Daily Archives: October 15, 2017

Bangladesh tightens border security as Indian BSF ordered to push Rohingyas

Bangladesh has tightened security along its western border with India amid concern that hundreds of Rohingya Muslim refugees could be pushed into its territory. Patrols have been stepped up along...

Rohingya crisis may emerge as security issue, warns Bangladesh

Bangladesh’s  Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque on Saturday said the Rohingya crisis might become a security issue in the region and Bangladesh is now in offensive mood diplomatically engaging...

Nepal cabinet expansion fuels rumors about Maoist Center expulsion

Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba's decision to expand the cabinet just a few days ahead of elections has fuelled speculation about the possible expulsion of the CPN (Maoist Center)...

Tillerson to visit India, Pakistan, Afghanistan

US secretary of state Rex Tillerson is expected to visit India for the first time in his capacity as America’s top diplomat tentatively on October 24, as part of...

Mystery surrounds deaths of Hindu villagers in Myanmar mass graves

Two weeks after the bodies of 45 men, women and children were unearthed in mass graves in Myanmar, the mystery over who carried out the massacre in a Hindu...

India wary as uncertainty mars Trump’s Pakistan policy

US President Donald Trump's tweet that he is starting to develop a much better relationship with Pakistan and its leaders, even thanking Islamabad for cooperation on many fronts, has...