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Former Law Minister Abdul Matin Khasru laid to rest

Sheikh Hasina to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Dhaka on March 26

Dhaka, March 25: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a two-day visit to Dhaka on Friday, March 26 to attend the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's independence. When he arrives at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Friday morning, he will be welcomed by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

India's gift ambulances arrive in Bangladesh

Dhaka, March 23: The Government of India is gifting 109 ambulances to Bangladesh on the occasion of Bangabandhu's birth centenary. An ambulance of the first consignment of gifts arrived at the Benapole land port on Sunday (March 21st) night through the Indian port of Petrapole.

You are an inspirational leader, I am your fan: Nepal Prez Bidya Devi to Sheikh Hasina

Dhaka, March 23: Nepal's President Bidya Devi Bhandari lauded Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's dynamic leadership, saying, "You are a great inspirational leader in the world. I am a fan of yours," during a courtesy call at the Intercontinental Hotel in the capital on Monday (March 22). 

Bangladesh, Nepal sign four MoUs

Dhaka, March 23: Four MoUs have been signed between Bangladesh and Nepal for cooperation after bilateral talks at Bangabhaban on Monday (March 22) evening. President Md. Abdul Hamid and President of Nepal Bidya Devi Bhandari were present on the occasion.

Modi's visit to Bangladesh can act as a new chapter in regional politics: Amjad Ayub Mirza

Glasgow, March 22: Human rights activist Amjad Ayub Mirza has said Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's upcoming visit to Bangladesh can act as a new chapter in regional politics and build an invincible economic partnership between the neighbouring nations.

Orakandi Temple gearing up to welcome Indian PM Narendra Modi

Dhaka, March 22: Orakandi temple in Bangladesh is gearing up to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is expected to visit it during his two-day trip to the neighbouring nation this week.

COVID-19 infected Pakistan PM Imran Khan, wife Bushra Bibi are feeling comfortable with mild symptoms 

Islamabad: Pakistan PM Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi, who have tested positive with COVID-19,  are feeling "comfortable with mild symptoms".

Bangabandhu one of the greatest in the history of South Asia: President of Maldives

Dhaka, March 18: President of the Maldives Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has termed Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as one of the greatest men in the history of South Asia and said that he has taken a permanent seat in the hearts of the people hoping for democracy and freedom.

Mujib Borsho: Bangladesh to get 109 ambulances as 'gift' from India

Dhaka, March 17: India will donate a total of 109 ambulances to Bangladesh on the occasion of the birth centenary of Bangladesh's first President late Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Various preparations underway in Satkhira for Narendra Modi's visit

Dhaka, March 13: Various preparations have been made in Satkhira for the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Shyamnagar in Satkhira on Saturday 27 March. He will visit Jessoreswari Kali Mandir in Ishwaripur village of Shyamnagar upazila and take part in worship. Various preparations have been made on this occasion. 

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Dhaka visit is all bout celebration

Dhaka, March 12: Foreign Minister Ak Abdul Momen has said that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Dhaka visit on the occasion of the birth centenary of Bangabandhu and the golden jubilee of independence will be to celebrate, and the Indian delegation will not discuss unresolved issues of the two countries this time. The foreign minister was responding to a question from reporters after a function at Hotel Intercontinental in Dhaka on Friday.

India's trial train returned from the border

Dhaka, March 12: An Indian test train with a seven-member delegation has returned from the Haldibari border in the ‘Immigration and Customs Complex’. Chilahati Railway Station Master Md Ashraful Islam confirmed on Thursday.

First ever Bangladesh-India river bridge to connect Northeast India with a sea

Agartala, March 9: A bridge, first along Bangladesh-India border awaiting a virtual inauguration by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, over Feni river in southern Tripura would link the landlocked northeastern states of India with the rest of the world through the Chittagong international sea port in southeast Bangladesh.

Two Indian ships visit Mongla port on the occasion of Mujib Borsho

Dhaka, March 9: Two Indian ships - INS Kulish and INS Sumedha - are visiting the port of Mongla on March 8-10 to celebrate the historic anniversary of Mujib Borsho and the 50th anniversary of the Liberation War. This visit is especially significant as it is the first visit of an Indian ship to Mongla. 

India's Mizoram state interested in operating another border market

Dhaka, March 8: The Indian state of Mizoram has expressed interest in launching another border hut with Bangladesh. Anup Dhawan, Secretary, Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, India, held a meeting with the Commerce Minister at noon on Sunday (March 7) in the office of the Commerce Minister at the Secretariat. Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said this at a press conference after the meeting.