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Covid-19 kills 20 in a day; 702 new cases identified

The Karnafuli tunnel will be ready for traffic by next year

Awami League candidates have won the municipal elections by a wide margin because people want development: Obaidul Quader

President calls for united efforts to eradicate corruption, drugs, terrorism and militancy

Bangladeshi Zayn Siddiqui in Biden administration; Mymensingh rejoices

Afghanistan: Five rockets hit US airbase in Bagram

Dhaka, December 19: At least five rockets hit a military base in Afghanistan's Parwan province on Saturday morning.

Bangabandhu's message is eternal: Indian PM Narendra Modi

Dhaka, December 17: India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's message is eternal.

Bangladesh is a significant pillar of India’s 'Neighborhood First policy': Indian PM Narendra Modi

Dhaka, December 17: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that Bangladesh is a significant pillar of the neighbour's external affairs policy.

Indian PM Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh remember 1971 war heroes

Dhaka, December 16: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday paid rich tributes to the war heroes to mark the 50th anniversary of India-Pakistan war in 1971.

Vijay Divas: Indian PM Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh remember 1971 war heroes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday paid rich tributes to the war heroes to mark the 50th anniversary of India-Pakistan war in 1971.

Kabul deputy governor among two killed in IED blast

Dhaka, December 15: At least two people, including the deputy governor of Kabul, Mahbubullah Muhibbi, were killed in a blast in the national capital on Tuesday morning.

Afghanistan: Local judge shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Kabul

Kabul: Unidentified gunmen shot dead a local judge in Afghanistan's Kabul city on Sunday, media reports said.

Indian Coast Guard rescues 19 Bangladeshi fishermen off Odisha coast

Dhaka, December 12: At least 19 Bangladeshi crewmen were rescued from a fishing boat named ‘Rana’ by the Indian Coast Guard on December 8.

India supports Bangladesh's candidature for the post of executive director of SEARO

Dhaka, December 11: India has supported Bangladesh's candidacy for the post of Executive Director (ED) of the World Health Organization's (WHO) Southeast Asia Regional Office (SEARO). Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Vikram Kumar Doraiswami expressed this support during a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Ganobhaban on Thursday.

India commemorates the 1971 genocide in Bangladesh perpetrated by Pakistan

Dhaka, December 10: On International Genocide Day, TS Tirumurthy, India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, recalled the genocide carried out by Pakistani forces and their allies in the 1971 Liberation War of Bangladesh.

Afghanistan: Female journalist, driver killed by gunmen in Nangarhar

Dhaka, December 10: A female journalist and her driver were killed during an attack by gunmen in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan on Thursday morning.

Afghanistan: Two security force members killed, three injured in Taliban attack in Ghazni

Dhaka, December 9: At least two security force members were killed in a Taliban attack on a military base in Afghanistan's Ghazni on Wednesday.

Kolkata: Eastern Command hosts Bangladesh Vijay Diwas curtain raiser event

Dhaka, December 8: The Eastern Command last week hosted a curtain raiser event for Vijay Diwas (Victory Day) at Fort Williams in Kolkata.

Bangladesh-India will be involved in more bilateral activities, says AK Abdul Momen

Dhaka, December 8: Bangladesh's Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen said that in 2021 on the occasion of the 50th Independence Day of Bangladesh, Dhaka and New Delhi will be involved in more bilateral activities.

Afghanistan: District police chief among 11 injured in Daman blast

Dhaka, December 7: At least 11 policemen, including a district police chief, were injured in a blast in Afghanistan's Kandahar province on Monday.