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Police not able to find Mamunul

Coronavirus kills 94 people in a day, death toll crosses 10,000

780 beds at ICU level for critically ill patients

Second wave of corona has increased the rate of infections and deaths among minors

Former Law Minister Abdul Matin Khasru laid to rest

The first priority of India's Look East policy is Bangladesh: India's Railway Minister

Dhaka, April 2: India's Minister of Railways, Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal has said that Bangladesh will be the first priority of India's 'Look East Policy' as a loyal friend, neighbor and ally. Elaborating on India-Bangladesh relations over the past few years, he said India expects an overall partnership with Bangladesh as the largest trading partner in South Asia.

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.

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. 

Bangladesh India's top trading partner in South Asia: VK Doraiswami

Dhaka, February 23: Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram Kumar Doraiswami has said that Bangladesh is now India’s largest trading partner in South Asia. "Bangladesh is a big partner for India in tourism. Relations with Bangladesh are important to us commercially. We need to invest more in this business to take our relationship with Bangladesh much further."

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.

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.

Seventeen Indian fishermen arrested for entering Bangladeshi waters

Dhaka, December 3: The Coast Guard has arrested 17 Indian fishermen, including a fishing trawler, on charges of trespassing and illegal fishing in Bangladesh waters in the Bay of Bengal.

Indian Army gifts trained dogs, horses to Bangladesh Army

Dhaka, November 11: The Indian Army has gifted 20 trained horses and 10 mine detection dogs to the Bangladesh Army.

India, Bangladesh to work together on marine resources

Dhaka, November 6: India and Bangladesh will work together on marine resources. Bangladesh's Fisheries and Livestock Minister S M Rezaul Karim told reporters after a meeting with Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka, Vikram Kumar Doraiswamy, at the Secretariat on Thursday.

India-Bangladesh operate flights under 'Air Bubble' agreement

Dhaka, October 28: India's air service with Bangladesh resumed on Wednesday after being closed for eight months amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Indian High Commissioner to Dhaka Vikram Kumar Doraiswamy inaugurated the event.