Bangladesh outpaced India on per capita income

One of the most densely populated countries in the world, Bangladesh has been battling poverty and under-development for almost five decades

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Bangladesh approves purchase of Covid vaccines from China

The approval came a week after Bangladesh received a batch of Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine donated by China.

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Bangladesh PM writes to new CM of Assam; focuses on shared economic development

'Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Assam and India as a whole for saving lives and restoring livelihoods,' PM Hasina said

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'Jamaat-Hefazat leaders determined to create Taliban state in Bangladesh'

Those are determined to create a Taliban state in Bangladesh that goes against the present secular government. The militant leaders said that they are against the values of our 1971 Liberation War…

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COVID-19: Bangladesh extends lockdown for another week

Given the surge in new infections and deaths from the virus, the government had on April 5 enforced a nine-day lockdown shutting offices, shopping malls and transport across Bangladesh, reports…

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12 injured in Bangladesh mosque attack

The militants snatched the microphone from the Imam after the Friday prayers and threatened the devotees to go out and support the Hefazat`s violence.

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At least 26 killed after ferry sinks in Bangladesh

The one-and-a-half storey Sabit Al Hasan sank after it collided with a bigger cargo vessel on Sunday.

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Bangladesh imposes 7 day nationwide lockdown amid coronavirus surge

The government had also issued a directive imposing restrictions on public gatherings in areas with high infections

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Bangladesh's report card of 50 years is here, and it is glorious

In five decades, Bangladesh has been through more than most countries in the world. However, it has always emerged stronger from each of these crises

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Bangladeshi diaspora: A force multiplier, from culture to economy

As Bangladesh, a nation of 165 million people, celebrates 50 years of Independence,  the immense role of its large diaspora in contributing and furthering Mujibur Rahman’s dream of a ‘Sonar Bangla…

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Bangladesh 50th Anniversary: PM Modi meets leaders, Mukhtijoddhas; pays homage to martyrs in Bangladesh

Army bugles played the Last Post as the Bangladesh national flag was ceremonially hoisted at half-mast as Prime Minister Modi stood in solemn silence in front of the memorial as a mark of respect…

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Dhaka abuzz with activity ahead of PM Modi's visit; focus on Matua community, Shakti Peeth

PM Modi will be the chief guest at the country's 50th independence day celebration at the National Parade Ground and Bangabandhu International Conference on Friday

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Two national Anthems, one author: The India-Bangladesh Tagore connection

As Bangladesh marks 50 years of independence, the two countries rejoice about the shared love and gratitude for the Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore

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Readymade in Bangladesh: A future-proof success story in textiles

While 37 universities in the country now produce textile graduates every year, FDI in setting up spinning and weaving factories is being encouraged to meet the raw material demand internally,…

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Opinion: PM Modi's visit to open new vista in Indo-Bangladesh ties

Bangladesh is celebrating golden jubilee of attaining independence and centenary year of Bangabandhu Shiekh Mujibur Rehman

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