We're Live Bangla Thursday, September 29, 2022

Bangladesh

"It's a son-of-a-pig economy"

The heading of this article borrowed. It's taken from the second chapter of 'Porathor Porotar Orthaniti', written by the recently demis...

Naikhyangchhari border: Continuous mortar shelling from ai...

Members of Myanmar’s Border Guard Police (BGP) patrol on Walidong hill on the other side of Ghumdhum border in Bandarban’...

Why Bangladesh military should not be taken lightly

Bangladesh doesn’t lack defense capabilities, but it wants no war, says home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamalamid regarding cross-...

BIPSS-Dhaka Tribune roundtable 'Contours changing but terr...

BIPSS-Dhaka Tribune roundtable on 'The Changing Contours of Terrorism - A Threat Assessment', held on Thursday at Westin Hotel The...

Myanmar, Bangladesh must solve border tensions peacefully

Myanmar border guard police patrol the fence in the 'no man's land' zone between the Myanmar and Bangladesh border. Photo: AFP / Phyo...

Banfladesh: EC's obstinacy, EVM and fair election

An electronic voting machine (EVM)File photo The Bangladesh Election Commission is hellbent on using Electronic Voting Machine...

Bangladesh: New online content regulation, localisation ru...

The proposed bill will have a chilling effect on free speech, and encourage a culture of self-censorship and digital authoritarianism...

How Bangladesh promotes military diplomacy for peace and s...

As the Indo-Pacific region represents the world’s economic and strategic center of gravity, the Indian Ocean today is becoming th...

Taka depreciated further by Tk 1 against US dollar

US dollarCollected Bangladesh Bank (BB) on Monday devaluated taka against US dollar, raising the exchange value of the dollar by T...

‘Unspeakable acts by Muslim army on Muslims’ – Why Banglad...

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman announcing 6 Points in Lahore, 1966 | Wikimedia Commons Sheikh Mujibur Rahman announcing 6 Points in Lahore,...

Unpublished interview of Akbar Ali KhanL: 'Young leadershi...

Akbar Ali Khan (1944-2022) Zahidul Karim Writer and thinker Akbar Ali Khan passed away on 8 September. On 15 August, in a conversa...

UN again seeks independent investigation into enforced dis...

Nada Al- Nashif AFP The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has offered the government of Bang...

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh briefs diplomats on deteriorat...

In this file photo taken on 7 September 2017 unidentified men carry knives and slingshots as they walk past a burning house in Gawdu...

China going slow on its $20b loan pledge

Infographic: TBS China is going slow in materialising its loan pledges for Bangladesh, with signing only two projects worth $400 m...

Myanmar: Why silence from Bangladesh is not a sign of weak...

In January and February last year, the Myanmar Armed Forces launched two attacks in Arakan State. But the results were not good. 19 sol...

Sheikh Hasina finds a way out of the Teesta waters logjam...

Colombo: The joint communique issued at the end of the visit of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to New Delhi on September 7 was...

PM’s India trip: Emphasis on defence, security cooperation

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) and his Bangladesh’s counterpart Sheikh Hasina wave as they pose for pictures before t...

Dhaka, Delhi sign first defence contract

Bangladesh and India have signed the first contract under the $500 Line of Credit (LoC) which India finds an "important first step" in...

Many foreign banks turning away

Standard Chartered. Photo: AFP Many foreign banks have stopped renewing the credit facilities of the local banks while some a...

India to provide free transit to Bangladesh

Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in a meeting with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House in New Delhi. Tue...

Political lessons of the prime minister's India visit

The details published about the official talks held during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's India visit once again reflect a picture of t...