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Brussels (Belgium), Dec.6 (ANI): Experts gathered at the European parliament on Thursday and called for peace and tranquility, as they discussed the grim political situation in Bangladesh due to the ongoing clash between the leading parties which could delay or even derail elections due by January in the country.
Ex-Bangladesh dictator Ershad threatens to commit suicide Dec 5, 3:52 pm
Islamabad, Dec. 5 (ANI): Former military dictator of Bangladesh, Hussain Muhammad Ershad, has threatened to kill himself.
Dhaka, Dec.4 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Wednesday said India hoped that the forthcoming elections will strengthen democratic institutions, practices and processes in Bangladesh, while asserting that violence has no part in a democratic process
Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh to visit Bangladesh tomorrow Dec 3, 8:44 pm
New Delhi, Dec.3 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh will be undertaking her first visit to Bangladesh tomorrow to review aspects of bilateral relationship between the two neighbouring countries.
Dhaka, Dec.3 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has said it will monitor political violence in Bangladesh ahead of next year's ICC World Twenty20 in the troubled country but is "happy" for now with arrangements.
Dhaka/Narayanganj (Bangladesh), Dec.2 (ANI): Violence continues to dominate the Bangladesh landscape, as the battle between feuding political parties intensifies.
Bangladesh opposition announces fresh 72-hour blockade Nov 30, 2:06 pm
Dhaka, Nov. 30 (ANI): Bangladesh's main opposition has announced a 72-hour blockade starting Saturday over its demand for a non-party caretaker government to oversee the January 5 national elections.
PCB hoping Pak players get invited to IPL next year Nov 30, 9:04 am
Islamabad, Nov 30 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is reportedly hoping that their team's players might get a chance to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) next year.
London/Dhaka, Nov.29 (ANI): The chairperson of the Bangladesh War Crimes Fact Finding Committee, M. A. Hassan, has pinned his hopes on the tribunal, and said perpetrators of the 1971 liberation war will be brought to book.
European Parliament calls for calm ahead of polls in B'Desh Nov 29, 4:58 pm
Brussels/Dhaka, Nov.29 (ANI): Experts gathered in European parliament to discuss political uncertainty in Bangladesh and called for peace and tranquillity, as the feud between the leading parties could delay or even derail elections due by January in a country with a history of ferocious political violence and military intervention.
India steps up security along its borders with Bangladesh Nov 29, 4:58 pm
New Delhi, Nov.29 (ANI): India's Border Security Force (BSF) said on Friday that security has been stepped up along its international border with Bangladesh due to the political uncertainty prevailing in the neighbouring country.
Bangladesh: Why Khalida Zia will not contest? Nov 29, 1:33 pm
Dhaka, Nov. 29 (ANI): The BNP-led 18 party alliance outrightly rejected the election schedule that called for elections on January 5, 2014.
Netherlands, Hong Kong qualify for 2014 World T20 Nov 29, 10:03 am
London, Nov 29 (ANI): The Netherlands and Hong Kong have qualified for the next year's World Twenty20 tournament in Bangladesh with their respective wins over Scotland and Papua New Guinea in the qualifiers.
Nepal qualifies for World Twenty20 with win over Hong Kong Nov 28, 8:53 am
Sydney, Nov 28 (ANI): Nepal will compete in a major cricket tournament for the first time next year after securing a berth in the upcoming World Twenty20 by beating Hong Kong by five wickets in a quarterfinal match in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
Custom duty hike in Bangladesh hits orange exports in W.Bengal Nov 27, 7:02 pm
Siliguri (West Bengal), Nov.27 (ANI): Indian exporters have appealed to the Bangladesh Government to reduce the hiked custom duty imposed on oranges to facilitate cross-border trade between the two countries.
Bangladesh: Western perceptions on developments Nov 25, 6:18 pm
Dhaka, Nov.25 (ANI): The last week has seen a flurry of activities in the West about developments in Bangladesh. These include a hearing (November 20, 2013) by the U.S. House Sub-Committee on Asia titled "Bangladesh in Turmoil: A Nation on the Brink? And, a resolution in the European Parliament on Bangladesh on November 21, 2013.
India, Bangladesh vow to fight militancy and cross-border crimes Nov 25, 2:31 pm
New Delhi, Nov 25 (ANI): India and Bangladesh not only share a long border, but also have close bilateral ties. Recently, home ministers of both countries met in Tripura where they expressed their commitment to promote growth, and fighting militancy together.
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Ireland has secured qualification for next year's World Twenty20 by extending their unbeaten record in Group A of the qualifiers with a win over Hong Kong, while Afghanistan have also secured their entry with a win over Kenya.
Most U.S. retailers refuse aid to Bangladesh factory victims Nov 23, 4:56 pm
New York, Nov. 23 (ANI): Most United States retailers, who sold garments manufactured in devastated Bangladesh's Rana Plaza factory and Tazreen factory, have refused to join an effort to compensate the families of more than 1,200 workers who died in the factory fire.
Sri Lanka to tour Bangladesh for one month from Jan 2014 Nov 21, 9:16 am
Johannesburg, Nov 21 (ANI): Sri Lanka will reportedly play two Tests, three one-day internationals and two Twenty20 matches during their month-long tour of Bangladesh starting in January next year.
Bangladesh: Truth that the BNP And JEI would like to keep hidden Nov 19, 8:24 pm
Dhaka, Nov. 19, (ANI): How do you describe an organization that does not observe national days like 'Independence Day', 'Victory Day', 'Language Martyrs Day' etc?
Dhaka, Nov.19 (ANI): United States Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal has underscored the urgency for a dialogue between the feuding parties with an aim to facilitate free and fair elections in Bangladesh.
'No Indian militant camps in Bangladesh': Home Minister Alamgir Nov 17, 10:48 pm
Akhaurah (Indo-Bangladesh border), Nov. 17(ANI): Bangladesh Home Minister Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir on Sunday said that his country would hand over Indian extremists and criminals as agreed under the recently signed extradition treaty between the two neighbours.
Bangladesh: Does Khaleda Zia know the cost of a hartal Nov 17, 4:45 pm
Dhaka, Nov.17 (ANI): Used as we are to the never ending cycle of hartals in Bangladesh, I was, nevertheless, dumb-struck by an article in a leading Bangladesh English daily.
Johannesburg, Nov 16 (ANI): South Africa has reportedly moved up to No. 3 on the ICC T20 team rankings following their 2-0 T20 series win with a six-run victory over Pakistan at Dubai on Friday.
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