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    FM hopeful of resolving common river water-sharing issues with India

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:13am on February 10, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Saturday expressed the hope that Bangladesh and India would gradually resolve the water-sharing issues of all common rivers, including...

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    Yaba comes thru Indian border too

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:00am on February 10, 2019

    Yaba pills are being smuggled into Bangladesh through Indian border besides large scale smuggling through Myanmar border and sea route, causing fresh concerns among security...

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    Nude protest, black flags greet Modi in Assam

    Agence France-Presse . Guwahati | Updated at 07:52pm on February 09, 2019

    A second day of protests on Saturday tainted prime minister Narendra Modi’s visit to northeast India where proposals to change a nationality law have sparked...

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    India makes fish lock to reach Hilsa to Allahabad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on February 09, 2019

    India has redesigned a navigation lock at Farakka barrage over the Ganges to ensure smooth and safe migration of the Hilsa shoal during the...

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    Bangladesh wants ‘safe haven’ for Rohingyas in Rakhine

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 04:19pm on February 09, 2019

    Bangladesh wants a ‘safe haven’ for the forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals in Rakhine state by ensuring their safe, secured and dignified repatriation under the monitoring...

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    Vitamin A plus campaign today without ‘substandard’ Indian capsule

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:34am on February 09, 2019

    The national vitamin A plus campaign postponed about three weeks ago after problems were found in texture of vitamin capsules will be held today with...

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    Congress to scrap triple talaq ban if voted back to power

    Reuters . NEW DELHI | Updated at 07:21pm on February 07, 2019

    India’s main opposition Congress party said on Thursday it would scrap a decree passed by prime minister Narendra Modi’s government prescribing jail terms for...

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    Modi assures India’s cooperation in resolving Rohingya crisis

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 06:36pm on February 07, 2019

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday assured New Delhi’s cooperation in resolving the longstanding Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh.His assurance came when visiting Bangladesh foreign...

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    India central bank cuts rates ahead of election

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 03:05pm on February 07, 2019

    India's central bank cut interest rates Thursday, giving a surprise boost to prime minister Narendra Modi ahead of general elections due...

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    Sabarimala temple board reverses opposition to entry of women

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 07:18pm on February 06, 2019

    A board that oversees an ancient Hindu hill temple in southern India said on Wednesday it now favoured allowing women of menstruating age to enter...