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    Academia and state

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on November 14, 2018

    ON October 13, Professor KN Panikkar sounded the alarm....

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    470 kms of rivers to be dredged with Bangladesh-India joint financing

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:35pm on November 12, 2018

    The cabinet on Monday approved 'Addendum to the Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade' under which 470 kms of rivers will be dredged with...

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    B’desh women face India today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    Bangladesh women’s football team will face India in the 2020 Olympic Qualifiers in Yangon today, hoping to recover from their disastrous 0-5 loss against Myanmar...

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    Congress president who sought united India to bitter end

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    NOVEMBER 11 happens to be Maulana Azad’s birth anniversary, forgotten this year as it has been in the past. The Maulana is an inconvenient name...

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    Modi to attend Maldives president’s inauguration

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi will attend the inauguration of Maldives president-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih as the neighbours look to reset ties following the exit...

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    Killings in India’s northeast raise tension over citizenship survey

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:24am on November 03, 2018

    Suspected Indian militants shot dead five Bengali-speaking Hindu men in a sensitive border state late on Thursday, police said, as tension grows over a controversial...

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    ULFA denies involvement in killing of five Bengali-speaking workers in Assam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16pm on November 02, 2018

    A day after five Bengali-speaking daily wage workers were killed in Bisonimukh village of Tinsukia in Assam of India, allegedly by ULFA (I), the outfit...

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    India wants duty-free sugar export to Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2018

    India is seeking duty-free sugar export to Bangladesh under the South Asian Free Trade Area agreement while it is obstructing Bangladesh’s duty-free edible oil export...

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    Bangladesh to face Paks in final

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13pm on November 01, 2018

    Bangladesh booked their place in the final of the SAFF Under-15 Championship after they beat defending champions India 4-2 on penalties in the first semi-final...

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    India deploys huge security for inauguration of world's biggest statue

    Agence France-Presse . Sardar Sarovar Dam | Updated at 01:10pm on October 31, 2018

    Thousands of police guarded the world's biggest statue ahead of its inauguration by Indian prime minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday with local people threatening protests...