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Bangladesh, Myanmar begin talks on Rohingya crisis
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov 22 : Bangladesh and Myanmar on Wednesday began talks on starting the repatriation process of the Rohingya refugees.

Khaled Mahmud likely to become interim Bangladesh head coach
Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 21 : Former Bangladesh skipper Khaled Mahmud is likely to be roped in as the interim coach of the Bangladesh cricket team in case the country's board failed to find a foreign coach.

Chinese offers to help Bangladesh, Myanmar to resolve Rohingya issue
Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 19 : Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said that China was willing to help Bangladesh and Myanmar resolve the Rohingya issue.

Awami League to celebrate Mujibur Rehman's March 7, 1971 speech
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov.18 : Bangladesh's ruling Awami League is holding a public rally at the Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka to celebrate and give recognition to the historic March 7, 1971 speech of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as a world documentary heritage.

Jamaat-e-Islami behind torching Hindu houses: Bangladesh police
Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 13 : The Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) activists have torched the houses of Hindus in Bangladesh's Rangpur to create unrest ahead of the next parliamentary elections, confirmed police.

Over 30 Hindu houses torched in Bangladesh, 53 arrested
Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 12 : Over thirty houses of Hindus have been torched in Bangladesh over rumours that an offensive Facebook status was posted allegedly by a youth from the minority community.

Is Hathurusingha leaving Bangladesh's head coach role?
Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 9 : Chandika Hathurusingha has reportedly tendered his resignation from the post of Bangladesh cricket team's head coach.

India, Bangladesh jointly launch connectivity projects
Kolkata/New Delhi /Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov.9 : India and Bangladesh on Thursday jointly launched bilateral connectivity projects for the mutual benefit of both countries.

Rohingya issue: B'desh calls for pressure on Myanmar
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov 6 : Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the Commonwealth countries to force Myanmar to stop the persecution and take the Rohingya refugees back.

Pak summons Bangladesh envoy over Dhaka's 'undiplomatic' protest note
Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov 3 : Pakistan summoned Bangladesh High Commissioner Tarik Ahsan on Thursday over Dhaka's 'undiplomatic' protest note on a controversial video clip on social media.

Myanmar seeks to amend 1993 repatriation agreement with Bangladesh
Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 2 : Myanmar is working towards bringing amendment of the 1993 agreement with Bangladesh that allows repatriation of the Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh, who fled to the neighbouring countries, in wake of clashes with the military.

Bangladesh PM Hasina lands 30th in Forbes' list of most powerful women
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov 2 : Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has emerged as the 30th most powerful woman, according to the Forbes' list of 100 most powerful women in the world this year.

Bangladesh seeks global support for UN Resolution on Rohingyas
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct.31 : Bangladesh has sought global support for the passing of a special United Nations resolution against what it calls ongoing ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas by Myanmar.

Khaleda says Bangladesh not doing enough for Rohingyas
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 30 : The Bangladesh opposition leader and the Chairperson of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), Khaleda Zia, has accused the government of 'insufficient efforts' in extending assistance to Rohingya refugees, The Daily Star reported.

Former Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia's motorcade attacked in Feni
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 28 : Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson Khaleda Zia's motorcade was attacked in Feni on Saturday when she was en route to visit Rohingya camp in Cox's Bazar.

Five injured in attack by 'Rohingya miscreants' in Bangladesh
Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 28 : Five people were injured after they were allegedly attacked by Rohingya miscreants in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar last night, The Daily Star reports.

Violence in Myanmar driving up to 12,000 Rohingya refugee children ...
DHAKA, Bangladesh and GENEVA: Desperate living conditions and waterborne diseases are threatening more than 320,000 Rohingya refugee children who have fled to southern Bangladesh since late August, including some 10,000 who crossed from Myanmar over the past few days, UNICEF said today.

U.K., Canada, Switzerland pledge to donate USD 33.5m for Rohingya ...
Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 24 : The United Kingdom and Switzerland have pledged additional USD 24 million as assistance for the Rohingya refugees, who are fleeing to Bangladesh to escape the persecution of Myanmar's Rakhine State.

Khaleda to visit Rohingya refugee camps next week
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 24 : Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia will visit Rohingyas' refugee camps in Cox Bazar next week.

Swaraj opens new Indian chancery complex in Dhaka
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 23 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj who is currently on a visit to Bangladesh inaugurated a new chancery complex of the Indian High Commission in Dhaka.

Swaraj meets B'desh PM discusses Rohingya crisis
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Ocotber 22 : India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to discuss the humanitarian crisis caused due to influx of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar's Rakhine State.

India beat Malaysia to lift Asia Cup Hockey trophy
Dhaka [Bangladesh] Oct 22 : Indian men's hockey team on Sunday continued scintillating performance as they registered convincing 2-1 win over Malaysia in the Hero Asia Cup Hockey finals here at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium.

Rakhine State's development lone solution to Rohingya crisis: Swaraj
Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 22 : India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said that rapid socio-economic and infrastructure development of Myanmar's Rakhine State is the only long term solution to the Rohingya crisis.

Swaraj in B'desh stresses on combating terrorism
Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 22 : India and Bangladesh on Sunday discussed the challenges of terrorism, radicalisation and extremism during the course of fourth Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) meeting here.

Swaraj co-chairs 4th JCC meeting with Bangladesh FM
Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 22 : India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday co-chaired the fourth Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) with Bangladesh Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali.

Hockey Asia Cup 2017: India to take on Malaysia in finals
Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 22 : The Indian men's hockey team will aim to clinch the 2017 Asia Cup title when they take on Malaysia in the finals of the championship here at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium on Sunday.

Swaraj to meet Bangladesh PM in Dhaka today
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 22 : India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will meet Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Dhaka on Sunday.

India defeat Pakistan 4-0 to enter Asia Cup hockey final
Dhaka [Bangladesh] Oct 21 : India on Saturday defeated Pakistan 4-0 in their final Super 4 game of Asia Cup hockey in here on Saturday.

'Indian Men's Hockey Team look to continue winning form against Pak'
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 21 : The team will be focused on improving their performance from their previous outing where they beat Pakistan 3-1 in the Pool stage, stated Indian Men's Hockey team Chief Coach Sjoerd Marijne, as the team gears up for yet another encounter with Pakistan on Saturday, here ...

Eight lakh Rohingyas stranded in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct.21 : About 800,000 Rohingyas are now living in refugee settlements in Bangladesh, and 589,000 of them are in the country's Cox's Bazar since they began to flee from Myanmar on August 25.