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Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina speaks with a reporter during the United Nations General Assembly in New York City, US Sept 18, 2017. Reuters
Hasina expects no help
from Trump on Rohingyas

Hasina says Trump's stance on refugees was clear, so it was not worth asking him for help

Forging a new Rohingya strategy

Bangladesh should use its geographic positioning to elicit strategic collaboration from India and the US

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What do I think of Bangladesh?

A young German writes his answer for the most common question foreign visitors are asked in Dhaka

CCleaner software hacked

Tens of millions of devices use the programme to clean up junk software, advertising cookies

'We the future'

Children from different countries speak to Hello at Nepal conference

69th Primetime Emmy Awards – Show – Los Angeles, California, US, 17/09/2017 - Oprah Winfrey embraces Elizabeth Moss as she presents

‘Veep’, ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ top Emmys

‘Saturday Night Live’ was another big winner on night dominated by Trump jokes

One Health concept important for Bangladesh: WHO

This concept is the key to preventing emerging disease such as avian influenza, anthrax

Wayne Rooney, Everton striker and former England captain arrives at Stockport Magistrates court, Stockport, Britain September 18, 2017. Reuters

Rooney pleads guilty to drink-driving

The former England football captain receives a two-year driving ban

Intl media takes 3 weeks to report Rohingya crisis

Major media are now reporting on the plight of thousands of Rohingyas

Pakistan v Sri Lanka - ICC World Twenty20 England 2009 Super Eight Group F - Lord's - 12/6/09 Sri Lanka's Chamara Silva. Action Images / Scott Heavey via Reuters

Sri Lanka ban Silva for misconduct

He has been banned for two years from all cricket-related activities

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Traders to cut rice prices

Rice traders agreed to lower prices after govt promised to solve ‘problems’

Marzuki Darusman, President of the Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, holds a news conference after his address to the 36th Session of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland Sept 19, 2017. Reuters

UN asks for more time on Myanmar probe

Fact-finding mission requests six-month extension to investigate allegations of violence

69th Primetime Emmy Awards – Show – Los Angeles, California, US, 17/09/2017 - Oprah Winfrey embraces Elizabeth Moss as she presents

‘Veep’, ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ top Emmys

‘Saturday Night Live’ was another big winner on night dominated by Trump jokes