Dhaka, June 25 (IANS) Chinese leaders have reiterated their interest in establishing a direct road link with Bangladesh via Myanmar from its southern province of Yunan to enhance trade and give the landlocked area access to the Bay of Bengal.
Monday, June 25, 2007 10:26:03 AM
Dhaka, June 24 (IANS) India and Bangladesh will Monday resume official level dialogue after two years on forging closer economic cooperation and discuss a range of issues that have either come up at the political level or held in abeyance.
Sunday, June 24, 2007 9:05:54 PM
Dhaka, June 22 (IANS) Bangladeshi film 'Aha', on the woes of urban people in the nation's capital, will figure as the country's entry in the Munich Film Festival.
Friday, June 22, 2007 1:47:48 PM
Dhaka, June 22 (IANS) A key aide to Sheikh Hasina has told Bangladeshi authorities that he shared with the former prime minister money taken from a businessman for approving his project, a newspaper reported Friday.
Friday, June 22, 2007 11:24:32 AM
Dhaka, June 22 (IANS) India and Bangladesh are set to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) next week to begin the process of removing non tariff barriers, part of the move towards South Asia's economic integration.
Friday, June 22, 2007 10:29:11 AM
Dhaka, June 21 (IANS) Around 2,100 employees of Biman Bangladesh Airlines have sought voluntary retirement as the national carrier prepares to turn a public limited company, 'without liabilities', by the end of this month. The number is 500 more than planned by the airline management.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 1:54:20 PM
Dhaka, June 20 (IANS) Months after its top leadership was hanged for the killing of two judges, Bangladesh's banned Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) is regrouping and has found a new chief in former Jamaat-e-Islami leader Maulana Saidur Rahman.
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 1:42:43 PM
Dhaka, June 19 (IANS) The US has decried current political trends in Bangladesh and has expressed itself clearly against military involvement in politics.
Tuesday, June 19, 2007 1:57:26 PM
Dhaka, June 18 (IANS) A former Bangladeshi army officer deported from the United States was brought home Monday and arrested on his arrival here for his role in the assassination of the country's founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1975.
Monday, June 18, 2007 9:54:54 PM
Dhaka, June 17 (Xinhua) Over 50,000 people living in foothill slums in Bangladesh's southeastern Chittagong city are under serious risks of falling victim to landslides.
Sunday, June 17, 2007 12:45:08 PM
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