A- A A+
Last Updated : Oct 23 2019 11:12PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Government hikes minimum support price of Rabi crops for 2020-21            Union cabinet approves regularisation of unauthorised colonies in Delhi            All set for counting of votes for Maharashtra, Haryana assembly polls tomorrow            CBI registers case against former Uttarakhand CM, Harish Rawat for alleged horse-trading of MLAs            Praveen Kumar becomes first Indian man to win gold at Wushu World Championships           

International News

Sep 16, 2019
9:20PM

Bangladesh: PM Hasina receives Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Award

AIR Pic
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of Bangladesh was conferred the Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Award 2019 in Dhaka today. The award has been instituted in the memory of former Indian President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.

Chief Adviser of Dr Kalam Smriti International Advisory Council and former Ambassador T.P. Sreenivasan handed over the award to Sheikh Hasina. The award citation lauded Prime Minister Hasina for her vision of a peaceful and prosperous South Asia, free of tension, conflicts and terrorism. It acknowledged her contribution to fostering cooperation between India and Bangladesh.

After receiving the award, Sheikh Hasina said, it will inspire her government to strive for achieving greater inclusive development of the people. The award is given every year to honour statesmen or leaders who have shown excellence in their fields to achieve the best for their countries. Earlier, the Presidents of the Maldives, Ghana and Mauritius received the prestigious award since its introduction in 2015.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 23 (Oct) Midday News 23 (Oct) News at Nine 23 (Oct) Hourly 23 (Oct) (2300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 23 (Oct) दोपहर समाचार 23 (Oct) समाचार संध्या 23 (Oct) प्रति घंटा समाचार 23 (Oct) (2305hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 23 (Oct) Khabrein(Day) 23 (Oct) Khabrein(Eve) 23 (Oct)
Aaj Savere 23 (Oct) Parikrama 23 (Oct)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 23 (Oct) Samayki 23 (Oct) Sports Scan 23 (Oct) Spotlight/News Analysis 23 (Oct) Samachar Darshan 23 (Oct) Radio Newsreel 22 (Oct)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 17 (Oct) Surkhiyon Mein 17 (Oct) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 23 (Oct) Vaad-Samvaad 22 (Oct) Money Talk 22 (Oct) Current Affairs 18 (Oct)