Tripura: Muslim man killed by BSF troopers along India-Bangladesh border

A Muslim man was killed when BSF troopers, while on patrol along the India-Bangladesh border in Tripura, opened fire suspecting him to be a smuggler police said here on Saturday.

Dec 24, 2016, 14:05 PM IST
West Bengal polls: Centre considering sealing of Indo-Bangla border, says Rajnath Singh

West Bengal polls: Centre considering sealing of Indo-Bangla border, says Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh also raised the issue of infiltration of Bangladeshis into India through the border with the state.

Apr 18, 2016, 23:26 PM IST

Porous India-Bangladesh border in Assam to be sealed: Rajnath Singh

 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday visited Karimganj sector of the India-Bangladesh border in Assam and said the porous border will be sealed in 2016.

Jan 03, 2016, 15:11 PM IST

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Indo-Bangla joint border conference begins

The two-day India-Bangladesh Joint Border Conference of the Collectors of six districts in Tripura and their Bangladeshi counterparts and border guards of those districts began here on Tuesday.

Feb 03, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

India-Bangladesh land swap will benefit Assam: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said his government was committed to the development of the northeast region, and assured the people of Assam that the land swap deal with Bangladesh will stop illegal infiltration and not compromise their security.

Nov 30, 2014, 22:10 PM IST

BJP to agitate against Indo-Bangla land swap

BJP termed he India-Bangladesh swap of enclaves was against the interest of the people of Assam.

Mar 18, 2013, 17:13 PM IST

B'desh to get loans worth $400 mn from India's swap fund

Bangladesh can take loans worth USD 400 million to maintain its balance of payments from India under a USD 2 billion swap fund established by the RBI for SAARC countries.

May 20, 2012, 21:25 PM IST

India to write off $200 million from LC to Bangladesh: Pranab Mukherjee

India announced that it will write off USD 200 million of the USD 1 billion line of credit offered to Bangladesh, and promised to implement all bilateral agreements, including those that have witnessed delays.

May 06, 2012, 20:23 PM IST

India approves $750 mln infrastructure loan for Bangladesh

India has approved a USD 750 million loan for Bangladesh to develop trade infrastructure ahead of a visit to Dhaka by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh this week, a senior Bangladesh official said on Sunday.

Sep 04, 2011, 13:58 PM IST

Indo-Bangla to dramatise Tagore`s poems

A project launched by India and Bangladesh aims to dramatise Tagore`s poems.

Apr 10, 2011, 09:43 AM IST

India-Bangladesh to jointly celebrate Tagore`s 150th anniv

India and Bangladesh will hold
year-long joint celebrations of the 150 birth anniversary of
Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore, Finance Minister Pranab
Mukherjee said today.

May 09, 2010, 23:06 PM IST

Tighten vigil on India-Bangladesh border: BSF chief

Border Security Force (BSF) Director General (DG) Raman Srivastava Monday directed the officials and troopers of the para-military force to further tighten the vigil along India`s border with Bangladesh, officials here said.

Nov 23, 2009, 18:55 PM IST