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FGN26 UK-INDIA-MIGRATION-DEAL India-UK close to signing migration and mobility partnership: Report London: India and the UK are close to signing a “migration and mobility partnership”, which could see thousands more Indian students enrol at UK universities in exchange for illegal Indian migrants being sent back, according to a UK media report on Monday. By Aditi Khanna FGN23 BANGLA-VIRUS-LOCKDOWN Bangladesh extends lockdown till May 16 Dhaka: Bangladesh on Monday extended ongoing nationwide lockdown till May 16 to contain the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. By Anisur Rahman FGN29 LANKA-ATTACK-OFFICIALS 2 former Sri Lankan officials charged in court over Easter Sunday blasts Colombo: Sri Lanka’s Attorney General Dappula de Livera on Monday produced 800 charges against two top former officials for their failure to prevent the 2019 Easter Sunday bomb attacks in which over 270 people, including 11 Indians, were killed. PTI MRJ