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Bangladesh

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...

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...