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Bangladesh-India ties on right track: Minister


February 27th, 2012 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 27 (IANS) The relationship between Bangladesh and India is on the right track, Foreign Minister Dipu Moni has said."We have good report card for the last three years," ... Read more...

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Netaji’s aide waits to hand over ‘legacy’ to India (With Images)


January 22nd, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Eighty-nine-year-old Trilok Singh Chawla, a close aide of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, has a wish before he breathes his last - to return to ... Read more...

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Dhaka, Delhi strive for more accords during Hasina visit


December 4th, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 4 (IANS) Bangladeshi and Indian experts began deliberations Friday to sort out details of a bilateral pact on sharing of Teesta river waters, ahead of summit level talks scheduled ... Read more...

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Do away with visas, Dhaka tells New Delhi


October 5th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Muhurighat (Bangladesh), Oct 5 (IANS) Bangladesh has urged India to do away with visas for travel between the two neighbours to boost trade and business besides improving people-to-people relations."If ... Read more...

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25,000 Bangladesh visitors don’t return home, says Indian envoy


July 20th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 20 (IANS) Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty Monday alleged that 25,000 among the Bangladeshi nationals visiting India every year do not return home. Speaking at a seminar on ... Read more...

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Indian business leaders ask Bangladesh to boost bilateral economic ties


July 20th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, July 20 (ANI): An Indian trade delegation visiting Dhaka has urged Bangladesh to take steps to boost bilateral trade ties between the two countries.The appeal came at a seminar on "Bangladesh-India ... Read more...

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300 ‘boat people’ stuck in Andaman island


July 20th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 20 (IANS) Over 300 people rescued from their sinking boats and detained on Andaman island for the past many months have nowhere to go as countries India say they belong ... Read more...

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`New Delhi to resume transit talks with Dhaka after polls’


May 7th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 7 (IANS) India has proposed "constructive talks" on the contentious issue of transit facility through Bangladesh to reach its north-eastern region once a new government takes office in New Delhi ... Read more...

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India gives Bangladesh list of terrorist suspects


May 4th, 2009 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 3 (DPA) New Delhi Sunday handed to Dhaka a list of suspected Indian terrorists believed to be hiding in Bangladesh, the Indian high commissioner here said. Speaking to reporters after a ... Read more...

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New Delhi reaches out to Bangladesh opposition leader (Lead)


April 24th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 24 (IANS) India's envoy to Bangladesh has met opposition leader Khaleda Zia to remove irritants caused by External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee's inability to meet her during a February ... Read more...

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New Delhi reaches out to Bangladesh opposition leader


April 24th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 24 (IANS) India and Bangladesh have agreed to hold "discussions at all levels" to consolidate bilateral ties, the Indian envoy said here after a meeting with opposition leader and ... Read more...

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Mukherjee to discuss trade, security and water issues during Dhaka visit


February 9th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Feb 9 (ANI): Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan, Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty stated on Monday that all options, including trade, security and water issues would be open for discussion between India ... Read more...

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Dhaka ready to give India transit facilities (Lead)


February 4th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 4 (IANS) Five days ahead of Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee's visit here, Bangladesh Wednesday said it was ready to provide transit facilities to India, a move that would ... Read more...

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Terrorism to top Mukherjee’s agenda during Dhaka visit


January 19th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 19 (IANS) A joint task force to combat terrorism in South Asia, which was proposed by Bangladesh, will top the agenda during Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee's visit here ... Read more...

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Mukherjee to discuss terrorism during Dhaka visit: official


January 13th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 13 (IANS) Joint fight against terrorism and some of the long-pending bilateral issues will be discussed when Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee visits Dhaka in early February, an official ... Read more...

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Border states told to check bird flu


April 17th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by admin
Agartala, April 17 (IANS) The union government has asked all five Indian states bordering Bangladesh to maintain a strict vigil along the international border to check outbreak of bird flu, officials said ... Read more...

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Thousands queue up for train tickets to Dhaka


April 11th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 11 (IANS) Thousands of people queued up here Friday as ticket sales began for the India-Bangladesh Moitree (friendship) Express that will resume services after 43 years on Bengali New Year's ... Read more...

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Dhaka-Kolkata rail link Moitree Express to begin Monday


April 11th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Apr 11 (ANI): Following a deal signed between India and Bangladesh last evening, Moitree Express, the only rail link between Kolkata and Dhaka, will resume next Monday for the first ... Read more...

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Ticket sales for Dhaka-Kolkata train begin


April 10th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, April 10 (IANS) Ticket sales for the India-Bangladesh train - which will resume services April 14 after a gap of 43 years - began here Thursday. Windows opened at the Kamalpur ... Read more...

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Indian envoy urges Bangladesh for transit facility through Chittagong


March 19th, 2008 - 6:05 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, Mar 19 (ANI): India's High Commissioner to Bangladesh, Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty, has said that his country is keen for Bangladesh to grant it transit facilities through the Chittagong sea port. ... Read more...

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