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U.S. looking forward to deeper engagements with Bangladesh, says envoy  Jun 25, 4:28 pm
Dhaka, June 25 (ANI): Stating that Washington is proud of its relationship with Bangladesh following remarkable achievements on the socio-economic front, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Ambassador Tom Shannon said his country is looking forward to having deeper engagements with Dhaka.
Bangladesh PM Hasina inaugurates 'Sonar Bangla Express'  Jun 25, 4:28 pm
Dhaka, June 25 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the "Sonar Bangla Express", a direct inter-city train service, on the Dhaka-Chittagong route, today.
In two years Tripura, Assam border with Bangladesh to be totally sealed: Secretary BM  Jun 25, 11:26 am
Agartala, June 24 (ANI): India is working towards completion of the entire border with Bangladesh by next two years time, said here a top official engaged with the fencing work.
Hasina calls upon people's co-operation to fight terrorism  Jun 23, 4:53 pm
Dhaka, June 23 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sought the people's cooperation to fight against militancy and terrorism for maintaining peace in the country.
Will do all necessary to curb 'terrorism', 'militancy' in B'desh: PM Hasina  Jun 22, 5:35 pm
Dhaka, June 22 (ANI): Stating that Islam is the religion of peace, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said that her government will do whatever necessary to curb terrorism and militancy in her country.
Teesta water-sharing: Bangladeshi envoy to meet Mamata  Jun 20, 5:54 pm
Dhaka, June 20 (ANI): Bangladesh High Commissioner in India, Syed Muazzem Ali, will call on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata on Monday during which both sides are expected to resume talks on the Teesta water-sharing treaty.
CPJ lauds arrest of Bangladeshi publisher Tutul's attacker  Jun 17, 6:39 pm
Dhaka, June 17 (ANI): The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has hailed the arrest of Sumon Hossain Patwari, a suspect who took part in the killing attempt on publisher Ahmedur Rashid Tutul last year.
Human Rights Watch urges B'desh Govt. to halt mass arrests  Jun 17, 4:51 pm
Dhaka, June 17 (ANI): The Human Rights Watch has urged Bangladesh government to stop arbitrarily arresting people without proper evidence of a crime, after authorities launched countrywide mass crackdown in the wake of rising attacks in the region.
Ramakrishna Mission staff in B'desh receives death threat  Jun 16, 2:18 pm
Dhaka, June 16 (ANI): In a latest stint of threats and attacks in Bangladesh, a Ramkarishna Mission staff in Dhaka has received a threat letter allegedly sent by the militants.
Bangladeshi publisher Tutul's 'attacker' held by police  Jun 16, 1:37 pm
Dhaka, June 16 (ANI): The law enforcers on Thursday claimed to have arrested a militant, who directly took part in the murder attempt on Bangladeshi publisher Ahmedur Rashid Tutul last year.
Concerned UN calls for 'investigation', 'prosecution' of killings in Bangladesh  Jun 13, 6:56 pm
Dhaka, June 13 (ANI): Expressing concern at the significant increase in murders in Bangladesh, the United Nations today called for investigation and prosecution of the perpetrators of the crimes.
3,245 people held on third day of anti-militancy crackdown in Bangladesh  Jun 13, 3:11 pm
Dhaka, June 13 (ANI): Over 3,200 people were detained countrywide on the third day of the anti-militancy crackdown by authorities in Bangladesh.
Lankan, Bangladesh Parliamentary Friendship Association relaunched after 12 years  Jun 11, 1:59 pm
Colombo, June 11 (ANI): After a lapse of 12 years, the Sri Lanka-Bangladesh Parliamentary Friendship Association has been revived and a new committee has been elected with the members of the current parliaments, the Bangladesh High Commission in Colombo said.
IS claims responsibility for Bangladesh Hindu temple volunteer killing: SITE  Jun 11, 12:50 pm
Dhaka, June 11 (ANI): U.S.-based SITE Intelligence Group, in its latest report, has said that the Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the killing of a volunteer of a Hindu temple in Bangladesh's Pabna Sadar upazila.
Hindu temple worker hacked to death in Bangladesh  Jun 10, 1:44 pm
Dhaka, June 10 (ANI): A Hindu temple worker was hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Bangladesh's Pabna district on Friday morning.
Three Islamist militants gunned down in Bangladesh  Jun 7, 1:21 pm
Dhaka, June 7 (ANI): The Bangladesh Police on Tuesday gunned down three Islamist militants after the authorities launched a nationwide crackdown on extremists responsible for a series of murders of minorities and secular activists.
Aaqib Javed rules himself out of Bangladesh coaching role  Jun 6, 10:06 pm
Karachi, June 6 (ANI): Former Pakistan fast bowler Aaqib Javed has turned down Bangladesh Cricket Board's proposal to take over the post of the national team's bowling coach due to his other commitments.
Bangladeshi Christian grocer's murder handed over to Detective Branch  Jun 6, 2:10 pm
Dhaka (Bangladesh), June.6 (ANI): The murder of Sunil Gomez, a Christian grocer living in the Baraigram upazila of Natore, has been handed over to the Detective Branch (DB) of the Bangladesh Police for further investigation.
Bangladesh CNG stations to stay shut for seven hours during Ramadan  Jun 6, 1:42 pm
Dhaka (Bangladesh), June.6 (ANI): Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) refueling stations across Bangladesh will remain closed from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. daily during the month of Ramadan.
Bangladesh SC releases full text of verdict issued against war criminal Mir Quasem Ali  Jun 6, 1:25 pm
Dhaka (Bangladesh), June.6 (ANI): The Bangladesh Supreme Court on Monday released the full text of its judgment that upheld the death sentence of war criminal Mir Quasem Ali, who is also known as the moneyman of the Jamaat-e-Islami.
U.S. envoy mourns latest killings, calls for united fight on terror  Jun 6, 1:00 pm
Dhaka (Bangladesh), June.6 (ANI): United States envoy to Bangladesh Marcia Bernicat on Monday expressed grief over the recent killings a senior police official's wife and a grocer, and appealed to one and all to remain united in their global fight against terrorism.
Terrorist attacks in Bangladesh increased last year: US  Jun 3, 1:43 pm
Dhaka, June 3 (ANI): The U.S. State Department has said that the terrorist attacks have increased in Bangladesh last year.
Delivering on poll promises, Rajnath directs to 'completely seal' Indo-Bangladesh border in Assam  Jun 2, 9:22 pm
New Delhi, June 2 (ANI): Delivering on its poll promises in Assam, where it registered a landslide victory in the recently-concluded assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Centre Government on Thursday directed to the Department of Border Management to completely seal the Indo-Bangladesh border in the state.
Graft case: Khaleda Zia appears before Dhaka court for self defence  Jun 2, 1:24 pm
Dhaka,June 2 (ANI):Bangladesh Nationalist Party Chairperson Khaleda Zia appeared before a Dhaka court this morning to place her self-defence statement in connection with the Zia Charitable Trust graft case.