John Kerry’s short visit to leave long-term effects

John Kerry, the special presidential envoy for climate of the United States, is coming to Dhaka tomorrow. Though his visit will be of short duration, it has long and important implications for Bangladesh’s effort to address the climate vulnerabilities and seek support for sustainable solutions at global levels. As the president of the Climate Vulnerable […]

Dhaka, at least 4 dead in protests over Modi’s visit

Dhaka, at least 4 dead in protests over Modi's visit

Demonstrations against the Indian premier’s participation in celebrations for the 50th anniversary of independence and the centenary of the birth of Mujibur Rahman. Islamists accuse him of persecution of Muslims in India. Modi: “Collaboration between our two countries is fundamental for the development of South Asia.” Dhaka (AsiaNews) – At least four people died and […]

Violent Protests Against Indian PM's Visit Mar Bangladeshi Jubilee

Violent Protests Against Indian PM's Visit Mar Bangladeshi Jubilee

Violence marred the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s declaration of independence Friday with at least five people killed and dozens injured in clashes between police, pro-government activists and people protesting the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The anti-Modi protesters in Dhaka, Chittagong and other places included supporters of Islamic groups and leftist organizations, both […]

Modi on 2-Day Visit to Bangladesh, 2 Killed in Major Mumbai Fire & Other Top Stories

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Modi in Bangladesh: PM Arrives in Dhaka on 2-Day Visit, Plants Sapling at National Martyrs’ Memorial Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived in Bangladesh on a two-day visit to the nation, his first tour to a foreign country since the Covid-19 outbreak last year. He was received by his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina at […]

Three MoUs to be signed during President’s Bangladesh visit: Govt. Spokesperson – Nepal24Hours.com – ‘Integration Through Media’

Three MoUs to be signed during President's Bangladesh visit: Govt. Spokesperson - Nepal24Hours.com - 'Integration Through Media'

KATHMANDU:- Minister for Communications and Information Technology Parbat Gurung, also the government’s spokesperson, said three memorandums of understanding (MoUs) would be signed between Nepal and Bangladesh during a state visit of President Bidya Devi Bhandari to Bangladesh. President Bhandari is flying to Bangladesh on Monday on a state visit.During the visit, an array of subjects […]

PM on two day official visit to Bangladesh

PM on two day official visit to Bangladesh

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa will leave for Bangladesh today on a two-day state visit, on an invitation extended by Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The visit will coincide with the celebration of the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the Golden Jubilee of the Independence of Bangladesh. Sri […]

Lanka has much to gain by becoming part of Bangladesh’s growth story

(MENAFN – NewsIn.Asia) By P.K.Balachandran/Daily Mirror Colombo, March 15: The forthcoming visit of Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa to Bangladesh to participate in the grand celebrations connected with the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s independence, offers a golden opportunity to develop economic ties,   an area crying for attention. The Lankan Prime Minister, who begins his […]