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Jun 26, 2017
Bangladesh celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr; President Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina offer prayersBangladesh on Monday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with religious fervour amid tight security, marking the end of Ramadan.
May 30, 2017
Cyclone Mora: Storm makes landfall in Bangladesh, six killedAt least six persons were killed in Bangladesh after Cyclone Mora wreaked havoc in the country's south-eastern coast on Tuesday leaving behind a trail of damaged houses and trees.
May 28, 2017
Bangladesh reinstalls 'controversial' statue of blind-folded, sari-clad woman deemed unsuitable by hardlinersBangladesh on Sunday reinstalled a controversial statue deemed un-Islamic by religious hardliners on the grounds of the Supreme Court, just days after its removal had sparked angry protests by secular groups.
May 21, 2017
Bangladesh 'militants' surrender after Facebook plea claiming innocenceFive young Bangladeshis accused of being Islamist militants surrendered to authorities on Sunday, an official said, after a lengthy siege that prompted questions about heavy-handed police tactics.
Apr 26, 2017
Bangladesh 1971 war veterans receive multiple-entry Indian visas for 5 yearsBangladeshi freedom fighters will from Wednesday get five-year multiple-entry visas in line with New Delhi's announcement during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit to India.
Apr 15, 2017
India-China relations: New Delhi needs better ties with neighbours to tackle Beijing's String of PearlsIndia-China relations have a major impact on the region. There is a perception that China has been moving very strongly into India’s neighbourhood with her dollar diplomacy.
Apr 11, 2017
Mamata Banerjee says smaller rivers in Bangladesh could be tapped for agreementVirtually ruling out a water sharing deal over the Teesta, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said India and Bangladesh will study the possibility of tapping into other rivers for a water sharing deal with the neighbour.
Apr 10, 2017
Sheikh Hasina in India: Bangladesh PM should return home with her head high, notwithstanding the BNP threatBangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina deserves kudos, not brickbats, from Bangladesh people for the three defence MOUs that she has signed with India. Of course, for the BNP, it does not make any sense; but then it is understandable given its anti-India and pro-fundamentalist and terrorist past.
Apr 10, 2017
Sheikh Hasina in India: Symbolism aside, will the visit improve bilateral ties, address critical issues?While the optics of Sheikh Hasina's visit are impressive, success of such visits is judged by forward movement on matters that acquire public prominence.
Apr 10, 2017
Teesta River deal: India cannot afford to let Sheikh Hasina fail and see the rise of another Pakistan in the eastIndia and Bangladesh have arrived at such a fork in history that choosing the wrong turn will have grave consequences, not just for India's long-term security and strategic interests but regional stability in south Asia. This predicament over a river should have been best avoided. Unfortunately, the shared goodwill of past and bonhomie of present have proved insufficient in tiding over respective domestic compulsions.