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.
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".
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.
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.
09 May 2012
Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni on Tuesday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and said afterwards that she has been assured by him that India would deliver on its commitment to sign Teesta water-sharing and implementation of land boundary agreements.
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.
23 Dec 2014
Dhaka: A former Bangladeshi minister on Tuesday was sentenced to death by a special tribunal for committing crimes against humanity by siding with Pakistani troops during the country's 1971 liberation war.
08 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday strongly condemned the sexual assault on a young woman by a taxi driver in the capital last week and said all necessary steps will be taken to bring the attacker to justice.
02 Jan 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal figured prominently on the terror map in 2014 after a deep-rooted module of Jamaat- ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) was unearthed in the state following the October 2 Burdwan blast.
08 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Assuring 'full cooperation' to the Centre for restructuring the Planning Commission, Telangana has sought for sub-groups comprising Chief Ministers to deal with state specific issues like 'Left Wing Terrorism'.