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Residents of former enclaves in West Bengal irked by lack of access to government schemes and jobs crunch
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Residents of former enclaves in West Bengal irked by lack of access to government schemes and jobs crunch

Residents of former enclaves in West Bengal are still fighting for land allotment, basic infrastructure, and access to benefits from government schemes like Kanyashree Prakalpa.

Sheikh Hasina says her government protected Bangladesh's interests while maintaining friendly ties with India
World

Sheikh Hasina says her government protected Bangladesh's interests while maintaining friendly ties with India

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said her government had protected Bangladesh's interests while maintaining friendly relations with India

Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba calls on Bangladesh president, PM Sheikh Hasina to discuss coastal security
India

Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba calls on Bangladesh president, PM Sheikh Hasina to discuss coastal security

Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba on Monday called on President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who expressed her country's willingness to share the Indian Navy's expertise in ensuring the maritime and coastal security.

Mamata Banerjee says smaller rivers in Bangladesh could be tapped for agreement
India

Mamata Banerjee says smaller rivers in Bangladesh could be tapped for agreement

Virtually 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.

India, Bangladesh Home Minister level talks on Thursday
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India, Bangladesh Home Minister level talks on Thursday

The fourth Home Minister level talks between India and Bangladesh will be held on Thursday.

Historic India, Bangladesh land boundary agreement implementation to begin today
World

Historic India, Bangladesh land boundary agreement implementation to begin today

Bangladesh and India will this week finally swap tiny islands of land, ending one of the world's most difficult border disputes.

Move over land border agreement; it's all about coastal shipping in Modi-Hasina era
World

Move over land border agreement; it's all about coastal shipping in Modi-Hasina era

Coastal shipping is a sector which offers myriads of opportunities not only to boost bilateral trade, economic cooperation and people-to-people contacts, but also take this process beyond the shores of India and Bangladesh and integrate Bhutan and Nepal also in the India-Bangladesh growth story.

Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh a meeting of hearts: PM Modi
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Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh a meeting of hearts: PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi called ratification of the historic Land Boundary Agreement between India and Bangladesh a "meeting of hearts".

Dear PM Modi, it is time to thank Bangladesh for embracing its Indian immigrants
World

Dear PM Modi, it is time to thank Bangladesh for embracing its Indian immigrants

Modi should definitely acknowledge Bangladeshi generosity which has made it possible for half a million Indians to live and work there. If he can't bring himself to thank Bangladesh publicly, it will show us up as a Big Brother with no sense of gratitude.

Will Narendra Modi's $2 billion loan to Bangladesh be a setback for China?
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Will Narendra Modi's $2 billion loan to Bangladesh be a setback for China?

PM Modi's economic aid diplomacy to its contiguous neighbours acquires all the more importance considering the fact that China has embarked upon its super ambitious Silk Route initiative going through some 50 countries and over $50 billion Chinese funding is on offer.

Modi owes his 'Berlin Wall' moment with Bangladesh to Manmohan Singh
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Modi owes his 'Berlin Wall' moment with Bangladesh to Manmohan Singh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 36-hour-long maiden visit to Bangladesh (6-7 June) is set to be a huge success, but he needs to look beyond the parochial lens of domestic politics and act as a statesman, not a politician, to celebrate the current high in India-Bangladesh bilateral ties.

Live: Wonderful feeling to meet a close neighbour, says Modi
World

Live: Wonderful feeling to meet a close neighbour, says Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived here to a red carpet welcome on his maiden visit which is expected to put ties with Bangladesh in a new trajectory, as the two sides will firm up a number of pacts to boost cooperation besides ratifying the long-pending Land Boundary Agreement.

Ending 41-year dispute, India, Bangladesh seal historic Land Boundary Agreement
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Ending 41-year dispute, India, Bangladesh seal historic Land Boundary Agreement

On Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden visit to Dhaka, India and Bangladesh on Saturday sealed a historic agreement that will settle a 41-year-old land boundary dispute through exchange of territories, removing a major irritant in bilateral ties.

Modi leaves for two-day visit to Bangladesh, land boundary agreement likely to be taken forward
World

Modi leaves for two-day visit to Bangladesh, land boundary agreement likely to be taken forward

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday embarked on a "historic" visit to Bangladesh which is expected to inject a new momentum in bilateral ties.

Modi thanks Sonia after Parl unanimously passes Bangladesh Land Boundary Agreement
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Modi thanks Sonia after Parl unanimously passes Bangladesh Land Boundary Agreement

PM Modi thanked Sonia Gandhi and other opposition leaders after Parliament passed the Land Boundary Agreement unanimously settling the 41-year-old border issue with Bangladesh.

Assam included in India-Bangladesh land swap agreement: All you need to know about the deal
India

Assam included in India-Bangladesh land swap agreement: All you need to know about the deal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement to finally operationalise the contentious Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh and a Parliamentary standing committee's endorsement may just bring to close a land deal that has been over 40 years in the offing.

Centre assurance full rehabilitation of people to be hit by Indo-Bangla border pact
India

Centre assurance full rehabilitation of people to be hit by Indo-Bangla border pact

The Centre on Thursday assured all states bordering Bangladesh that it would provide adequate compensation to rehabilitate the people to be affected due to exchange of enclaves held adversely by the two countries following the implementation of the Land Boundary Agreement.

Land pact with Bangladesh: Mamata does a U-turn, gives approval for deal
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Land pact with Bangladesh: Mamata does a U-turn, gives approval for deal

The hope for implementation of the long-pending Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh brightened up today with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee declaring her approval for the deal, saying "the problem will be solved soon".

Parliamentary panel for fast ratification of Indo-Bangla land agreement bill
India

Parliamentary panel for fast ratification of Indo-Bangla land agreement bill

The Constitution (119th Amendment) Bill, 2013 is aimed at ratifying the LBA under the Indira-Mujib pact of 1974 to exchange areas and people on either side of the border.

Congress wants Modi govt to take forward Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh
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Congress wants Modi govt to take forward Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh

The Congress on Monday asked the government to take the Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh forward after a Parliamentary committee submitted its report on the issue to both the houses.