Thursday, February 2, 2023

Bangladesh

Story Of Bangladesh’s Padma Bridge: More Than Just A Bridge?

Bangladesh’s much anticipated Padma Bridge, also a dream project of the Bangladesh, is going to be inaugurated on June 25 this year and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wajed will inaugurate the long-awaited bridge at 10:00am.  The commuters of 21 districts...

3 sentenced to death over1971 atrocities in B’desh

Bangladesh’s International Crimes Tribunal on Tuesday sentenced three persons to death for collaborating with the Pakistan Army and committing crimes against humanity during the country’s Liberation War in 1971.“One of the convicts is a fugitive and was tried in...

IOC plans to transport fuel to Tripura via Bangladesh

PSU major Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on Sunday said it is looking to transport fuel to Tripura through Bangladesh as the rail network has been totally snapped due to massive landslides in Assam.After the only rail link connecting Assam’s...

Need to focus on role of rivers as connectors: IHC to Bangladesh

Stressing on the role of rivers as connectors, India’s High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswami on Saturday said all economic and political contexts of a river system along with its historical and cultural dimensions need to be taken into...

Act East policy to impact beyond SE Asia: EAM

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Saturday said that the coming together of Act East and Neighbourhood First policies will have an enormous reinforcing impact for the country beyond the confines of southeast Asia.The realisation of this is evident from...

Sri Lanka crushes Bangladesh by 10 wickets to win series

Sri Lanka crushed Bangladesh by 10 wickets in the second cricket test to win the series 1-0 after the host team collapsed from 156-5 to 169 all out in its second innings on Friday.Sri Lanka easily reached the target...

Union Minister V K Singh meets Tripura CM

Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways and Civil Aviation V K Singh called on Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha in his office here on Tuesday and discussed enhancing connectivity with Bangladesh.Later, Saha posted in his Facebook...

2nd Test: B’desh 277/5 vs SL on day 1

Liton Das and Mushfiqur Rahim hit centuries on Monday as Bangladesh recovered from a shaky 24 for 5 to end day one of the second Test against Sri Lanka on 277 for 5.Liton was batting on 135 and Mushfiqur,...

Tripura, Mizoram approach MEA for approval to ferry essentials via Bangladesh

The state governments of Tripura and Mizoram have approached the ministry of external affairs (MEA) for approval to ferry essentials via Bangladesh.Notably, Tripura and Mizoram have been staring at a major food and fuel crisis following disruption of railway...

How Can Sri Lankan PM Overcome the crisis by following Bangladesh’s ‘PM Sheikh Hasina Model’

The Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told the people of Sri Lanka on Monday, that he will fulfil the promises he had made to them when he assumed office last Thursday after the fall of the Mahinda Rajapaksa...