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PM Narendra Modi meets Sheikh Hasina

“Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina, who came here to attend the cremation of President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife Suvra Mukherjee” 6 more words


Bangladesh blogger hacked to death.

Popular blogger Niloy Chakrabarti, was killed yesterday Friday August 7th after a gang armed with machetes broke into his home in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

    “They entered his room in the fifth floor and shoved his friend aside and then hacked him to death. 223 more words

India, Bangladesh swap land and people, settling old border dispute

NEW DELHI – At the stroke of midnight Friday, tens of thousands of stateless people who were stranded for decades along the poorly defined border between India and Bangladesh will finally get to choose their citizenship, as the two countries swapped more than 150 pockets of land to settle the demarcation line dividing them. 274 more words


What's been happening

After a hot weather break, time for a bit of a catch-up on what’s been happening over the last few weeks

NEW MP Sir Keir Starmer is hard-driving local Labour members in Holborn and St Pancras with his “plus one” campaign. 646 more words

The 'no notes' maiden speech: Orwell, Stopes.... and Bradley Wiggins

THE first maiden speech by someone representing Hampstead in more than 20 years was worthy reason to spend the day at the Commons last week. Here’s how Tulip Siddiq’s duck-breaking went, as published in the CNJ. 1,089 more words

Election: Hampstead And Kilburn

Oh No You Didn't--No Room For Sexism Here

Uh oh, it’s happened again.  A world leader has uttered thoughtless words and given the enlightened world another occasion to band together in solidarity against sexism and gender inequality.   221 more words

Strides & Successes

Tulip goes to Tower Hamlets

NEW Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq often downplays her celebrity in Bangladesh, where her aunt is prime minister. She says her fame should not be leveled higher than the c-list. 56 more words

Election: Hampstead And Kilburn