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‘The War That Made R&AW’: Book on making of modern Indian espionage

The Times of India 14 Apr 2021
A new book traces the origins of Research & Analysis Wing (R&AW) and gives insights into the integral role played by its founder legendary spymaster RN Kao in helping India liberate Bangladesh in 1971 ... "The story of how R&AW was set up, and the organisation's role in Bangladesh's fight for freedom, is a riveting one.

Lockdown hurting, border town says talk about Covid, not caste

Indian Express 14 Apr 2021
The board reads, ‘You are entering India Bangladesh border area ... The party flags at this formal Indo-Bangladesh border crossing in Petrapol, North 24 Parganas, are a sign that the election fever has also reached here ... On April 5, Bangladesh announced a complete lockdown ... But in March last year, both India and Bangladesh stopped travel.

Reaching out to Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar

Reliefweb 12 Apr 2021
He and his team in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, just won a second innovation award for their 'turning waste into resources' project ... Settling spontaneously, cutting trees, and clearing patches of land on the Chittagong rain forest hills ... And don't forget, Bangladesh is one of the most densely populated parts of the world.

Bangladesh’s 50th Independence Celebrations Marred By Bloodshed

The Tennessee Tribune 08 Apr 2021
Since Modi’s first visit to Bangladesh in 2015 and Hasina’s return trip to India in 2017, the notable developments in bilateral ties include resolution of the long-pending land and maritime boundaries asserting the issue of enclaves Further, India’s exports to Bangladesh in FY ...

West Bengal Election: Matuas swing between hardships and hope amid TMC, BJP slugfest over CAA

Yahoo Daily News 08 Apr 2021
Until 1984, they lived in Bangladesh, enduring hostility and persecution from the majority Muslims in the country ... Eight hours on foot, followed by a nervous bus journey, took them to Shishir Nagar, a small, quiet village located in the district of Nadia in West Bengal, which shares its eastern border with Bangladesh.

Myanmar crisis is India’s opportunity to develop long-term refugee policy

Indian Express 06 Apr 2021
India has allowed Tibetans, Tamil refugees from Sri Lanka, Chakmas of Bangladesh, the Lothsampas of Nepali origin from Bhutan, Afghans, Somalis and many others into this land ... This has been sought to be addressed for six “minority” communities of Pakistan, Bangladesh and ...

A compilation of some finest Bangladeshi short stories to celebrate 50 years of Independence

The Times of India 05 Apr 2021
"It refers to Bengali short stories written by persons associated with the land that gained its independence from Pakistan in 1971 and came to be known as Bangladesh ... She went on to say, "They include East Pakistani writers, whose roots were in the land now known as Bangladesh, as ...

Assam Election 2021: 40 constituencies go to polls in third and final phase tomorrow; Himanta Biswa Sarma in fray

Yahoo Daily News 05 Apr 2021
Read full article. FP Staff5 April 2021, 4.01 pm·7-min read ... There are 25 women candidates contesting in this phase ... Key campaigners ... The BJP attacked Badrudding Ajmal by accusing him of encouraging illegal immigration from Bangladesh, leading to "land and love Jihad" and promised to tackle these issues by bringing in a legislation ... .

Campaigning for last phase of Assam polls ends

The Times of India 04 Apr 2021
GUWAHATI. Campaigning for the third and the last phase of the Assam assembly elections ended on Sunday ... The BJP attacked Ajmal by accusing him of encouraging illegal immigration from Bangladesh, leading to "land and love Jihad". The saffron party promised to tackle these issues by bringing in a legislation ... Download ... India. .

Bangladesh set for 7-day lockdown to curb virus

Anadolu Agency 03 Apr 2021
Bangladesh will impose a one-week nationwide lockdown starting Monday to stem the spread of COVID-19, said government officials ... ​​​​​​​Mass transportation by land and water will also reportedly be suspended. Bangladesh’s first nationwide lockdown last March was extended several times, but was lifted in May, citing economic hardship. .

Bangladeshi national arrested for entering India territory without valid documents

Yahoo Daily News 03 Apr 2021
The man in his early 20s, identified as Rubel, a resident of Dhaka requested the policemen at the gates of Kolkata Police Headquarters at Lalbazar on Saturday morning for financial assistance to return to Bangladesh, the officer said.

Bengal Polls 2021: Did you go to Bangladesh to seek votes? Didi asks Narendra Modi

The Telegraph India 02 Apr 2021
Mamata Banerjee on Friday referred to her cordial relations with Sheikh Hasina, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, and claimed credit for the signing of the Land Boundary Agreement in 2015, which paved the way for exchange of enclaves between the two neighbouring countries after deliberations for over 68 years.

Bangladesh — DTM REMAP — Point of Entry Analysis COVID-19 (March 2020 - February 2021)

Reliefweb 01 Apr 2021
The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic at the beginning of 2020 has affected global and regional mobility, including mobility in Bangladesh, through various travel disruptions and restrictions ... The information gathered allows more in-depth analysis to uncover specific trends related to the locations, statuses and restrictions of PoEs in Bangladesh.

Bangladesh envoy talks about country's economic progress, pays tributes to Indian soldiers for Liberation War

DNA India 01 Apr 2021
Bangladesh's High Commissioner to India, Muhammad Imran has highlighted his country's economic progress and how the country is developing fast ... The economy of Bangladesh is developing rapidly." ... "India will be able to use both land and water routes in Bangladesh, to go to northeastern states from the mainland", Imran said.

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