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Fruit diplomacy rolls on: Tripura sends 100 cartons of pineapples to Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina

July 14, 2022 3:04 pm

In July last year, Tripura sent a return gift of 650 kg pineapples to Bangladesh three days after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sent a goodwill gift of 300 kg ‘Haaribhanga’ mangoes.

PM Hasina opens Bangladesh's longest bridge, calls it symbol of country's pride

June 25, 2022 3:07 pm

The 6.15-km-long road-rail four-lane bridge is built over the Padma river connecting southwestern Bangladesh with the capital and other parts of the country.

Delhi Confidential: Bangladesh PM sends President Kovind, PM Modi 'Amrapali' mangoes 

June 18, 2022 8:04 am

The Bangladesh government said in a statement that such gestures will take bilateral ties to new heights. During her past visits to India, Hasina had reportedly brought Hilsa for the hosts, giving birth to the “Mango & Hilsa diplomacy" coinage.

Indo-Bangladesh passenger train services set to resume today

May 29, 2022 6:00 am

PM Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina had inaugurated New Jalpaiguri-Dhaka Mitali Express in Dhaka on March 26 last year — on the occasion of the golden jubilee celebration of Bangladesh's independence — but the service could not be started due to the Covid-19.

India looks at resuming Bangladesh bus, rail link 'after Eid'

April 30, 2022 8:12 am

Jaishankar said this while making a press statement in Dhaka, where he met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Foreign minister A K Abdul Momen.

External Affairs Minister Jaishankar to visit Bangladesh and Bhutan from April 28 to 30

April 27, 2022 2:30 pm

The Indian foreign minister will be Bhutan’s first high-level visitor from abroad since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic

Chief Minister Biplab Deb urges Bangladesh to invest in Tripura

February 24, 2022 2:31 pm

While praising Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the chief minister says ‘there were prime ministers before too and people know well what they had got then’.

Bangladesh@50: The nation's success story relies on its focus on the twin pillars of secularism and economic stability

December 13, 2021 3:21 pm

From a war-ravaged nation struggling to find its feet to South Asia’s leading economy. Premier Sheikh Hasina has been leading the pro-independence front for three decades, aiming to preserve the nation's sovereignty, independence, and the citizens' fundamental rights

President Kovind to visit Bangladesh for Victory Day celebrations

December 07, 2021 9:11 am

At a virtual event to mark the 50th anniversary of India-Bangladesh diplomatic relations, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina said that the relationship between the two countries has remained strong despite restrictions imposed due to Covid-19.

Attacks on Hindus: Ploy to create anarchy, says Bangladesh minister

October 29, 2021 8:48 am

Addressing the media at Kolkata Press Club, Mahmud said the Sheikh Hasina government has taken "tough action" against perpetrators of these attacks and asserted that his government aims to root out communalism and fundamentalism.


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.