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Arrest warrant for Khaleda Zia's former secretary
Dhaka, Dec 21 : A Bangladesh court Sunday issued arrest warrants against 11 people, including Khaleda Zia's former political secretary Harris Chowdhury, in the murder case of former finance minister Shah A.M.S. Kibria, a media report said.
Act East Policy starts with Bangladesh: PM Modi
New Delhi, Dec. 19 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday told visiting Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid that India is willing to be catalytic agent to boost co-operation in the region, adding that New Delhi's Act East Policy starts with Dhaka. The two leaders met at the Hyderabad House here.
Four nations including India agree to create economic corridor
Dhaka, Dec.19 : A multi-billion dollar fund might soon be established to pull in resources from various parties to set up a thriving economic belt connecting Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar.
Bangladesh replaces judge hearing Khaleda Zia case
Dhaka, Dec 18 : The Bangladesh government has appointed a new judge for the court trying graft cases against Khaleda Zia, chairperson of the country's main opposition party Bangladesh Nationalist Party.
Judge hearing ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia's graft cases' removed
Dhaka, Dec.18 : A judge who was hearing two graft cases against Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson and former prime minister Khaleda Zia and eight others has been removed from the trial proceedings.
Two arrested with 'drone' making components in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Dec 17 : Police in Bangladesh Wednesday said they have arrested two activists of the radical Ansarullah Bangla Team in Dhaka with components for making a remote-controlled aerial surveillance "drone".
Two 'generals': 1971 surrender ceremony at Dhaka re-enacted
By Subir Bhaumik, Dhaka, Dec 17 : The singers had just finished their patriotic numbers when a shrill whistle rent the air.
India to take part in second round of BCIM talks from tomorrow
Dhaka, Dec.16 : Senior officials of the Governments of India, Bangladesh China and Myanmar will take part in the second round of discussions for the BCIM corridor, an economic silk route between Bangladesh, India, China and Myanmar, from tomorrow in the Cox's Bazar area of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh observes 44th Victory Day with 31-gun salute, tributes to ...
Dhaka, Dec.16 : Bangladesh on Tuesday observed its 44th Victory Day with due solemnity and offers of rich tribute to martyrs who had sacrificed their lives during the Liberation War of 1971 against Pakistan.
Six killed in Habiganj road crash
Dhaka, Dec.16 : At least six people, including two of a family were killed and five seriously injured when a truck rammed a human hauler and a CNG-run auto-rickshaw on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in the Habiganj Sadar area of Bangladesh this morning.
Bangladesh celebrates 43rd anniversary of Victory Day
Dhaka, Dec 16 : Bangladesh Tuesday celebrated the 43rd anniversary of its victory over the Pakistani forces in 1971 War of Liberation in which about three million people were killed.
Bangladesh tries to prevent ecological disaster after oil spill
Dhaka, Dec 16 : Hundreds of people Monday were hoping to avoid a major ecological disaster in Bangladesh by cleaning up by hand some of the 350,000 litres of oil spilled from a tanker that sank in the Sunderbans delta, the world's largest mangrove reserve and one of the planet's most fragile ...
First dead dolphin spotted after Bangladesh oil spill
Dhaka, Dec 14 : The first evidence of harm caused by an oil spill, from a capsized tanker in Bangladesh's Shela river, on the local flora and fauna surfaced Sunday, with reports of the first dead dolphin.
Body of sunken tanker's captain recovered in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Dec 14 : The mutilated body of the captain of a sunken tanker ship was recovered Sunday, five days after the accident caused a massive oil spill on the Shela river flowing through the Sundarbans mangrove forests.
Sunderbans boat capsize: Hired boats start collecting spilt oil
Dhaka, Dec.13 : At least 100 mechanised and non-mechanised boats have reportedly been hired to scoop up spilt oil from the River Shela in the eastern Sunderbans region of Bangladesh.
10 injured in train-tomtom collision in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Dec.12 : At least ten people were injured in a collision between a train and a 'tomtom' (locally made shallow engine-run three wheeler) in Kaliakoir sub-district of Bangladesh this morning.
EU lauds Bangladesh's progress
Dhaka, Dec 12 : The European Union has lauded Bangladesh's progress at the third Global Social Responsibility conference in Dhaka by saying that Bangladesh is "willfully moving from aid to trade".
Indian embassy in Bangladesh warns of fake visa agents
Dhaka, Dec 11 : The Indian high commission in Dhaka Thursday warned Bangladeshis against agents approaching them offering assistance in obtaining Indian visa.
Four killed in Bangladesh train mishap
Dhaka, Dec 11 : A train accident in Bangladesh Thursday killed four people and injured at least 25 others, media reported.
Salvage operation to retrieve sunken Bangladesh oil tanker yet to ...
Dhaka, Dec.11 : The operation to pull out a capsized oil tanker from the River Shela in the eastern Sunderbans area is yet to begin.
Minority Hindus in Bangladesh protest against injustice on ...
Dhaka, Dec.11 : The minority Hindu community in Bangladesh staged a protest here on Wednesday against acts of violence and injustice inflicted on them during the general elections earlier this year.
Trial run of Guwahati-Shillong-Dhaka bus flagged off
Shillong, Dec 10 : The trial run of the Guwahati-Shillong-Dhaka passenger bus service was flagged off Wednesday from Assam's main ciy of Guwahati. The trial run is expected to conclude in Bangladesh's capital city Dhaka Friday.
Police arrest four hijackers in Dhaka, seize bombs
Dhaka Dec 9 : Four suspected hijackers were arrested early Tuesday with handmade bombs, a media report said.
Bangladesh academic says India's timely help cut short length of 1971 ...
Dhaka, Dec.8 : A Bangladesh academic has said that had it not been for the Indian Army's timely intervention, the 1971 Liberation War with Pakistan would have dragged on for far much longer than it actually did.
Bangladeshi actor Khalil Ullah Khan dead
Dhaka, Dec 7 : Bangladeshi film actor Khalil Ullah Khan, whose career spanned over five decades, passed away Sunday. He died at Square Hospitals Limited here around 10 a.m. He was 80, bdnews24 reported.
Fashion experts mull ways to promote Oudh fashion
Lucknow, Dec 6 : Fashion experts like Rina Dhaka and Asma Hussain and filmmaker Muzaffar Ali Saturday shared their views on how to promote the Oudh fashion culture at the global level and fetch better livelihood for artisans working in this field.
Govt. to launch Guwahati-Dhaka bus service
New Delhi, Dec. 6: The government plans to introduce regular passenger bus services to Dhaka from Guwahati in Assam via Shillong in Meghalaya.
Centre proposes another bus service to Bangladesh
New Delhi, Dec 6 : Aiming to strengthen people-to-people contact between India and Bangladesh, the central government Saturday said it plans to introduce regular passenger bus service to Dhaka from Assam's Guwahati via Meghalaya's Shillong.
Bangladeshi imam assaulted for snide remarks against PM
Dhaka, Dec 6 : An imam was beaten up by worshippers for making derogatory remarks about Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Sirajganj town, a media report said Saturday.
Urgent action urged to save major global cities from sea-level rise ...
Washington, Dec 4 : A new study has revealed that an immediate action is needed to be taken as the world's deltas that accommodate major cities such as Shanghai, Dhaka and Bangkok will be drowned in the next century by rising sea levels.