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Bangladesh

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...

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...

Bangladesh building army to face 21st century’s geopolitic...

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Saturday said her government has been working to transform Bangladesh Army into a time-befittin...

Rakhine protests in Dhaka against Myanmar 'massacre'

The Rakhine community of Bangladesh has organized a human chain programme in Dhaka to protest against the crimes against humanity commi...

Nepal, Bangladesh to sign preferential trade arrangement b...

Nepal and Bangladesh have decided to sign a bilateral preferential trade arrangement by the end of 2020. The sixth Nepal-Bangladesh Co...

The US Army is looking to equip Bangladesh with the Wasp A...

Bangladesh is set to field the AeroVironment RQ-12B All Environment (AE) Wasp small unmanned aircraft system (SUAS), with a sources sou...

Could Bangladesh and Pakistan make waves by cooperating on...

In a rare instance of backchannel diplomacy between the two countries, Bangladesh and Pakistan have indicated a desire to advance cultu...

Several killed in ‘gang war’ at Rohingya camps in Banglade...

A turf war between criminal armed groups in Rohingya camps in southern Bangladesh has killed at least eight people and forced thousands...

Bangladesh Army's fire power being upgraded

FM-90 Surface to Air Missile (SAM) of Bangladesh The Bangladesh Army is upgrading its fire power projection capabilities in respon...

Bangladesh Army gets first female brigadier general

Nazma Begum, the country's first female field ambulance commander, has also been honored as the first female brigadier general from med...

China-funded projects in Bangladesh back on track

Almost all major development projects in Bangladesh being funded by China are back on track following a prolonged hiatus caused by the...

Bangladesh must prepare for new geopolitics and geoeconomi...

The world is entering into a phase of geopolitical transformation. Phrases like 'new normal', 'COVID times', and 'post COVID world' hav...

Hathazari uprising raises questions in Bangladesh

Hefazat-e-Islam chief Allama Shah Ahmed Shafi The dramatic Hathazari uprising has opened a Pandora’s box of questions. Who w...

US rush to Bangladesh revs up economic race with China

An air service agreement between Bangladesh and the US is just one sign of growing relations between the countries ...

Bangladesh rocked by fresh protests over sexual assaults

Hundreds of Bangladeshis have staged protests and scuffled with police for a second day as anger mounts over the latest instance of sex...

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...

China-Bangladesh relations stronger than ever before

PM Sheikh Hasina with Chinese President Xi Jinping  Over the past 45 years, the relationship between China and Bangladesh...

BD-China JV Payra power plant ready to operate at full cap...

The 1,320MW coal-fired Payra power plant in Patuakhali district's Kalapara upazila is ready to operate at full capacity. Officials sai...

Bangladesh-Bhutan PTA likely in December

A preferential trade agreement (PTA) between Bangladesh and Bhutan is expected to be signed in the victory month of December to boost b...