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31 Rohingyas stranded on Indo-Bangla border handed over to police; sent to 14-day judicial custody

The 31 Rohingyas, who had apparently come from Jammu and Kashmir, were stuck in no-man's land, beyond the barbed wire fence along the Indo-Bangladesh border in Tripura since January 18.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Rohingya migration from India to Bangladesh hits 1,300

According to the Inter-Sector Coordination Group, migrants have started surging from January 3 with 1,300 members belonging to 300 families being housed in a UN transit centre.

published on : 16th January 2019

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

Ex-Bangla chief justice urges India to support rule of law, democracy in Bangladesh 

Sinha, 67, the first Hindu Chief Justice of Bangladesh, alleged that he was forced to resign because he opposed the "undemocratic" and "authoritarian" regime.

published on : 2nd October 2018

PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina launch rail and power projects; MEA signs pacts with African diplomats

Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina jointly inaugurated three Indo-Bangla power and rail projects.

published on : 11th September 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 extends support to Bangladesh for resolving Rohingya crisis 

Some 700,000 members of the Muslim minority have fled Myanmar since August to escape a bloody military crackdown.

published on : 10th April 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

Bowlers turn on heat as India beat Bangladesh by 208 runs

India's unbeaten streak in Test matches is now 19 with the last defeat coming against Sri Lanka in Galle back in August, 2015.

published on : 13th February 2017