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Bangladesh

Gross domestic pain on rise of Bangladesh

There was a time when mothers across India told children to eat up all on the plate with a terse ‘don’t waste food, people...

Myanmar will take back Rohingya from Bangladesh: China

Myanmar has told China it is willing to take back Rohingya refugees currently living in Bangladesh, according to the Bangladeshi Foreig...

Has Bangladesh’s economic rise taken the wind out of the N...

For more than five decades now, fear of migration from Bangladesh (and earlier Pakistan’s East Bengal province) has influenced th...

Bangladesh receives KrAZ Spartan APCs from Ukraine

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) took delivery of the first batch of KrAZ Spartan Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC) from Ukraine.  I...

Bangladesh: New economic leader in South Asia, will the wo...

Bangladesh - the overcrowded, overpopulated flood-prone state that, founded in 1971, is barely older than the internet - is now one of...

Bangladesh reveals India’s challenged pre-eminence in the...

Isn’t it surprising and unusual for a ‘leading’ power’s economic performance to be worse than that of its frien...

Top US official Biegun sanguine about ties with Bangladesh...

In a telephone briefing held under the aegis of the London International Media Hub on October 20, the US Deputy Secretary of State, Ste...

Mizo regiment demanded to guard borders with Bangladesh

Rajya Sabha MP K Vanlalvena from Mizoram state has put forth the need to establish the Mizo regiment in the Indian Army or a paramilita...

More equipment shipped for Bangladesh nuclear plant

Equipment has been shipped for Rooppur 2 in Bangladesh (Credit: AEM) The Petrozavodskmash branch of Russia’s AEM-Technologie...

Quad diplomacy: Where does Bangladesh stand?

Quadrilateral diplomacy Tensions have been running high for the past few months with all sorts of calculations on the books. Whe...

Bangladesh: a strong supporter of Non-Aligned Movement

Bangladesh has been an ardent supporter of the Non-Aligned Movement from its inception. Since our independence, Bangladesh has adopted...

Bangladesh hurts India’s global image

India’s Covid-19 economic gloom turned into despair this week, on news that its per capita gross domestic product may be lower fo...

As US hones its Indo-Pacific strategy, South Asian nations...

US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun, left, and Bangladesh‘s Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen at a press conference in Dh...

Bangladesh-India relations: The wolf has lost its teeth an...

Once the Big Brother dominating the South Asian scene, India is gradually becoming an outlier in the region. Its hubristic belief in it...

Fashion victims: Garment workers risk losing jobs during c...

Millions of garment workers could lose their jobs as global brands are demanding price cuts and delaying payments to suppliers who are...

Bangladesh to get new Consulate in Miami

Bangladesh and the United States have jointly announced the establishment of a new Bangladesh Consulate in Miami, Florida. The new con...

Bangladesh Air Force received 7 new K-8W jet trainers from...

The Bangladesh Air Force is ferrying its newly acquired K-8W jet trainers from China.  A contingent of BAF pilots were sent to...

Bangladesh sentences five men to death for 2012 gang rape...

A Bangladesh court has sentenced five men to death for the 2012 gang rape of a 15-year-old girl, amid growing public anger over rampant...

US seeks Indian help to get BD on its side

After the two largest South Asian nations – India and Pakistan are already allied towards the US and China respectively, Washingt...

Bangladesh will not co-fund Sinovac's vaccine trial: Healt...

Bangladesh will not co-fund a late-stage domestic trial of a potential coronavirus vaccine developed by China's Sinovac Biotech, the co...

Bangladesh must maintain geostrategic independence

Maj Gen (red) ANM Muniruzzaman Maj Gen (red) ANM Muniruzzaman is the president of Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Strategic stud...