Bangla Sunday, September 27, 2020

Bangladesh

Bangladeshi scientist made a member at IAEA technical grou...

Dr Mohammad Shawkat Akbar, managing director of the Nuclear Power Plant Company Bangladesh Ltd, has been appointed as a member of a tec...

BSF at Indo-Bangla border

A university student stage a death strike against borders killings demanding stop killing in Bangladesh-India border, in front of Nat...

Tap opportunities, face challenges together: Dhaka to SAAR...

Bangladesh called upon her fellow SAARC member states to work together to strengthen regional cooperation leveraging the SAARC mechanis...

Turkey eyes sale of defence systems to SA countries includ...

Turkish government officials and industry executives are hoping to find new sales in what they see as emerging export markets in Bangla...

Bangladesh to set up 73 modern BOPs to enhance border forc...

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) will build 73 new modern composite Border Outposts (BOPs) in border areas to enhance the operational capa...

US uses defense diplomacy to woo Bangladesh away from Chin...

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina received a call from the US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper earlier this month, offering to&n...

Turkey to the rescue amid onion shortage in Bangladesh

Turkey has offered to export 15,000 tons of onions to Bangladesh amid a price hike due to an export ban by India. “Turkey has of...

Bangladesh-India relations: The wolf has lost its teeth an...

Once the Big Brother dominating the South Asian scene, India is gradually becoming an outlier in the region. Its hubristic belief in it...

As Bangladesh’s relations with India weaken, ties with Chi...

Sylhet, a city in north-eastern Bangladesh, is some 50km from the border with India. But when the government awarded a $250m contract i...

BAF receives 3rd C-130J aircraft

The third C-130J aircraft arrived at Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) Base Bangabandhu in Dhaka on Thursday after a successful ferry flight f...

Pradeep phoned Indian high commission official

Major (Retd) Sinha (L) & OC Pradeep Kumar Das After retired major Sinha Md Rashed Khan was shot dead by police in Cox&rsqu...

Bangladesh keen to deepen ties with Turkey: PM Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said Bangladesh is keen to boost its relationship with Turkey for mutual benefits as...

Bangladesh summons Myanmar ambassador over troop movement

Bangladesh’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday summoned Myanmar Ambassador to Bangladesh Aung Kyaw Moe and protested visible...

Bangladesh top contributor of troops to UN peacekeeping mi...

Bangladesh has secured the top position among 118 countries in sending troops to the United Nations peacekeeping missions. Inter Servi...

BSF killings on Bangladesh border: Promise that keeps ring...

For years, India has been promising to bring the killing of Bangladeshis along the Indo-Bangla border down to zero. But the reality is,...

Blow for Bangladesh's female crab farmers as Covid stops e...

Female crab farmers in Bangladesh are struggling to feed their families after exports to China collapsed due to Covid-19, a charity has...

Washington assures Dhaka of continuing support to solve Ro...

US defence secretary Mark T Esper called prime minister Sheikh Hasina over phone on Friday and assured her of continuing his country&rs...

New Sino-Russian submarine, Bangladesh could be a potentia...

Unlike the US Navy, both Russia and China continue to operate non-nuclear attack submarines in addition to nuclear ones. They are cheap...

Dhaka opens arms to Japanese investment

Cash support on export, slashing motorcycle registration fee and faster customs clearance are among the perks the government has on the...

Bangladesh plans aircraft production in 2021

The Bangladesh Air Force is entering in to a joint-venture with a reputed international aircraft manufacturer to build the country's fi...

Facebook appoints Sabhanaz Rashid as Bangladesh affairs of...

Facebook has appointed Sabhanaz Rashid Dia as Bangladesh affairs officer in the Public Policy Department of the social media giant to a...