By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 11 : In reply to Hefazat-e-Islam mayhem, Bangladesh Law Minister Anisul Haque has warned the militant outfit Hefazat-e-Ismal and others of strict action if they try...Read More..
By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 10 : At least 12 people were injured in an attack staged by members of the Hefazat-e-Islam militant outfit at a mosque in Bangladesh’s Gaibandha district....Read More..
Kathmandu, April 10 : Zhang Hong, a 46-year-old visually-impaired Chinese climber, is attempting to summit Mt.Everest this spring, a company organising his expedition said. “If he manages to reach the...Read More..
Dhaka, April 10 : The Bangladesh’s government is contemplating imposing a “full lockdown” for one week from April 14 in an effort to curb the recent resurgence of new Covid-19...Read More..
Islamabad, April 10 : Amid te ongoing third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) has approved China’s Sinovac vaccine against the virus for emergency...Read More..
Kathmandu, April 9 : Nepal’s primary opposition party, the Nepali Congress has begun talks with the Nepal Communist Party-Maoist Centre and the Janata Samajbadi Party to unseat Prime Minister K.P.Sharma...Read More..
Beed (Maharashtra), April 9 : In a shocking incident, a couple from Maharashtra’s Beed was found dead at their home in New Jersey on Wednesday by police called by neighbours...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 9 : Pakistan and India relations may have hit a small bump with the recent decision by the Imran Khan-led government to refrain from importing cotton...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 9 : Top commanders of the Pakistan Army held a Corps Commander Conference (CCC) to review the overall security situation with a detailed review of the...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 9 : US President Joe Biden’s administration has imposed sanctions on an alleged Pakistan-based human smuggling organisation, after it was found involved and guilty for smuggling...Read More..
Islamabad, April 9 : Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said that members of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation should push back against vaccine nationalism and undue export restrictions to...Read More..
Kolkata, April 8 : A special NIA court on Thursday sentenced Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) terrorist Rizual Islam aka Riyaz aka Sumon to seven-year rigorous imprisonment in a 2017 case...Read More..
New Delhi, April 8 : India and Sri Lanka on Friday decided to strengthen their existing cooperation mechanisms and also designate “nodal points” for timely and effective handling of existing...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 8 : Pakistans National Assembly Standing Committee on Interior has approved a Bill that would punish those who intentionally criticise the countrys armed forces. The committee...Read More..
Islamabad, April 8 : Private importers in Pakistan are negotiating to procure more of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine for commercial sale. AGP Pharma, a pharmaceutical company based in the southern...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 8 : The US Department of State has called on both India and Pakistan to hold direct talks and resolve pending issues with an aim to...Read More..
Colombo, April 8 : Caroline Jurie, the 2019 winner of the Mrs.Sri Lanka who tried to seize the crown of this year’s winner Pushpika De Silva leading to a brawl...Read More..
New Delhi, April 8 : Continuing with the excellent tradition of strong bilateral and defence ties between India and Bangladesh, Indian Army Chief General M.M.Naravane is on a five-day visit...Read More..
By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 8 : Rafiqul Islam Madani, a preacher of the Hefazat-e-Islam militant outfit in Bangladesh, has been arrested on charges of anti-state speech and inciting chaos. The...Read More..
Islamabad, April 8 : Visiting Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and his counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi here during which the two sides agreed to...Read More..
Islamabad, April 7 : Pakistan on Wednesday passed the grim milestone of 15,000 Covid-19-related deaths as the country struggles to contain the spread of the virus amid a third wave...Read More..
Kabul, April 7 : At least 59 people were killed in insurgent activities and clashes in Afghanistan in the past 24 hours, a local independent war monitoring group said on...Read More..
Kathmandu, April 7 : Nepal on Wednesday started administering Chinese Covid-19 vaccines amid a resurgence of new cases int he Himalayan nation. A batch of the vaccines developed by Sinopharm...Read More..
By Sumit SaxenaNew Delhi, April 7 : India recorded 1,15,736 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the biggest-ever single-day spike since the onset of the pandemic, taking the...Read More..
By Hamzah AmeerIslamabad, April 7 : In a major decision aimed at curbing the worsening financial and economic situation of Pakistan due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Imran Khan...Read More..
By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 7 : At least 20 people were injured in a blast at the residence of a Bangladesh municipality Mayor. The incident took place at about 9...Read More..
Chandigarh, April 7 : A Pakistani intruder was neutralised by the Border Security Force (BSF) and Punjab Police in a joint operation along the International Border in the Amritsar sector...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerKarachi, April 6 : It seems that hopes of renewed peace between arch-rivals India and Pakistan have started to show positive affects on the ground with both sides...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 6 : Since the time the Biden administration has taken over, Pakistan has been putting its efforts to reset its relations with the US through a...Read More..
By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 6 : Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that India and Pakistan cannot afford to engage in an all-out war, as both countries are...Read More..
New Delhi, April 6 : A steep increase in coal plant development in China offset a retreat from coal in the rest of the world in 2020, resulting in the...Read More..
Colombo, April 6 : Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has imposed an immediate ban on the import of palm oil and ordered the gradual removal of the crops, in a...Read More..
Dhaka, April 6 : The death toll from a ferry capsize in Bangladesh has increased to 34 after more bodies in the Shitalakkhya river in Narayanganj district, officials said on...Read More..
Islamabad, April 6 : Pakistani authorities announced on Tuesday that most schools would remain closed for another three weeks as thousands of children were infected with Covid-19 amid a third...Read More..
Dhaka, April 6 : At least one person was killed and several others were wounded after a protest against Covid-19 restrictions turned violent in Bangladesh, police said on Tuesday. The...Read More..
By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 6 : Of the 30 bodies found after a ferry capsized in the Shitalakkhya river in Bangladesh’s Narayanganj district, two corpses of a woman and her...Read More..
Washington, April 5 : Jo Kaur, an Indian-American activist and civil rights lawyer, is is now fighting for the treatment of her 15-month son, who has been diagnosed with a...Read More..
Dhaka, April 5 : At least 26 people were killed after a ferry capsized in the Shitalakkhya river in Bangladesh’s Narayanganj district, an official said on Monday. The accident site...Read More..
By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 5 : Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged citizens of the country to do their bit in curbing the spread of Covid-19 as the second...Read More..
Dhaka, April 5 : At least four people were killed after a ferry capsized in the Shitalakkhya river in Bangladesh’s Narayanganj district, an official said on Monday. The accident site...Read More..
Kabul, April 5 : One soldier was killed and four others were wounded in an IED explosion that targeted an army vehicle in Kabul’s Qarabagh district on Monday, police said...Read More..
Kathmandu, April 5 : The Nepal government has decided to administer the Chinese Covid-19 vaccine don Wednesday amid resurging cases of the novel coronavirus in the Himalayan country, an official...Read More..
Islamabad, April 5 : A Pakistan anti-terrorism court judge, his wife and two children were killed after unidentified gunmen opened fire at his vehicle in Swabi district, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province,...Read More..
Islamabad, April 5 : Another Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) terrorist was killed by security forces in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, a day after another active militant was eliminated in the province, an Army...Read More..
By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 4 : A launch carrying around 100 passengers sank in the Shitalakkha river in Narayanganj after being hit by a goods-laden cargo vessel on Sunday and...Read More..
Dr Amjad Ayub MirzaLondon, April 4 : The Directors General of Military Operations of both India and Pakistan took a bold decision in February to establish ceasefire across the Line...Read More..
Kabul, April 4 : At least 82 militants have been confirmed dead as warplanes pounded Taliban hideouts and positions in Afghanistan’s Kandahar province, the former stronghold of the militant group,...Read More..
Islamabad, April 4 : An active Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) terrorist was killed during an intense exchange of fire with security forces in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, an army statement said. The...Read More..
Kathmandu, April 3 : Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli who is in trouble inside his own party, is likely to face tougher days ahead as the primary opposition, Nepali...Read More..
Dhaka, April 3 : The Bangladesh government has decided to enforce a one-week lockdown from April 5 to control the new Covid-19 wave in the country, a Minister announced here...Read More..