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Pakistan Air Force makes all forward bases operational

Indian Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa had recently written to IAF officers, asking them to be prepared for operations at a...

Myanmar seeks to kick start stalled peace process

Hundreds of representatives from Myanmar’s ethnic insurgent groups gathered in the capital on Wednesday for talks aimed at reviving Aung San Suu Kyi’s stuttering...

India considering ‘punitive actions’ against Pakistan, claims US official

A senior intelligence official from the United States has warned that India is considering punitive actions against Pakistan. “India has sought and continues to move...

Myanmar’s Defense Services leader meets Chinese special envoy

Commander-in-Chief of Myanmar's Defense Services Senior- General Min Aung Hlaing met with Special Envoy for Asian Affairs of the Chinese Foreign Ministry Sun Guoxiang...

India claims of destroying Pakistani posts on LoC, Islamabad denies

India said on Tuesday (May 23) it had attacked and damaged Pakistani army posts in Kashmir as it sought to prevent militants infiltrating from...

India says it destroyed Pakistani posts along Line of Control in...

India said on Tuesday (May 23) it had attacked and damaged Pakistani army posts in Kashmir as it sought to prevent militants infiltrating from...

Nepal to award Budhigandaki hydro project to Chinese firm

With Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “all set to resign”, the Cabinet meeting on Tuesday (23 May) decided to award the Budhigandaki Hydropower Project...

‘SAARC, BIMSTEC inactive, ineffective’

Former Sri Lankan President Chandrika Bandarnaike Kumaratunga has slammed the SAARC and BIMSTEC for not doing anything to solve regional crises. “Both regional organisations failed...

US think-tank stresses direct Kabul-Taliban talks

The Trump administration, as it continues to strengthen the Afghan state and its security forces, has been asked to pressure Kabul to prioritise reaching...

IDB to sell off its most shares in largest private sector...

The Islamic Development Bank is selling off two-thirds of its shares in Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) as part of its tenure strategy to...

State Buddhist Authority Bans Nationalist Organization’s Name, Signboards

The state Buddhist Sangha authority, Ma Ha Na, imposed further restrictions on Burma’s biggest religious nationalist group, the Association for Protection of Race and...

China and India make big strides on climate change

Until recently, China and India have been cast as obstacles, at the very least reluctant conscripts, in the battle against climate change. That reputation...

Myanmar army clears itself of Rohingya atrocity claims

Myanmar's army on Tuesday (May 23) cleared itself of allegations that troops may have carried out ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims, but said a...

10 soldiers killed in Taliban attack on army base in Afghanistan

At least 10 Afghan soldiers were killed and several others wounded after Taliban attacked an army base in southern province of Kandahar overnight, a...

Govt adds 23 local units, elevates Birgunj and Biratnagar as metros

The government has added 23  local units and elevated two sub metropolitan cities to metropolis in Tarai districts, making the total number of local...

Iran continues deporting undocumented Afghan refugees

Nearly 130,000 undocumented Afghan refugees have been forced by the Iranian government to go home this year, heading to an uncertain future with the...

CJ’s opinion shall have primacy: BD HC

The chief justice is the key person in forming opinion as to the eligibility of persons for appointment in the higher judiciary and his...

Book to commemorate Her Majesty the Royal Grandmother’s birth anniversary

In commemoration of Her Majesty the Royal Grandmother Ashi Kesang Choeden Wangchuck’s 87th birth anniversary, a book titled “The Heart of a Sacred Kingdom,...

India uses up more groundwater than US and China

Right on the edge of the Ganga basin that spans 11 Indian states lies Naujhil block, a few kilometres west of the Yamuna in...

Maldives SC will make final decision on all no confidence motions...

Supreme Court of the Maldives has passed a verdict saying that they would be making the final decision in all of the no confidence...

Islami Bank Bangladesh in dire straits

Islami Bank, the largest and most profitable bank in the country, has plunged into a bout of infighting within just five months of wholesale...