She has been in power since 2009 and has essentially remained India-friendly all through.
02 Jan 2019 1:10 AM
Modi expressed confidence that the partnership between India and Bangladesh will continue to flourish under her far-sighted leadership.
01 Jan 2019 2:23 AM
The ruling Awami League-led coalition has won over 267 seats in the 300-member House, according to Election Commission.
31 Dec 2018 11:23 AM
Polls have predicted that Sheikh Hasina will clinch a third-consecutive term and record fourth overall.
30 Dec 2018 5:32 PM
3 men were shot by police while 6 others died in clashes between activists from ruling Awami League Party and Oppn BNP.
30 Dec 2018 3:33 PM
One man died when police opened fire on opposition activists who they say had attacked a polling station in the southern town of Bashkhali.
30 Dec 2018 12:23 PM
Hasina's rival ex-premier Khalida Zia, who is reportedly partially paralysed, faces uncertain future in Dhaka jail.
30 Dec 2018 10:25 AM
13 people have been killed in clashes between supporters of Awami League and activists of opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party.
29 Dec 2018 6:05 PM
The forces include elite Rapid Action Battalion, navy, border and coast guards and auxiliary police units -- are providing security.
29 Dec 2018 1:39 PM
The resemblance goes beyond Pakistan’s first law and labour minister and Bangladesh’s former chief justice both being Hindus.
06 Nov 2018 1:57 AM
The decision came day after Zia, 73, was ordered jailed for 7 yrs in separate case, piling pressure on opposition ahead of national poll.
30 Oct 2018 11:59 AM
Tarique Rahman, son of Zia, was sentenced to life and 19 others were given death sentence by court over 2004 grenade attack.
10 Oct 2018 3:56 PM
The 130-kilometre India-Bangladesh Friendship Pipeline Project will connect Siliguri in WB and Parbatipur in Dinajpur, Bangladesh.
18 Sep 2018 7:46 PM
Protests have flared repeatedly in Dhaka since two students were killed last week by speeding buses.
06 Aug 2018 1:59 PM
Global human rights bodies have spoken up, but only in the context of Rohingya Muslims, pressuring Bangladesh to permit their entry.
21 Jun 2018 12:36 AM
It is significant that Sheikh Hasina made the time to meet Mamata Banerjee separately and alone.
29 May 2018 2:55 AM
Bangladesh PM has vowed to work closely with India, protect the young generation from terrorism.
27 May 2018 2:02 AM
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi were present there also.
26 May 2018 6:24 AM
In sharp contrast, Rohingya issue remained untouched by PM Narendra Modi who delivered his address after Bangladesh PM at the programme.
25 May 2018 7:08 PM
The Organisation of Islamic Conference is a 57-member grouping of Muslim majority nations.
06 May 2018 6:30 PM