Bangladeshi

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  • Exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen's visa extended for a year

    Exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen's visa extended for a year

    Controversial Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen's visa has been extended for one year, with effect from July 23, 2017, by the Union home ministry. Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday gave approval for the visa extension, official sources said. Taslima, a......

    June 20, 2017
  • Four Bangladeshi nationals arrested in West Bengal

    Four Bangladeshi nationals arrested in West Bengal

    The Nadia police has arrested four Bangladeshi nationals from Phoolbagan area here for entering India without proper documents. Acting on a tip-off, a team of police officials reached the spot and arrested them after they failed to furnish the requisite......

    June 16, 2017
  • Bangladeshi diplomat in US charged with trafficking

    Bangladeshi diplomat in US charged with trafficking

    A high-ranking Bangladeshi diplomat based in New York, accused of forcing his servant to work for up to 18 hours a day without pay, was charged on Monday with labour trafficking and assault, CNN reported. Shahedul Islam, Bangladesh's Deputy Consul......

    June 13, 2017
  • BJP planning blitz against 'illegal' voters in WB

    BJP planning blitz against 'illegal' voters in WB

    The BJP is planning a major blitzkrieg against the ruling TMC in West Bengal over its alleged complicity in including lakhs of illegal Bangladeshi migrants in the state’s voters list. Sources told The Statesman that the party has identified over......

    May 4, 2017
  • Bangladeshi deported from Malaysia for terror links

    Bangladeshi deported from Malaysia for terror links

    A Bangladeshi man was deported to Dhaka from Malaysia for allegedly supplying arms to a terrorist organisation, a media report said on Thursday. The Malaysian police had arrested three foreigners and a local for their alleged involvement with terrorist groups,......

    September 22, 2016
  • Will respect military pact with US: Philippines

    Will respect military pact with US: Philippines

    The Philippines will respect the military accord signed between it and the US in 2014 that allows Washington to use Manila bases and boost its presence in the Southeast Asian region, a minister said.  Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay reiterated the......

    September 13, 2016
  • Barcelona directors hopes Luis Enrique will renew contract

    Barcelona directors hopes Luis Enrique will renew contract

    Spanish football champions FC Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez on Thursday said he is sure coach Luis Enrique will renew his contract after his current deal expires next June 2017. Fernandez and Barcelona's director of professional sports Albert Soler admitted......

    September 1, 2016
  • Drought’s bitter crop

    Drought’s bitter crop

    My own conversations with single/widowed women in Marathwada at the beginning of the monsoon bore this out. "We've  been spending months eating just bhakri and chutney," Dhondubai told me in Tandulja village in Latur earlier this year. A Dalit, she......

    August 21, 2016