Congress veteran Siddaramaiah takes oath as the Chief Minister of Karnataka

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy Tejashwi Yadav, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, Farooq Abdullah were also present during the swearing-in ceremony. Other opposition leaders present include Sharad Pawar, Kamal Haasan. Actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan attends the swearing-in ceremony of […]

India’s Meghalaya keen to deepen economic ties with Bangladesh

Sources in the Bangladesh High Commission said the chief minister apprised the envoy about the opportunities and possibilities of expanding Bangladesh’s trade and commerce in the state of Meghalaya. He highlighted the possibility of direct import of garments, plastic products, electronic products, processed food and frozen food from Bangladesh. The Chief Minister also stressed on […]

Bangladesh provides better security to diplomats than many countries: Shaharyar

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Mohammad Shahryar Alam has said that Bangladesh provides security to foreign diplomats in Dhaka in a better and efficient manner as compared to many other countries. Foreign diplomats posted in Dhaka will continue to get such protection. Shaharyar said this in response to questions from journalists after briefing foreign […]

Trilateral cooperation can be game changer in Indo Pacific region: Foreign Secretary

The secretary said that along with Nepal and Bhutan, he would request the inclusion of Myanmar, if necessary, to make Japan’s ‘Big-B’ initiative more integrated and successful. Panellist and former Foreign Secretary Mohammad Shahidul Haq said that Japan is a time-tested friend of Bangladesh and India. At this time the relations between the three countries […]

Where will the money come from?

Another point is that the Bangladeshi taka is devalued at the moment, but this has not always been the case. India has no problem with its reserves. This is enough to meet import expenses for 12 months. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) itself is skeptical whether it will actually be possible for Bangladesh to ensure […]