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Oct 05, 2019
India, Bangladesh sign seven pacts after wide-ranging talks between Narendra Modi and Sheikh HasinaIn a brief media statement, Narendra Modi said India accords priority to its ties with Bangladesh and increasing cooperation between the two neighbouring countries should be model for the entire world.
Oct 04, 2019
'Told cook not to use it in food': Sheikh Hasina, on visit to India, jokes about onion export banSheikh Hasina was addressing India-Bangladesh Business Forum, which was organised by industry chambers
Oct 03, 2019
Sheikh Hasina's visit is opportunity for India to iron out sticking points in bilateral relations with 'fast friend' BangladeshBangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday arrived in India for a four-day visit with the aim to strengthen bilateral ties between the fast friends amid an undercurrent of unease regarding the Centre's National Register of Citizens (NRC) exercise in Assam, which is pointedly aimed at identifying and deporting illegal "infiltrators" from Bangladesh.
Jul 28, 2019
Myanmar holds repatriation talks with Rohingya refugees; key official hints at ministerial level meeting on sidelines of General AssemblyBuddhist-majority Myanmar has long considered the Rohingya to be 'Bengalis' from Bangladesh even though their families have lived in the country for generations.
Jul 16, 2019
Two Rohingya men arrested near India-Bangladesh border in Tripura, due to be produced in local court todayTwo Rohingya men have been arrested from near the India-Bangladesh international border in Tripura, police said on Tuesday.
Jul 09, 2019
Supreme Court set for August hearing of petitions challenging Centre's decision to deport Rohingya refugees to MyanmarInitially, two Rohingya immigrants had moved the apex court in 2017 challenging the move to deport to Rohingyas on various grounds, including that it violated international human right conventions.
Jun 27, 2019
Myanmar military rejects International Criminal Court prosecutor's call for probe into crimes against Rohingya MuslimsMyanmar has not signed up to the International Criminal Court, but the court ruled in September it has jurisdiction over alleged atrocities because Bangladesh — where the Rohingya are now refugees — is a member.
Dec 31, 2018
Sheikh Hasina wins 3rd term as PM in Bangladesh: Pro-democracy icon turned iron lady, Awami League leader oversaw 10 years of economic growthSheikh Hasina is lauded by supporters for overseeing a decade of impressive economic growth in the impoverished South Asian nation that was more commonly known for its frequent floods and cyclones
Dec 09, 2018
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey trolled for promoting Myanmar as a tourist destinationJack Dorsey is facing backlash for ignoring the plight of the Muslim Rohingya minority.
Dec 05, 2018
In Jammu, Rohingya refugees live in fear of deportation, even as locals perceive them as threatsOnce welcomed in Jammu, Rohingya refugees are now looked at with suspicion, as many believe that they will cause an exodus of the local population