Former Prime Minister of Bangladesh Khaleda Zia is critically ill. She was jailed for five years in connection with the embezzlement of 21 million taka (about USD 250,000) in foreign donations meant for the Zia Orphanage Trust.
Indian exporters said they were going to lose competitiveness due to the duty hike. India was the biggest supplier of rice to Bangladesh in 2017.
Modi will also attend the convocation ceremony of Visva-Bharati University. It would be his maiden visit to the varsity after becoming its 'acharya' or chancellor.
Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale and his Bangladeshi counterpart Md Shahidul Haque discussed many bilateral and international issues during delegation-level talks.
State-run transmission utility Power Grid Corp today said it has bagged project management consultancy contract of Rs 21 crore from Power Grid Company of Bangladesh.
With the improvement in road infrastructure, the socio-economic condition of the people living in the region is also expected to get better, Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways Mansukh L Mandaviya said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.
The Exim Bank entered into an agreement with the Bangladesh government on October 4, 2017 to extend this line of credit facility on behalf of the Indian government, the RBI said in a notification.
The accused belong to Bengaluru and said they intended to exchange the fake notes during the forthcoming elections in Karnataka.
The duo was convicted under relevant sections of the Passport (Entry into India) Rules 1950.
The commerce ministry's investigation arm Directorate General of Anti-Dumping and Allied Duties (DGAD) has initiated a probe into circumvention of anti-dumping duties on jute sacking bags from the neighbouring country.
As per the MoU, 100-150 MT of fully refined paraffin wax will be supplied per month from NRL's wax plant at Numaligarh to Burimari in Bangladesh for a period of one year, an NRL release said today.
The two countries had agreed on the extension of Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade (PIWTT), which was signed in 1972.
While the second-string Indian team recorded a hat trick of comfortable wins after their opening loss to Sri Lanka, Bangladesh reached the summit clash with couple of dramatic wins over the hosts.
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While a berth in the tri-series final is almost sealed, India would not want to take chances by experimenting too much. Bangladesh, on the other hand, are upbeat from their win over Sri Lanka.
According to reports, the aircraft crashed while descending at the airport in the Nepali capital.
Assam Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi and Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal saw him off at the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International airport.
Jubilant FoodWorks is a master franchise holder of Domino's Pizza and Dunkin' Donuts brands in India. It also has exclusive rights to develop and operate Domino's Pizza brand in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal.
Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) had invited tenders for supply of 500 MW power from India for short term (June 1, 2018 to December 31, 2019) and long term (January 1, 2020 to May 31, 2033).
In that case they will have to move the case on Sunday. It will depend on the High Court whether it will give Zia bail. The court may decide issuance of bail immediately.
Batting first, India scored 265 in 49.2 overs with Shubhamn Gill scoring 86 and Abhishek Sharma contributing 50. Skipper Prithvi Shaw (40) and Harvik Desai (34) also chipped in with useful runs.
The boost in shipments from the world's top exporter of the grain is set to extend into 2018 as Bangladesh and Sri Lanka continue to buy aggressively amid depleting inventories in No.2 exporter Thailand, the officials said.
The Bheramara Combined Cycle Power Plant Development project was handed over to North West Power Generation Company Ltd (NWPGCL), a fully-owned subsidiary of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB), on January 5, 2018, it said in a BSE filing.
Simon Potter, head of market operations at the New York Fed, said the SWIFT bank messaging system is only as strong as the weakest of the central banks and financial institutions that use it to communicate and transfer trillions of dollars each day.
About the status of the Teesta issue, he said, "Discussions are on. Modi, during his visit to Dhaka (in 2015), had assured our Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and our people are hopeful because of his assurance. We are hopeful about a logical, practical and acceptable solution to the Teesta water-sharing issue."