EU marks 25th anniversary of open-border pact with closed frontiers

The European Union marked the 25th anniversary of its open-border Schengen agreement on Thursday with all its land borders shut or subject to heavy checks imposed in an effort to curb the spread of ...

How the world will change

With the onslaught of coronavirus, each country was conscious of its own borders. Even the European Union could not take a joint decision regarding the crisis. On the contrary, they sealed their ...

Train, bus services with India suspended too

Following India’s decision to suspend all visas, barring a select few categories, the existing Bangladesh-India cross-border train and bus services will remain suspended from 15 March to 15 April

PM Hasina agrees on Modi’s proposal

Foreign minister Abdul Momen said when the Indian High Commission confirmed that all SAARC member states, including Afghanistan and Pakistan, gave their positive notes about the videoconference, our ...

We take as much pride in Sheikh Mujib as Bangladesh does: Riva Ganguly

Referring to the Mujib Borsho celebrations and the forthcoming visit of the prime minister Narendra Modi, Indian high commissioner Riva Ganguly Das said that India takes Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as much ...

Bangladesh eyes blue economy cooperation with Norway

Bangladesh and Norway have agreed to work together on achieving ocean-related targets including fighting marine litter and to collaborate in maritime sector through sustainable development of ocean ...

Dhaka to show high respect to Modi

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday said Dhaka will show all respect to Indian prime minister Narenda Modi as a guest when he will visit Bangladesh

Water-sharing deal on 7 rivers likely this year: Shringla

Visiting Indian foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Monday said Bangladesh and India are working to finalise an agreement on water sharing of seven common rivers within this year.

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