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, Oct 5
India and Bangladesh today embarked on the path of cooperation in energy sector with the inauguration of two collaborative power projects, a step termed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as a “hist...
Dhaka, Sept 26
Paramilitary forces were deployed to guard garment factories outside the Bangladeshi capital on Thursday, after workers vandalised them and clashed with police as they protested to demand higher w...
Agartala, Sept 21
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has expressed interest in selling 100 megawatt power to neighbouring Bangladesh as the state will be power surplus by January next.“We can sell 100 mw po...
Kolkata, Sep 14
Bangladesh today said India should look at removing all trade barriers to help increase exports by the neighbouring country.“I have just met the Indian Commerce Secretary S R Rao and Revenu...
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...
Kolkata, Oct. 4
On Saturday history will be made in Bherama, a remote Bangladeshi village bordering Murshidabad district of West Bengal. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate electrici...
Dhaka, Sept 23
At least 30 people were injured as garment factory workers clashed with police outside the Bangladeshi capital on Monday during a strike to demand higher salaries, police said.
Dhaka, Sep 15
Cross-border movement of criminals, and smuggling of firearms and narcotics are expected to dominate a crucial bi-annual border talks between India and Bangladesh that began here on Sunday....
New Delhi, Sept. 10
Bharti Airtel is one of the four operators that have been given 3G spectrum in Bangladesh. The company paid $105 million for acquiring 5 MHz spectrum. In comparison, the base price...