Trade with northeast region to improve with access to key Bangladesh Ports: Shipping Minister
The use of these two ports will reduce the distance between Kolkata and northeast region significantly.
Train crash kills 16 people in central Bangladesh
A railway spokesman said the the pre-dawn accident appeared to have occurred when Chittagon...
How India plans to use Bangladesh's rivers to unlock its landlocked Northeast?
India’s northeast is a prisoner of geography. Landlocked and...
8 killed, over 21 lakh people evacuated as Cyclone Bulbul wreaks havoc in Bangladesh
The cyclone packed winds of up to 120 kilometres per hour (kph) when it made a predawn landfall before weakening into a deep depression, forcing the authorities to evacuate over 21 lakh people from the low-lying areas. The authorities have ordered a temporary ban on boat and ferry movements in internal riverine routes and coastal waters.
Assam and Bangladesh to work together in multiple sectors
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his government is all committed to enhance the bilateral relations between the two geographical entities.
India, Bangladesh sign MoU for setting up a coastal surveillance system radar in Bangladesh
India and Bangladesh today signed seven agreements.
Bangladesh Army protests untrue comments against its chief
Dr Jafarulah Chowdhury,75, during a talk show of Somoy TV on October 9 stated that a huge quantum of military weapons and ammunitions "went missing" from the army's arsenal in north-eastern Chattogram area when the incumbent army chief General Aziz Ahmed was the commander.
Bangladesh Cabinet clears deal with India for port usage
The decision is another step in improving the friendly relations between Bangladesh and India, Cabinet Secretary Shafiul Alam said.
Soon, you can plan a cruise to Bangladesh from Kolkata
Kolkata-based Heritage Cruise has proposed to run the first vessel on the river route in the last week of March.
Bangladesh uses EVMs for first time in general election
Out of the 299 parliamentary constituencies that went to polls, six saw the use of electronic voting machines (EVMs), a regular feature in neighboring India since decades ago.
India, Bangladesh ink milestone pacts for cargo, cruise movements: Shipping Secretary
The new arrangement will facilitate movement of fly-ash, cement, construction materials etc from India to Bangladesh through IWT on Rupnarayanriver.
Voting ends in Bangladesh election marred by violence
The voting started at 8 AM (local time) and ended at 4 PM. The results would be announced within 24 hours.
India sends 2nd relief consignment for Rohingyas in Bangladesh
Over 600,000 Rohingyas have fled Myanmar's violence-hit Rakhine state to neighbouring Bangladesh since August when the military intensified crackdown against alleged militant outfits of Rohingya Muslims.
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