• Modi tweets to take India-Bangladesh relationship to new level

    Dhaka : Expressing his determination to take the ties between two countries to a new height, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to his country. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived in New Delhi on Friday afternoon on a four-day official visit at the invitation of her Indian counterpart. After receiving … বিস্তারিত »

  • India rolls out red carpet to welcome Sheikh Hasina

    NEW DELHI :  India rolled out the red carpet as Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here this afternoon on a four-day official visit at the invitation of her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. A VVIP flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying the premier and her entourage members landed at Indian Air Force’s Palam Station in … বিস্তারিত »

  • BD, Myanmar agree to remove land mines from border areas

    Dhaka : Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed to remove improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and land mines planted along the border of the two countries to avoid any possible casualties and injuries. The decision was taken at a six‐day border conference of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Myanmar Police Force (MPF) that concluded here on Thursday, … বিস্তারিত »

  • US warns of ‘own action’ after Syria chemical massacre

    WASHINGTON : The United States and Russia were on a collision course over Syria on Wednesday after a horrific chemical attack so shocked President Donald Trump that Washington threatened unilateral US action. At least 86 people were killed early on Tuesday in rebel-held Khan Sheikhun in northern Syria and dozens more were being treated after … বিস্তারিত »

  • Death toll in Syria ‘gas attack’ rises to 35: monitor

    International Desk : At least 35 people, including nine children, were killed in an air strike that released “toxic gas” on the rebel-held Syrian town of Khan Sheikhun on Tuesday, a monitor said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said dozens suffered respiratory problems in the attack, and most of the dead and injured … বিস্তারিত »

  • Pranab calls Mamata on Hasina dinner

    International Desk : Indian president invites West Bengal chief minister to attend dinner for Bangladesh PM Hasina Indian President Pranab Mukherjee has telephoned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to invite her to attend a dinner he will be hosting in honour of visiting Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on April 8. This follows a … বিস্তারিত »

  • 11 dead in Russian metro ‘terror attack’

    SAINT PETERSBURG : Eleven people were killed and dozens more injured as an explosion rocked the Saint Petersburg metro Monday, in what Russian authorities described as an “act of terror”. Authorities shut down the metro system in Russia’s second city for several hours as security services said they had also defused a bomb at a … বিস্তারিত »

  • IPU to adopt resolution on preventing ‘outside interference’

    DHAKA : The five-day Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly is likely to adopt a resolution on “the role of parliament in preventing outside interference in the internal affairs of sovereign states and Dhaka declaration” on the concluding day on Wednesday. Members of the Standing Committee on Peace and International Security of IPU continued discussion on amendments … বিস্তারিত »

  • Indian army chief calls on Bangladesh army chief

    DHAKA : Indian Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat called on Bangladesh Chief of Army Staff General Abu Belal Muhammad Shafiul Huq this morning at Army Headquarters here. “During the talks, they exchanged greetings and discussed on matters of bilateral training of two friendly Armies and professional issues,” said a press release of Inter-Services … বিস্তারিত »