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  • Bangladesh stands for peace

    The objection raised at the Security Council against Bangladesh’s entry into the UN are politely but firmly rejected as illogical and irrelevant by Foreign Minister Abdus Samad Azad at a press conference today in Dhaka.
  • UN Council strives to avert Chinese veto

    Security Council members, striving to avert a Chinese veto, today agree to defer until August 21 further consideration of Bangladesh’s application for the UN membership.
  • UN Council considers Bangladesh membership

    The UN Security Council meets today and considers Bangladesh’s candidature for membership of the United Nations.
  • Bangabandhu’s meeting with British Foreign Secretary

    It is reported that Bangabandhu would decide within two days the date of his departure for convalescence in Switzerland in response to an invitation by the Swiss government.
  • Step up relief work

    Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman has expressed his deep sympathy for the flood-affected people of Bangladesh and instructed the government to undertake relief work on an emergency basis.