Sheikh Hasina

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  • PM Modi, Hasina, Mamata flag off Bandhan Express

    PM Modi, Hasina, Mamata flag off Bandhan Express

    A new passenger train service between Kolkata and Bangladesh's southwestern industrial city of Khulna was on Thursday day flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina and the West Bengal chief minister. The three leaders launched......

    November 9, 2017
  • Bangladesh was alert against Myanmar's provocations:Hasina

    Bangladesh was alert against Myanmar's provocations:Hasina

    Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said her government was very cautious and did not respond to any provocations by Myanmar, thereby defusing tensions between the two neighbours in the wake of a mass exodus of Rohingyas from Rakhine State.......

    October 8, 2017
  • Hasina's security must be reviewed

    Hasina's security must be reviewed

    There was a news item recently on an English TV news channel that Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has survived an assassination attempt in Dhaka amid suspicions that it was the work of insiders including her own security personnel. The......

    October 5, 2017
  • Bangladesh signs $4.5 bn loan deal with India

    Bangladesh signs $4.5 bn loan deal with India

    Bangladesh signed $4.5 billion third line of credit (LoC) agreement with India for its infrastructure and social sector development. The loan deal agreement was signed in the presence of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and his Bangladeshi counterpart A M A Muhith......

    October 4, 2017
  • Sheikh Hasina undergoes gallbladder surgery in US

    Sheikh Hasina undergoes gallbladder surgery in US

    Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in the US in connection with the 72nd UN General Assembly session, has undergone a successful gallbladder operation in Washington, a media report said. A statement by Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said the surgery was......

    September 27, 2017
  • 'Daughters of the East' need support of India, China

    'Daughters of the East' need support of India, China

    Sheikh Hasina and Aung San Suu Kyi have much in common. They are daughters of great fathers who spearheaded the freedom struggles of their countries (and both lost their fathers early). Both fought bitter, protracted struggles against brutal military juntas......

    September 27, 2017
  • Bangladesh's PM at UN urges 'safe zones' for Myanmar's Rohingyas

    Bangladesh's PM at UN urges 'safe zones' for Myanmar's Rohingyas

    Bangladesh's prime minister has proposed creating UN-supervised safe zones inside Myanmar to protect Rohingya Muslims who are fleeing a military crackdown to seek refuge in her country. “These people must be able to return to their homeland in safety, security......

    September 22, 2017
  • Rohingya jihadis a 'common enemy', says Bangladesh PM's advisor

    Rohingya jihadis a 'common enemy', says Bangladesh PM's advisor

    Rohingya jihadi groups like the Lashkar-e-Taiba-backed Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) are "the common enemy" of Myanmar, Bangladesh and India, says Hassan Toufique Imam, Political Advisor to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Imam, a civil servant-turned-freedom fighter during the 1971......

    September 21, 2017
  • 'SAARC trust deficit must go'

    'SAARC trust deficit must go'

    Born at Sylhet in 1944, Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali obtained his Master’s Degree in Science from Dhaka University in 1966. He is a former Foreign Secretary of Bangladesh. He regularly contributes articles on South Asian and......

    August 21, 2017
  • Hasina defends decision to buy Chinese submarines

    Hasina defends decision to buy Chinese submarines

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday defended Bangladesh's decision to buy two submarines worth USD 203 million from China, saying the move won't elicit “negative reactions” from other countries as it was for safeguarding the country's sovereignty. Hasina called China a......

    July 13, 2017
  • Statue of Justice

    Statue of Justice

    The government in Bangladesh has apparently taken a bow in the direction of a fundamentalist entity called Hefazat-e-Islam, if the raging controversy over a “statue of justice”, so-called, in front of the Supreme Court building in Dhaka is any indication.......

    May 29, 2017
  • South Asian leaders hail India for successful satellite launch

    South Asian leaders hail India for successful satellite launch

    South Asian leaders on Friday hailed India for the successful launch of the India-initiated South Asia Satellite. "On today's auspicious occasion, I congratulate the Government of India (for the successful launch)," Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was quoted as saying......

    May 5, 2017
  • SSC results BD 2017 for all boards to be announced at www.educationboardresults.gov.bd, www.bmeb.gov.bd | Bangladesh SSC Results 2017

    SSC results BD 2017 for all boards to be announced at www.educationboardresults.gov.bd, www.bmeb.gov.bd | Bangladesh SSC Results 2017

    SSC BD result 2017: Bangladesh candidates waiting to get their SSC result 2017 dont need to wait much. As per the updates, SSC BD Result 2017 will be declared on May 4 on the official website www.educationboardresults.gov.bd, www.bmeb.gov.bd. If we......

    May 3, 2017