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Bangladesh

Hasina faces her toughest challenge so far

Speculations abound concerning the recent Dhaka trip of Indian foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla. The visit has generated a de...

Bangladesh’s ‘crossfire’ culture hits home

On July 31, Bangladesh police did something they consider routine. They shot and killed someone in cold blood. But this time the target...

China and India vie for clout in Bangladesh with COVID vac...

India, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, pictured at top left, and China under President Xi Jinping, lower right, are seeking...

Japan adds India and Bangladesh to 'China exit' subsidy de...

Workers assemble air conditioners for Japan's Daikin Industries at a plant in Neemrana, India Japanese manufacturers will now...

Vitol set to supply Bangladesh's first spot LNG

The Asian unit of trading house Vitol is set to supply liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Bangladesh as the country seeks its first spot ca...

Indian envoy in Bangladesh meets BAF chief, discusses defe...

Indian High Commissioner in Bangladesh, Riva Ganguly Das on Tuesday met with Bangladesh Air Force chief Masihuzzaman Serniabat and disc...

Turkey to repair Bangladesh Navy vessel damaged in Beirut...

Turkey will repair a Bangladesh Navy vessel damaged by the huge explosion at the port of Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, Turkish Embass...

The killings that never see justice

Members of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) were involved in the killing of 26-year-old Nur Alam Babu, the only son of the wounded free...

India should not be worried about Bangladesh-China relatio...

The relationship between Bangladesh and India is a historic one and the friendship between the two countries has endured the test of ti...

Khaleda to go abroad for treatment if permitted

Khaleda Zia’s family has applied for an extension of the suspension of her prison sentence and also for permission to go abroad f...

Is Bangladesh really turning away from India and toward Ch...

Sheikh Hasina meet's China's Xi Jinping in Beijing in July 2019 Whenever the Indian media starts writing about the rapid developme...

3,000 Indians return home from Bangladesh

After more than five months, the people with Indian passports stranded in Bangladesh have started to return home.   Since Au...

Strategic talks held between Indian foreign secretary Shri...

Bangladesh Army Chief Lieutenant General Aziz Ahmed While the recent Dhaka visit of Indian foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringl...

Vaccine: Bangladesh approves Sinovac's final-stage human t...

The Sheikh Hasina government on Thursday granted approval for the final-stage human trial in Bangladesh of a candidate Covid-19 vaccine...

Bangladesh reaches out to China, but why?

Bangladesh has reached out to neighboring China for funding worth $6.4 billion for nine new infrastructure projects. Its outreach has t...

Bangladesh, India to launch new riverine trade route on Se...

Bangladesh and India are set to operationalise a new riverine trade route on September 3, when a Bangladeshi vessel will transport a ca...

Pressuring Bangladesh to do more will not help the Rohingy...

Exactly three years ago, on August 25, 2017, the Myanmar military embarked on a "clearance operation" against the Rohingya in the count...

Should India worry about China's influence in Bangladesh?

The Indian foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla’s surprise visit to Bangladesh on August 18 would not have made as much news...

Rohingya crisis 3 years on: No progress, no peace

Rohingya sell and buy food products in a street market in the Kutupalong refugee camp, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Three years ago, m...

Bangladesh wants immediate Rohingya repatriation

Bangladesh is demanding an immediate meeting with Myanmar on the repatriation of Rohingya refugees to their homeland in Rakhine State,...

India’s Tripura has a new transport link to the mainland t...

Temporary Jetty on Gomati River in Tripura India’s Northeast has secured an outlet through the rivers of Bangladesh in a dev...