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India should play bigger role in Rohingyas' rehabilitation: Bangladesh Envoy

Bangladesh's Envoy to India on Thursday requested India to play a "bigger role" in the rehabilitation of Rohingya refugees in Myanmar.

World Bank helps Bangladesh expand access to renewable energy

The Bangladesh government has signed a $55 million financing agreement with the World Bank to expand renewable energy uses in rural areas.

Bangladesh could well march past India on the growth path

India has had an unfortunate history of losing out to its economic counterparts over time.

Want international support to press for Rohingyas' return: Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sought cooperation from the international community to mount pressure on the Myanmar government to take back close to 1.1 million Rohingya refugees sheltered in her country.

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In northeast India, water-management practices to deal with climate change

In a small village on the north bank of the Brahmaputra in Assam in northeast India, farmer Horen Nath stood gazing at his partially submerged paddy field. The floods had kept their annual date but mercifully, the farmer said, the waters have started receding. "The weather has become very strange of late. We always had ample rain,

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IMF cuts India's growth projection, but it still retains world's top spot

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut India's growth projections for this fiscal year to 7.3 per cent and for the next to 7.5 per cent on Monday, although the country will still retain i...

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