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Tripura border villagers living at Bangladesh's mercy demand compensation and rehabilitation  Sep 2, 11:31 am
Rahimpur (Tripura), Sep.2 (ANI): Around 500 people of Rahimpura, a border village in the Bakshanagar area of the Sonamura sub-division of Tripura's Sepahijala District, are living at the mercy of Bangladesh, especially during the night hours, as their village is located outside the barbed wire fenced border that separates the two nations.
Bangladesh police charge suspected militants in blogger's murder case  Sep 2, 10:54 am
London, Sep. 2 (ANI): Police in Bangladesh have charged five suspected Islamic extremists with the murder of one of the four secular writers who were hacked to death this year.
Bangladesh Bank Governor urges SAARC nations to develop environment friendly trade practices  Aug 25, 5:28 pm
Mumbai, Aug. 25 (ANI): Dr. Atiur Rahman, Governor of Bangladesh Bank, today said the need of the hour is to develop socially inclusive, sustainable and environmental-friendly trade practices even as SAARC countries aim for financial integration in the region.
Taslima Nasreen's visa extended by one year  Aug 21, 5:16 pm
New Delhi, Aug 21 (ANI): Exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen's visa has been extended for one year and she has been permitted to stay in India till August 2016.
Sheikh Hasina meets Narendra Modi at 7 RCR  Aug 19, 7:14 pm
New Delhi, Aug.19 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid a courtesy visit to her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at his residence in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Sheikh Hasina arrives to attend Suvra Mukherjee's funeral  Aug 19, 9:33 am
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday arrived in the national capital to attend the funeral of President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee.
Banned cough syrup bound for Bangladesh seized in Tripura  Aug 18, 8:14 pm
Agartala (Tripura), Aug.18 (ANI): Security forces in Tripura have seized over 100,000 bottles of contraband cough syrup, which was to be smuggled to Bangladesh.
Bangladesh elite force confirms arrest of Briton who masterminded blogger murders  Aug 18, 4:49 pm
Dhaka, Aug.18 (ANI): The elite Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) of Bangladesh on Tuesday confirmed that it had arrested three suspected Islamist militants for their role in the murders of two prominent atheist bloggers.
Three detained in bloggers' murder case  Aug 18, 2:57 pm
London, Aug 18 (ANI): Three people have been detained by the Bangladesh Police in connection with the murder case of two secularist bloggers Avijit Roy and Ananta Bijoy Das.
HRW tells Bangladesh to stop promoting self censorship  Aug 12, 6:01 pm
New York, Aug.12 (ANI): Bangladesh authorities should unequivocally declare their commitment to free speech instead of proposing self-censorship, Human Rights Watch said today.
Two war crimes suspects arrested in Mymensingh  Aug 11, 7:27 pm
Dhaka, Aug. 11 (ANI): The Bangladesh Police has arrested two people for their alleged involvement in crimes against humanity committed during the 1971 Liberation War.
Six suspected tiger poachers shot dead by Bangladesh police  Aug 10, 10:50 am
London, Aug 10 (ANI): Bangladesh police have shot dead six suspected tiger poachers at a hideout in the world's largest mangrove forest.
U.S. condemns murder of Bangladeshi blogger Niladri Chattopadhyay  Aug 8, 3:32 pm
Washington, Aug.8 (ANI): The United States has condemned the cowardly murder of writer and blogger Niladri Chattopadhyay in Bangladesh.
Murder case filed against killers of Bangladeshi blogger Niloy  Aug 8, 2:40 pm
Dhaka, Aug. 8 (ANI): A case of murder has been filed against the four anonymous assailants involved in the brutal and fatal stabbing of Bangladeshi blogger Niladri Chattopadhyay Niloy.
United Airways plane makes emergency landing in Raipur  Aug 8, 12:00 am
Raipur, Aug 7 (ANI): A United Airways flight from Dhaka to Muscat with over 150 passengers, made an emergency landing at the Raipur airport in Chhattisgarh on Friday evening after an engine failure was reported.
Nine-year-old boy beaten severely over trivial issue in Bangladesh  Aug 7, 7:01 pm
Dhaka, Aug. 7 (ANI): A nine-year-old boy has been beaten severely by some people over a trivial matter in Bangladesh's Kamalnagar upazila of Laxmipur.
Bangladesh bans three-wheeler vehicles on 22 national highways  Aug 7, 6:14 pm
Dhaka, Aug 7 (ANI): The government of Bangladesh has banned three-wheeler vehicles on 22 national highways in the country to prevent road accidents, said the country's Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader.
Bangladesh blogger Niloy Neel hacked to death  Aug 7, 4:35 pm
London/Dhaka, Aug. 7 (ANI): Niloy Neel , a Bangladeshi blogger known for his secular views, was hacked to death today by a machete-wielding gang in the East Goran area of Dhaka.
Gatco graft case: Bangladesh HC orders trial of Khaleda before lower court  Aug 6, 12:33 pm
Dhaka, Aug. 6 (ANI): A high court here has ordered Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chief Khaleda Zia to surrender before a lower court within two months to face trial in connection with the Gatco graft case.
Two NLFT militants surrender in Tripura  Aug 5, 4:40 pm
Agartala, Aug. 5 (ANI): Two militants of the banned National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) decamped from Bangladesh and surrendered before the police here on Wednesday.
Saudi Arabia to issue Umrah visas to Bangladeshis after upcoming Hajj  Aug 5, 2:58 pm
Dhaka, Aug. 5 (ANI): Saudi Arabia will resume issuing Umrah visas to Bangladeshi pilgrims after the upcoming Hajj season.
NHRC notice over Indians in Bangladesh denied basic amenities  Aug 4, 9:47 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 4 (ANI): The NHRC has issued notices to the Home Ministry and External Affairs Ministry as well as Chief Secretaries of West Bengal and Assam and District Magistrates of Cooch Behar and Jalpaiguri, to enquire into a complaint alleging that the Indians residing in the Indian Enclaves of Bangladesh are being denied basic amenities.
No pension for SC declared 'illegal' tenure of ex-presidents, says Bangladesh cabinet  Aug 4, 1:11 pm
Dhaka, Aug. 4 (ANI): The cabinet has approved a draft law that would make a retired president ineligible for pension benefits if the Supreme Court says his tenure was illegal or unconstitutional.
Amla feels frustrated over 'bizarre' rain-hit series against Bangladesh  Aug 3, 6:04 pm
Johannesburg, August 03 (ANI): South African Test captain Hashim Amla has expressed his disappointment for being a part of the rain-affected two-match series against Bangladesh, saying that it is one of the 'most bizarre Test series' that he has been involved in.
Dhaka court sets Aug.10 as next hearing for Khaleda graft cases   Aug 3, 2:33 pm
Dhaka, Aug.3 (ANI): A Dhaka court on Monday fixed August 10 as the next date of hearing for graft-related cases linked to former prime minister and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Begum Khaleda Zia.