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India, Bangladesh ink MoU for development of Sylhet city

India and Bangladesh on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the sustainable development of Sylhet city with financial aid from India.

Foreign Secretary Jaishankar in Dhaka, meets Sheikh Hasina

Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Thursday called on Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and discussed preparatory aspects of her proposed visit to India this year.

Bangladesh 'stopped' editor from flying abroad

A prominent Bangladeshi magazine editor on bail for charges of plotting to kill the prime minister`s son said Thursday he had been stopped from flying to London to visit his sick wife, despite having high court clearance to travel.

Bangladesh pays tribute to language movement martyrs

Bangladesh paid tribute to the martyrs of the Language Movement on the occasion of Amar Ekushey and the International Mother Language Day today.

Hundreds of Rohingya 'return home' from Bangladesh

Hundreds of Rohingya who fled to Bangladesh to escape persecution in Myanmar have returned home, community leaders said today, adding that most had gone back temporarily to fetch relatives.

Bangladesh bans Irrfan Khan-starrer 'No Bed of Roses'

Bangladesh bans Irrfan Khan-starrer 'No Bed of Roses'

Bangladeshi filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki's "No Bed of Roses", starring and co-produced by India actor Irrfan Khan, has been effectively banned in Bangladesh.

Bangladeshi war hero to live in Rashtrapati Bhavan from Saturday

Bangladeshi war hero to live in Rashtrapati Bhavan from Saturday

Bangladeshi war hero and prominent painter Shahabuddin Ahmed will stay in Rashtrapati Bhavan as "in-residence" artist for five-days from Saturday to display his selected works for public viewing.

Military operation in troubled Rakhine has ended, says Myanmar

Myanmar`s military has ended a clearance operation in the country`s troubled Rakhine State, government officials said, ending a four-month sweep that the United Nations said may amount to crimes against humanity and possibly ethnic cleansing.

Myanmar reopens border gate with Bangladesh

Myanmar has reopened a border gate with Bangladesh which was temporarily closed following terrorist attacks on some three border posts in 2016, the State Counsellor's Office here said on Thursday.

13 killed, 20 injured in bus-van collision in Bangladesh

At least 13 people were charred to death and 20 others injured in massive fire explosions sparked by head-on collision between a bus and a covered van, hauling gas cylinders, in southwest Bangladesh

India vs Bangladesh, Day 2 – As it happened...

India vs Bangladesh, Day 2 – As it happened...

Bangladesh lost 1 wicket on Day 2 after India posed a mammoth total of 687/6.

Bangladesh family arrested over fake penis scam

A family in Bangladesh has been arrested after using a fake penis to trick villagers into believing a genie had performed a sex change on their teenage daughter, police said Wednesday.

Supreme Court miffed over delay in fencing of Indo-Bangladesh border

Supreme Court miffed over delay in fencing of Indo-Bangladesh border

The Supreme Court on Tuesday expressed its "strongest displeasure" over the manner in which fencing along the India-Bangladesh border is progressing and told the Union Home Ministry to furnish all details to the court.

India vs Bangladesh: Cheteshwar Pujara warns team against taking visitors for granted

India vs Bangladesh: Cheteshwar Pujara warns team against taking visitors for granted

The Indian team arrived here on a high, having tasted success against England in all the three formats.

Myanmar police fire kills Bangladeshi fisherman

Myanmar border guards opened fire on a Bangladeshi fishing boat in the Naf river that divides the countries on Monday.

Congress failed to eradicate poverty: Mahesh Sharma

Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Monday attacked the Congress

Angry batsman hurls stump, kills Bangladeshi teen during friendly cricket game

Angry batsman hurls stump, kills Bangladeshi teen during friendly cricket game

The batsman has been detained and will be prosecuted for causing unintentional death, police said.

India A vs Bangladesh: Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav all set to put best foot forward in warm-up tie

India A vs Bangladesh: Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav all set to put best foot forward in warm-up tie

It will be a high stake game for both Hardik and Jayant as Kohli and Kumble are likely to field one of them in the all-rounder's slot.

Dhaka cafe attack: Four members of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen arrested in Bangladesh

Dhaka cafe attack: Four members of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen arrested in Bangladesh

Bangladesh security forces on Wednesday arrested four members of a faction of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen (JMB) for an attack on Gulshan cafe in Dhaka in July 2016.

Meet 10-year-old Sahana from Bangladesh, the first female with 'tree man syndrome'

Meet 10-year-old Sahana from Bangladesh, the first female with 'tree man syndrome'

When the growth began spreading, her father traveled to Dhaka Medical College Hospital to seek medical attention.