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Sheikh Hasina Faces Home Truths For Giving ‘Too Much’ To India, Getting ‘Little’

NEW DELHI: Balancing the imperatives of foreign policy with domestic politics can be perilous. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina knows this only too well...
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‘India Mishandling Bilateral Issues Will Give Bangladeshi Radicals Chance To Discredit Sheikh Hasina’

Ties between India and Bangladesh have been on an upswing under Sheikh Hasina’s government. The Bangladeshi leader won her third straight term in office...
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India Feared For Sheikh Hasina’s Safety After 2009 Bangladesh Rifles Mutiny

NEW DELHI: It was January of 2007. Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty had landed in Dhaka on January 7 to take up the challenging task of...

Modi, Hasina Discuss NRC, Rohingya, Teesta Amid ‘Excellent’ Bilateral Ties

NEW DELHI: For all the claims by India that the National Citizens Register (NRC) of Assam is an “internal matter”, it remains a matter...

Manufacturing Consent? Pakistani, Bangladeshi Editors Speak Of ‘Climate Of Fear’ In Their Countries

HAMBURG, GERMANY: Rising nationalism and increasing authoritarian tendencies by the state have been concerns that have been voiced for sometime now. But no one...

Sheikh Hasina’s Visit Likely To Boost India-Bangla Maritime Ties

NEW DELHI: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina here on Saturday for bilateral talks, one of the areas that...

From Rohingya to Kashmir and Teesta: Sheikh Hasina’s Many Challenges

DHAKA: Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina will be visiting India from October 3 to 5. After attending the India Economic Summit of the...
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‘Great Trust In India-Bangladesh Ties But Irritants Remain’

New Delhi: In her first bilateral visit to India since April 2017, Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, now in her third consecutive term as...

BIMSTEC Member Nations Need To Work Collectively To Curb Terrorism and Radicalisation

For countries around the Bay of Bengal, regional security is essential for their development Major General (retd) Abdur Rashid of Bangladesh told Strategic News...

Sheikh Hasina To Bring Up NRC Issue During Next Month’s Talks With PM Modi

NEW DELHI: Bangladesh has India’s National Register of Citizens firmly in its sights: it is expected to top Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's agenda when...
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Ahead Of Bangladesh Polls, PM’s Son Spearheads Youth Outreach

With parliamentary elections in Bangladesh a little less than a month away, the poll scene is warming up. On December 30, people will vote...
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‘PM Sheikh Hasina Risked Her Political Future To Have Good Ties with India’

Having got a fresh mandate to lead her country for a third unprecedented term, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has promised to press ahead...

Despite The Optimism Of Sheikh Hasina’s Supporters, Political Environment Uncertain In Run-Up To Polls

A short ferry crossing across the mighty Meghna river of Bangladesh takes you to the rural Brahmanbaria-6 constituency, some three hours away from the...

‘India Must Play A More Active Role In Rohingya Crisis’

Spry and soft-spoken, the 75-year-old Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury is Advisor for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. He travelled to...

Bangladesh Seeks India’s Help Again For Early Repatriation Of Rohingya Refugees

In what marks the first high-level visit from Bangladesh after the Sheikh Hasina government was re-elected for a third consecutive term, the country’s foreign...