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Indian PM Narendra Modi to attend Independence Day celebrations of B'desh on Mar 26

Dhaka/UNI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Bangladesh on March 26, 2021 to take part in the Independence Day celebrations of the country, Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen confirmed on Sunday.

Bangladesh-India to move forward on path of rapid development: Indian envoy

Dhaka/UNI: The new Indian envoy to Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswamy has said that if the two countries want to move forward on the path of rapid development, there is no better alternative than mutual cooperation.

US Dy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun to visit India, Bangladesh from Oct 12-16

Washington/IBNS: US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun will travel to India and Bangladesh from October 12-16.

Narendra Modi, Sheikh Hasina likely to meet in December

Dhaka/New Delhi: Indian PM Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina might meet in December, media reports said.

Water sharing, Rohingya issues to dominate India-Bangladesh JCC meet tomorrow

Dhaka/UNI: Rohingya crisis, water sharing in common rivers, energy, connectivity, bilateral trade and border issues will be the key-features in Tuesday's Bangladesh-India Joint Consultative Commission (JCC) meeting.

Indian High Commissioner Riva Ganguly calls on Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina

Dhaka/UNI: High Commissioner to India in Dhaka Riva Ganguly Das made a farewell call on Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina at Ganabhaban.

India-Bangladesh share great cooperation since Sheikh Hasina came to power: Journalist

Dhaka/New Delhi: A prominent Bangladeshi journalist has said ever since Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina came to power in Dhaka, the country has been receiving greater cooperation from India.

BGB-BSF Border conference postponed

Dhaka/UNI: A border conference between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Indian Border Security Force (BSF) has been postponed as the BSF delegation failed to reach Dhaka due to a technical glitch in their aircraft, BGB said on Sunday.

Indian Customs seizes smuggled textiles worth Rs 3.3 crore on fishing trawler to Bangladesh

Diamond Harbour/West Bengal: On the basis of specific intelligence, a fishing trawler was intercepted by the officers of the Commissionerate of Customs (Preventive) West Bengal in the wee hours of Sunday which was coming from Diamond Harbour towards Sagar Island.

Indian envoy Riva Ganguly Das meets Bangladesh Minister Tipu Munshi, discusses ways to boost trade relations   

Dhaka: Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das on Friday met country's Commerce Minister of Bangladesh Tipu Munshi as they discussed ways to  boost trade relations between the two neighbours.

Sonamura-Daukandi route connecting Tripura with National Waterways of India via Bangladesh to open from Sep 5

New Delhi/IBNS: A trial run of Sonamura-Daukandi route, which connects Tripura with the National Waterways of India through Bangladesh for the first time would conclude at Sonamura on September 05 next in the presence of Chief Minister of Tripura Biplab Kumar Deb and India’s High Commissioner to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a statement on Thursday.

Bangladesh-China: Diplomacy looks simple but demanding

Some time at the end of December 71, just after independence, I decided to visit the famous American journalist Edgar Snow. He spent his last days in Eysins on Lac lemon not far from Geneva.

BSF seizes cosmetics, medicine, other items being smuggled to Bangladesh

New Delhi/UNI: The Border Security Force (BSF) troops of South Bengal Frontier on Sunday seized huge quantity of cosmetics, medicines and miscellaneous items worth Rs 23,25,505, which were being smuggled to Bangladesh through location of Lake Bour under Border Out Post Haridaspur North 24 Pargana district.

25 Bangladeshis released by a court in Assam

Guwahati/UNI: A lower court in Assam’s Dhurbi district has ordered release of 25 Bangladeshi nationals who have been imprisoned since May for breaching terms and conditions of their visas.

BSF foils major cattle smuggling attempts in Meghalaya, recover 43 cattle heads

Guwahati/IBNS: The troops of Border Security Force (BSF) have foiled a major cattle smuggling attempt in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills district along Indo-Bangladesh border.