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Special appeal panel reduces ex-Bangladesh skipper Ashraful's ban by three years  Sep 30, 11:50 am
Johannesburg, Sep 30 (ANI): A special appeal panel has reduced former Bangladesh cricket team captain Mohammad Ashraful's lengthy ban by three years allowing the batsman to return to competitive cricket as early as August 2016.
Indian textiles hit Bangladesh's consumer market  Sep 29, 9:51 pm
Dhaka, Sept.29 (ANI): Bolstering the business ties between India and Bangladesh, a two-day textiles exhibition, engaging 22 top Indian textile companies showcasing both machines and textile products like suiting, shirting, dress making equipments, embroidered dresses, fine fashion fabrics, home textiles and other homemade products kick started on Monday in Dhaka.
UK citizen of Bangladesh origin held in Dhaka 'for IS link'  Sep 29, 12:31 pm
Dhaka, Sept.29 (ANI): A UK citizen of Bangladesh origin has been taken into police custody over suspicion of his involvement with the international militant organization Islamic State.
89 BNP, Jamaat men charged for role in Rajshahi blast  Sep 29, 12:31 pm
Dhaka, Sept.29 (ANI): Eighty nine leaders and activists of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and the Jamaat-e-Islami, including BNP Joint Secretary General Mizanur Rahman Minu and Rajshahi city Mayor Mosaddek Hossain Bulbul, were charged on Monday in connection with their role in two cases related to last year's bomb explosion in Rajshahi City.
PM Modi meets Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina in NY  Sep 27, 11:44 pm
New York, Sept. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina for the first time here on Saturday and held talks with her.
Khaleda reiterates call for dialogue with Bangladesh Government (Update-Khaleda)  Sep 27, 6:33 pm
Dhaka, Sept.27 (ANI): Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Khaleda Zia on Saturday called upon the Awami League Government to immediately sit for talks with her party over holding parliamentary polls under a caretaker administration.
Border Trade with Bangladesh to reach 500 crores by 2017  Sep 27, 4:40 pm
Agartala, Sept. 27 (ANI): The border trade between India and Bangladesh through Tripura is likely to touch Rs. 500 crores in the next two or three years.
Khaleda Zia reaches Jamalpur, to demand scrapping of judge impeachment bill  Sep 27, 3:28 pm
Dhaka, Sept.27 (ANI): Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia has reached Jamalpur where she will address a rally to drum up public support for her party's demand for the scrapping of the Judge Impeachment Bill and the holding fresh parliamentary elections under a non-party administration.
Sheikh Hasina rules out mid-term polls in Bangladesh and dialogue with BNP  Sep 27, 11:35 am
New York, Sept.27 (ANI): Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has ruled out holding mid-term polls in Bangladesh or the possibility of having a dialogue with the Khaleda Zia-led Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).
Bangladesh railway minister offers to restore abandoned railway lines with India  Sep 26, 5:14 pm
Agartala (Tripura), Sept. 26 (ANI): Bangladesh Railway Minister Mohammad Mazibul Hoque has offered to restore the abandoned railway links with India that existed before the partition to boost trade and people-to-people contact.
Bangladesh border guards confirm killing of cattle trader by BSF at Jhenidah frontier  Sep 25, 1:45 pm
Dhaka, Sept.25 (ANI): The Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) has confirmed the killing of a cattle trader by India's Border Security Force (BSF) at the India-Bangladesh border in Fulbari, about 25 kilometres from Siliguri.
Five JMB, Huji militants arrested in Dhaka  Sep 25, 1:32 pm
Dhaka, Sept.25 (ANI): Police in Bangladesh capital Dhaka have confirmed the arrest of five militants of the banned Islamist outfits Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and Harkatul Jihad (Huji).
Bangladesh may have impeachment law by December  Sep 23, 3:29 pm
Dhaka, Sept.23 (ANI): Bangladesh may soon have a law to impeach, especially in the context of Supreme Court judges who are found to be in a state of incapacity and or misbehavior.
Bangladesh, Malaysia ink two MoUs for building mega power plant  Sep 23, 12:27 pm
Dhaka, Sept.23 (ANI): Bangladesh and Malaysia have inked two memoranda of understanding to build a 1,320-megawatt coal-based power plant in Maheshkhali at an initially estimated cost of around USD two billion.
Khaleda Zia to address rally at Brahmanbaria  Sep 23, 12:27 pm
Dhaka, Sept.23 (ANI): A day after a court ordered her to face trial in two corruption cases, Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia will address a rally in Brahmanbaria this afternoon.
India, Bangladesh border trade to increase manifold by 2017  Sep 23, 9:42 am
Agartala, Sept 23 (ANI): The border trade between India and Bangladesh through Tripura is expected to touch Rs 500 crore in the next two to three years, said a top official of the state industry.
Bangladesh to benefit from India's advancement in space  Sep 22, 4:56 pm
New Delhi, Sept.22 (ANI): India and Bangladesh have agreed to move forward on bilateral cooperation in two high technology areas - nuclear field and space - at the recently held third round of the India-Bangladesh foreign ministers' Joint Consultative Commission (JCC) meeting.
India, Bangladesh ink MoU on Nalanda University  Sep 20, 7:25 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 20 (ANI): Bangladesh today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on co-operation on Nalanda University with India, becoming the first country outside the East Asian Summit (EAS) group to do so.
Sushma Swaraj meets Bangladeshi counterpart Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali  Sep 20, 1:52 am
New Delhi, Sept. 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali here in New Delhi on Saturday.
PM Modi calls for greater cooperation between India, Bangladesh  Sep 19, 9:31 am
New Delhi, Sept. 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who received Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali here on Friday, called for greater cooperation between New Delhi and Dhaka in the areas of energy, power, infrastructure development and tourism.
Indo-Bangla bilateral ties have expanded in recent years: Prez  Sep 19, 7:42 am
New Delhi, Sept. 19 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said the bilateral relations between India and Bangladesh have grown and expanded in recent years, and added that there is now need to work on increasing connectivity.
Hindu idols desecrated in Bangladesh's Natore area  Sep 19, 6:29 am
Dhaka, Sept.19 (ANI): Hindu idols have reportedly been desecrated at a temple in Bangladesh's Natore area weeks before the annual Durga Puja festivities.
Bangladesh police detain JMB acting chief, six others  Sep 19, 6:29 am
Dhaka, Sept.19 (ANI): The Detective Branch of Police in Bangladesh capital Dhaka has seven activists of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), including its acting chief Tasnim.
West Indies' Darren Bravo found guilty of Level 1 offence  Sep 18, 2:53 pm
Dubai, Sept.18 (ANI): West Indies player Darren Bravo has been found guilty of a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct during the fourth and final day's play in the second Test against Bangladesh in St. Lucia on Tuesday.
Dhaka tribunal to deliver verdict against Jamaat leader Azharul Islam  Sep 18, 2:12 pm
Dhaka, Sept.18 (ANI): A tribunal in Dhaka has concluded hearing arguments in a war crimes case against Jamaat leader A T M Azharul Islam and is expected to deliver its verdict soon.