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On the Occasion of 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh' President Kovind Highlights The Friendship Between India And Bangladesh

Dec 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Addressing the Victory Day celebrations here, President Kovind said that the 1971 Liberation War, struggle for freedom has a special place in the hearts of every Indian.

President Kovind Pays Homage To Bangladesh’s Founding Father Bangabandhu

Dec 15, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

It is President Kovind’s first trip abroad since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Bangladesh Golden Jubilee: President Kovind To Be Chief Guest At Dhaka Victory Celebration

India and Bangladesh walk down memory lane as they commemorate the defeat of the Pakistan Army in 1971 and the birth of a new nation.

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla Visits Bangladesh In a 2 Day Tour

Dec 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The year 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of the liberation of Bangladesh and the birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

India, Bangladesh Sign Five MoUs, PM Modi Says ‘Productive Meeting’

India and Bangladesh signed five MoUs covering areas such as connectivity, commerce, information technology and sports.

27 March, 2021

Kanhaiya Kumar Calls Modi ‘Biggest Liar’, Compares Himanta Biswa To Kansa Of Mahabharata

Outlook Web Bureau

Kanhaiya Kumar termed Modi's statement in Bangladesh, where he is on a visit, about going to jail for that country's freedom as a 'big lie'.

27 March, 2021

PM Narendra Modi Meets Sheikh Hasina For Talks On Bilateral Interests

Outlook Web Bureau

The two leaders are also likely to make new announcements of cooperation in areas of culture, preservation of spirit of 1971, health railways, education and start-ups.

26 March, 2021

Over 20 Injured In Dhaka As Police Fire Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas At Protestors Over PM Modi Visit

Outlook Web Bureau

Police said the protest got out of hand as demonstrators marched in the capital Dhaka, with many throwing rocks and stones at officers, injuring at least four.

26 March, 2021

Neighbours By Chance, Friends By Choice: Celebrating 50th Anniversary Of India-Bangladesh Relations

Lailufar Yasmin

Comprehensive redefinition of the relationship is required between Bangladesh and India, then moving forward with the issue-based relationship and only then it can turn into a 'special relationship'

26 March, 2021

PM Modi Leaves For Bangladesh On Two-Day Visit

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he will hold substantive discussions with his Bangladeshi counterpart, Sheikh Hasina, during the visit

04 March, 2021

India’s Ties With Bangladesh A ‘360 Degree Partnership’: EAM S Jaishankar

Outlook Web Bureau

S Jaishankar is in Bangladesh on a day-long visit to prepare the ground for Prime Minister Modi's visit to Bangladesh later this month


17 December, 2020

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

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.

17 December, 2020

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


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

17 December, 2020

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

16 December, 2020

PM Modi Lights ‘Swarnim Vijay Mashaal’ On 50th Anniversary Of 1971 Indo-Pak War


India celebrates December 16 as Vijay Diwas to commemorate its victory over Pakistan that led to the creation of Bangladesh

03 December, 2020

India-Bangladesh Border Talks To Be Held Outside Delhi For First Time


Guwahati to host meet to discuss curbing border crimes and enhancing cooperation between the two neighbouring nations from December 22.

06 October, 2020

India-Bangladesh Rail Link Work Likely To Be Completed By December: Official


Work of laying single-line tracks is almost done on the Indian side from Haldibari in the Jalpaiguri district, the North East Frontier Railway official said.


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.

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.

PTI Photo

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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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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