Daily Archives: January 16, 2017

26 get death for Narayanganj Seven Murder

  A Bangladesh court sentenced death penalty to 26 people including ruling party leader and members of the elite force RAB and nine others to different terms in a sensational...

Is South Asia heading to a nuclear conflict?

Nuclear weapons could be used in the regional conflict in South Asia – the warning from the outgoing US Vice President Joe Biden came on Saturday within a day...

Maldives First lady launches Yameen’s 2018 re-election campaign

Maldives First Lady Fathmath Ibrahim launched President Abdulla Yameen’s 2018 re-election campaign on Friday night with a gathering in Hulhumalé dubbed Feshun (Beginning). Ibrahim Muaz Ali, spokesman for the first lady’s campaign...

`Pakistan will not tolerate India’s ‘hegemony’ in region’

Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said that India's attitude "that it will not have a dialogue with Pakistan" is unreasonable, and that "Pakistan will not...

Will Russia-China-Pakistan axis leave India out of Afghanistan?

There has been another dramatic twist in the seemingly never-ending Afghanistan saga. Last month, Russia hosted representatives of China and Pakistan to discuss developments in Afghanistan and the three...

Two Chinese ships arrive for Gwadar port security

China handed over two ships to the Pakistan Navy here on Saturday for joint security along the sea route of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Recently built in China and...

Prepare for ‘slow down India’

There are four engines of growth: government expenditure, private consumption, private investment and exports. Two of the engines — private investment and exports — have languished for many months....

Gen. Rawat warns soldiers of airing grievances on social media

After a second video of an Army jawan alleging discrimination by officers surfaced on social media, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat on Sunday warned of action against those using...

Dalit woman burnt to death in Bihar

A middle-aged dalit woman was allegedly burnt to death at Tarma in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district, police said on Sunday. Rajkali Devi (45), wife of Bindeshwar Choudhary of Tarma village,...