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PM Modi with Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina at Dhaka airport (twitter.com/narendramodi)

On historic visit, PM recalls his struggle for Bangladesh

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2021 07:24 AM IST
On his first foreign visit since the Covid-19 pandemic broke out, the PM said he had joined a movement for the liberation of Bangladesh when he was young and got arrested for it.
The aircraft, which has call sign AI1 or Air India One, departed from Delhi around 8 am and landed at the Dhaka airport around 10.30 am on Friday (ANI Photo)
The aircraft, which has call sign AI1 or Air India One, departed from Delhi around 8 am and landed at the Dhaka airport around 10.30 am on Friday (ANI Photo)

Bangladesh visit: PM Modi uses new VVIP aircraft for first time on foreign trip

PTI | , New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 26, 2021 12:58 PM IST
  • The B777 aircraft, which has registration number VT-ALW, was delivered by Boeing to the Indian government in October last year
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.(Reuters)
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.(Reuters)

Militants given death sentence for attempting to kill Bangladesh PM in 2000

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 23, 2021 04:02 PM IST
"The verdict will be executed by a firing squad to set an example, unless the law barred it," Judge Abu Zafar Md Kamruzzaman of Dhaka's Speedy Trial tribunal-1 pronounced the verdict as nine of them were brought to the court from jail to face the trial in person.
Bangladesh court sentenced 9 members of the main opposition party to death and handed life terms to another 25 for attempting to kill PM Sheikh Hasina 25 years ago.(REUTERS Photo)
Bangladesh court sentenced 9 members of the main opposition party to death and handed life terms to another 25 for attempting to kill PM Sheikh Hasina 25 years ago.(REUTERS Photo)

Bangladesh sentences nine to death for 1994 attack on PM Sheikh Hasina

Dhaka | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2019 08:00 AM IST
Thirteen people were also jailed for 10 years for their part in the attack on a train carrying Hasina in 1994, prosecutor Aminul Islam said. At that time, Hasina was opposition leader and her arch rival, Khaleda Zia, was prime minister. Now Zia and her Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) are the opposition.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina gestures after casting her vote in the morning during the general election in Dhaka, Bangladesh on December 30.(REUTERS)
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina gestures after casting her vote in the morning during the general election in Dhaka, Bangladesh on December 30.(REUTERS)

Bangladesh election: PM Sheikh Hasina set to win record fourth term

Dhaka | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2018 12:04 AM IST
According to local TV channel, Hasina’s alliance easily crossed the 151 seats required to form a government.
A Bangladeshi man walks past a photo of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in Dhaka on December 29, 2018.(AFP)
A Bangladeshi man walks past a photo of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in Dhaka on December 29, 2018.(AFP)

10 killed in poll-related violence as voting underway in Bangladesh

Dhaka | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2018 03:05 PM IST
Bangladesh stepped up security on December 29 in a bid to contain violence during a general election expected to see Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina win a record fourth term.
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