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Smuggled goods including mortar shells worth Tk 134 cr seized during BGB ops at border

November records highest remittances in three months

Not Shakib, Liton to lead Bangladesh in ODI series against India

5 killed as covered van rams into hotel in Jessore

CHT Peace Accord's 25th anniversary celebrated

Bangladesh-India friendship bound by cultural harmony: Dr. Rajeev Ranjan

Dhaka, November 18: India's Assistant High Commissioner in Dhaka, Dr. Rajeev Ranjan, mentioned that friendly relations between Bangladesh and India are bound by civilization, history and culture. He said that India-Bangladesh relations are passing a golden chapter. Both countries feel the need to increase economic expansion and trade participation between them.

Tripura Chief Minister sends pineapples for PM Hasina

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 14: The Chief Minister of the Indian state of Tripura Dr. Manik Saha has sent pineapple as a gift to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. In 100 cartons, 600 pieces (750 kgs) of India's most popular Kew variety of pineapples have been sent to the Prime Minister.

Initiatives taken to enhance cultural and trade relations with India's Assam

Guwahati, Assam, February 26: Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr. Hassan Mahmood held a meeting with Governor of India's Assam, Jagadish Mukhi, and Chief Minister of the state, Himanta Biswa Sarma. They discussed fruitful initiatives to enhance Bangladesh's cultural and trade ties with Assam and to take practical steps to improve the four-way communication by road, rail, sea and air.

India extends $500 million loan to Sri Lanka to pay for oil

New Delhi/Colombo: India is extending $500 million line of credit (LOC) to power crisis-hit Sri Lanka to fund fuel purchases.

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. 

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.

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.