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Mizo regiment demanded to guard borders with Bangladesh

Rajya Sabha MP K Vanlalvena from Mizoram state has put forth the need to establish the Mizo regiment in the Indian Army or a paramilita...

More equipment shipped for Bangladesh nuclear plant

Equipment has been shipped for Rooppur 2 in Bangladesh (Credit: AEM) The Petrozavodskmash branch of Russia’s AEM-Technologie...

Quad diplomacy: Where does Bangladesh stand?

Quadrilateral diplomacy Tensions have been running high for the past few months with all sorts of calculations on the books. Whe...

Bangladesh: a strong supporter of Non-Aligned Movement

Bangladesh has been an ardent supporter of the Non-Aligned Movement from its inception. Since our independence, Bangladesh has adopted...

Bangladesh hurts India’s global image

India’s Covid-19 economic gloom turned into despair this week, on news that its per capita gross domestic product may be lower fo...

As US hones its Indo-Pacific strategy, South Asian nations...

US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun, left, and Bangladesh‘s Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen at a press conference in Dh...

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...

Fashion victims: Garment workers risk losing jobs during c...

Millions of garment workers could lose their jobs as global brands are demanding price cuts and delaying payments to suppliers who are...

Bangladesh to get new Consulate in Miami

Bangladesh and the United States have jointly announced the establishment of a new Bangladesh Consulate in Miami, Florida. The new con...

Bangladesh Air Force received 7 new K-8W jet trainers from...

The Bangladesh Air Force is ferrying its newly acquired K-8W jet trainers from China.  A contingent of BAF pilots were sent to...

Bangladesh sentences five men to death for 2012 gang rape...

A Bangladesh court has sentenced five men to death for the 2012 gang rape of a 15-year-old girl, amid growing public anger over rampant...

US seeks Indian help to get BD on its side

After the two largest South Asian nations – India and Pakistan are already allied towards the US and China respectively, Washingt...

Bangladesh will not co-fund Sinovac's vaccine trial: Healt...

Bangladesh will not co-fund a late-stage domestic trial of a potential coronavirus vaccine developed by China's Sinovac Biotech, the co...

Bangladesh must maintain geostrategic independence

Maj Gen (red) ANM Muniruzzaman Maj Gen (red) ANM Muniruzzaman is the president of Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Strategic stud...

BD not interested in US defence deal under Indo-Pacific st...

Under the proposed Indo Pacific Strategy alliance, led by the United States, Bangladesh is not interested in purchasing arms, rather...

Bangladesh buries the Sonadia deep seaport project

Artist’s view of proposed Sonadia deep seaport at Matarbari in Cox's Bazar district The Bangladesh government has offici...

Myanmar Army transfers officers to police on Bangladesh bo...

A truck carrying military personnel and border guard police in northern Rakhine State Fifty-one Myanmar military officers have bee...

'Hindus in Bangladesh are doing better than before, despit...

Hindu devotees sit together on the floor of a temple to observe the third day of Rakher Upabashin in Dhaka, Nov. 10, 2018  Th...

Hilsa diplomacy is fine, what about Teesta water?

Two of the most powerful women in the Banglasphere: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina (R) with West Bengal Chief Minister M...

Bangladesh’s balancing act between great powers

Recently in a tweet, Indian opposition leader Rahul Gandhi complained that Prime Minister Narendra Modi “has destroyed the web of...

Bangladesh mulls death penalty for rapists as protests rag...

As protests flare across Bangladesh over a series of rapes and sexual assaults, its government says it is considering the death penalty...