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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee gives nod to fencing India-Bangladesh border

With an agreement on handing over the land, the long-delayed construction of the fencing in the West Bengal sector of the India-Bangladesh border is expected to start soon.

published on : 10th November 2018

Mid-air collision between two IndiGo planes avoided in India-Bangladesh airspace border

With only 45 seconds before the possible collision, it was averted after the ATC tower in Kolkata instructed one plane to move away from the other aircraft that had come at the same level.

published on : 2nd November 2018

Elephants from Bangladesh keep officials on toes in Karimganj

Around 300 metres of the India-Bangladesh border in Karimganj’s Lathitilla area was kept open for the movement of wild elephants.

published on : 11th September 2018

Karimganj district in Assam faces wrath of Bangladeshi jumbos

The authorities in the southern Assam district of Karimganj in Barak Valley are taking a slew of measures to thwart the ‘infiltration’ of Bangladeshi jumbos. 

published on : 10th September 2018

India-Bangladesh border to be sealed by December: Assam Chief Minister Sonowal

The CM said the move was a part of the state's initiative to curb cross-border infiltration and smuggling.

published on : 25th May 2018

Sarbananda Sonowal claims immigrants influx, crimes have stopped along India-Bangladesh border

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday claimed the Centre, in coordination with the state government, has been able to stop the influx of the immigrants and cross-border crimes.

published on : 24th May 2018

1,185 new BOPs sanctioned along India-Bangladesh border: Government 

Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said a Border Protection Grid (BPG) along the India-Pakistan and India-Bangladesh Border had already been set up.

published on : 7th March 2018

North Korean slips through Bangladesh border, nabbed in West Bengal

The accused Jhung Ho, in his mid-30s, has been detained with a valid North Korean passport but without any valid visa to enter India.

published on : 17th February 2018

Eight suspected Rohingyas arrested in Tripura

As per an agreement between India and Myanmar, the locals on either side can move up to 16 km within each other’s territory without documents and stay there for a while.

published on : 30th November 2017