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Bangladesh firms evading payment of compensation in Tazreen fire ...
New York, Nov. 24 : Human Rights Watch, an organization that works to defend human rights worldwide, has said that the global apparel brands linked to the Tazreen fire tragedy must not dodge from their duty to help those who have suffered due to the tragedy that took place in Bangladesh two years ...
Pune FC keen to maintain winning run in Bhutan
Thimphu, Nov 24 : Pune FC will be keen to maintain their winning run when they come up against Bangladesh's Abahani Limited in a final Group B encounter of the King's Cup at the Changlimithang Stadium here Tuesday.
Another Islamist to die for Bangladesh war crimes
Dhaka, Nov 24 : A special court Monday sentenced to death another Islamist leader who committed war crimes during Bangladesh's 1971 Liberation War.
War crimes accused gets death in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Nov 24 : The International Crimes Tribunal-1 in Bangladesh Monday has given the death sentence to Mohammed Mobarak Hossain, a former Razakar commander from Brahmanbaria's Akhaura for war crimes during the 1971 Liberation War.
Don't miss this gigantic selfie
Dhaka, Nov 24 : A group of at least 1,151 people in Bangladesh have taken a selfie together with their Nokia Lumia 730 smartphone - making it one of the gigantic selfies fit to become the world's largest selfie.
Bangladesh beats Zimbabwe in second ODI
Dhaka, Nov 24 : Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 68 runs in the second one day international (ODI) at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium in Chittagong Sunday, to go 2-0 up in the five-match cricket series.
Burdwan blast mastermind's wife held in Dhaka
Dhaka, Nov 23 : The women's wing chief of the terrorist group Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) who confessed to training at least 25 women in West Bengal has been arrested here, the media said Sunday.
India-Bangladesh collaboration can save Sunderbans: Experts
Kolkata, Nov 22 : India and Bangladesh must collaborate to facilitate and maintain a flow of fresh water round the year to save the Sunderbans mangrove ecosystem, scientists said here Saturday.
Indo-Bangladesh tourism promotion proves beneficial for northeast
Agartala, Nov. 22 : Natural beauty, wildlife, handicraft, culture and food - the northeast region boasts abundant vibrancy and diversity to attract domestic and foreign tourists. With the decline in insurgent activities, the region is witnessing a rise in tourist inflows.
Destroy militant camps, BSF tells Bangladeshi counterpart
By Sujit Chakraborty, Agartala, Nov 22 : The Border Security Force (BSF) has asked its Bangladeshi counterparts to destroy militants' camps and hideouts within the latter's territory, an officer said here Saturday.
Majority in India's northeast want BCIM economic corridor: Survey
Guwahati, Nov 21 : A vast majority of informed people in northeast India feel the Bangladesh China India Myanmar (BCIM) economic corridor will benefit the region's economy and help it tackle its endemic insurgency by providing viable livelihoods, a new survey has found.
Burdwan blast: NIA gets custody of Myanmarese militant
Kolkata, Nov 20 : A city court Thursday sent Myanmar national Khalid Mohammed and two Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) militants to eight days in the NIA's custody in connection with the Oct 2 Burdwan blast.
Burdwan blast: NIA gets custody of Burmese militant
Kolkata, Nov 20 : A city court Thursday remanded Myanmar national Khalid Mohammed along with two Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) militants to eight days' NIA custody in connection with the Oct 2 Burdwan blast.
Dhaka plays host to three-day Hay Literary Festival from today
Dhaka, Nov.20 : Bangladesh capital Dhaka is playing host to a three-day Hay Literary Festival that is expected to attract journalists, writers, editors and publishers from all over the globe.
US Senate confirms Bernicat as next envoy to Bangladesh
Washington, Nov.20 : The US Senate has confirmed nomination of Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat as new US ambassador to Bangladesh.
Bangladesh, Zimbabwe chase ODI rankings points
Dubai, Nov 20 : Bangladesh and Zimbabwe have the opportunity to gain vital rankings points when they go head-to-head in a five-match One-Day International (ODI) series starting Friday in Chittagong.
Bangladesh hands over list of 51 criminals to India's NIA
Dhaka, Nov.19 : Bangladesh has handed over a list of 51 criminals -- 10 militants and 41 others -- to a National Investigation Agency (NIA) from India.
Man, woman held with gold in Bengal
Kolkata, Nov 19 : Two people including a woman were arrested and gold worth over Rs.71 lakh seized near the Bangladesh border in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, the Border Security Force (BSF) said Wednesday.
16 Bangladeshi, Myanmar human traffickers sued
Dhaka, Nov 19 : Two days after a boat carrying nearly 600 migrants was seized in the Bay of Bengal near Bangladesh's southeastern border with Myanmar, two separate cases have been lodged against the human traffickers, police said Wednesday.
Man held with gold in Bengal
Kolkata, Nov 18 : The Border Security Force have arrested a man and seized gold worth over Rs.47 lakh near the Bangladesh border in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, an official said Tuesday.
Bangladesh among countries facing increased terror risk: Study
Dhaka, Nov 18 : Bangladesh faces the risk of a substantial rise in terrorist activities in the future, according to a study by the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), a media report said Tuesday.
Bangladesh defeat Zimbabwe to claim first ever 3-0 Test series win
London, Nov 17 : Bangladesh recorded a first ever 3-0 Test series win as they defeated Zimbabwe by 186 runs in Chittagong.
Centre must consult us on border enclave exchange: Mamata
New Delhi, Nov 17 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday said she was "in favour" of border enclave exchange with Bangladesh in Cooch Behar district, but the Centre must consult the state government before taking any steps.
Top ex-India and Bangladesh envoys call for focus on economy, security
Dhaka, Nov.16 : Former Bangladesh and Indian diplomats have called on their respective governments to train their focus on economic engagement and intensify security cooperation.
India-Bangladesh tourism road show in Agartala
Agartala, Nov 16 : A four-day tourism road show "Maitri Tourism 2014" began here in Tripura to boost tourism between Bangladesh and northeast India.
NASA reveals satellite images of Earth's sanctuaries in book
Washington, Nov 16 : From the astonishing river patterns along the Bay of Bengal to weaving waterways of the Sundarbans in Bangladesh, NASA has revealed some stunning images of the Earth's last untouched sanctuaries in a new book.
Indian women thump Bangladesh 5-1 in SAFF championships
Islamabad, Nov 15 : India's senior women's team thumped Bangladesh 5-1 in a Group A match of the 3rd South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Women's Championship here Saturday.
Sri Lanka to import 50 K metric tons of rice from Bangladesh
Colombo, Nov.15 : Sri Lanka will import 50,000 metric tons of rice from Bangladesh to ensure food security and control the escalating price of Sri Lankan's staple food.
20 gold bars found inside clothes iron in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Nov 15 : A man was caught while trying to smuggle 20 gold bars inside a clothes iron at Dhaka's Shahjalal International Airport Saturday.
Border alert ahead of Modi's northeast visit
Agartala, Nov 15 : Security forces are keeping a strict vigil along India's border with Bangladesh and Myanmar ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the northeast by November-end, an official said here Saturday.