Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 25, 2014
A group of at least 1,151 people in Bangladesh have taken a selfie together with their Nokia Lumia 730 smartphone - making it one of the gigantic selfies fit to become the world's largest selfie.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday November 23, 2014
Parvez Rasool has played only one One-Day International (ODI) for India -- against Bangladesh June 15 in Dhaka -- where he picked up two wickets.
World | Reuters | Tuesday November 18, 2014
More than 600 trafficking victims from Myanmar and Bangladesh have been rescued off the South Asian coast, a navy spokesman in Dhaka said on Tuesday, in the single biggest operation of its kind by Bangladesh authorities.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 13, 2014
A team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) will be visiting Bangladesh on November 17 to brief the authorities in Dhaka and also seek cooperation of that country to unravel all plans of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terror outfit.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 10, 2014
At least 1,000 transgender Bangladeshis staged the country's first ever pride march on Monday to mark one year since the government recognised them as a third gender.
Kazi Ahmed Kabi in Dhaka, guardian.co.uk | Friday November 7, 2014
Women-led aquafarming projects in Bangladesh have led to a 500% increase in fish productionIn Bangladesh, more than 20 million people currently suffer from undernutrition, and nearly a third of the population live in poverty. This needn't be the case. There are four million ponds throughout rural ...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 3, 2014
Bangladesh's highest court on Monday upheld the death sentence against a leader of the largest Islamist party after he was convicted of committing war crimes, including mass murder, during the 1971 independence conflict.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 2, 2014
A media tycoon who is a key figure in Bangladesh's largest Islamist party was sentenced to death on Sunday for war crimes, just days after its leader was ordered hanged for similar offences.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 1, 2014
A nationwide power blackout hit Bangladesh today when a transmission line supplying electricity from India broke down.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
A Bangladeshi court today ordered a police investigation into allegations that opposition leader Khaleda Zia hurt religious sentiments and incited communal hatred through her remarks.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
At least 25 people were killed in Bangladesh on Monday after two passenger buses collided head-on, police said.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar recollected fond memories of his batting exploits in Bangladesh at the event in Dhaka.
NDTVSports | Monday September 29, 2014
Mohammad Ashraful was handed an eight-year ban in June 2013 by the Bangladesh Cricket Board for fixing matches for Dhaka Gladiators in the Bangladesh Premier League.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 22, 2014
Bangladesh's main opposition leader Khaleda Zia went on trial on Monday charged with embezzling $650,000 in two corruption cases that could see her jailed for life if found guilty.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
Bangladesh yesterday said it would withdraw its candidature for a non-permanent seat in the UNSC in favour of Japan, as the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Dhaka on a two-day visit to boost economic and security ties.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 6, 2014
Japan's premier was due Saturday to arrive in Dhaka for a three-day visit to Bangladesh and Sri Lanka aimed at offsetting China's mounting influence in South Asia.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday August 31, 2014
Dhaka police spokesman Masudur Rahman told AFP that three people including a woman have been arrested, but a motive for the killing was so far unclear.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 19, 2014
At least 20,000 opposition supporters rallied in the Bangladeshi capital on Tuesday to demand the abolition of a new government policy that critics say would muzzle independent television and radio stations.
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 13, 2014
A special Bangladesh anti-crime unit on Wednesday arrested the owner of a ferry that sank in a river killing about 110 people, the first time authorities took such action in a country where shipping accidents with heavy loss of life are common.
Cities | Monideepa Banerjie | Monday August 11, 2014
The pilot of a plane that was headed from Muscat to Dhaka told NDTV today that a mid-air collision with another plane was averted while he was flying through the Kolkata airspace.