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Bangladesh land pact likely in monsoon session


August 14th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) The Indian government is actively engaged in "internal consultations" with a view to presenting the land boundary agreement with Bangladesh during the current session ... Read more...

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Besides Teesta accord, Dhaka wants enclaves issue resolved


July 26th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 26 (IANS) Dhaka has given New Delhi some more time to carry out "internal consultations" on the vexed Teesta river water sharing issue, Bangladesh Foreign Secretary Mohamed ... Read more...

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India to help Bangladesh over 1971 war martyrs’ graves


July 25th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) India has offered Bangladesh help to trace graves of freedom fighters of the 1971 War of Liberation war and transfer their remains, and asked Dhaka ... Read more...

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Bangladesh asks India to fast-track land accord, Teesta pact (Lead)


July 25th, 2012 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) India Tuesday assured Bangladesh that it will ratify the land boundary agreement after forging a consensus as Dhaka agreed to allow New Delhi more ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh to review projects, discuss Teesta pact


July 23rd, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The foreign secretaries of India and Bangladesh will Tuesday hold talks that will review a host of bilateral projects being implemented under an Indian ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan fail to make headway on Sir Creek (Lead)


June 19th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) India and Pakistan Tuesday wrapped up their two-day talks on the mineral-rich Sir Creek marshlands, but failed to make any headway, with both sides ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan discuss Sir Creek; no headway


June 19th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) India and Pakistan Tuesday wrapped up their two-day talks on the Sir Creek marshlands without much headway, but agreed on finding "an amicable solution" to ... Read more...

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Terrorists still operate from Bangladesh: PM’s envoy


April 5th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Special Envoy Satinder K. Lamba Thursday said terrorists and insurgents still operated from Bangladesh despite Dhaka's efforts to contain ... Read more...

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President focuses on cooperation in South Asia


March 12th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The government has pursued a policy of achieving socio-economic development and national security by promoting peace and regional cooperation in South Asia, President Pratibha ... Read more...

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Sheikh Hasina visits Tin Bigha corridor


October 19th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Tin Bigha (West Bengal), Oct 19 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wednesday visited this corridor linking two Bangladeshi enclaves, Dahagram and Angorpota, and hoped the pending Teesta water ... Read more...

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BJP plays down Sushma’s praise of PM’s Bangladesh visit


September 15th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Asserting that criticism of the government is not made on foreign soil, the Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday played down party leader Sushma Swaraj's praise ... Read more...

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BJP seeks details of land swap agreement with Bangladesh


September 10th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said "internal contradictions" of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) had impacted Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Bangladesh ... Read more...

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`India, Bangladesh boundary row resolution to bring goodwill’


September 9th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 9 (IANS) Meghalaya gained 240 acres, but lost 41 acres as India and Bangladesh resolved their boundary row, said Chief Minister Mukul Sangma who added that it ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh deal will bring prosperity: Meghalaya CM


September 9th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 9 (IANS) Meghalaya has lost 41 acres of land as India and Bangladesh have demarcated their boundaries but the overall agreement will only bring "goodwill and prosperity" ... Read more...

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PM’s Dhaka visit: Teesta didn’t happen, but a lot else did


September 8th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Dhaka, Sep 8 (IANS) The two-day visit of Manmohan Singh to Bangladesh, the first by an Indian prime minister in 12 years, helped resolve a festering boundary row ... Read more...

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PM returns to Delhi after Dhaka visit (Lead)


September 7th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh returned to New Delhi Wednesday after a two-day visit to Bangladesh, during which the two countries inked pacts on ... Read more...

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Exports to India can be doubled: Bangladesh


September 7th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 7 (IANS) Exports to India can be doubled if "non-tariff barriers are resolved", said a Bangladeshi minister Wednesday, as 46 textile items of the neighbouring country have ... Read more...

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List of India-Bangladesh pacts signed Tuesday


September 6th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 6 (IANS) Here is a list of pacts that India and Bangladesh signed Tuesday during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's two-day visit that began Tuesday:* Framework Agreement on ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh agree on new architecture for partnership


September 6th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 6 (IANS) India and Bangladesh Tuesday cemented their ties by inking pacts on a variety of issues ranging from land disputes to tiger conservation, with Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Indian national security advisor visits Dhaka


August 29th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 29 (IANS) India's National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon has held comprehensive talks with top Bangladeshi officials ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Sep 6-7 visit here.Menon, who ... Read more...

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Krishna’s trip to infuse dynamism in ties: Bangladesh


July 6th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 6 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna arrives in Bangladesh Tuesday on a three-day trip that is "expected to infuse fresh dynamism into the continuously evolving ... Read more...

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India clears rail projects for Bangladesh, discusses water accord


June 8th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Dhaka, June 7 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Dhaka later this year, the foreign secretaries of India and Bangladesh Tuesday held talks to review ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh to constructively resolve differences over land boundary demarcation


November 11th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): India and Bangladesh have agreed to work constructively towards resolving all differences to demarcate the land boundary in all three undemarcated segments--Daikhata-56, Lathitilla-Dumabari and Muhuri River (Belonia).This ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh wrap up boundary talks (Lead)


November 11th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) India and Bangladesh Thursday wrapped up their fourth round of boundary talks by agreeing to resolve all pending issues in a pragmatic manner, including the more ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh hold boundary talks


November 11th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) With a political push from the leaders in both countries, India and Bangladesh Thursday wrapped up their fourth round of boundary talks by agreeing to resolve all ... Read more...

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India, Japan share concerns on China (Lead)


October 25th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) The prickly issue of China figured prominently in the discussions between Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Japanese counterpart Naoto Kan here Monday, with ... Read more...

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No access to Indian enclaves in Bangladesh for census


August 26th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Bangladesh has not given access to India to conduct the census exercise in Indian enclaves within its territory, parliament was informed Thursday. "The people living in the Indian ... Read more...

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Dhaka, Delhi to talk boundary disputes next month


June 6th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 6 (IANS) The Joint Boundary Working Group of Bangladesh and India is expected to meet next month to comprehensively address long-pending land boundary disputes, a media report quoting officials ... Read more...

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Bangladesh backs India for UN seat, to fast-track boundary solution


January 13th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Turning a new chapter in their ties, India and Bangladesh have decided to fast-track the solution to their boundary dispute and fight terrorism under a new ... Read more...

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India, B’Desh agree to address all outstanding land boundary issue


January 12th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.12 (ANI): India and Bangladesh have agreed to comprehensively address all outstanding land boundary issues keeping in view the spirit of the 1974 Land Boundary Agreement and also to ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh finalise 3 pacts as ULFA chief held (Lead)


December 2nd, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Bangladeshi authorities arrested United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) founder Arabinda Rajkhowa and handed him over to India while the two countries finalised three crucial accords ... Read more...

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China, Vietnam resolve border dispute


January 1st, 2009 - 3:40 am ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Jan 1 (Xinhua) China and Vietnam Wednesday announced that they completed the demarcation of their land boundary.In a joint statement, officials from both the countries said that they resolved their long-standing ... Read more...

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India postpones talks with Pak on Sir Creek issue due to logistical reasons


November 29th, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 29 (ANI): Apparently due to the Mumbai terror strikes, the Indo-Pak talks on the Sir Creek issue have been postponed once again. India has reportedly ascribed logistical reasons for ... Read more...

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McCain can’t hide Sarah Palin any more


September 30th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.30 (ANI): John McCains move to select Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as his running mate may have seemed brilliant to most people a month ago, especially Republicans keen to kick ... Read more...

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Discovery of Roman rural cemetery in UK reveals six skeletons


September 19th, 2008 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 19 (ANI): An archaeological dig in Enderby, UK, has led to the disocvery of a small Roman rural cemetery containing six skeletons.According to a report in Loughborough News, the ... Read more...

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