Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Relations with China to be damaged if Bangladesh joins Quad: Ambassador
Chinese ambassador in Dhaka Li Jiming has said Bangladesh's relations with China will be "substantially damaged" if Bangladesh joins the US-led initiative, Quad. China considers Quad—a strategic ...
17 hours ago
A re-set in India-UK ties?
Britain may be telling the European Union it has options after Brexit. India may be telling China it has friends, and it may even be sending a message to the European Union about the need to close ...
09 May 2021, 20:37
Precarious predicament of vaccine procurement
Vaccines are basically the government’s responsibility. Once the vaccines are procured and distributed, then the people can be told to get vaccinated, to be registered. But how to get the vaccine?
08 May 2021, 14:15
Saudi Arabia and Pakistan sign agreements to improve ties
Saudi Arabia and Pakistan signed agreements Saturday to improve ties, after months of strained relations between the close allies over the disputed region of Kashmir.
08 May 2021, 10:42
Ziauddin reappointed as ambassador-at-large
Former ambassador Mohammad Ziauddin has once again been appointed as an ambassador-at-large with the rank and status of a minister.
08 May 2021, 09:59
Serum vaccine: Contract has non-liability clause
The three parties to the contract are Bangladesh government, Beximco Pharma and India's Serum Institute
07 May 2021, 16:31
Mamata thanks Momen, highlights stronger bonding
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has thanked Bangladeshi foreign minister AK Abdul Momen for his recent congratulatory message to her
07 May 2021, 12:40
Will work together to overcome Covid crisis: Hasina to Mamata
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina congratulated Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee after she was sworn in as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the third straight term
06 May 2021, 22:41
Momen urges expats for lobbying to get vaccines from the US
Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen said the Indian diaspora in the US is strongly lobbying with the government there. That’s why the US sends a whole lot of vaccines to India
06 May 2021, 11:56
US backs plan to waive Covid-19 vaccine patents
US Trade Representative Katherine Tai said that while intellectual property rights for businesses are important, Washington “supports the waiver of those protections for Covid-19 vaccines” in order ...
06 May 2021, 09:06