Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Sheikh Hasina


Manohar Parrikar to visit Bangladesh, first by an Indian defence minister

January 28, 2019 5:15 pm

Parrikar will call on President Abdul Hamid in Dhaka Wednesday and hold talks with the Security Advisor to Prime Minister

Bangladesh: Libel complaint filed against Khaleda Zia over remarks on PM's son

May 15, 2016 5:50 pm

AB Siddiqui, president of the pro-Awami League Jananetri Parishad, filed the case against the 70-year-old former prime minister at the Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate's Court.

Why Bangladesh is executing Jamaat-e-Islami leaders. A short history

May 12, 2016 2:00 pm

At the time of its foundation, the Jamaat was less of a political organisation seeking for participation in the government and more a social instrument attempting to alter society along Islamic lines.

Unceasing strife

May 07, 2016 12:00 am

Parallel to this mission for war crimes justice, Bangladesh has witnessed a spate of horrific murders of secular and aethist thinkers, writers, bloggers and academics since the 2013 killing of blogger Rajib Haider.

Embattled Desh

May 04, 2016 12:41 am

The spate of murders by Islamists in Bangladesh takes place amid a failing politics.

B'desh cabinet nod to widen scope for dual citizenship

February 01, 2016 8:37 pm

"The cabinet on Monday approved the draft of a proposed citizenship law that has been framed by amalgamating two existing laws (and) widening scopes for dual citizenship," cabinet secretary Shafiul Alam told reporters at a briefing following a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina keen on Teesta pact, Tripura Gov tells Sushma Swaraj

January 01, 2016 9:54 am

The Teesta water-sharing deal was set to be signed in September 2011 during the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s visit to Bangladesh.

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina slams Amnesty International for 'protecting war criminals'

November 09, 2015 9:14 pm

Hasina accused Amnesty of taking money for its defence of the war criminals calling the the act "despicable", a news portal reported.

India, Bangladesh satisfied with smooth implementation of Land Boundary Agreement

September 25, 2015 10:22 am

Modi and Hasina had a "very good meeting" during which they reviewed the progress in bilateral relations since the time they had last met when the Indian leader had visited Bangladesh.


Narendra Modi begins Bangladesh Tour, launches bus services between two countries

June 06, 2015 6:08 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today began his historic two-day visit to Bangladesh.