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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

Indian Army Chief presents one lakh vaccines to the Bangladesh Army

Dhaka, April 9: As a gift of friendship and harmony, General Manoj Mukund Naravane, the Chief of Army Staff of India, handed over one lakh doses of coronavirus vaccine to General Aziz Ahmed, the Chief of Army Staff of Bangladesh. He handed over the vaccine after a courtesy call at the army headquarters in Dhaka Cantonment on Thursday (April 8).

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.

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.

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.

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. 

India is happy with Bangladesh's transition from least developed country to developing country

Dhaka, March 6: India is very happy that Bangladesh has been recommended by the United Nations to transition from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to a developing country. However, despite the economic development, they will continue to cooperate with Bangladesh.

Criminal activities leading to border killings: S Jaishankar

Dhaka, March 5: India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said that border killings are taking place due to increase in crimal activities, while stating that any death is unfortunate, during a press conference after a bilateral meeting with Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen at the state guest house Padma in Dhaka on Thursday (March 4). 

India will celebrate golden jubilee of Bangladesh's independence: Vikram Kumar Doraiswami

Dhaka, March 1: Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram Kumar Doraiswami has said that the country will also celebrate the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's independence. Doraiswami said that the two countries will celebrate the event together.

Meghalaya wants to be the new 'hotspot' on the Bangladesh-India border

Dhaka, March 1: Although there is a land border of more than 4,000 km between Bangladesh and India, it can be said that there is almost no commercial and economic activity in most of it. As much as there is, almost all of it is across the West Bengal and Bangladesh border and a little bit across the Assam and Tripura border, but Meghalaya, a small state in northeastern India, is now desperate to feed this 'deficit'. 

Indian Coast Guard rescue 81 Rohingyas stranded in sea, want to send back to Bangladesh

Dhaka, February 27: The Indian Coast Guard rescued a Rohingya boat from the Andaman Sea on Friday. Eighty-one people were alive in the boat and eight had already died. Indian officials said they were repairing the boat so that the rescued could be sent back to Bangladesh. 

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches world's biggest Covid-19 vaccination drive

New Delhi, January 16: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the world's biggest Covid-19 vaccination drive in the nation, which is one of the worst Novel Coronavirus-hit countries.

Vaccines are allowed to be exported from India to all countries: Serum CEO Adar Poonawalla

Dhaka, January 6: News of the Indian government's recent ban on exports of the coronavirus vaccine has raised concerns. In this regard, Adar Poonawalla, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Serum Institute of India, an Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine manufacturer in Asia, said that all countries are allowed to import coronavirus vaccines from India. He made the announcement in a tweet on Tuesday (January 5).

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.