Bangladesh wants to redraw sea border with India

February 3rd, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 3 (IANS) Bangladesh will approach the UN seeking to delineate its maritime borders in the Bay of Bengal with India and Myanmar.Bangladesh claims over 450 nautical miles from its ... Read more...

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ASEM-8 leaders favour more sharing of intelligence inputs to curb sea piracy

October 6th, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by ANI
By Mrityunjay SinghBrussels, Oct.5 (ANI): Taking a serious view of the growing menace of piracy at sea, the world leaders who converged here for the 8th Asia-Europe meet summit, on Tuesday gave ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh to discuss maritime dispute

January 8th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Resolution of the maritime boundary dispute will be an important item on their summit agenda when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh holds talks with his Bangladesh counterpart ... Read more...

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Pak rights body wants Islamabad, New Delhi to take up plight of arrested nationals

August 6th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 6 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has urged India and Pakistan reconsider the plight of each other's nationals incarcerated in prisons across the border, as both the ... Read more...

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World’s 30 percent undiscovered gas and 13 percent oil may lie north of Arctic Circle

May 29th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): A detailed geological survey has revealed that around 30 percent of the world's yet-to-be discovered gas resources and 13 percent of its undiscovered oil reserves may lie north ... Read more...

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