Daily Archives: August 6, 2017

Muhith’s remarks on 16th constitutional amendment verdict horrifying, says BNP’s Moudud

A senior BNP leader has criticised Finance Minister AMA Muhith’s comments on the top court’s decision that declared the 16th constitutional amendment illegal. “A very senior cabinet member has...

Surrounded in controversy Lanka’s FM tipped to resign

When Ravi Karunanayake was given the portfolio of finance by the current regime which heralded the promise of good governance following the victory of President Maithripala Sirisena in the...

Malaysia detains illegal immigrants in raid on ‘Bangla Market’ in Kuala Lumpur

The Malaysian authorities have detained more Bangladeshis in a drive on a market at Jalan Silang in Kuala Lumpur conducted as part of the ongoing crackdown on illegal immigrants. The...

India’s V. Naidu elected VP in another boost for Modi

India's ruling party candidate M. Venkaiah Naidu was elected vice president in a parliamentary vote on Saturday (Aug 5), enabling the party to boost its political standing in his...

Afghanistan is a lot worse than we think

Afghanistan is a mess for the US. This is evident from the way the Afghan question has forced policy makers and American leadership in Washington to switch policy options...

India rebuilding sub fleet amid China threat

After years of delay, India's navy is preparing to take delivery of one of the world's stealthiest and most deadly fighting tools: the INS Kalvari, an attack submarine named...