BSF jawan killed, another injured after Bangladeshi guard fires AK-47 during flag meet at West Bengal's international border
BGB jawan identified as Sayed fired from behind when the six-member BSF party started to return back on their motor-boat
India, Bangladesh border forces to hold high-level talks in Delhi; to discuss movement of Rohingyas, information sharing
As per an official, India and Bangladesh will share updates about movement of Rohingyas in the meeting.
The Bangladesh High Court on Sunday upheld the death sentence of 139 convicted soldiers over the massacre of 74 peoplein a 2009 mutiny, in the country's biggest-ever criminal case.
Rohingya crisis: Five dead, dozens missing as boat packed with refugees capsizes in Bangladesh's Naf river
The tragedy is the latest to hit Rohingya escaping what the UN has called "ethnic cleansing" by Myanmar authorities.
Bangladesh has tightened security along its western border with India amid concern that hundreds of Rohingya Muslim refugees could be pushed into its territory, officials said on Sunday.
Influx of Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh has ground to a virtual halt, officials said Saturday, almost a month after the eruption of violence in Myanmar
Officials said the truck was carrying food to some of the several thousand Rohingya refugees stranded in a no-man's-land on the Bangladesh-Myanmar border.
A rubella and polio vaccination campaign for 1.5 lakh children of Rohingya refugees started in Bangladesh on Saturday
Last week two Rohingya including a child had their legs blown off and another person was injured after they stepped onto suspected mines near the Myanmar border
The Taka 10 lakh reward was for any militant outfit member who was ready to return to normal life and give specific information about activities of militants
Thirty-seven Bangladeshi migrants have returned home after being rescued by the Myanmar authorities at sea, a media report said on Friday.
An Indian farmer who was kidnapped by Bangladeshi nationals after one of their citizens was arrested by the BSF has been rescued, police said on Friday.
Arms and drug smuggling, terrorism, circulation of fake currency notes and border crimes are among the issues to be discussed when border guards of India and Bangladesh meeting 17 November, an official said on Monday.
Upadhyaya is a decorated officer of the 1984-batch, a recipient of President Police Medal for Distinguish Service and Police Medal for Meritorious Service.