The Daily Star (Bangladesh)
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - In a statement, Nasrul Hamid, state minister for power and energy, said the government signed MoUs with RasGas of Qatar, Oman Trading International of Oman, Pertamina of Indonesia, Astra Oil of Switzerland and Gunvor Singapore to buy LNG.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Some 600 delegates including the speakers, deputy speakers, lawmakers and other delegates from 180 national and provincial parliaments of 52 countries are set to attend the conference.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - India's permanent representative to the UN in Geneva, Rajiv K Chander said India extended humanitarian relief to Bangladesh to support it in meeting the needs of the refugees.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Sheikh Hasina said all forms of atrocities against Rohingya Muslims must be stopped and 'safe zones' created for them inside Myanmar.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN Desk) - World leaders gathering in New York for this year's UN General Assembly are expected to discuss the spiralling situation in Myanmar's Rakhine State.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The Rohingyas who managed to flee had harrowing tales to share. A mother who was away from home when attackers came later found her baby daughter cut into halves
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - A shortage of lighter vessels at the Chittagong port along with landing stations is causing importers to pay extra charges and demurrages, forcing consumers to ultimately bear the costs.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The British government has imposed a ban on direct cargo flights from Dhaka to the UK in March last year on safety concerns at the Dhaka airport.