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Chief Coordinator of the Padma Multipurpose Bridge Major General Abu Syed Md Masud, and senior lecturer at the Bangladesh University of engineering and technology Professor Saiful Amin travelled to the UK last month to receive their FICE certificates ...
Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said they may ask Bangladesh for compensation for not touring Pakistan before agreeing to visit them for a series in July-August this year.
"First we got the clue from social media that the prices of a stent which is being sold at over Tk 200,000 in Bangladesh can be purchased in India by only Tk 37,000.
Add to this Bangladesh facilitating transit of Indian goods through its territory and acquiescing to New Delhi's connectivity concerns - Hasina's visit is likely to see the finalisation of a deal for Indian use of Chittagong and Mongla ports.
A senior official of the city crime branch said Habib helped Shahabuddin escape to Bangladesh. And as of now, that's all they know.
THE Bangladesh High Commission in Brunei Darussalam commemorated the 47th anniversary of Independence and National Day of Bangladesh yesterday with solemnity and fervour. The day began with the hoisting of the Bangladesh national flag to the ...
Acting on a tip-off, Local crime Branch (LCB), Godhra, busted a cricket betting den, allegedly run by local BJP councillor Chetan Satvani in Vadodara, Gujarat and arrested two persons late on Saturday night over allegedly betting on the one-day match, ...
veteran broadcaster Upen Tarafdar was seemingly perturbed from what he experienced before and during the Bangladesh's Liberation war of 1971.
The media focus on Uttar Pradesh chief minister Adityanath Yogi's crackdown on illegal slaughter houses in the state has once again foregrounded the issue of cattle smuggling from India to Bangladesh. Even if Vietnam is India's most important export ...
New Delhi - Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said India plans to seal international borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh soon. "India is planning to seal the international boundaries with Pakistan and Bangladesh as soon as possible.
The Border Security Force (BSF) has sounded a high alert all along the India-Bangladesh border in view of a terror attack in the neighbouring country, an officer said here on Monday.
Permanent Under-Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Sir Simon McDonald would lead the UK side while Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque would lead the Bangladesh side. The UK is one the largest ...
The abuses alleged have plagued Hazaribagh, the hub of Bangladesh's leather industry with more than 150 tanneries. The air is noxious with an eye-stinging rotten-egg odor; children play on hills of rotting hide trimmings.
Bangladesh: 'Scared' father of 'tree girl' ends treatment. world Updated: Mar 27, 2017 16:24 IST. Agence France-Presse Dhaka.
(AP Photo). Bangladeshi troops cordon off the area during an ongoing military raid on a building where armed militants are holed up in the city of Sylhet, eastern Bangladesh, Monday, March 27, 2017. army and paramilitary troops have been trying since F..
At least 12 labourers were killed on Sunday when a truck collided head-on with a mini van on a highway connecting Dhaka and southern Khulna town in Bangladesh's Chuadanga district, police said. The labourers were killed when the truck collided head-on ...
At least six people, including two police officers, have been killed in two bomb blasts in Bangladesh. It happened near a militant hideout that was being raided by commandos.
HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam sent congratulatory messages to Md Abdul Hamid, President of ...
As the largest and most renowned manufacturing sector and GDP contributor in the country, the readymade garment (RMG) industry in Bangladesh has been increasing its presence in the global market. Details on the growing readymade garment sector in ...
While observing the 47th Independence Day of Bangladesh, MP Kazi Nabil Ahmed said under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Bangladesh will be a terrorism and militancy free nation to maintain the spirit of the 1971 Liberation war. He made ...
Bangladesh Embassy in Washington, Bangladesh High Commission Singapore, Bangladesh Embassy in Copenhagen, Bangladesh embassy in Bangkok, Bangladesh embassy in Tashkent, Bangladesh High Commission in Islamabad, Deputy High ...
New Delhi (AP) - At least six people, including two policemen, have died in explosions in eastern Bangladesh as troops battle suspected militants holed up with an ammunitions cache, police said Sunday.
Forty-six years ago, on March 26, 1971, the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman declared Bangladesh an independent and sovereign country.
A Bangladeshi soldier walks as they try to flush out Islamist radicals who have holed up in a building with a large cache of ammunition in the city of Sylhet, Bangladesh, Sunday, March 26, 2017. At least six people, including two policemen, have died ...
After almost seven centuries, the description of this renowned globetrotter still somehow fits to this deltaic plain of lush greenery that emerged in 1971 as an independent nation, Bangladesh. Today, this densely populated country of 144,000 sq km ...
World's most-used web search engine Google has created a doodle marking the 47th Independence Day of Bangladesh. The doodle, featuring the national flag of Bangladesh, has been seen above the search box on the homepage of Google since early ...
Sri Lanka's top-scorer in the first ODI came down heavily on the team's poor effort on the field that allowed them to concede a big total.
"It is a matter of satisfaction that the close relations between India and Bangladesh have substantially expanded in recent years.
Tripura's media showed unconditional support to the people of Bangladesh as they shed blood, sweat and tears for their beloved motherland.
The Bangladesh Bank also formed a committee to assess the damage. Committee chief Ahmed Jamal, an executive director at the central bank, told bdnews24.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said a new roadmap is afoot to strengthen border security and firmly seal the international border with Bangladesh and Pakistan. "The Centre has chalked out a new roadmap to strengthen the border security and ...
Cox's Bazar, Bandarban, and the Sundarbans are all unique and exquisite tourist spots in Bangladesh. Souvenirs based on these places can also be sold as a way to let the world know about Bangladesh's greenery and natural beauty. Our historical sites ...
WHEN Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina travels to India next month from April 7 to 10, she will begin the process of honouring families of Indian soldiers killed in the 1971 Bangladesh liberation war, The Indian Express has learnt. With Prime ...
New Delhi, March 25: army chief Bipin Rawat will fly into Dhaka next week for talks aimed at sealing a strategically critical defence pact expected to emerge as the centrepiece outcome from Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit in early April.
Four people, including a police officer and one apparent attacker, have been killed in twin bombings in north-eastern Bangladesh, officials say. The blasts in Sylhet occurred near an apartment building where commandoes have been trying to flush out a ...
Opener Tamim Iqbal struck a brilliant century to set up a crushing 90-run win for Bangladesh in the first one-day international against Sri Lanka in Dambulla on Saturday.
With infiltrations by the Jamaat-ul Mujahideen, Bangladesh going up several notches, the state has become a hub of terror activity.
New Delhi: India and Bangladesh will continue their joint efforts to realise aspirations of people of both countries, President Pranab Mukherjee said today.
A holiday at home in Bangladesh turned tragic for a student studying in Malaysia when he was killed by a crocodile on Saturday after he poked at it.
A YOUNG woman is aiming to raise vital funds to support a project that tackles poverty in Bangladesh, where she will be volunteering for 12 weeks.
Soumya Sarkar traces back a bit and takes a fine catch. The big wicket of Chandimal falls! Bangladesh are delighted and are sensing victory.
A fringe Muslim group in West Bengal has demanded the removal of a statue of "Bangabandhu" Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founder of Bangladesh from a government hostel in Kolkata. Terming the statue "unethical and anti-Islamic", the All Bengal Minority ...
Tamim Iqbal and Shakib Al Hasan flayed Sri Lanka during the course of their 144-run stand that helped Bangladesh post 324, the fourth-highest total by a visiting team against Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka.
A Bangladeshi boy in February pulls a rickshaw loaded with strips of leather at the highly polluted Hazaribagh tannery area in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries with workers as young as 14 supplied leather to companies that make ...
New Delhi - Two civilians and a policeman were killed in explosions in Bangladesh on Saturday as troops raided a suspected military hideout in the country's east, police said.
India plans to seal international borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh, home minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday, turning his attention to frontiers that many say has become a hotbed of infiltration and smuggling.
Civil aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon has said that the flight operations in Shahjalal International Airport remain normal despite a bomb blast outside the main entrance of the airport in which one person is killed.
The share of cows in the illegal cattle trade from India to Bangladesh has been an average 12% over the past three years, shows an HT analysis of official data on livestock seized along the international border.
After the two-match Test series, the three-match ODI series will start. The first ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will start on March 25 and the match will be played at Dambulla International Stadium.






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