Persistent heavy rains this week have caused widespread disruption across South Asia, with at least 68 people killed in Nepal by flash floods and landslides.
Bombs exploded near an Eid prayer gathering in Sholakia in Kishoreganj district where at least 200,000 people had gathered, police said.
"Already there are certain complaints from the Maulanas of Bangladesh that his (Nayek) teachings are not in line with the Quranic teachings and Hadith," information minister Hasanul Haq Inu said.
Indian security agencies are working closely with Bangladesh in its investigation into that country's worst terror attack in which 22 people were killed last weekend
Bangladesh wants to use the low-interest loans to build at least six rail projects connecting its capital Dhaka with key domestic industrial areas and the Indian border.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina vowed to do everything to "uproot the militants and violent extremists" from Bangladesh on July 2 after elite forces stormed a cafe and killed ISIS militants who had taken dozens hostage
The company is aiming for 20 percent plus revenue growth in FY17, says Sabu Jacob, Chairman & MD of Kitex Garments.
Gottfried Leibbrandt told Reuters he would be forced to scale back some of SWIFT‘s operations to help pay for new security initiatives it plans. But he denied the Belgium-based co-operative should have taken these measures sooner.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is sharing a push by the Group of Seven advanced industrial nations to promote inclusive growth across the globe in meetings with leaders of seven developing countries
With a wind speed of up to 88 kilometres per hour, the cyclone hit the Barisal-Chittagong region yesterday, impacting the entire country. Most places witnessed rain and thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty and squally wind.
At least 24 people have been killed and over 100 others injured as cyclone Roanu battered Bangladesh's southern coast, triggering landslides, prompting authorities to evacuate about five lakh people.
A 70-year-old Buddhist monk is brutally hacked to death inside a remote monastery in Bangladesh, with police saying the incident bore the hallmark of previous killings of secular activists, bloggers and minorities by Islamists in the Muslim-majority nation.
The company has entered into an agreement to acquire four brands which includes Ferradol, Neko, Sloan‘s and Waterbury‘s Compound from Pfizer for a consideration of Rs 110 crore.
Permission of RBI will also be required for opening a BO/LO/PO in Jammu and Kashmir, North East region and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Amitabh Kant spoke at the launch a World Bank report titled 'Stitches to Riches? Apparel Employment, Trade and Economic Development in South Asia', which estimates that rising wages in China present a huge opportunity to the apparel sector in India, with possibility of creating up to 1.2 million jobs in the country.
"Company have successfully incorporated a wholly-owned subsidiary by the name, 'TCI Bangladesh Limited' in Bangladesh," the company said in a filing to BSE.
In a BSE filing, RPP Infra Projects Ltd said "it has entered into a consortium agreement with Siemens Ltd, India for submitting a joint bid to Power Grid Company of Bangladesh in respect of design, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of 400 KV, 230 KV and 132 KV substations."
The visit from April 17-19 "is aimed at following up on the ambitious agenda set between India and Bangladesh during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Bangladesh in June last year," an official statement said here.
The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was apprised about the MoU signed between India and Bangladesh in September, 2011 on bilateral cooperation in the field of fisheries and aquaculture and allied activities, according to an official statement.
India is keen to set up a port in Bangladesh and a high-level committee will be sent to the neighbouring country in this regard, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said.
"What happened in Bangladesh is certainly a source of concern for all of us, and we have taken some measures and are continuing to understand better what actually happened so that we can further our measures," Rajan told reporters.
Since the introduction of Access variant in India, the company had sold over two million units, Suzuki Motorcycle India National Head (Marketing), Suresh Babu said.
Governor of Bangladesh Bank Atiur Rahman, 64, resigned after a meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Prime Minister's press secretary Ihsanul Karim said Rahman met Hasina at her office in the morning and handed over his resignation, seven years after he was appointed as the Governor of Bangladesh Bank.
"The Adani group has to arrange the required land for the power plant on its own," an official release said quoting Energy Department Principal Secretary S K G Rahate here.