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Rohingya crisis: B’deshi oppn asks Sheikh Hasina to follow Indira Gandhi’s footsteps

The BNP is known for its hawkish stance on India as opposed to Hasina’s ruling Awami League.

28 Oct 2017 8:30 PM

Sushma Swaraj opens India’s new chancery complex

During the ceremony, Sushma Swaraj also launched 15 development projects being funded by India in Bangladesh.

24 Oct 2017 1:00 AM

Rohingya crisis: Don't mar your image, Modi reportedly told Aung San Suu Kyi

Swaraj referred to Modi's advice as she called on B'desh PM after joining 4th Bangladesh-India Joint Consultative Commission meet.

23 Oct 2017 10:38 AM

B'desh's first Hindu Chief Justice to face graft investigation

The Supreme Court issued a statement as Sinha overnight left for Australia.

15 Oct 2017 7:27 PM

First Hindu Cheif Justice of Bangladesh accused of corruption, departs country

Sinha, who insisted he would return to Bangladesh once his leave ends on November 10, rejected claims by the country's justice minister

14 Oct 2017 6:47 PM


Sheikh Hasina lays out 5-point Rohingya peace plan

The 1.1-million strong Rohingya people have suffered years of discrimination in Myanmar.

23 Sep 2017 2:58 AM

Must be able to return to homeland in safety, dignity: Hasina on Rohingyas at UNGA

Hasina laid out a 5-point plan that called for protection of Rohingyas in safe zones that can be made inside Myanmar under UN supervision.

22 Sep 2017 2:02 PM

Bangladesh Army told to build shelters for Rohingyas

Extra water pumps have been installed at some locations, and concrete rings for latrines stockpiled along the roadside.

21 Sep 2017 6:49 AM

Bangladesh doesn’t expect help from US on Rohingya issue: Hasina

'He just asked how is Bangladesh? I said ‘it’s doing very well, but the only problem that we have is refugees from Myanmar’,' Hasina said.

19 Sep 2017 11:52 AM

B'desh shelters Rohingyas for vote, not for humanity: Taslima

Taslima questioned if Bangladesh would offer refuge to the Rohingyas, if they were not Muslims, but Hindus, Buddhists, Christians, or Jews.

18 Sep 2017 4:36 PM


Rohingya crisis: Sheikh Hasina seeks help from world

Hasina left a day after her government summoned Myanmar envoy for the third time to protest over its neighbour’s actions.

17 Sep 2017 7:26 AM

Bangladesh offers land to shelter swelling refugees

Aid agencies have been overwhelmed by the influx of Rohingya, many of whom are arriving hungry and traumatised.

12 Sep 2017 6:12 AM

India@70: Lot to be proud of, much to do

India is the sixth largest economy in the world in terms of GDP, and the third largest by purchasing power parity.

16 Aug 2017 2:15 AM

World reacts with shock to terror attack on yatris

Sheikh Hasina wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, condemning the “heinous” terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims.

12 Jul 2017 1:04 AM

6 dead, over 100 displaced as cyclone Mora makes landfall in Bangladesh

1 of the 6 persons died of a heart attack during the storm while others were killed by falling trees, houses in Cox's Bazar and Rangamati.

30 May 2017 4:58 PM


Sky not limit for South Asia: Modi at satellite launch

‘Isolated’ Pakistan claims it was kept out of project.

06 May 2017 1:00 AM

Bangla PM backs Islamists in row over ‘Greek god’

The statue of “lady justice” has ruffled feathers in the Muslim-majority nation with hardliners saying it is a Greek god.

13 Apr 2017 7:08 AM

India, Dhaka ties deepen

The Bengal CM’s view is that the Teesta waters are needed for the North Bengal.

11 Apr 2017 3:26 AM

Pak actions in 1971 were genocide, Modi backs us: B'desh PM

Sheikh Hasina said India supports Bangladesh in its endeavour to declare Pakistani atrocities in 1971 as 'genocide'.

10 Apr 2017 11:22 AM

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina to Ajmer dargah, offers prayers

Sheikh Hasina offered namaz near Jannati Gate and also recited a prayer for the Sufi saint.

10 Apr 2017 2:23 AM