The Rs 346 crore India-Bangladesh Friendship Pipeline Project (IBFPP) is designed to connect the two neighboring countries through a 130-kilometre long oil pipeline with a capacity of one million metric tonnes per annum.
The temple was totally destroyed by the Pakistani Army operation code named 'Operation Searchlight' in 1971, targeting the resistance movement in the country.
The suspect Iqbal Hossain was arrested from Bangladesh’s Cox Bazar along sea beach area on Thursday night by the police.
In a telephonic interview with Outlook, an ISKCON spokesperson from Dhaka said Bangladesh should formally deport all Hindus to India under supervision of the global community.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina recalled that Hindus had fought shoulder to shoulder with their Muslim brothers during the war of liberation and had equal rights in Bangladesh.
The Islamist terror outfits have been waiting for a chance to get back at her and her Awami League party for their strong secular credentials and her pro-India foreign policy.
Hindu temples in Bangladesh were vandalised during Durga Puja celebrations. Sheikh Hasina to deploy paramilitary forces in 22 districts.
Tripura CM has sent 400 pieces of the state's pineapple to Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina after the latter sent Haribhanga mangoes to Indian PM Narendra Modi and Chief Ministers of neighbouring Indian states.
Sheikh Hasina’s government has received a lot of flak for solely depending on India for Covid-19 vaccines.
All the drum beating about 'Vaccine Maitri' appear hollow when the government is not in a position to deliver health care to its own people.
India and Bangladesh signed five MoUs covering areas such as connectivity, commerce, information technology and sports.
The two leaders are also likely to make new announcements of cooperation in areas of culture, preservation of spirit of 1971, health railways, education and start-ups.
Addressing Bangladesh's 50th Independence anniversary at the National Parade Square, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hailed Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's leadership.
Police said the protest got out of hand as demonstrators marched in the capital Dhaka, with many throwing rocks and stones at officers, injuring at least four.
Modi's visit is taking place at a time Bangladesh is commemorating Mujib Borsho, the birth centenary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and 50 years of the country's war of liberation.
PM Modi promised that India will remain Bangladesh's partner as they jointly march towards the golden future millions of patriotic Bangladeshis and Indians gave their all.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he will hold substantive discussions with his Bangladeshi counterpart, Sheikh Hasina, during the visit
Prime Minister Modi and four heads of state and government from Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and the Maldives will be among the distinguished foreign guests to join the celebrations.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.