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Winners of National Film Award 2021

Two Russian ships in Mongla with Rooppur power plant goods

Two children to be with Japanese mother: Court

I will not run away, if necessary I will go to Fakhrul-Tuku's house: Quader

Entire city of Rajshahi turned into a grand gathering of the Prime Minister

For us in India, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is iconic: India's External Affairs Minister

Dhaka, September 8: India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has hailed Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as iconic to the south Asian country.

Sheikh Hasina meets with Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi

Own Correspondent, New Delhi, Sept 8: Nobel laureate social reformer and child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi paid a courtesy call on visiting Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in New Delhi.

Indian National Congress leader Rahul Gandhi meets PM Sheikh Hasina

New Delhi: Indian National Congress leader Rahul Gandhi paid a courtesy call on visiting Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in New Delhi.

Sheikh Hasina pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

Own Correspondent, New Delhi, Sept 6: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is in India on a four-day visit, paid her respects at the mausoleum of Mahatma Gandhi, the foremost leader of India's freedom movement, in New Delhi. On Tuesday (September 6) morning, she paid tribute by placing a wreath at Rajghat in New Delhi.

India monitoring situation in Myanmar's Rakhine

Own Correspondent, New Delhi, Sept 6: New Delhi is keeping an eye on the recent unrest in Myanmar's Rakhine State. India's External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar said this in the context of Dhaka's apprehension about whether the Rohingya repatriation process will be hindered as a result of the conflict between the government forces and the rebels in Rakhine.

Sheikh Hasina visits Delhi's Nizamuddin Dargah

Own Correspondent, New Delhi, Sept 6: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday visited the much-revered Dargah Nizamuddin Aulia in Delhi on the first day of her four-day visit to India and offered prayers at the almost 700-year-old Dargah, which is the nerve centre of Sufi culture in India.

India 'tested' friend: Sheikh Hasina

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Sept 5: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has praised Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiatives to rescue Bangladeshi students stranded in Eastern Europe after the Russia-Ukraine war began.

Sheikh Hasina to arrive in India on Monday, Narendra Modi will welcome her

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Sept 2: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is going to New Delhi on Monday, September 5, on a four-day official visit at the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Prime Minister of India will welcome her there. Several agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoU) are expected to be signed between Bangladesh and India during the Prime Minister's official visit.

Bangladesh-India relations have matured: Doraiswami

Dhaka, August 30: Vikram Kumar Doraiswami, the Indian High Commissioner appointed in Dhaka, commented that India's relationship with Bangladesh is now "much mature". He said Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit to India next week will elevate the relationship between the two countries to new heights.

India assures Bangladesh about Teesta agreement

Own Correspondent, New Delhi, August 26: The Teesta water sharing agreement came up for discussion in the 38th ministerial meeting of the Bangladesh-India Joint River Commission (JRC). India has been requested by Bangladesh to complete the agreement quickly. India has also assured all-out efforts to complete the agreement.

Prime Minister's visit to India will bring positive results: Former Foreign Secretary

Own Correspondent, New Delhi, August 25: Former Foreign Secretary of Bangladesh Shahidul Haque said that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's excellent relationship with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will lead to positive results in Hasina's upcoming visit to India.

Indian Coast Guard rescues 32 Bangladeshi fishermen from rough sea

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, August 24: The Indian Coast Guard has rescued 32 Bangladeshi fishermen floating in the sea and handed them over to the Bangladesh Coast Guard.

Engagement with foreigners will be according to Sharia: Taliban leader

Kabul, August 24: The Taliban will engage with the international community in accordance with Sharia law, the Islamist group's top leader said. This is according to a report of the speech shared by Afghanistan's Ministry of Information a few days ago.

Bangladesh-India defence dialogue in New Delhi today

Own Correspondent, New Delhi, August 11: Bangladesh and India are sitting in defence dialogue today (Thursday) after a gap of two years.

Indian to use Bangladeshi corridor to supply petroleum to northeast after floods damage Assam route

Dhaka, August 6: As the infrastructure in Assam has been damaged due to heavy rains, the territory of Bangladesh will be used to take petroleum to India's north-eastern states, Tripura, South Assam and Mizoram. These petroleum products will travel 140 kilometers in Bangladesh by tanker. A memorandum of understanding was signed between the Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) and the Road Transport and Highways Department of the Government of Bangladesh for the movement of vehicles carrying Indian petroleum or LPG products using the territory of Bangladesh on Wednesday.