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IT is difficult to overemphasise the economic significance and opportunity for Bangladesh presented by the upcoming State Visit to Dhaka by Japanese PM Shinzo Abe on September 6 and 7. The Honourable PM Hasina concluded a successful trip to Japan in May and secured commitments from the Japanese Government for up to Y 600bn in economic assistance ... (more)
Silchar, Sept. 1: The Awami League government in Bangladesh has given New Delhi permission to build a civil construction within the 150-metre radius of the no-man's land on the border of the district headquarters town of Karimganj, 54km west of this town, across the border river of Kushiara.
Day laborers struggle to navigate their boat due to water Hyacinth plants taking over the water's surface in the Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The Ganga Jamuna Theatre Festival has been held over the years to facilitate cultural exchange between India and Bangladesh, and to strengthen the bonds between the two countries.
Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre organised an evening of Nazrul Sangeet by Salauddin Ahmed, an exponent of Nazrul songs on August 29, at its Gulshan premises.
Sergeant KM Mehedi Hasan of Special Weapons And Tactics of Dhaka Metropolitan Police was elated to learn that he had been selected to participate in a United Nations peacekeeping mission.
HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, August 31 Fitch Ratings has for the first time assigned international ratings to the Bangladesh sovereign and invites market participants to join a teleconference on Bangladesh's rating outlook at 4pm HK/Singapore on Wednesday, 3 September 2014.
International migration plays a significant role in poverty reduction, a recent study by the Refugee and Migratory Movement Research Unit found.
A pool of water accumulated on the potholed and muddy road from Postogola, Dhaka, to Pagla, Naryanganj.
Dhaka will seek a specific time frame from Nay Pyi Taw for repatriation of over 30,000 Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh living in two refugee camps in Cox's Bazar during a foreign secretary level meeting in Dhaka today.
Two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League threw chairs to each other following an altercation over seating arrangement just before its rally began at Suhrawardi Uddyan in Dhaka this afternoon.
Transport services in Bangladesh ground to a halt on Sunday as Islamists enforced a nationwide strike to protest at the murder of a television star who presented popular Islamic shows.
The body of convicted war criminal Abdul Alim, who died of cancer yesterday, was handed over to his family members after his autopsy this afternoon.
Labor organizer Tuhin Chowdury got a call from a woman he knew only as "Lovely" in April 2013.
Dhaka: An elderly former Bangladesh minister who was sentenced to life in prison for war crimes during the 1971 independence struggle died on Saturday after a prolonged illness, an official said.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 02:51 am
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