Shahbag

Bangladeshi Hindus under attack, temples destroyed

The revenge attacks on Hindus that began after a top Islamist leader was sentenced to death for war crimes continue unabated in Bangladesh with the government appearing to be in position to contain the violence.

Mar 14, 2013, 09:41 AM IST

PM appeals to political parties to back land pact with Bangladesh

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday appealed to all political parties to show "wisdom" to endorse land accord with Bangladesh, which is expected to be tabled in Parliament during the current session.

Mar 08, 2013, 14:26 PM IST

Fair, early solution to Teesta water issue, Pranab assures Hasina

Pranab Mukherjee, who arrived here Sunday afternoon, held "restricted level" one-on-one talks for over half an hour with Sheikh Hasina.

Mar 03, 2013, 23:32 PM IST

Touched on being considered son-in-law of Bangladesh: President Pranab

For President Pranab Mukherjee, a visit to Bangladesh is a home-coming of sort and he feels "really touched" on being considered the "son-in-law" of this country as his in-laws hail from here.

Mar 03, 2013, 21:49 PM IST

Terrorism most frightful threat to peace: President Pranab

President Pranab Mukherjee has said terrorism is the "most frightful threat to peace" after the World War II and the Cold War and cautioned against making a distinction between "good terrorism and bad terrorism".

Mar 03, 2013, 19:40 PM IST

President Pranab pays tribute to Bangladesh Liberation War martyrs

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday paid rich tribute to the 1971 Liberation War martyrs as he visited the national memorial at Savar.

Mar 03, 2013, 18:08 PM IST

Bangladesh war crime protests continue, death toll rises to 50

Violence broke out after 73-year-old Delwar Hossain Sayedee, vice-president of the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), was sentenced to death by International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday.

Mar 02, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

Bangladeshi youths will determine country`s future: President Pranab

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said he believed Bangladeshi youths would determine the country`s future.

Mar 02, 2013, 19:14 PM IST

Shahbag uprising: India should stand by ‘true friend’ Sheikh Hasina

A stable and friendly Bangladesh is a necessity for India.

Feb 28, 2013, 20:10 PM IST

Four killed in Bangladesh clashes over `atheist bloggers`

At least six journalists were injured after Juma prayers here on Friday.

Feb 22, 2013, 18:44 PM IST