On the road with Bangladesh's only female
The HinduOn the road with Bangladesh's only female rickshaw pullerThe HinduMuslim-majority Bangladesh is one of Asia's most conservative societies where the concept of a woman doing such a job had been unheard of before Jasmine hit the road five years ago. Left to fend for three young children when her husband ran off with ...and more »
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 11:02 am
Global protests grow over Bangladesh
Dhaka TribuneGlobal protests grow over Bangladesh crackdown against trade unionsDhaka TribuneTrade unionists, workers and NGOs have gathered together to stage actions outside Bangladesh embassies and consulates around the world. They are calling for wrongly jailed union leaders and workers to be freed immediately and the crackdown against ...
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 7:03 am
First cargo ship from India arrives in
The Indian ExpressFirst cargo ship from India arrives in BangladeshThe Indian ExpressThe first container ship from India has arrived in Bangladesh's Panagon river port here under the Coastal Shipping Agreement signed in 2015, allowing direct cargo vessel movement between the two countries. The ship, 'Shonartori Nou Kalyan-1' reached ...First cargo vessel from India arrives at Pangaon Port in BangladeshIndia Todayall 4 news articles »
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 5:49 am
Tata Steel explores Myanmar, Bangladesh
Financial ExpressTata Steel explores Myanmar, Bangladesh marketEconomic TimesKOLKATA: Boosted with success of its solution business in the retail segment in the domestic market, steel major Tata Steel is now exploring possibility of entering overseas markets like Bangladesh and Myanmar with retail branded steel solution products.Tata Steel looking at Myanmar, Bangladesh B2C marketsFinancial Expressall 4 news articles »
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 3:15 am
Solar-Powered Trike Ambulance In Bangladesh
CleanTechnicaSolar-Powered Trike Ambulance In BangladeshCleanTechnicaIn Bangladesh, many people die because there is no way to get them to a hospital when necessary. The roads are rudimentary and often impassable to conventional transportation. Zahidul Islam, a farmer in Saturia in the Manikgonj district, says when his ...
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 2:12 am
Priorities of Bangladesh
It refers the article “Towards a consensus on Bangladesh priorities” (August 14) by Bjorn Lomborg. The first priority must be building a consensus among the politicians and civil society about the form of government that will oversee the elections.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:14 am
Bangladesh arrests two more suspects over
DHAKA Bangladeshi police have arrested two more suspects in connection with the killing of an online critic of religious militancy. Militants have targeted secularist writers in Bangladesh in recent years, while the government has tried to crack down on ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:55 am
Next Big Thing In Bangladesh
Next Big Thing In Bangladesh --- Solar Irrigation Pumps | CleanTechnica Next Big Thing In Bangladesh — Solar Irrigation Pumps August 28th, 2015 by Anand Upadhyay If you have any interest in the off grid solar space, you would certainly be aware of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:59 am
Bangladesh blogger murder case: 2 more
DHAKA: Two more members of an al-Qaida-linked Islamist militant group in Bangladesh have been arrested in connection with the killing of a secular blogger who was brutally hacked to death here in the fourth such deadly attack this year in the country that ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:43 am
Bangladesh arrests 2 more suspects in
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh have arrested two more suspected members of a banned militant group thought to be behind the slaying of a secular blogger, the fourth such killing this year. Dhaka Metropolitan police official Mahbub Alam ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:21 pm