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Bangladesh

‘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...

Alleged murder of former bodyguard of Sheikh Hasina rocks...

Major (Retired) Sinha Mohammed Rashed Khan The mysterious death of a former bodyguard of Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasin...

Sick, insecure and suffering, Lt. Gen (retd) Sarwardy appe...

Lt Gen Chowdhury Hasan Sarwardy (retd) has appealed to the prime minister to ensure safety of his life and proper medical treatment. He...

BAF Air Defence Exercise ‘ADEX-2020-1’ held

Air Defence Exercise ‘ADEX-2020-1’ of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) was held in Dhaka, Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Moulviba...

Pakistan, Bangladesh rapprochement?

PM Imran Khan and his Bangladeshi counterpart Shaikh Hasina The Prime Ministers of Pakistan and Bangladesh recently spoke by tele...

Bangladesh fears loss of trust amid fake coronavirus test...

The coronavirus has devastated Bangladesh, but the nation, considered among the world's most corrupt, has also harmed itself with a f...

Covid test report: Where female becomes male and her husba...

The Bangladesh-origin UK citizen couple  Dilruba Zaman and Mr Akhtaruzzaman spent a sleepless night on July 24 as one of them had...

Bangladesh’s snub another blow for India

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina One of India’s most-read and oldest English-language dailies, The Hindu, posted an...

Prevent moves that can fracture historic ties, Bangladesh...

A.K. Abdul Momen and S. Jaishankar The Indian government and society have an obligation to prevent any development that can fractu...

Kashmir discussed by Pak, Bangladesh? Reports raise eyebro...

Pakistan PM Imran Khan Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's phone call to his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina and a press re...

Asia's garment industry should drive post-COVID economic r...

Employees work at a factory supplier of the H&M brand in Kandal province, pictured in December 2018: the garment industry is one...

Sheikh Hasina failed to meet Indian envoy despite requests...

A prominent newspaper of Bangladesh has said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina did not meet India’s High Commissioner despite repeated...

WB govt refuses to allow Indian citizens to return from Ba...

The West Bengal government after refusing to allow trade for weeks via key land border with Bangladesh in a surprising step has prevent...