22 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh has been conferred another prestigious Japanese award - the Second Asia Cosmopolitan Award - for "transforming India's economy and its integration with the broader East Asian economy throughout his tenure".
29 Dec 2014
Dhaka: Bangladesh's first war crimes tribunal is expected to deliver its verdict on Jamaat-e-Islami leader A.T.M. Azharul Islam on Tuesday.
01 Jan 2015
Dhaka: Bangladeshi opposition leader Khaleda Zia on Wednesday called for new polls under a non-partisan technocratic administration, warning of a fresh wave of protests if the government failed to accept her demand.
10 Dec 2014
Itanagar: Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has assured Arunachal Pradesh of all necessary support for promoting sports in the state.
21 Dec 2014
New Delhi: He has just completed 200 days out of office, but former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh keeps himself perhaps as busy when in power, attending parliament for half a day daily, meeting people and attending party meetings. And he hasn't yet decided on writing his memoirs as yet.
18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Central government to complete fencing work along the Indo-Bangla border within three months to check cross-border influx of illegal Bangladesh nationals into Assam and streamline the process to deport them back.
18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid arrived on Thursday on a six-day official visit during which he will hold talks with Indian leadership with an aim to further strengthening the already close bilateral relations between the two countries.
06 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Lending her ears to the industry on problems faced by it in acquiring land, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the government will consult all stakeholders to make the land acquisition law "an enabler, rather than a stifler".
17 Dec 2014
Kolkata: India has not been affected by a massive oil spill in the waters of Sundarbans delta on the Bangladesh side, forest department officials said.
16 Dec 2014
Dhaka: Bangladesh on Tuesday celebrated the 43rd anniversary of Victory Day which it earned after winning the nine-month long Liberation War against Pakistan in 1971 with crucial Indian support.