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West Bengal: BSF Foils Narcotics Smuggling Bid Along IB, Kills Intruder From Bangladesh

Dec 22, 2021 PTI

West Bengal: BSF (Border Security Force) foiled the narcotics smuggling bid along IB (International Border) near Nawada border post in Malda district in the state, the officials said.

President Kovind to inaugurate renovated Dhaka's Sri Ramna Kali Mandir destroyed by Pak military in 1971

Dec 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The temple was totally destroyed by the Pakistani Army operation code named 'Operation Searchlight' in 1971, targeting the resistance movement in the country.


Vijay Diwas 50th Anniversary: Parliament Lauds India’s Armed Forces

Vijay Diwas 50th anniversary marks India’s victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war, which lead to the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan.

Vijay Diwas: PM Modi Recalls Valour Of Indian Army; Lauds Bangladeshi Freedom Fighters

Dec 16, 2021 PTI

Vijay Diwas: On 50th anniversary Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the valour of Indian Army, and the sacrifices made by Bangladeshi freedom fighters for their nations liberation.


Zero Tolerance Towards Insurgency, Smuggling, Trafficking Along India-Bangla border: BGB

Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) on Monday said it has zero tolerance towards insurgent activities, arms smuggling and drug and human trafficking along the international border with India.

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27 November, 2021

BSF, BGB Agree To Enhance Check On Transborder Crimes

Outlook Web Desk

Border guarding forces of India and Bangladesh have decided to enhance cooperation to check transboundary crimes and better management of the international boundary, according to a BSF statement.


21 November, 2021

Shaheen Afridi Apologises to Afif Hussain For Directing Throw At Him

PTI

Pakistan won the second T20 International match to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series against Bangladesh.


19 November, 2021

BAN Vs PAK, 1st T20: Pakistan Draw First Blood Against Bangladesh - Highlights

Jayanta Oinam

Pakistan chased down Bangladesh's 127/7 with four balls to spare in the first T20I match. Catch highlights of the BAN vs PAK cricket match here.


03 November, 2021

NIA Arrests Bangladesh Based Terrorist In West Bengal

Outlook Web Desk

The officials said the suspected terrorist, affiliated with Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh(JMB) was arrested from the state's South 24 Parganas district.


29 October, 2021

BAN Vs WI, T20 World Cup: Nicholas Pooran, Andre Russell Star As West Indies Knock Out Bangladesh With Three Run Win

PTI

Defending champions West Indies, who were virtually out after two successive defeats, are still in the race to make it to the T20 World Cup semi-finals.


29 October, 2021

BAN Vs WI, T20 World Cup 2021: West Indies Beat Bangladesh By 3 Runs In Last-ball Thriller - Highlights

Priya Nagi

Andre Russell's magical final over after Nicholas Pooran's 22-ball 40 keep the defending champions West Indies hope to qualify for the T20 World Cup semi-final alive. Catch highlights of BAN vs WI cricket match here.


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23 October, 2021

Bangladesh To See ‘Dark Kali Puja’ As Hindus All Set To Protest Communal Violence

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

This year, the country’s flagship puja organising forum has decided to not observe 'deepavali' (festival of lights) during Kali Puja.


22 October, 2021

Bangladesh Police Arrests Key Suspect Behind Recent Communal Violence

Outlook Web Desk

The suspect Iqbal Hossain was arrested from Bangladesh’s Cox Bazar along sea beach area on Thursday night by the police.


22 October, 2021

Bangladesh Should Formally Announce They Want Hindus Out: Dhaka ISKCON Spokesperson

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

In a telephonic interview with Outlook, an ISKCON spokesperson from Dhaka said Bangladesh should formally deport all Hindus to India under supervision of the global community.


18 October, 2021

Bangladesh Durga Puja Violence: Mobs Torch 20 Homes Of Hindus, Damage Over 60 Houses

Outlook Web Desk

A mob of over 100 people ran amock in a village in Rangpur district’s Pirganj Upazila in Bangladesh on Sunday night after tensions following an allegedly blasphemous social media post.


17 October, 2021

Bangladesh: Muslims, Hindus Protest Amid Religious Unrest

Deutsche Welle

Officials said Saturday that two Hindu men were killed in the latest spate of communal violence, taking the death toll to six.


16 October, 2021

Hindu Temples Attacked In Bangladesh: Anti-India Outfits Try To Dent Hasina’s Secular Credentials

Seema Guha

The Islamist terror outfits have been waiting for a chance to get back at her and her Awami League party for their strong secular credentials and her pro-India foreign policy.


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30 September, 2021

Rohingya Leader Mohibullah Shot Dead Inside Bangladesh Refugee Camp

Associated Press (AP)

Mohibullah, who is in his 40s, was a teacher who emerged as a key refugee leader and a spokesman representing the Muslim ethnic group in international meetings.


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.

PTI Photo

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

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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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