BSF praises Bangladesh's operation against JMB militants

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 23:46

Shillong, March 29, The Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday praised Bangladesh Army's Para Commando battalion for their successful operation against Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terrorists in Sylhet.


Terror attack in Bangladesh: BSF on high alert

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:30

Agartala, March 27, The Border Security Force (BSF) has sounded a high alert all along the India-Bangladesh border in view of a terror attack in the neighbouring country, an officer said here on Monday.


10 people died in a road accident in Bangladesh

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 10:06

Dhaka, March 26, At least 10 persons were killed and a dozen injured in a collision between a truck and a mini truck in Bangladesh's Chuadanga on Sunday, police said.


6 people killed, over 40 injured in blasts in Bangladesh

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 07:42

Dhaka, March 26, At least six persons, including two police officials, were killed and over 40 were injured in two explosions on Saturday near a militant hideout in Sylhet city, some 240 km from capital Dhaka, local police said.


Irrfan Khan's 'No Bed of Roses' banned in Bangladesh

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 18:02

Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) "No Bed of Roses", a film said to be loosely based on late Bangladeshi writer and filmmaker Humayun Ahmed, starring and co-produced by Indian actor Irrfan Khan, has been banned in Bangaldesh. The filmmaker says the action is against freedom of expression, while Irrfan hopes the ban is lifted soon.


India thump Bangladesh by 208 runs in one-off Test

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 18:46

Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin picked up four wickets each as India bowled Bangladesh out for 250 in their second innings to clinch the one-off cricket Test by 208 runs here on Monday.


Indian pacers inflict early jolts on Bangladesh on 3rd day

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 13:02

Hyderabad, Feb 11 (IANS) Pacers Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma put India in a strong position as Bangladesh posted 125/4 in their first innings at lunch on the third day of the one-off Test at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Saturday.


13 people killed in Bangladesh road accident

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 08:10

Dhaka, Feb 11 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed and over 20 injured when a bus and a pick-up truck carrying gas cylinders collided head-on in Bangladesh's Faridpur district, a police official said on Saturday.


India post 86/1 at lunch against Bangladesh

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 11:44

Hyderabad, Feb 9 (IANS) India scored 86/1 at lunch against Bangladesh in the one-off cricket Test against Bangladesh at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Thursday.


Dhaka got $94.98 bn remittance in 7 years

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 09:24

Dhaka, Jan 26 (IANS) Bangladeshis working abroad remitted home $94.98 billion between 2010 and 2016, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says.


Fire breaks out in Bangladesh's top medical university

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 13:04

Dhaka, Jan 7 (IANS) A fire broke out on Saturday in Bangladesh's Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) in the capital, with no immediate reports of casualties, a media report said.


Bangladesh summons Myanmar envoy on Rohingya crisis

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 11:28

Dhaka, Dec 30 (IANS) The Bangladesh Foreign Ministry has summoned the Myanmar ambassador in Dhaka and demanded the early repatriation of all its Rohingya Muslim citizens, a media report said.