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Bangladesh slum fire leaves many people homeless

Bangladesh slum fire leaves many people homeless

A massive fire ripped through a slum on Wednesday in Bangladesh's capital of Dhaka, leaving thousands of people homeless.

Bangladesh rethinks plan to move Rohingya refugees to island

Bangladesh rethinks plan to move Rohingya refugees to island

Bangladesh is reconsidering a plan to relocate Rohingya refugees to a flood-prone island located hours by boat from its coast, junior minister for disaster management and relief Enamur Rahman told Reuters on Wednesday.

Qatar, Bangladesh political consultations

Qatar, Bangladesh political consultations

A round of political consultations was held in Dhaka on Monday between the ministries of foreign affairs of Qatar and Bangladesh.

Expo showcases Bangladesh business opportunities to Qatari investors

Expo showcases Bangladesh business opportunities to Qatari investors

The inaugural edition of the "Made in Bangladesh" exhibition, which concluded in Doha on Thursday, provided businesses in Qatar a glimpse of the investment climate and opportunities ...

India, Bangladesh consider evacuating citizens from China's Wuhan

India, Bangladesh consider evacuating citizens from China's Wuhan

India and Bangladesh said on Tuesday they were working on evacuating their citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of a coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 100 people.

Bangladesh sentences 10 militants to death for 2001 bombing

Bangladesh sentences 10 militants to death for 2001 bombing

A Bangladeshi court sentenced 10 militants to death Monday for the bombing at communist party rally two decades ago that killed five people.

QRCS distributes food aid to Myanmar refugees in Bangladesh

QRCS distributes food aid to Myanmar refugees in Bangladesh

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), in co-operation with Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS), has delivered food parcels for 3,220 families displaced from Myanmar to Bangladesh.

QRCS 'Little Hearts' treats 116 Bangladeshi children for heart ailments

QRCS 'Little Hearts' treats 116 Bangladeshi children for heart ailments

The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has concluded its “Little Hearts” medical convoy to Bangladesh, implemented at a total cost of $250,000.

Fifty dead as cold wave sweeps through Bangladesh

Fifty dead as cold wave sweeps through Bangladesh

At least 50 people have died in Bangladesh as cold weather continues to sweep across the country, officials said.

Factory fire kills 13 in Bangladesh

Factory fire kills 13 in Bangladesh

A fire in a plastics factory on near the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka has killed at least 13 people with more victims gravely injured, officials said Thursday.

Bangladesh tears down brick kilns to fight toxic smog

Bangladesh tears down brick kilns to fight toxic smog

Excavators flanked by Bangladesh riot police are at work demolishing illegal soot-belching brick kilns around the smog-choked capital Dhaka, forcing migrant labourers out of work and back to their villages.

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

A Bangladesh court on Wednesday handed death sentences to seven members of a religious militant group for plotting an attack on a cafe in 2016 that killed 22 people ...