Saturday, April 20, 2024

Dubai deports 88 Bangladeshis

Illegal Stay Dubai deports 88 Bangladeshis Dubai authorities yesterday sent 88 Bangladeshi expatriates back for working there “illegally”. They all landed at Chittagong Shah Amanat International Airport on a Fly Dubai plane at 8:30pm. The returnees who went to Dubai for work at different times had to serve jail sentences as they had fled from ... Read more

Home beckons, holds no hope

On Tunisia-Libya Border Home beckons, holds no hope Bangladeshi fortune-seekers tell of manpower touts, survival struggle at border camp “Human trafficking!” exclaimed an IOM official shocked to his very core, “These are Bangladeshi migrant workers in Libya fleeing Gaddafi’s atrocity. How can they be victims of human trafficking?” The official’s seemingly reasonable reaction was triggered ... Read more

FM faces agitating stranded Bangladeshis

Foreign minister Dipu Moni faced agitating Bangladesh nationals stranded at border points between Libya and Egypt for delay in relocating them from politically volatile and strife-torn Libya on Sunday, according to diplomatic sources. They criticized the government for its lukewarm attitude in repatriating people stranded in

Safe exit not only worry

Bangladeshis Trapped in Libya Safe exit not only worry Thousands without food, water; Egypt denies entry to 400 Thousands of desperate Bangladeshis are crying for food, water and a safe exit from violence-riven Libya, witnesses said yesterday amid unfolding scenes of deepening chaos in the sprawling desert country. Brega, or Marsa Al Brega, about a ... Read more

Bangladeshis caught in troubled Libya

Around 450 workers held ‘hostage’ by anti-govt demonstrators; 15 hurt in attack on construction site At least 15 Bangladeshi workers were injured as rioters stormed a South Korean construction site about 30 kilometres west of Tripoli while around 450 others were reportedly taken hostage in the port city of Darnah. The raid on the worksite ... Read more

Bangladeshi tortured by BSF dies at RMCH

A young Bangladeshi farmer, who was tortured by the Indian Boarder Security Force on Saturday in Singanagar-Moksedpur border area in Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj, died at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital early Sunday, the police said. The victim, Shahjahan Ali, 22, was a resident of Singnagar Hatatpara village in the upazila,