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Bangladesh Turns to Fill Ever-Growing Gap Between Energy Consumption and Supply by FDI

Bangladesh has long struggled with power outages, with the nation experiencing its worst electricity crises in 2008 and 2009. Reports said one blackout, in...

Bangladesh’s Second Nuclear Plant, Chinese Companies Look Up For The Contract

Three Chinese companies have started lobbying Bangladesh for a contract to build the nation’s second nuclear power plant, officials said, as the government pushed...

Mobile Phone Users in Bangladesh Cross 158 mn Mark

The total number of Bangladesh’s mobile phone users reached over 158 million at the end of February with the addition of 1.449 million new...

Bangladesh Seeks Help from US in Pressurising Myanmar for Safe Return of Rohingyas

Bangladesh has sought help from the US in pressurising Myanmar to offer safeguards for the return of thousands of Rohingya refugees who have fled...

  Cloak And Dagger: Indo-Bangla Ties

 By:  Tania Bhattacharya            Twenty-first of February is an important annual date for the peoples of both, Bangladesh, and West Bengal....

Vietnam Offering Support to Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh

United Nations World Food Programme in Bangladesh said it welcomed a new contribution of $50,000 from Vietnam to support operations in Coxs Bazar - home to nearly one million...

Growing Instability in Southern Chin State, People Flee Escalating Violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine

The U.N. refugee agency says it is worried by reports of people fleeing escalating violence in Myanmar's southern Chin State and Rakhine State, adding...

Bangladesh PM Gets Global Support, Will Withstand Calls To Investigate Allegations

Congratulatory messages are flowing to Bangladesh Prime Minister-elect Sheikh Hasina, ensuring she will withstand calls to investigate allegations of widespread serious irregularities in Sunday’s...

Bangladesh Opposition Denies Election Result, Claims Vote-Rigging

While Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is preparing to form a government for a record third consecutive term, her party’s landslide win in Sunday’s...

Bangladesh Prime Minister Wins Another Term, Opposition Rejects Result

Election officials in Bangladesh said Monday an alliance led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina won a huge majority, clearing the way for her to...

Violence And Intimidation Directed Towards Rohingyas In Bangladesh Camps

The failed attempt to send thousands of Rohingya back to Myanmar starting this month has drawn attention to alleged violence and intimidation by security...

Bangladesh Government Build a New Rohingya Camp

The Bangladesh government wants to send about 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a muddy, uninhabited island — "formed only in the last 20 years by...

Rohingyas Repatriation to Myanmar Scrapped by Bangladesh

Bangladesh’s plans to begin repatriating Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar Thursday were scrapped because officials were unable to find anyone who wanted to return to...

UN Agencies and Bangladesh Government Advances to Prevent Further Deforestation

U.N. agencies and the Bangladesh government have begun distributing liquid petroleum gas stoves in Cox’s Bazar to help prevent further deforestation, which has been...

First satellite launched by Bangladesh

Bangladesh launched its first satellite, "Bangabandhu-1", on Saturday, becoming the 57th nation in the world and fourth in South Asia after India, Pakistan, and...

Rohingya influx is a threat to common security of the entire region

The Rohingya influx from Myanmar to Bangladesh is a serious common security challenge for the entire region, Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh, Harsh Vardhan...

Sundarbans’ activists are against the upcoming NTPC power plant in the area

A diesel ferry cuts through the Poshur river -- the lifeline of Sundarbans -- with travelers watching its heavily industrialized bank, which is rapidly increasing at the cost...

Khaleda Zia granted bail in 2008 corruption case

Bangladesh Nationalist Party Chairperson Khaleda Zia, convicted in a corruption case, was granted bail on Monday. BNP leader Zia secured a four-month bail in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case...

Rohingya Camp Refugees face Challenges in Family Planning Brought up by Bangladesh Officials

Bangladesh, November 14: As Bangladesh’s government struggled this week to persuade residents of overcrowded refugee camps to use contraceptives as part of a new...

India will soon ask Malaysia to extradite Preacher Zakir Naik

India will seek the Malaysian government’s help in extraditing televangelist Zakir Naik who faces charges of money laundering and inciting hatred through his...

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