Friday, 1 July, 2022

Topic: Bangladesh

President Ram Nath Kovind gets red carpet welcome during maiden visit to Bangladesh

Kovind is on a three-day visit to Bangladesh where he will attend the golden jubilee celebrations of the country's independence from Pakistan.

C-Voter survey shows what Indians feel about China, Bangladesh and Pakistan. It’s startling

While Indians remain realistic when it comes to the “eternal” friendship between China and Pakistan, many are on the fence about Bangladesh.

No unease in ‘extraordinary’ India-Bangladesh relationship, says Foreign Secretary Shringla

On the eve of President Ram Nath Kovind's visit to Dhaka, Shringla said India and Bangladesh relationship is multifaceted & recent communal riots there have not impacted ties.

December is hard for your General Twitter. We lost both Katrina Kaif and Bangladesh

The endless pain I feel for losing Katrina Kaif is greater than losing ‘East Pakistan’ even. Decembers are hard.

Making of Bangladesh’s climate-resilient town that could become an alternative to Dhaka

In ‘Race For Tomorrow’, Simon Mundy tells important stories of climate change and the environment around the world.

Dhaka summons envoy after US imposes sanctions on paramilitary RAB, citing rights abuses

The US Friday sanctioned seven former and current senior officials of Bangladesh’s Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), including national police chief Benazir Ahmed.

India contributed in establishment of democracy in Bangladesh, says Rajnath at India Gate

Addressing the Swarnim Vijay Parv celebrations Sunday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said Bangladesh has progressed rapidly on the path of development in the last 50 years.

FS Shringla calls on Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina ahead of President Kovind’s visit to Dhaka

President Kovind is expected to travel to Dhaka from 15-17 December. Shringla is on a two-day official visit to review the wide-ranging cooperation between India & Bangladesh.

HM Alvee Hasan is bringing the spotlight to Bangladesh’s music industry

Alvee computerized media is first zeroing in on making a name for itself and partnering with great collaborators so as to optimise client satisfaction. 

How new MEA study will help India build ‘regional transport network’ & tackle China BRI threat

Study by North Eastern Development Finance Corporation Ltd will 'enable govt to identify how existing investments in & outside India can be leveraged to create a regional transport network'.

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Heart attack among under 40 have risen 2% every year from 2006 to 2016. Overall nutrition is vital to returning to normal health after a heart attack.
The Reserve Bank of India logo | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


National Security Adviser Ajit Doval | File photo: ANI

At 1st Maritime Security Group meet, NSA chief Doval stresses on coordination among stakeholders

Meeting chaired by Vice Admiral (retd) G. Ashok Kumar, India’s 1st national maritime security coordinator. ‘Crucial policy issues’ such as ‘blue economy initiative’ also discussed.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.