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At least 11 die as migrant boat sinks off Tunisia

At least 11 migrants from Africa died when their boat sank off Tunisia on Sunday, as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to the Italian island of Lampedusa, a Tunisian security official said.

The migrants from Africa tried to cross the Mediterranean

Faraaz memory shines in darkness

The jovial and frisky youth was adorably called 'Chhotu' by his mother. He was known as Faraaz Ayaaz Hossain, grandson of Transcom Group chairman Latifur Rahman, and the younger child of ...

Faraaz memory shines in darkness

In Arab Spring cradle, young Tunisians dream of 'real leader'

As Tunisia prepares for presidential electiopoliticsns, young people in the city that was the cradle of the Arab Spring are disenchanted, saying the dreams of the revolution have been "dashed"."As ...

In Arab Spring cradle, young Tunisians dream of 'real leader'

37 Italy-bound Bangladeshis rescued in Mediterranean

Tunisian authorities rescued 37 Bangladesh nationals among 71 migrants as their boat began to sink after setting out from neighbouring Libya for Italy, the National Guard said Tuesday.Rescuers ...

37 Italy-bound Bangladeshis rescued in Mediterranean

Tunisia finds 12 bodies after migrant boat sinks

A dozen bodies were retrieved Saturday by the Tunisian coast guard, the Red Crescent said, days after a boat sank with scores of migrants on board according to a survivor."Twelve bodies were ...

Tunisia finds 12 bodies after migrant boat sinks

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death toll climbs to 1,000

The UN Security Council called Friday for a ceasefire in Libya as the death toll from a three-month offensive on Tripoli reached 1,000, including scores killed in an air strike that hit a detention ...

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death toll climbs to 1,000

Migrant boat with 86 on board sinks off Tunisia coast

A traumatised young Malian plucked out of the sea off Tunisia after clinging for two days to debris from an inflatable which sank told Thursday of how more than 80 migrants are feared drowned.The ...

Migrant boat with 86 on board sinks off Tunisia coast

Bangladesh's returning migrants struggle at home

Like many poor Bangladeshis, Komol Shohlagar thought moving overseas for work would change his life. It did - but not in the way he hoped.Shohlagar, 33, travelled to Libya with people smugglers in ...

Bangladesh's returning migrants struggle at home

17 stranded Bangladeshis return home from Tunisia

Seventeen Bangladeshis, among the 64 stranded for three weeks in the Mediterranean, returned home on Friday from Tunisia under special arrangements.Shariful Hasan, programme head of BRAC Migration, ...

17 stranded Bangladeshis return home from Tunisia

Tunisia allows 64 Bangladeshis to disembark after 3 weeks

Tunisia has allowed dozens of migrants, mostly from Bangladesh, to disembark after three weeks stranded in the Mediterranean, so that they can return to their home countries, the Red Crescent said on ...

Tunisia allows 64 Bangladeshis to disembark after 3 weeks
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