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Bangladesh PM leaves for Italy

Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, left for Rome on Sunday morning on a four-day official visit to Italy and Vatican City. An Emirates flight carrying the premier and her entourage members departed Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport for the Italian…

Hasina holds talks with Swiss president

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday held talks with visiting Swiss President Alain Berset on strengthening economic and development cooperation between the two countries. Berset’s four-day visit is the first by a Swiss head of the state since Bern recognised…

China, Vatican and controversial deal

China and the Vatican are close to reaching a historic deal regarding the appointment of bishops, according to media reports here. An agreement could be signed in a few months, said a senior Vatican source. If reached, it would be…

Sushma Swaraj on a 2-day Kathmandu visit

In an effort to strengthen bilateral relations with the neighbouring country, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday left for Kathmandu for two days during which she will hold talks with the Nepalese leadership. Ahead of leaving for Nepal, the…