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Dhaka Wants UN To Call Out Pak For 1971 Genocide. Will India Support It?

Dec 17, 2020 Seema Guha

Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Sheikh Hasina reiterated the close bonds between the two neighbours at a virtual summit Thursday, but some irritants still remain.

India, Bangladesh Ink 7 Pacts, Restore Cross-Border Rail Link

Dec 17, 2020 PTI

Chilahati-Haldibari rail, in operation till 1965, restored virtually by PM Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina

India Is Our True Friend: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina

Sheikh Hasina expresses gratitude to India and Indian Army for their support during the 1971 Liberation War

Bangladesh Cabinet Approves Death Penalty For Rape Convictions

Oct 13, 2020 PTI

Bangladesh Cabinet on Monday approved an amendment amid nationwide protests after footage of a brutal gang assault on a woman went viral on social media.

Onion Export Ban: Bangladesh Expresses ‘Deep Concern’ Over ‘Sudden Announcement’ In A Letter

The letter requests the Indian High Commission to convey the message to authorities in New Delhi and take necessary measures to resume onion exports taking into consideration the excellent ties between the neighbours.

18 March, 2020

PM Modi Praises Bangladesh For 'Inclusive' Policies, But It's Time More BJP Leaders Took His Lead

Pranay Sharma

Modi was scheduled to travel to Bangladesh on a two-day visit from March 17 to participate in the “Jatir Pita”-- Mujibur Rahman’s birth centenary celebration programme -- but his trip was cancelled because of the coronavirus outbreak.

15 March, 2020

In Bangladesh, Protest Against PM Modi On Hold, Only Until He Pays A Visit

Pranay Sharma

The communists, the Islamist group Hefazat-e-Islam and sections of students had held a series of protests in Dhaka and other Bangladeshi cities this month to express displeasure with the BJP-led government in India in the wake of the Delhi riots.

19 January, 2020

CAA India's Internal Matter, But Law Not Necessary: Bangladeshi PM Sheikh Hasina


'We don't understand why (the Indian government) did it,' PM Hasina said.

29 December, 2019

'NRC Internal Affair Of Indian Government': Bangladesh Border Guards

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The BGB chief said the Bangladeshi paramilitary force will continue to work to prevent illegal crossings into India.

17 December, 2019

Will Take Back Illegal Bangladeshis If Evidence Is Provided: Sheikh Hasina's Advisor


The advisor said the issue of amended Citizenship Act is an internal matter of India.

22 November, 2019

IND Vs BAN, Day-Night Test: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina Thanks India For Liberation War Help


Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina also said that she came at the invitation of Sourav Ganguly, to watch the first Day-Night Test match at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata

12 November, 2019

IND Vs BAN: Sheikh Hasina, Mamata Banerjee Likely To Watch Historic Day-Night Test Together


A Bangladesh team did a recce of the Eden Gardens on Tuesday and checked the seating arrangements for Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is expected to watch India vs Bangladesh Day-Night Test match along with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

08 November, 2019

IND Vs BAN: Mamata Banerjee, Sheikh Hasina To Ring Eden Bell To Start Kolkata Day-Night Test


West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina are among the hosts of dignitaries invited to witness the first-ever Day-Night Test match in India

29 October, 2019

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina Offers Support To Shakib Al Hasan; BCB To Stand By Banned Captain


Bangladesh cricket captain Shakib Al Hasan was on Tuesday handed a two-year suspension by the ICC for failing to report three corrupt approaches, including one at the IPL, by a suspected Indian bookie

06 October, 2019

Priyanka Gandhi Shares An 'Overdue Hug' With Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier in the day, Hasina met Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, along with other leaders of the party.

05 October, 2019

India, Bangladesh Sign Seven Pacts After Modi-Hasina Talks


In a brief media statement, PM Modi said India accords priority to its ties with Bangladesh and increasing cooperation between the two neighbouring countries should be model for the entire world.

20 August, 2019

NRC In Assam Is India's 'Internal Matter', Says Jaishankar In Dhaka

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The NRC process is aimed at identifying illegal immigrants in Assam, that borders Bangladesh. Assam, which had faced influx of people from Bangladesh since the early 20th century, is the only state having an NRC which was first prepared in 1951.

25 February, 2019

Biman Bangladesh Hijacker Identified As Local Criminal, Had Wanted To Speak With PM Sheikh Hasina

Outlook Web Bureau

Officials also said the “hijacker” appeared to have been “mentally imbalanced” and that he wanted to speak to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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