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Bangladesh freedom fighter Bir Bikram UK Ching passes away
Chittagong (Bangladesh), July 25 : Well known Bangladesh freedom fighter Bir Bikram UK Ching has passed away. He was 86.
Bangladesh leading in commercial production of Bt brinjal
Dhaka, July 25 : Bangladesh is leading the world in commercial production after the country's government gave approval for this last year, according to a leading not-for-profit international organisation that shares the benefits of crop biotechnology with various stakeholders.
Hasina returns to Dhaka after three-day visit to UK
Dhaka, July 24 : Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has returned to Dhaka after her three-day visit to London to attend the first ever Girl Summit 2014.
Bengal cabinet okays trans-national road project
Kolkata, July 24 : The West Bengal cabinet Thursday approved a Rs.1,377 trans-national roadway project connecting India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal, a minister announced.
Tripura University to attract Bangladeshi students
Agartala, July 24 : Tripura University will launch an initiative to admit more Bangladeshi students to reinforce the government's plan to strenthen the people-to-people ties between the two neighbours, an official said Thursday.
3000 passengers left stranded at Dhaka airport by Biman Bangladesh ...
Dhaka, July 23 : A seven-hour-long strike by staffers of Bangladesh national carrier Biman Bangladesh left around 3,000 passengers stuck at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday morning.
Sheikh Hasina invites Bangladeshis in UK to invest in motherland
London, July 23 : Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has invited Bangladeshi expatriates based in the United Kingdom to take advantage of the opening up of maritime boundaries between Bangladesh and Myanmar and Bangladesh and India to invest more in their motherland.
Government says no gas from KG-D6 going to Bangladesh
New Delhi, July 23 : No gas from Reliance Industries (RIL) consortium's KG-D6 block in the eastern offshore is being supplied to Bangladesh, the government said Wednesday.
Assam protests infiltration of Bangladeshis in India
Guwahati (Assam), July 22 : Various activist groups, including tribal organisations and the All Assam Students Union (AASU) staged a protest in Assam against the state government for its inability to stop Bangladeshis from infiltrating into the state.
Bangladesh PM Hasina joins Iftar party with journalists
Dhaka (Bangladesh), July 21 : Bangladeshi Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina, joined an Iftar party with journalists and other guests during the holy month of Ramadan here in her nation's capital on Friday.
Shakib Al Hasan begs Bangladesh cricket authorities to review ...
Johannesburg, July 21 : Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has begged his country's cricket authorities to review a six-month ban for bad behaviour and has pledged to behave in a more mature way in future.
Bangladesh cancels 35 fake freedom fighter certificates
Dhaka, July 21 : Bangladesh has reportedly cancelled at least 35 government officials' fake freedom fighter certificates.
Bangladesh urged to disband paramilitary unit
New York, July 21 : The Bangladesh government should disband the paramilitary Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), Human Rights Watch said Monday.
House fire kills five in Bangladesh
Dhaka, July 21 : Five members of a family, including two children, were burnt to death in a house blaze in Bangladesh's Chittagong city Sunday, officials said.
Anti-Israel protests intensify in Bangladesh
Dhaka, July 19 : Anti-Israel protests have intensified across Bangladesh, with a call going out from most quarters for a halt to the ongoing "genocide" and "freedom for Palestinians".
Expats rank Dhaka as most expensive South Asia city
Dhaka, July 18 : Expatriates in South Asia have ranked Bangladesh capital Dhaka as the most expensive city in South Asia.
US envoy designate says January 5 Bangladesh polls 'undeniably flawed'
Washington, July 18 : United States Ambassador-designate to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat has described the January 5 general elections in Bangladesh as 'undeniably flawed'.
Late actress Suchitra Sen's ancestral house in Bangladesh freed at ...
Dhaka, July 17 : The ancestral house of the late Indian actress Suchitra Sen in Pabna town of Bangladesh, which had been occupied by a Jamaat-e-Islami backed organization since 1987, has been freed from the latter's clutches.
Bangladesh authorities finally free Suchitra's home
Dhaka, July 16 : Bengali film legend Suchitra Sen's ancestral home in Bangladesh's Pabna district was Wednesday finally freed from the clutches of the Imam Ghazali Institute after more than a three-decade tussle.
Tripura MP wants easy visa for Bangladeshis
Agartala, July 16 : A Lok Sabha member from Tripura Wednesday said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has assured him that her ministry would take steps to provide hassle-free visa to Bangladeshis willing to visit India.
12 Dhaka student leaders expelled for attack on journalists
Dhaka, July 15 : The Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), a student union affiliated to the ruling Bangladesh Awami League, has expelled 12 of its members over an attack on journalists on the Dhaka University campus.
Bangladesh SC orders removal of structures from rivers around Dhaka
Dhaka, July 14 : The Bangladesh Supreme Court on Monday cleared the way for the removal of all structures, excluding those set up by the government to serve the public interest, from four rivers encircling Dhaka.
India, Bangladesh can supply shopping bags to the world: Jute ...
By Aparajita Gupta, New Delhi, July 13 : Lack of modernisation and diversification has stunted the growth of India's jute industry and both India and Bangladesh, world leaders in jute production, need to double their output to supply enough shopping bags to the world to meet the growing demand for ...
Pakistani held with Indian currency in Bangladesh
Dhaka, July 13 : A Pakistani national was detained at the Shahjalal International Airport here Sunday for carrying a large sum of Indian currency.
Sheikh Hasina to attend Girl Summit in UK
Dhaka, July 12 : Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to fly to the United Kingdom on July 20 to attend the first Girl Summit that aims to improve condition of women in poor countries.
11 killed in Bangladesh bus accident
Dhaka, July 11 : At least 11 people were killed and 20 injured Friday when an iout-of-control bus ran over pedestrians and then fell into a roadside ditch in Bangladesh.
Heavy rains in Bangladesh trigger flash floods
Dhaka, July 10 : Rush of hill water and heavy rains have generated flash floods in vast regions of Bangladesh's Sunamganj region.
Northeast can help improve India-Bangladesh ties: Dipu Moni
Agartala, July 10 : Tripura and other northeastern states can play a vital role to further improve relations between India and Bangladesh, former Bangladesh foreign minister Dipu Moni has said here.
Respect UN court award on maritime boundary with Bangladesh: India
New Delhi, July 8 : India Tuesday said that it respected the verdict of UN tribunal that has ruled that most of the disputed 25,602 sq km exclusive economic zone and territorial waters in the Bay of Bengal belong to Bangladesh.
Hague court settles India, Bangladesh maritime dispute
The Hague (The Netherlands), July 8 : A Hague-based international court has settled a longstanding maritime boundary dispute between India and Bangladesh, by awarding Bangladesh 19,467square kilometers out of 25,602 square kilometers in the Bay of Bengal.