“Bangladesh” in the news

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· COVID-19: 15,000 Rohingya refugees under quarantine as cases hit 29  
DHAKA: Some 15,000 Rohingya refugees are now under coronavirus quarantine in Bangladesh's vast camps, officials said on Monday (May 25), as the number of confirmed infections rose to 29.  Copy example sentence
Al Jazeera
· Subdued Eid al-Fitr in India, Bangladesh amid coronavirus crisis  
Muslims in India and Bangladesh celebrated a subdued Eid al-Fitr on Monday, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan under the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic.  Copy example sentence
Al Jazeera
· Rohingya Refugees: Inside the Crisis  
Following the latest military crackdown in 2017, nearly a million Rohingya fled into neighbouring Bangladesh.  Copy example sentence
The Japan Times
· Japan to expand entry ban to visitors from India and 10 other nations  
The Foreign Ministry raised its travel advisory for the 11 countries — Afghanistan, Argentina, India, El Salvador, Ghana, Guinea, Kyrgyz, Tajikistan, Pakistan, Bangladesh and South Africa — urging against any trips to the areas.  Copy example sentence
Al Jazeera
· Coronavirus: What sporting events are affected by the pandemic?  
Australia's proposed test tour of Bangladesh in June has been postponed and both boards will work together to find new dates to reschedule the series.  Copy example sentence
Malay Mail
· Dr Noor Hisham says expecting spike in Malaysia’s Covid-19 cases in next few days  
In total, 227 positive cases have been detected at the three detention depots and include citizens of Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Pakistan, China, Cambodia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Libya, Egypt and Syria.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· From Ebola crisis to east London: How aid workers have been deployed in UK for first time to fight coronavirus  
Having spent the last five years fighting cholera in South Sudan, battling Ebola in Sierra Leone and responding to a measles outbreak among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, the last thing Melanie Villarreal expected was for her next deployment for Médecins Sans Frontières' (MSF) to be in London.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Bangladesh clothing makers say Philip Day owes them £27m  
Bangladesh clothing manufacturers are threatening to halt production and deliveries to billionaire Philip Day’s Edinburgh Woollen Mill group in a battle over alleged £27m in unpaid bills.  Copy example sentence
· SIA investigating after pilot who flew into Bangladesh airspace couldn't give clearance number  
SINGAPORE: Singapore Airlines (SIA) is investigating an incident where a pilot who flew into Bangladesh airspace was unable to provide a clearance number requested by air traffic controllers in charge of the area.  Copy example sentence
The China Post
· Muslims in India, Bangladesh celebrate Eid subdued by virus  
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Muslims in India and Bangladesh joined prayers to celebrate a subdued Eid-al Fitr on Monday, marking the end of the Ramadan holy month by seeking blessings for a world free from coronavirus.  Copy example sentence