Related News - Bangladeshi descent

Related News - Bangladeshi descent

Sunamganj’s Akke conquers Mount Everest

Another Bengalee has conquered Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world. Akhlaqur Rahman Akke, a British citizen of Bangladeshi descent, hails from Chilaura in Jagannathpur upazila of Sunamganj.

21:15 13 May 2022

Emergency hotline launched for Bangladeshis stranded in Ukraine

Russia’s military offensive has led to a state of war in Ukraine. In such a situation, an emergency contact number has been provided by the Bangladesh Embassy in Romania for the Bangladeshis stranded in Ukraine.

14:49 25 February 2022

Bangladeshis in Ukraine being evacuated to Poland: Shahriar Alam

Arrangements have been made to take Bangladeshis stranded in Ukraine to Poland after the Russian military attack, said State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam.

17:14 24 February 2022

Killing US citizen: 8 sued, PBI to investigate

A case has been lodged against eight people, including Badda Zone Assistant Commissioner of Police Tayacher Jahan, for killing Shafayet Mahbub Faraizi, a US citizen of Bangladeshi descent. 

21:16 9 February 2022

Biden nominates BD-origin Nusrat as US Federal Court judge

United States President Joe Biden has nominated Nusrat Jahan Chowdhury, the first Muslim-American woman of Bangladeshi descent, to be a judge in a US Federal Court. 

10:20 20 January 2022