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    BNP wants resolution of unsettled issues with India

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:58pm on March 23, 2021

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday demanded resolution of unsettled issues for creating a better Bangladesh-India relationship. BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said...

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    Socialist Party starts 3-day Dhaka-Teesta road march

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:37pm on March 19, 2021

    Leaders of Socialist Party of Bangladesh on Friday started a three-day Dhaka-Teesta road march demanding fair share of the water of 54 common rivers between...

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    Teesta water sharing decision after West Bengal, Assam polls

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:47pm on March 17, 2021

    India will take some decisions, including implementation of Teesta water-sharing treaty, after elections to its West Bengal and Assam states. Kabir Bin Anwar, senior secretary...

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    No Teesta deal during Modi visit: Bangladesh FM

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on March 12, 2021

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Friday said that the Teesta River issues with India were petty matters. And, he went on, signing instruments on...

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    Teesta Treaty should cover basinwide management: IFC

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:40pm on January 29, 2021

    International Farakka Committee, an environmental and water rights watch group, has said that agreements on basinwide water management of the natural common rivers is now...

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    Bangladesh extends Teesta project for two years

    Shakhawat Hossain    | Updated at 12:07am on December 21, 2020

    The Teesta river management groundwork project has been extended for two more years amid a $1 billion loan assurance from China and India’s tentativeness to...

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    Hasina-Modi virtual talks tomorrow

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina will hold a virtual meeting with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi tomorrow as the two countries are set to sign at...

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    Hydrocarbon deal likely, no water sharing in Hasina-Modi talks

    Shahidul  Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:56pm on December 11, 2020

    Bangladesh and India are likely to sign at least four instruments, including one on setting a framework for cooperation in the hydrocarbon sector, during a...

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    Bangladesh FM sees no magic over Teesta deal during PM-level talks

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:59pm on November 18, 2020

    Bangladesh and India would not sign the much-expected agreement on the sharing of water of the river Teesta during the prime minister-level talks set to...

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    Rangpur div people demand Teesta protection, water share

    Zakir Hossain . Rangpur         | Updated at 12:51am on November 02, 2020

    People of the Teesta basin on Sunday formed human chains at places along about 230 kilometres stretch on both the banks of the trans-boundary river,...