Kolkata, Dec. 25
The Union Government on Tuesday evening announced that Petrapole and Benapole (on the Bangladesh side) land customs stations would remain operational seven days a week from January 1, and w...
Dhaka, Dec 18
Eight activists of the Awami League were sentenced to death and 13 others were given life terms today by a fast-track Bangladeshi court here for hacking to death a tailor during an opposition enfo...
Kolkata, Dec. 10
India will supply up to 250 MW electricity every day from NTPC’s power plants for 25 years.
Kolkata, Dec. 4
1,200 trucks stuck on the Indian side; average loss at Rs 100-400 crore a day
Agartala, Nov 30
Trade between Tripura and Bangladesh was suspended through the Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Akhaura here due to indefinite strike called by Agartala Exporters-Importers Association, besides stri...
Dhaka, Nov 18
Poll-bound Bangladesh on Monday installed an “all-party” interim government headed by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to oversee upcoming elections despite boycott by the main opposition BNP which te...
November 7, 2013
Bt brinjal’s commercial release poses a real threat to our traditional varieties.
November 6, 2013
The effects of falling economic clout are starting to show. »
Dhaka, Nov 3
A Bangladesh-born British man and a US citizen were sentenced to death on Sunday in absentia by a special war crimes tribunal for atrocities committed during the 1971 liberation war, 42 years afte...
Mumbai, Oct 8
Afcons Infrastructure, along with its joint venture partner Ircon, a public sector unit of the Ministry of Railways, has bagged Rs 453 crore contract in Bangladesh for constructing a railway bridg...
New Delhi, Dec. 18
Despite strident opposition from the Trinamool Congress and Asom Gana Parishad, the Constitutional Amendment Bill to acquire territories by India and transfer of certain territories to Bangladesh...
Dhaka, Dec 15
At least four persons were killed in clashes in Bangladesh today, taking the death toll to 25 in violence linked to the execution of a senior Jamaat-e-Islami leader, even as Prime Minister Sheikh...
Agartala, Dec 8
The International Check Post (ICP) at the Indo-Bangla international border here has resumed operation following temporary withdrawal of the strike by the Agartala Exporters-Importers Association (...
Dhaka, Dec 3
Bangladesh’s Awami League-led grand alliance suffered a major setback today when one of its key members announced a boycott of the general elections a day after the main opposition BNP decided aga...
Dhaka, Nov 30
Bangladesh’s main Opposition BNP and its right wing allies today began to enforce another 72-hour nationwide blockade demanding the postponement of upcoming general elections, a day after ending a...
Dhaka, Nov 14
Bangladesh garment manufacturers have agreed to a $68 minimum monthly wage for the country’s four million garment workers after days of labour unrest forced the closure of hundreds of factories, o...
Mumbai, Nov 7
Airtel Bangladesh, a unit of Bharti Airtel, has launched 3G services in Bangladesh’s Dhaka and Chittagong cities.
“We are excited to offer innovative products and affordable prices for ou...
November 4, 2013
India should impress upon China the livelihood and ecological impact of upstream projects. »
Mumbai, Oct 30
Bharti Airtel has signed a managed Value Added Services (VAS) agreement with Mahindra Comviva for its Bangladesh operations. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Agartala, Oct 7
To enhance Indo-Bangla trade relations, a permanent market for Bangladesh traders was inaugurated at a trade centre here today. The market would remain a milestone in improving trade rel...