrested three others in the same case.
Shoaib Hossain Jewel is a Bangladeshi citizen, aged about 25 years, a Hafiz-e-Quran, and a teacher at a madrasa in Dhaka's Jatrabari area. Shoaib's life took an eventful turn when he met Rafiza, an 18-year-old Rohingya woman, who with her family fled to Bangladesh from the Rakhine State of Myanmar, ...
On the first day of every year, Saiful receives more text messages than the other 364 days combined. But he seldom replies to the shower of attention lavished upon him on this day. A sense of guilt and apathy weighs upon him as he ignores the birthday wishes pouring into his phone. January 1 is his ...
No Bangladesh citizen has been affected by the fire in New York, said a Bangladesh diplomat. "So far, we have not heard about any Bangladeshi being affected by the fire in Bronx, New York," Bangladesh Consul General in New York Shameem Ahsan told UNB on Friday. He said they are trying to find out ...
A Bangladeshi youth has managed to escape from the clutches of the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) when he was being tortured along with another man from Bangladesh. Abdul Latif, 35, is currently being held at the BSF's Cooch Behar 61 battalion's Chanrabandha camp. Twenty-two-year-old Azam, ...

According to survey data collected between 2000 and 2010, approximately 35 to 77 million people in Bangladesh have been chronically exposed to arsenic in their drinking water. Consuming arsenic-contaminated drinking water can cause a number of chronic health effects including; skin lesions and skin ...
That promised policy change struck a sour note with some Bangladeshis in the Brooklyn neighborhood where Ullah lived. "If Trump is going to stop immigration visas, that's not good for our Bangladeshi people," said Fazlul Karim, 45, a livery car driver. "Because some people are waiting for their families ...
That promised policy change struck a sour note with some Bangladeshis in the Brooklyn neighborhood where Ullah lived. "If Trump is going to stop immigration visas, that's not good for our Bangladeshi people," said Fazlul Karim, 45, a livery car driver. "Because some people are waiting for their families ...
That promised policy change struck a sour note with some Bangladeshis in the Brooklyn neighborhood where Ullah lived. "If Trump is going to stop immigration visas, that's not good for our Bangladeshi people," said Fazlul Karim, 45, a livery car driver. "Because some people are waiting for their families ...
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's immigration department has detained several immigration officers at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) suspected of being involved in dishonest practices following reports of smuggling of Bangladeshis by syndicates at KLIA. Its director-general, Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali ...
The other deceased include residents of Tangail, Sirajganj, Narsingdi, and Gazipur. Anim's cousin Monzurul Islam told the Dhaka Tribune: "We got a call from Saudi Arabia last night [Saturday]. My brother was among the Bangladeshis who were killed in the accident." Officials of the consulate general office ...
No Bangladesh citizen has been affected by the fire in New York, said a Bangladesh diplomat. "So far, we have not heard about any Bangladeshi being affected by the fire in Bronx, New York," Bangladesh Consul General in New York Shameem Ahsan told UNB on Friday. He said they are trying to find out ...
Central Reserve police Force (CRPF) personnel stand guard at a temporary camp ahead of the publication of the first draft of the National Register of citizens (NRC) in the Juria village of Nagaon district in the northeastern state of Assam, India, December 28, 2017. Reuters/Anuwar Hazarika Reuters.
Everyone's thoughts about the people of Bangladesh have changed after that. You must have noticed it when you are going abroad for business. "Everyone speaks about Bangladesh with respect now," the prime minister said. Hasina said she wanted Bangladeshis to have dignity as a nation that snatched ...
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis spoke to the young people and students of Bangladesh at Dhaka's Notre Dame College on Saturday, inviting them to seek out and live by God's wisdom in Jesus Christ as handed down by their grandparents. The event marked the close of the Holy Father's Apostolic Visit to ...
Pope Francis has sent a video message of greetings and blessings to the people of Bangladesh. The 266th and current Pope of the Catholic Church, a title he holds ex officio as Bishop of Rome, and sovereign of Vatican City, is due to make a three-day visit to Bangladesh from Nov 30 to Dec 2. It will be on ...
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has sent a video message of greetings and blessings to the people of Bangladesh as he prepares to undertake a 3-day apostolic journey to the nation from the 30 ... I know that there are many people in Bangladesh who are working hard to prepare for my visit and I thank them.
Independent lawmaker Md Rustum Ali Faraji has called for the disclosure of identities of the Bangladeshis who have been named in the recently released Paradise and Panama Papers. He made the demand while speaking on point of order in parliament on Sunday. The Pirojpur-3 MP said: "Previously, ...
The central bank is now allowing Bangladeshi citizens to keep and carry foreign currency of up to $5,000 or equivalent. Bangladesh Bank issued a circular to this effect on Monday, saying necessary amendments had been made to the Foreign Money and Jewellery (FMJ) Form. All banks that deal in foreign ...
Rohingya refugees have a dinner at a makeshift shelter near Gundum in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, September 3, 2017. Credit: Hala Jaber/IPs.
There have been numerous reports in the media about Bangladeshi expatriate workers in Singapore getting involved in militancy and terror ...
MAINAR GUNA, Bangladesh - At the end of a 22-hour drive from their village in northern Bangladesh, a busload of textile workers parks in the ...
This photo taken on May 27, 2017 shows teenager Khaled Hossain posing for a photo during an interview with AFP at his house in Beanibazer ...
... govt working on RSS agenda: SP over Bangladeshi people survey ... that its ordering of the survey of Bangladeshi people was part of it.
They are among 45 suspected foreign terror fighters (FTF) held by Malaysian police in 2017, police chief Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said in a ...
Humanitarian organisations helping Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh say they need $434m (£327m) over the next six months to help ...
A total of 1,500 entrepreneurs, including ten Bangladeshis, are going to participate in the 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Summit, which will be co-hosted by the United States and India in Hyderabad, India from November 28 to 30. advisor to the US president Ivanka Trump will lead the U.S. contingent to the ...
At just 35, Suraiya Begum had to have her left ovary removed as a diagnostic centre in Dhaka discovered a tumour in it back in 2001. Later on, she moved to Kolkata with critical gynecological problems and diabetes, where specialist doctors informed her that the surgery she had earlier undergone was ...
Bangladeshis have, for many years, played an active role in the global community and demonstrated our dedication to fostering peace by partaking in UN peacekeeping missions in some of the most dangerous and conflict-ridden places around the world. Until recently, Bangladesh was the top most ...
GENEVA, Oct 26 2017 (IOM) - When primary school headmaster Abdul Jabbar Mahmoud set off from Shamlapur on his motorbike heading to Teknaf town, at the ...
Northeast Indian states, some of which share international border with Bangladesh, may see another spell of ethnic violence, targeting 'foreign ...
They were detained and forcefully sent back on Wednesday morning by a special flight from a deportation centre in Arizona state, officials ...
Bangladeshi users will only be able to receive their earnings through PayPal once it is inaugurated, which means its services will be limited in ...
Dhaka, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Bangladeshis living and working abroad remitted back 2.53 billion U.S. dollars in the first two months of the current ...
Bangladeshis who live in and travel to Qatar are unable to use other ... the potential of this route as around 300,000 Bangladeshis live in Qatar.
So, more than fifty-one-thousand people in Bangladesh have had to be ... About a third to half of Bangladeshis are estimated to work in agriculture. ... There's the likely chance that by the time the people of Bangladesh have ...
Hundreds of Bangladeshis are currently held hostage by kidnapping rings in Libya. A group of expatriates are involved in this heinous scheme ...
Bangladeshis pitch in to aid 'Muslim brothers' ... joining an army of ordinary Bangladeshis pitching in as aid agencies struggle to cope with an ...


 

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