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Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina to visit India in October

India is looking forward to host Prime Minister Hasina in New Delhi in October, the Indian High Commission in Dhaka quoted Foreign Minister S Jaishankar as saying.

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina signs nine agreements with China

With an estimated USD 31 billion investments, China has emerged as a major investor in Bangladesh - mainly in the infrastructure and energy sectors - raising concerns in India over growing Chinese influence in the region.


Bangladeshi PM Sheikh Hasina visits Japan to talk economy, partnership

Hasina, who is beginning a third consecutive five-year term, arrived late Tuesday in Japan and is set to meet Abe and hold a joint news conference Wednesday. A dinner is also being held in her honour.

Bangladesh FIFA official arrested for 'defaming' PM Sheikh Hasina

A lawyer is set to file a petition in a Bangladesh court on Tuesday seeking bail for the official who has been arrested in a defamation case following her criticism of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Bangladesh man jailed for 'photoshopping' pictures of Sheikh Hasina, Manmohan Singh

The accused had sent doctored images of Sheikh Hasina, late president Zillur Rahman and former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh to mobile phones of users in 2013

Raja Mandala: The centre moves east

Rise of Bangladesh augurs well for the future of the eastern Subcontinent.


Sheikh Hasina takes oath as Bangladesh PM for third consecutive term

Hasina, the president of the Awami League, won the 11th parliamentary elections with a landslide victory even as the Opposition rejected the "farcical" polls marred by violence that claimed 17 lives.

How Sheikh Hasina used realpolitik, textbook governance to consolidate her power

The Awami League leader comes back to power in Bangladesh, winning 288 out of 298 seats and decimating the Opposition in the process

Bangladesh opposition boycotts oath amid calls to probe vote complaints

The Election Commission has rejected an opposition call for a new vote, but despite that, the opposition alliance has said it will submit a new demand for a re-run of the vote.

Hasina's dominating win feared as enabling authoritarianism

Dozens of activists took to the streets of Dhaka on Tuesday to protest the alleged gang rape by Hasina supporters of a mother of four who had voted for the opposition.

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

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

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

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.