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Bangladesh PM offers prayers at Ajmer dargah

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday offered prayers at the shrine of Khwaja Mouinuddin Chisti in Ajmer.

Apr 09, 2017, 13:26 PM IST

It's raining gifts on Indian leaders from Bangladesh PM

Bangladesh Foreign Ministry sources were quoted by the Daily Star as saying that there was also a silk sari as gift for the Indian President`s daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee.

Apr 08, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina embarks on her four-day India visit

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today embarked on a four-day visit to India which will see signing of at least 25 bilateral agreements including in key areas of civil nuclear cooperation and defence.

Apr 07, 2017, 10:47 AM IST
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina tears into Pakistan, calls it a 'defeated force'

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina tears into Pakistan, calls it a 'defeated force'

Nepal on Sunday regretted that the regional environment was "not conducive" to host the next SAARC summit.

Oct 02, 2016, 20:50 PM IST
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina pays tribute to Dhaka terror attack victims

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina pays tribute to Dhaka terror attack victims

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid homage to the victims of the Gulshan attack at the Army Stadium in Banani here on Monday morning.

Jul 04, 2016, 10:31 AM IST
PM Modi, Bangladesh's Sheikh Hasina invited for Mamata swearing-in on May 27

PM Modi, Bangladesh's Sheikh Hasina invited for Mamata swearing-in on May 27

Among others on the guest list are Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal and Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.

May 21, 2016, 16:31 PM IST
Bangladesh PM a jihadi sympathizer, says Taslima Nasreen after editor hacked to death

Bangladesh PM a jihadi sympathizer, says Taslima Nasreen after editor hacked to death

LGBT activist and editor of a transgender magazine Julhas Mannan and his friend Tanay Majumder were hacked to death in Bangladesh this week.

Apr 29, 2016, 17:26 PM IST
Modi in US: PM meets his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina, calls it 'productive'

Modi in US: PM meets his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina, calls it 'productive'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina in the United States.

Sep 24, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

Sheikh Hasina favours 'speedy' punishment for Bangladesh arsonists

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Sunday called for "speedy" and "exemplary" punishment for arsonists and their backers in the strife-torn country.

Feb 22, 2015, 22:19 PM IST

Bangladesh PM Hasina urges BNP to shun violence

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Monday called upon her agitating rival Khaleda Zia to shun violence and focus on rebuilding her party.

Jan 05, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen's Shahanoor Alam wanted to kill Bangladesh PM: Reports

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths probing the West Bengal's Burdwan blast case has said that a key suspect identified as Shahanoor Alam has accepted of chalking out a plan to assassinate Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and stage a coup there.

Dec 07, 2014, 06:04 AM IST

Convert health issues into community movement: Harsh Vardhan

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Tuesday stressed upon turning health issues into a social and community movement, saying that the "power of belief" has gone a long way in taking on health challenges.

Sep 09, 2014, 22:45 PM IST

Hasina ropes in former dictator as special envoy

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina roped in sulking former military strongman HM Ershad as her special envoy soon after she was sworn in for her second straight term.

Jan 12, 2014, 23:46 PM IST

Bangladesh PM Hasina ready for fresh polls if BNP cuts Jamaat ties

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina said she was ready to hold fresh elections if the BNP-led opposition cuts ties with the fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami.

Dec 19, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

`Almost no border disputes` with India, says Bangladeshi PM Hasina

Hasina has said that her country`s geographical position obliges it to live in peace with neighbouring countries like India with which now there are "almost no border disputes".

Jan 14, 2013, 15:31 PM IST

Militants threaten to kill Hasina if associates not freed

Islamic militants have also threatened to blow up a jail if their
associates are not released within a month.

Jan 06, 2011, 19:15 PM IST

Oil exploration, trade on Bangladesh PM’s Beijing agenda

Getting China to join the race for hydrocarbons in the Bay of Bengal and bridging the bilateral trade gap are high on Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina`s agenda as she leaves for Beijing on Wednesday.

Mar 14, 2010, 14:26 PM IST

B’desh PM Hasina alleges `slow poisoning` in sub-jail

B’desh PM Hasina has alleged that there were attempts on her life by mixing poison with her food when she was under detention in a sub-jail.

Mar 12, 2010, 15:56 PM IST

Bangladesh PM, President get hefty pay hikes

Bangladesh`s cabinet has approved a pay hike of up to 83 per cent for President, the Prime Minister and some other top officials.

Mar 09, 2010, 14:22 PM IST