1965 war hero Abdul Hamid honoured with Maharana Pratap award

Abdul Hamid, the legendary Indian Army soldier and a hero of 1965 war with Pakistan, has been honoured with the Maharana Pratap Shourya Puraskar here.

Pranab Mukherjee meets Bangladesh President, hands over 'historic' gift

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday handed over a 'historic audio-visual gift' comprising clippings of All India Radio and Doordarshan during 1971 liberation of Bangladesh to his visiting Bangladeshi counterpart Md Abdul Hamid.

India has wish and will to boost ties with Bangladesh: Sushma Swaraj

 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday called on visiting Bangladesh President Md Abdul Hamid and conveyed to him that there was "wish" and "will" on the part of the new government in India to strengthen bilateral ties with that country.

Act East Policy starts with Bangladesh: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday told visiting Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid that India is willing to be catalytic agent to boost co-operation in the region, adding that New Delhi's Act East Policy starts with Dhaka. The two leaders met at the Hyderabad House here.

Bangladesh president arrives in India on six-day visit

In a first-ever visit by a ceremonial Head of Bangladesh, its President Abdul Hamid will arrive here on Thursday on an official six-day tour, which is expected to further strengthen and expand the close bilateral relations between the two countries.

Bangladesh President to arrive in India tomorrow on six-day visit

In a first-ever visit by a ceremonial Head of Bangladesh, its President Abdul Hamid will arrive here on Thursday on an official six-day tour, which is expected to further strengthen and expand the close bilateral relations between the two countries.

Sushma Swaraj calls on Bangladesh president

Visiting External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today called on Bangladesh`s President Abdul Hamid here and discussed issues of mutual interest.

Bangladesh PM inducts two more in her Cabinet

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina appointed two more ministers to her Cabinet, raising the members to 51.

Sheikh Hasina sworn in as Bangladesh`s Prime Minister

Sheikh Hasina was sworn in as Bangladesh`s prime minister for the third time along with her 48-member cabinet after the controversial polls that were marred by deadly clashes, a low turnout and a boycott by opposition parties.

New cabinet to be formed in Bangladesh on Sunday

The new cabinet in Bangladesh will be formed and sworn in on Sunday, when President Abdul Hamid will administer oath of office to new ministers, officials said on Thursday.

FIR against son of local SP leader on rape charges

An FIR has been lodged against son of a local SP leader and his aide on charges of rape and murder of a woman in Rajpura area, police said on Monday.

Bangladesh elects Parliament speaker as new President

The speaker of Bangladesh`s parliament Abdul Hamid was elected unopposed as president Monday, a potentially crucial role as the restive country heads for elections next year, officials said.

Abdul Hamid appointed acting B’desh Prez

Bangladesh has appointed parliamentary speaker Abdul Hamid as the acting president of the country as incumbent Zillur Rahman undergoes treatment abroad for illness.

B`desh: Judiciary, executive on collision course

Bangladesh`s lawmakers are demanding removal of a top judge after he blasted the Parliament speaker for being ignorant about Constitution.

Urdu fiction writer Abdul Hamid dies

Noted Urdu fiction writer Abdul Hamid died at the age of 83.

UP govt gives job to Paramveer awardee`s grandson

Uttar Pradesh government has
appointed Mohammad Shameem, grandson of Abdul Hameed who was
posthumously awarded Parmveer Chakra in 1965, as a class four
employee in UP Power Corporation Limited.