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Islamabad [Pakistan], September 21 (ANI): Pakistan's rejection of Bangladeshi aid amid devastating floods and heavy monsoons, has set off a heated debate in the cash-strapped country.
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West Bengal [India], September 17 (ANI): Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on September 15 wrote a letter to Prime Minister Modi regarding the Visa issue of those whose parents stay in Pakistan and Bangladesh.
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New Delhi [India], September 8 (ANI): Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is a visionary leader who has worked to bring back the civilizational ties and the subcontinental linkages that have always been there between India and Bangladesh, former envoy to Bangladesh Veena Sikri said.<
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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], April 19 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday allotted agricultural and residential land papers to 63 Hindu Bengali refugee families that migrated from East Pakistan in the 1970s.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Agartala (Tripura) [India], February 21 (ANI): Tripura Education Minister Ratan Lal Nath on Monday reminded the people of the genesis of the language movement in Bangladesh and explained how the Bengali speaking people of then East Pakistan revolted against the unilateral decision of impo
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], December 15 (ANI): On the occasion of completion of 50 years of Bangladesh Liberation War, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday termed 1971 as the "finest year" of then Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi, who is also her mother-in-law.
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New York [US], December 8 (ANI): Underlining India's commitment to the humanitarian protection of refugees, TS Tirumurti, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, on Tuesday said when West Pakistan unleashed genocide on East Pakistan, India hosted millions of refugees and sav
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], November 11 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal to launch a rehabilitation scheme for Bengali Hindus that migrated from East Pakistan in the 1970s.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], August 17 (ANI): Uttarkhand Cabinet on Monday took the decision that the word "Poorvi Pakistan" (East Pakistan) will no longer be mentioned on the caste certificate issued to the Bengali community who were rehabilitated in Udham Singh Nagar district, said Utt
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], August 6 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Thursday announced that the 'East Pakistan' word would no longer be used in the certificates that are issued to the members of the Bengali community living in Udham Singh Nagar district.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
London [UK], March 26 (ANI): Altaf Hussain, founder and leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has appealed to the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to take strong action against the massacre of innocent Bengalis in Bangladesh (former East Pakistan) by Pakistan army on March 25, 1971,
Dhaka [Bangladesh], March 15 (ANI): It is matter of shame that the genocide committed by Pakistan in Bangladesh 50 years ago, which killed more than the holocaust and was aimed at changing ethnicity of a group, is yet to be globally recognised, according to a Paris-based think tank.