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First time ever, Indian Railways’ Oxygen Express to transport 200 MT Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) to Bangladesh in 10 containers

First time ever, Indian Railways’ Oxygen Express to transport 200 MT Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) to Bangladesh in 10 containers

🕔13:02, 24.Jul 2021

New Delhi, 24th July, 2021: Indian Railways’ Oxygen Express is set to embark on its journey to Bangladesh. This is the first time ever that the Oxygen Express is put into operation to neighbouring country. Today, an indent was placed at

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All border fencing gaps with Pak, B’desh to be filled by 2022: Shah

All border fencing gaps with Pak, B’desh to be filled by 2022: Shah

🕔15:44, 17.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 17  Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday asserted that all border fencing gaps with neighbouring Pakistan and Bangladesh will be filled till 2022. Shah made the announcement while addressing the 18th Border Security Force (BSF) Investiture

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Indian Army chief visits Bangladesh to enhance defence ties

Indian Army chief visits Bangladesh to enhance defence ties

🕔14:39, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  Continuing with the excellent tradition of strong bilateral and defence ties between India and Bangladesh, Indian Army Chief General M.M. Naravane is on a five-day visit to Bangladesh. He left for Bangladesh on Thursday morning. General

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Bangladesh’s Twitter-FB war with Pak ahead of Modi visit

Bangladesh’s Twitter-FB war with Pak ahead of Modi visit

🕔12:24, 24.Mar 2021

Dhaka, March 24 A fierce social media ‘war’ has erupted between pro-Liberation Bangladeshis and the Pakistanis resenting Bangladesh’s much vaunted progress and growing relations with India ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the country. Modi will be the Guest

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Modi’s ‘Matua’ outreach in B’desh around WB polls

Modi’s ‘Matua’ outreach in B’desh around WB polls

🕔14:45, 3.Mar 2021

Kolkata, March 3  On the day the West Bengal witnesses the first of its eight-phase state assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi may be heading for an unusual shrine in Bangladesh — Orakandi. Orakandi is not far from Tungipara in

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India assures B’desh of cooperation in ensuring barrier-free trade: Minister

India assures B’desh of cooperation in ensuring barrier-free trade: Minister

🕔07:08, 23.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 23  India has assured Bangladesh of cooperation in ensuring barrier-free trade. Accordingly, the assurance was conveyed by Minister of Railways, Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs and Food & Public Distribution Piyush Goyal. Addressing India-Bangladesh Digital Conference on

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B’desh requests Saudi to increase flights

B’desh requests Saudi to increase flights

🕔10:45, 28.Sep 2020

Dhaka, Sep 28  Bangladesh has requested Saudi Arabia to increase flights between the two countries so that the expatriates stranded in Dhaka can return to their workplaces, the media reported. Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen made the request to his

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Chinese firm applies for corona vaccine trial in B’desh

Chinese firm applies for corona vaccine trial in B’desh

🕔07:13, 6.Aug 2020

Dhaka, Aug 6  A Chinese firm Synovac Biotech has applied for the third phase clinical trials of vaccine against COVID-19 in Bangladesh, secretary of Health and Family Welfare Ministry Abdul Mannan said. Bangladesh will get the benefit of getting the

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India Premier sends Eid-ul-Azha greetings to Bangladesh counterpart

India Premier sends Eid-ul-Azha greetings to Bangladesh counterpart

🕔09:47, 1.Aug 2020

Dhaka, Aug 1  India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sent a message to his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina, expressing warm greetings on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha and assuring support for the country’s health sector amid Covid pandemic. “The festival of

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India assures support for Rohingyas’ repatriation: B’desh

India assures support for Rohingyas’ repatriation: B’desh

🕔18:06, 12.Jul 2020

Dhaka, July 12  India supports Bangladesh’s stand on repatriation of Myanmar’s forcibly displaced Rohingyas as it seeks a sustainable and lasting solution to the crisis, Bangladesh Foreign Minister, Dr A.K. Abdul Momen said. In an exclusive interview to IANS, Abdul

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For the first time Indian Railways loads Special Parcel Train to Bangladesh

For the first time Indian Railways loads Special Parcel Train to Bangladesh

🕔17:36, 12.Jul 2020

For the first time the Indian Railways, loaded special Parcel train beyond the country borders to Benapole in Bangladesh with Dry Chillies from Reddipalem in Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh state. Guntur and its surrounding areas in the state of

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JV agreement between IOC Middle East FZE and RR Holdings Ltd

JV agreement between IOC Middle East FZE and RR Holdings Ltd

🕔17:20, 30.Jun 2020

Delhi, 30th June, 2020:  IOC Middle East FZE, Dubai, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Indian Oil Corporation, India’s largest refiner and marketer of petroleum products, and RR Holdings Ltd., Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, the holding company of Beximco LPG of Bangladesh, today

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WB approves $500m to B’desh for road connectivity with India

WB approves $500m to B’desh for road connectivity with India

🕔19:08, 25.Jun 2020

Dhaka, June 25 The World Bank has approved $500 million to help Bangladesh improve road connectivity along the Jashore-Jhenaidah corridor covering four western districts of Bangladesh to connect with the capital Dhaka as well as with India and Bhutan. World Bank

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B’desh incurs loss worth $129 mn due to Amphan

B’desh incurs loss worth $129 mn due to Amphan

🕔12:37, 22.May 2020

Dhaka, May 22  Bangladesh has incurred losses worth 11 billion taka ($129 million) due to cyclone Amphan which has caused damages to housing, infrastructure, fisheries, livestock, water resources and agriculture, according to initial government estimates. Enamur Rahman, state minister for

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To boost trade, India, Bangladesh add more water routes

To boost trade, India, Bangladesh add more water routes

🕔07:31, 22.May 2020

Dhaka/Agartala, May 22 To boost trade, economic activity and connectivity, India and Bangladesh have added five more “ports of call” on either side and increased the protocol (water) routes from 8 to 10. “These additions to the protocol will facilitate bilateral

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Cyclone Amphan: 1.4 mn people evacuated in Bangladesh

Cyclone Amphan: 1.4 mn people evacuated in Bangladesh

🕔15:26, 20.May 2020

Dhaka, May 20  At least 1.4 million people in the coastal areas of Bangladesh have taken refuge in storm shelters as super cyclone Amphan moved closer to the coast on Wednesday Authorities are continuing to shift the local people to

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‘Amphan’ might cross B’desh between Tuesday-Wednesday

‘Amphan’ might cross B’desh between Tuesday-Wednesday

🕔13:31, 18.May 2020

Dhaka, May 18  The severe cyclonic storm ‘Amphan’ may cross Bangladesh coast between late Tuesday night and Wednesday evening, the country’s Met Department said on Monday. The storm moved northwards and currently lies over the west central Bay and adjoining

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India, Bangladesh sign 7 pacts, launch ‘sonali adhyay’

India, Bangladesh sign 7 pacts, launch ‘sonali adhyay’

🕔06:43, 7.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 7  India and Bangladesh here on Saturday marked the “sonali adhyay” (golden era) in bilateral ties with the inking of seven agreements, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with visiting Bangladesh Premier Sheikh Hasina. During the

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India, Bangladesh to tighten vigil along the border

India, Bangladesh to tighten vigil along the border

🕔16:50, 27.Aug 2019

Aizawl, Aug 27 To further tighten vigil along the frontiers, the border guards of India and Bangladesh will conduct joint patrolling and set up more Border Out Posts (BOPs) along the unfenced borders in Mizoram, a BSF official said on Tuesday.

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Dhaka backs India on Kashmir, says internal matter

Dhaka backs India on Kashmir, says internal matter

🕔16:57, 21.Aug 2019

Dhaka, Aug 21  Bangladesh on Wednesday backed India on the Kashmir issue, saying that the abrogation of special status for Jammu and Kashmir is an internal issue of India. As Indian External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar concluded his three-day visit

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