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Delhi confidential: Mango Diplomacy

July 06, 2021 1:53 am

AS A mark of friendship and goodwill, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sent 2,000 kg of Bangladesh-origin seasonal mangoes (Haribhanga) to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ramnath Kovind — 1,000 kg each.

Bangladesh teen held for ‘offensive music video’ mocking Modi, Hasina

April 02, 2021 3:38 pm

The teenager's arrest comes days after Islamist groups launched deadly protests against PM Modi's visit to Bangladesh to mark the 50th anniversary of its attaining nationhood.

Indo-Bangladesh ties have deepened. But some issues remain

March 29, 2021 8:54 am

PM Modi's visit indicates that the two neighbours have evolved and are keen to discuss and remove obstacles as they appear.

Neighbourly touch

March 29, 2021 7:22 am

PM’s Dhaka visit conveyed right signals. Delhi must ensure movement on Teesta pact, a win-win for both sides.

Delhi to Dhaka: Bridging distance with friendship

March 28, 2021 9:01 am

From a memorial to honour the fallen Indian soldiers of 1971 war to announcing a new cross-border train, a look at some of the key outcomes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bangladesh visit.

Modi, Hasina seal pacts: Vaccines to trains, tech to nuclear power

March 28, 2021 8:54 am

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla quoted Modi — he returned to New Delhi Saturday night — telling Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina that this visit had given “nayi urja, nayi gati (new energy, new pace) to the relationship.

PM Modi wraps up Bangladesh visit with five pacts, flags off third train connecting two countries

March 27, 2021 10:45 pm

Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said Modi and Hasina discussed the progress achieved in areas of health, trade, connectivity, energy, developmental cooperation and many more.

Modi, Hasina jointly launch new passenger train between India and Bangladesh

March 27, 2021 8:37 pm

This is the third passenger train after Maitree Express (Dhaka-Kolkata) and Bandhan Express (Khulna-Kolkata) running between the two neighbouring countries.

In Bangladesh, PM Modi visits Kali temple: 'Prayed to free human race from Covid'

March 27, 2021 12:18 pm

"Today, I got the opportunity to offer prayers before Maa Kali...I prayed to her to free the human race from Covid-19,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi told ANI after visiting the temple. “I prayed for the happiness and welfare of humankind.”

PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina invoke history to unveil roadmap for India-Bangladesh future

March 27, 2021 2:13 am

Pakistan’s tyranny in Dhaka gave us sleepless nights too, says PM Modi


Narendra Modi in Bangladesh: Glimpses of PM's visit

March 27, 2021 5:25 pm

Narendra Modi in Bangladesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has embarked on a two-day visit to Bangladesh, his first foreign diplomatic visit since the Covid-19 pandemic broke out in India last year.

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina, Mamata Banerjee meet on sidelines of Pink-ball Test in Kolkata

November 22, 2019 10:26 pm

Hasina and Banerjee share a very cordial relation and have mutual respect for each other, sources at the Bangladesh Prime Minister’s Office said.

Pink-ball cricket carnival kicks off at Eden Gardens

November 22, 2019 4:15 pm

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly hosted dignitaries and former Indian cricketers to witness historic India vs Bangladesh pink-ball Test at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Narendra Modi begins Bangladesh Tour, launches bus services between two countries

June 07, 2015 8:23 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today began his historic two-day visit to Bangladesh.


Speech analysis: How Amit Shah is toning down his attack on illegal migrants

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.