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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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ONGC Videsh begins its exploratory drilling campaign in Bangladesh

ONGC Videsh begins its exploratory drilling campaign in Bangladesh

🕔17:08, 30.Sep 2021

ONGC Videsh Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), the National Oil Company of India, has spudded its first well Kanchan#1 in Block SS04, Bangladesh, on 29th September 2021 at Maheshkhali Island. This exploratory well is

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Larger communications vital between NE, B’desh: High Commissioner

Larger communications vital between NE, B’desh: High Commissioner

🕔11:00, 12.Sep 2021

Guwahati, Sep 12  Vikram K. Doraiswami, India’s High Commissioner to Bangladesh, has said that there was a need for greater communication linkages between the two neighbouring nations with a special emphasis on the northeast. During his three-day trip to Assam

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UAE to lift travel ban on vaccinated residents from India from Sep 12

UAE to lift travel ban on vaccinated residents from India from Sep 12

🕔08:30, 11.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 11  The United Arab Emirates will allow vaccinated residents with valid visas, who were on the travel ban list, from countries like India to return starting from September 12, the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority

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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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