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Government Receives Rs 1 Lakh Crore Foreign Direct Investment Proposals

The Arabian Post 04 Dec 2023
Countries which share land borders with India are China, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Myanmar and Afghanistan ... Besides, Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh too had submitted certain applications ... During the period, India received USD 0.08 million investments from Bangladesh, USD ...

Tarique Rahman generates a crescendo of discontent within BNP

Blitz 04 Dec 2023
Bangladesh’s political landscape is currently witnessing unprecedented shifts, with the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) finding itself at the epicenter of a profound and tumultuous storm ... sense of hopelessness about the trajectory of Bangladesh’s political future.

Texas kept Syed Rabbani on death row unconstitutionally for decades. It almost killed him.

Raw Story 04 Dec 2023
(Antranik Tavitian / Houston Landing) ... (Antranik Tavitian / Houston Landing) ... In September, Rabbani’s half-brother, a law student in Bangladesh, happened upon the Landing’s coverage of the case while scouring the internet for information on his long-lost sibling ... back to Bangladesh.

52 yrs after Bangladesh Liberation War, Tripura begins survey on exchanged plots

Hindustan Times 03 Dec 2023
After 52 years of 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War that forced 15 lakh refugees from erstwhile East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) to seek shelter in India, the Tripura government started a survey to unearth the status of land plots exchanged between the people of both the countries.

Out of Rs 1 lakh cr worth of FDI proposals from nations sharing land border ...

Deccan Herald 03 Dec 2023
... which share land borders with India are China, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Myanmar and Afghanistan.</p>.Sharp decline in FDI into India from Cayman Islands, Cyprus during April-Sep.

Over 100 Rohingya refugees land in Indonesia

The News International 02 Dec 2023
More than 100 Rohingya refugees, including women and children, landed in Indonesia’s westernmost province on Saturday, officials said, but locals threatened to push them back to sea ... The latest arrival comes after more than 1,000 Rohingya refugees landed in Aceh last month, the biggest wave of Rohingyas to land in Indonesia since 2015.

Over 100 Rohingya refugees land in Indonesia, 2 more boats at sea

Urdu Point 02 Dec 2023
Sabang, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 2nd Dec, 2023) More than 100 Rohingya refugees, including women and children, landed in Indonesia's westernmost province on Saturday, officials said, but locals threatened to push them back to sea ... The ocean is very dangerous," Deluarsah said, adding that he was "happy" to have landed in Indonesia.

Sheikh Hasina’s holistic approach in countering terrorism

Blitz 02 Dec 2023
In the intricate tapestry of global counterterrorism efforts, Bangladesh stands out as a nation navigating the complex challenges posed by terrorist activities ... The report notes Bangladesh’s capacity to patrol land and maritime borders, implementing enhanced cargo and passenger screening.

HT Picks; New Reads

Hindustan Times 02 Dec 2023
Where are they today in the land that was then east Bengal, which became East Pakistan in 1947, and then Bangladesh in 1971?. According to an estimate from the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, there were 17 million Hindus in Bangladesh in 2015, though the population is steadily dwindling.

Bangladesh Nationalist Party buys remote-controlled explosives from Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan

Blitz 01 Dec 2023
... Kingdom, since Tarique Rahman left Bangladesh in 2007 and subsequently landed in London and sought political asylum, he has been gradually expanding his “narco-jihad” and has added amphetamine in the list of drugs which began flooding the UK and other European nations since 2010.

BSF personnel, not fences alone, have secured our borders: Amit Shah

Hindustan Times 01 Dec 2023
... Bangladesh will be plugged in the next two years ... India shares 3,323 km of its land border with Pakistan and 4,096 km with Bangladesh ... Similarly, along the Bangladesh border, 3,180 km border has been fenced while 916 km is being covered through physical and non-physical barriers.

\u2018India going to COP28 proudly, none of the others kept promises\u2019: Sadhguru

Indian Express 30 Nov 2023
To a question from the audience on the possibility of a similar union between India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, he said, \u201cBefore 1947, we referred to this land as sub-continent. By cutting off what we today call Bangladesh, which was also Pakistan at one time, and Pakistan, we have turned this into an island..

Covering cricket, bridging nations: A Pakistani journalist’s journey through the ICC World Cup 2023

Dawn 30 Nov 2023
After a day of much-needed rest, I went out for some tourist excursions — the Cubbon Park and the Vidhana Soudha, the largest legislative building in India, spread over 60 acres of land ... We drove to Eden Gardens the next day to watch Pakistan train ahead of their clash against Bangladesh.

143 Bangladeshi irregular migrants detained in Libya reach home

Anadolu Agency 29 Nov 2023
Chartered flights of the International Organization for Migration carrying 143 migrants landed in the capital Dhaka on Tuesday, and more migrants are set to reach Dhaka on Dec. 5, according to Bangladesh’s Foreign Ministry.

Report says Kingston among cities which could lose land to sea level rises

Jamaica Observer 29 Nov 2023
This includes land home to ... It noted that at the highest levels of global warming (SSP5-8.5), approximately 160,000 square kilometres of coastal land, an area larger than the territory of Greece or Bangladesh, would be inundated by 2100, compared to a future with no climate change.