Pallab Bhattacharya, New Delhi | The Daily Star
  • Pallab Bhattacharya, New Delhi

    Pallab Bhattacharya writes from New Delhi, India.

  • India to double Bangladeshi rice bran oil import

    India’s import of rice bran oil from Bangladesh is set to double in the current financial year 2020-21, said BV Mehta, executive director of Solvent Extractors’ Association of India.
  • Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee

    A champion of our liberation no more

    Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, a dear friend of Bangladesh, is no more.
  • A statesman for all seasons: Pranab Mukherjee (1935-2020)

    Behind all the accolades (Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award and epithets like elder statesman) for Pranab Mukherjee lies is his realisation that he was in the final analysis a Bengali to the core. “Aami Bangalee chhilam, achhi, o thakbo” he once said at a felicitation function in Kolkata.
  • What is straining India’s relationship with China and Nepal?

    India’s relations with two of its northern neighbours China and Nepal have of late come under considerable strain over territorial disputes.
  • End of the Dhoni era?

    Former captain and wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was excluded on Thursday from the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) list of centrally-contracted players, triggering fresh doubts on his future