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Why Bangladeshi film ‘The Salt in Our Waters’ mirrors Indian coastal and religious concerns

January 23, 2021 12:43 pm

Rezwan Shahriar Sumit’s debut feature, which finds a vulnerable fishing community at the centre of a tussle between climate-change impact and religious conservatism, won NETPAC Best Film award at Kolkata International Film Festival and is nominated for the Ingmar Bergman award

Delhi: Five Bangladeshi nationals arrested for murder, rape, robbery

November 24, 2018 12:29 pm

The gang was involved in various incidents of crime such as robbery, murder and rape across different parts of the country.

Bangladeshi immigrant convicted in NYC subway bombing

November 07, 2018 10:53 am

Ullah got an entry visa in 2011 because he had an uncle who was already a U.S. citizen. Trump said allowing foreigners to follow relatives to the U.S. was ``incompatible with national security.''

Three Bangladeshi inmates flee Alipore jail, search continues

January 14, 2018 4:33 pm

The jail authorities brought sniffer dogs to the correctional home to investigate the manner in which the trio managed to "escape".

Bangladeshi academic missing amid spike in disappearances

November 09, 2017 3:21 pm

Hasan had installed CCTV cameras around his home just last week after an unidentified man paid him a visit at home, his uncle said.

Bangladeshi arrested with ‘fake’ passport from airport

June 27, 2017 2:24 am

“It seems easy for Bangladeshis to procure fake documents from Kolkata as Bengal shares its border with Bangladesh. Such touts are active in North-24 Parganas,” said a West Bengal police official on the alleged fake passport case.

Three Bangladeshi nationals detained in Kutch for not possessing documents

May 31, 2017 8:49 pm

Acting on a tip off regarding "suspicious movements" of three persons, SOG officers picked up a man, a woman and a teenager from Sanjognagar area of Bhuj

In Assam, Amit Shah’s pitch is about making state free of infiltrators

February 11, 2016 2:15 am

Shah, who addressed two rallies in Kokrajhar and Nagaon in Assam, said that the Congress was also responsible for Bangladeshi infiltrators spreading to all over the country.

Singapore deports 26 Bangladeshis for ISIS links

January 20, 2016 8:10 pm

Investigations showed that they supported the armed jihad ideology of terrorist groups such as Al-Qaeda and the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

Malaysia turns away boat with more than 500 migrants

May 14, 2015 11:12 am

Around 1,600 have been rescued, but an estimated 6,000 remain stranded at sea.