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B’desh to allow ferrying of petroleum products to NE states via its territory

B’desh to allow ferrying of petroleum products to NE states via its territory

🕔07:01, 5.Aug 2022

Agartala, Aug 5 (IANS) The Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has signed an MoU with the Bangladesh Roads and Highways Department in Dhaka for emergency ferrying of petroleum products to the northeastern states of India through Bangladesh’s territory, an official said

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Enhanced cooperation between India, B’desh will make S Asia hub for apparel innovations

Enhanced cooperation between India, B’desh will make S Asia hub for apparel innovations

🕔21:06, 2.Jul 2022

Enhanced cooperation between India and Bangladesh can go a long way in strengthening their position in the apparel industry and making South Asia the hub for apparel and textile innovations, Bangladesh’s High Commissioner Muhammad Imran said here on Saturday. Bengaluru,

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World Bank supports electricity supply, clean energy for B’desh

World Bank supports electricity supply, clean energy for B’desh

🕔16:00, 30.Jun 2022

The Bangladesh government and the World Bank have signed a 515 million financing agreement to help 9 million people in country get access to reliable electricity supply while transforming to clean energy, the global lender said on Thursday. Dhaka, June

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India supplying 1,160 MW power to B’desh, 1,500 MW more in pipeline: Jaishankar

India supplying 1,160 MW power to B’desh, 1,500 MW more in pipeline: Jaishankar

🕔20:53, 29.May 2022

Guwahati, May 29 (IANS) External Minister Dr S. Jaishankar on Saturday said that India has been supplying 1,160 MW of electricity to Bangladesh and 1,500 MW more is already in the pipeline. Addressing the “NADI (River) Conclave 2022” here, he also

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Border Bandwidth: N-E states e-connect with the world via Bangladesh

Border Bandwidth: N-E states e-connect with the world via Bangladesh

🕔13:20, 1.May 2022

After India developed waterways, railway and road connectivity between the northeast region and the rest of the country and the world via Bangladesh, New Delhi recently connected the land-locked region with the remaining parts of the country and the world

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Bangladesh recalls its strong friendship with India

Bangladesh recalls its strong friendship with India

🕔12:00, 20.Apr 2022

Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) Bangladesh has recalled the whole-hearted support it received from the people of India, especially, West Bengal during its great war of liberation in 1971. Commerce Minister of Bangladesh Tipu Munshi held a meeting West Bengal Chief

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BIMSTEC – Potential for greater cooperation

BIMSTEC – Potential for greater cooperation

🕔10:07, 7.Apr 2022

The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) is an international organisation of seven South Asian and Southeast Asian countries, including Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Thailand. New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The Bay

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Maritime security key focus at Colombo Security Conclave

Maritime security key focus at Colombo Security Conclave

🕔07:26, 10.Mar 2022

The two-day Colombo Security Conclave of National Security Advisors (NSAs) from six nations – India, Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Mauritius, Bangladesh, and Seychelles — began in the Maldives on Wednesday, with maritime security in the region the prime focus. New

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India, B’desh, Bhutan and Nepal hold meeting on Motor Vehicles Agreement

India, B’desh, Bhutan and Nepal hold meeting on Motor Vehicles Agreement

🕔05:36, 9.Mar 2022

India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal held a two-day meeting here to discuss passenger and cargo protocols to operationalise the BBIN Motor Vehicles Agreement (MVA) for the regulation of passenger, personal and cargo vehicular traffic among the participant countries, the Ministry

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‘India expected to cross $2bn with the two-way trade with B’desh’

‘India expected to cross $2bn with the two-way trade with B’desh’

🕔06:51, 22.Feb 2022

Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla has stressed on the importance of nurturing and upholding the spirit of the 1971 Liberation War, especially at a time when radical and anti-liberation forces are trying to destabilise in the region for their

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India, B’desh to set up 6 more ‘Border Haats’ to boost trade

India, B’desh to set up 6 more ‘Border Haats’ to boost trade

🕔19:59, 4.Feb 2022

Agartala/Shillong, Feb 4 (IANS) Six more “Border Haats” (markets) — four in Meghalaya and two in Tripura — have been approved by the Indian and Bangladesh governments to promote the local business and livelihood of the people living alongside the

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Uzbekistan-Bangladesh: Vision of cooperation prospects

Uzbekistan-Bangladesh: Vision of cooperation prospects

🕔12:23, 28.Jan 2022

In the khokimiyat of the Navoi region, a bilateral meeting was held between the head of the Navoi region Normat T. Tursunov and the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the Republic of Uzbekistan Muhammad

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International flights linking Bangkok, Bangladesh cities to start from Agartala’s MBB airport

International flights linking Bangkok, Bangladesh cities to start from Agartala’s MBB airport

🕔16:12, 16.Jan 2022

Agartala, Jan 15 (IANS) The international flights from the Maharaja Bir Bikram (MBB) airport in Agartala would soon start operations connecting Bangkok via Guwahati airport and Chittagong and Dhaka in Bangladesh, Airport Authority of India (AAI) officials said on Saturday. According

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India has offered Bangladesh use of inland waterways system up to Varanasi

India has offered Bangladesh use of inland waterways system up to Varanasi

🕔17:48, 1.Jan 2022

Dhaka, Jan 1 (IANS) The High Commissioner of India in Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswami has said that India has offered the use of its inland waterways system up to Varanasi, which can help in trade using the India-Nepal connectivity. India is already

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B’desh: Victory Day parade in Dhaka with Prez Kovind in attendance

B’desh: Victory Day parade in Dhaka with Prez Kovind in attendance

🕔09:29, 17.Dec 2021

Dhaka, Dec 17 (IANS) Bangladesh on Thursday celebrated its Golden Jubilee of Independence with a Victory Day parade in which President M. Abdul Hamid and his Indian counterpart Ram Nath Kovind were present along with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Hasina, on

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Bangladesh set to celebrate 50th Victory Day

Bangladesh set to celebrate 50th Victory Day

🕔07:24, 16.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Bangladesh will celebrate its 50th Victory Day on December 16 (Thursday) with a renewed pledge to resist the anti-liberation forces, terrorism and fundamentalism, and to build Bangladesh on the spirit of Liberation War. On December 16

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Shringla to visit Dhaka for preparation of Kovind’s tour itinerary

Shringla to visit Dhaka for preparation of Kovind’s tour itinerary

🕔09:03, 5.Dec 2021

Dhaka, Dec 5 (IANS) The Foreign Secretary of India, Harsh Vardhan Shringla, will visit Dhaka on December 7-8 to discuss a host of bilateral issues, including the preparations for Indian President Ram Nath Kovind’s first visit to Bangladesh from December 15-17.

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Most parts of India-B’desh frontiers to be fenced by 2022: BSF

Most parts of India-B’desh frontiers to be fenced by 2022: BSF

🕔07:58, 1.Dec 2021

Agartala/Shillong, Dec 01  (IANS) The Indian authorities are trying to complete the border fencing work in most parts between the northeastern states and Bangladesh by next year to fortify the security along the international frontiers, the BSF officials said on Tuesday.

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Border forces of India, Bangladesh must plant trees

Border forces of India, Bangladesh must plant trees

🕔07:16, 17.Nov 2021

Silchar (Assam), Nov 17 (IANS) Padma Shri awardee Jadav Payeng, who is also known as the ‘Forest Man of India’, on Tuesday suggested that the border guarding forces of India and Bangladesh must plant trees on either side of the border.

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Prez Kovind to attend ‘Victory Day’ celebrations in B’desh on Dec 16

Prez Kovind to attend ‘Victory Day’ celebrations in B’desh on Dec 16

🕔07:20, 15.Nov 2021

Dhaka, Nov 15 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind will attend the ‘Victory Day’ celebrations in Bangladesh on December 16 apart from his other key engagements. President Kovind will be visiting Bangladesh at the invitation of his Bangladesh counterpart Abdul Hamid. Foreign

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