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Citizenship Bill protests: Prohibitory orders issued in Imphal, internet shut down...

Authorities in Manipur have imposed prohibitory orders in Imphal East and Imphal West until further orders in view of protests called in the state...

RAHEEL SHARIF CALLS ON PM KHAN AHEAD OF SAUDI CROWN PRINCE’S...

Former army chief retired Gen Raheel Sharif on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Imran Khan, ahead of the Saudi crown prince’s two-day trip. During the...

SRI LANKA TOURIST ARRIVALS GROWS 2.2% IN JAN

Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka grew 2.2 percent in January compared to the same period last year with the arrival of 244,239 tourists, statistics...

17 KILLED IN MASSIVE FIRE AT NEW DELHI HOTEL

The fire broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace on Gurudwara road in Karol Bagh at 4:35 a.m; six injured A massive fire broke out at...

Myanmar army shelling villages in Rakhine ‘without any regard for human...

Myanmar soldiers are shelling villages, detaining civilians and blocking aid as part of a new crackdown in Rakhine state by some of the army...

AFGHAN PRESIDENT OFFERS TALIBAN LOCAL OFFICE, BUT GROUP WANTS DOHA INSTEAD

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday offered the Taliban the possibility of opening an office in Afghanistan but the proposal was swiftly spurned by...

BB HEIST PROBE: CID FAILS 56TH REPORT DEADLINE

A Dhaka court yesterday again asked Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to submit probe report by March 13 in Bangladesh Bank cyber heist case. Metropolitan Magistrate...

GOVT ‘READY’ TO OPEN TALIBAN OFFICE IN AFGHANISTAN: GHANI

President Ashraf Ghani, who visited Nangarhar province on Sunday, said the Afghan government is ready to allow the Taliban to open an office in...

SIGNING OF MAJOR INVESTMENT DEALS EXPECTED DURING SAUDI CROWN PRINCE’S VISIT...

A number of major investment deals are expected to be signed during Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's upcoming visit to Islamabad, according to...

CAG LIKELY TO SUBMIT CRUCIAL REPORT ON RAFALE DEAL TO GOVT...

The much-awaited Comptroller and Auditor General’s (CAG) report on the Rs 59,000 crore Rafale deal is likely to be submitted to the government by...

MAJOR BREAKDOWN IN INDIA-SRI LANKA RELATIONSHIP AFTER CHANGE OF GOVT IN...

Opposition leader Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday that there was a "major breakdown" in the bilateral relationship between India and his country after a new...

DON’T MISS THE BOAT TO INVEST IN PAKISTAN, SAYS PM AT...

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday invited foreign investors to invest in the country, which he said was on upswing following his vision for...

Pakistan, China agree on CPEC’s future trajectory

Pakistan and China have agreed on the China Pakistan Economic Corridor’s (CPEC) future trajectory and timely completion of its ongoing projects, Radio Pakistan reported...

Boeing delivers first four Chinook helicopters for IAF

American aerospace major Boeing on Sunday announced the arrival of first batch of four Chinook military helicopters for the Indian Air Force at the...

Maldive’s ex-president Gayoom moves to register new party

Former president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom on Sunday officially sought to register a new party days after he lost the leadership dispute over his old...

Saudi Arabia’s oil investments could be lifeline for Pakistan’s economy

A record investment package being prepared by Saudi Arabia for Pakistan will likely provide welcome relief for its cash-strapped Muslim ally, while also addressing...

Backlash against Narendra Modi’s plan to extend citizenship to settlers who...

A second day of protests on Saturday tainted Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to northeast India where proposals to change a nationality law have...

‘Like it or not, we have lost’: Retired US general concedes...

Absorbing the fact that the US has lost militarily in Afghanistan will be a "bitter pill" for the soldiers he fought with, Bolduc told...

Murder of Indian politician sets stage for election bloodshed

Thousands of protesters paraded through a West Bengal town on Sunday with the body of a politician whose killing appeared to open a campaign...

Sakrain -Dhaka

Bengalis are a fun-loving people and the Bangla calendar is packed with festivals for all sorts of occasions. Poush Sangkranti marks the end of...

CHICKENPOX OUTBREAK IN ROHINGYA CAMPS

Around 20,000 Rohingya people in the Ukhia and Teknaf camps of Cox's Bazar have been infected with chickenpox, reports UNB. "All of a sudden, chicken...