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Russia ships first reactor vessel, steam generator for BD...

Russia’s AEM-Technology has shipped the first key elements of Bangladesh’s Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant. AEM, part of Rosat...

New Bangladesh-China feeder launching Saturday

A new container shipping service between Chattogram and China will be launched Saturday (22 August) that will directly link Bangladesh...

India-Bangladesh Relations are not as bad as portrayed

Recently, a piece of news that Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina had not given an appointment to the Indian High Commissione...

Indian Foreign Secy in Bangladesh: Sudden visit aims to ce...

Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla arrived in Bangladesh Tuesday on...

India bids to head off China in Bangladesh

India’s overdrive bid to regain long-standing good relations with Bangladesh seems to have gained traction, but the brief chill b...

China lending Bangladesh almost $1 billion for Teesta Rive...

Bangladesh is to receive a loan of nearly U.S. $1 billion from China for a project to maintain levels in the Teesta River during the dr...

China’s Teesta plans: Indian Foreign Secretary likely to v...

Bangladesh is likely to receive a $1-billion assistance from China for an irrigation project on the Teesta which has been at the centre...

India seems to be trying to change the final draft of the...

The ongoing floods in Bangladesh have given rise to all sorts of debates and discussions. Some are alarmed at the situation and others...

I want to live beyond death: Murtaja Baseer

Murtaja Baseer On the occasion of Murtaja Baseer’s 80th birthday, Prothom Alo published an interview of the artist on 1...

Experts blame India for prolonged flood in Bangladesh

Withdrawal of water from transboundary rivers during dry seasons over the years in upstream by India left major Bangladeshi rivers almo...

Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata warns about f...

Bangladesh's Deputy High Commission in Kolkata issued a press release, on Wednesday, against certain web portals it finds are publishin...

Bangladesh has 5th lowest netizens

Nearly 10 crore people in Bangladesh are still out of the internet coverage, according to an article published on August 12 by visual-c...

‘Decision on collecting coronavirus vaccine, trial of Chin...

The decision on allowing the human trial of coronavirus vaccine from China in Bangladesh will be taken next week in consultation with t...

China's economic clout chills Bangladesh-India relations

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wazed is welcomed by President Xi Jinping to Beijing's Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Ju...

Males account for 79pc of Covid deaths in Bangladesh

Having co-morbidity issues is one of the reasons why males have a higher death rate from Covid-19 in Bangladesh, said a virologist. A...

Delhi trying to isolate neighbours from world: Indian expe...

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi The Indian authorities have created a mess in its foreign affairs in South Asia by tryi...

Importance of seasonal flood forecasts in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is, in essence, an agrarian country in a deltaic environment that relies on floods and rich soils to produce its annual grai...

Bangladesh to provide India, Nepal, Afghanistan with Remde...

The government has decided to give Remdesivir and protection equipment to India, Nepal and Afghanistan following requests by the countr...

Nepal, Bhutan in talks on PTA with Bangladesh

Nepal and Bhutan are engaged in separate negotiations with Bangladesh on preferential trade agreements for duty-free trade. The govern...

‘Okay sir, I am doing it’

Shahedul Islam Sifat, who had been accompanying retired army Major Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan on last Friday night from Teknaf to Cox's...

Pakistan-Bangladesh ties: more than meets the eye

Since July 22 when Prime Minister Imran Khan and his Bangladeshi counterpart Shaikh Hasina spoke by telephone, the media landscape has...