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Bangladesh Arrests Fugitive Killer of Independence Leader 
April 07, 2020

Bangladesh Arrests Fugitive Killer of Independence Leader 

By Associated Press
Abdul Majed, a former military captain, was arrested in Dhaka. It’s not clear when or how he returned to Bangladesh.

Bangladesh Garment Makers Say $3 Billion in Orders Lost to Virus
March 31, 2020

Bangladesh Garment Makers Say $3 Billion in Orders Lost to Virus

By Associated Press
Order cancellations and the failure of buyers to pay for canceled shipments is a blow to Bangladeshi garment workers.
Coronavirus and Rohingya Refugee Camps
March 30, 2020

Coronavirus and Rohingya Refugee Camps

By Ana Salvá
The first confirmed case in Cox’s Bazar, on March 24, is a serious concern for aid workers.

Soldiers Enforce 10-Day Shutdown in Bangladesh to Slow Virus
March 27, 2020

Soldiers Enforce 10-Day Shutdown in Bangladesh to Slow Virus

By Julhas Alam
The Bangladeshi government has deployed the armed forces to maintain a shutdown amid concerns around COVID-19.

Bangladesh’s Leader Urges All Citizens to Stay at Home to Slow Virus Spread
March 26, 2020

Bangladesh’s Leader Urges All Citizens to Stay at Home to Slow Virus Spread

By Associated Press
Dhaka is wary of an outbreak, but hasn’t yet instituted formal lockdown procedures as seen in neighboring India.

Armies of India, Bangladesh Begin Military Exercise in Indian Northeast
February 04, 2020

Armies of India, Bangladesh Begin Military Exercise in Indian Northeast

By Ankit Panda
The exercise will run through February 16, 2020, and is in its ninth iteration.

India’s Citizenship Moves May Impact Relations With Its Neighbors
January 22, 2020

India’s Citizenship Moves May Impact Relations With Its Neighbors

By Amit Ranjan
The CAA and NRC will echo across India’s borders, particularly in Bangladesh and Nepal.
How Onion Prices Are Shifting Politics in South Asia
December 06, 2019

How Onion Prices Are Shifting Politics in South Asia

By Bansari Kamdar
As onion prices soar across the Indian subcontinent, realpolitik concerns are shifting old alliances and building new ones.

Payra Seaport Won’t Be Another Chinese ‘Pearl’
August 23, 2019

Payra Seaport Won’t Be Another Chinese ‘Pearl’

By Connor Fairman
Despite India’s concerns, the port in Bangladesh won’t become a Chinese asset – but it will bring Beijing other benefits.

How Bangladesh Learned to Love the Belt and Road
July 22, 2019

How Bangladesh Learned to Love the Belt and Road

By Sudha Ramachandran
Dhaka has largely avoided the major pitfalls of China’s initiative while embracing the gains.

Bangladesh’s China-India Balance
May 06, 2019

Bangladesh’s China-India Balance

By Austin Bodetti
In the energy sector especially, Bangladesh aims to exploit the balance of power between China and India.
Bangladesh's Media Under Siege
March 07, 2019

Bangladesh's Media Under Siege

By Khadija Farhana Choudhury
The Digital Security Act 2018 was just the latest blow.

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