May 22, 2022
May 22, 2022

Sheikh Hasina greets Australian Labor leader Anthony Albanese on election victory

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today extended her heartiest congratulations to Australian Labor Party leader Anthony Norman Albanese on his party's triumph in the federal elections, calling for...

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022

EU stresses need of vibrant civil society, raises rights concerns in Bangladesh

The European Union yesterday (May 20, 2022) stressed that a vibrant civil society is an important component of democracy, raised concerns on human rights situation in Bangladesh – in particular...

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Lifting sanctions on rab: JS body seeks support from US lawmakers

A delegation of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs has sought the US lawmakers’ support for lifting US sanctions on Rab and seven of its current and former officials imposed on...

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

JS body seeks US lawmakers’ support for lifting sanctions on Rab

A delegation of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs has sought US lawmakers’ support for lifting US sanctions on Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) and seven of its current and former...

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

Bangladesh-US co-op: Monitoring may begin in July

Bangladesh and the US will form a monitoring mechanism to address the challenges and pending issues as the two countries are working on deepening their ties on multiple fronts.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

Tripura plans to bring food, fuel using Ctg port after rail link snapped over Assam floods

India’s Tripura state government plans to bring food and fuel by using Chittagong port in Bangladesh in view of the possible shortage of the essentials following the snapping of railway links in...

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

Bangladesh, US to form monitoring mechanism for pending issues, challenges

Bangladesh and US will form a monitoring mechanism for addressing the challenges and pending issues as the two countries are deepening their ties on multiple fronts.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

Dhaka to seek GSP Plus from Brussels

Bangladesh will seek to avail the GSP Plus facility, which will provide trade privileges after the country graduates from LDC status, during the 10th EU-Bangladesh Joint Commission meeting...

May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022

‘Rise in hate speech, mob violence over past year has created precarious situation for minorities’

US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Rashad Hussain travelled to Bangladesh on April 17-20. He visited the Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar, met government officials, civil...

May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022

Not like exchanging Christmas cards: Doraiswami says PK Halder's extradition may take time

Extradition of PK Halder may take time as it involves legal procedures, Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram Kumar Doraiswami said today.