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8 MALAYSIANS LINKED TO DELHI MOSQUE EVENT CAUGHT BEFORE TA...

They were caught at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport today. (File) Eight Malaysian citizens who were about to board a s...

BANGLADESH GOVT EXTENDS GENERAL HOLIDAYS TILL APRIL 14

The government on Sunday declared April 12 and 13 as general holidays, aiming to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The public adminis...

RMG WORKERS ASKED TO GO BACK FROM FACTORIES’ GATE

In the face of severe criticism, BGMEA urged all garment owners to close down the factories A huge number of garment workers have been...

CORONAVIRUS: MIRPUR BUILDING PUT ON LOCKDOWN AS COUPLE FOU...

Mirpur police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mostajirur Rahman confirmed the matter on Sunday Police have placed a five-storey buildin...

PM HASINA UNVEILS NEW STIMULUS PACKAGES OF TK 677.5B

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday announced four new stimulus packages of Tk 677.5 billion to overcome the possible economic shock...

TRUMP REQUESTS PM MODI TO RELEASE HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE ORDER...

India’s Directorate General of Foreign Trade on March 25 banned the export of the anti-malarial drug U.S. President Donald Trump...

INTL AID REQUIRES INCLUSIVE GOVT IN AFGHANISTAN: WELLS

Alice Wells, the US’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs, in a tweet said that internationa...

IRAN URGES EUROPEAN UNION TO DEFY US SANCTIONS AMID COVID-...

Iran envoy to Belgium on Saturday asked the European Union to oppose US sanctions on Iran amid the surge of COVID-19 pandemic, accordin...

OPEC+ EMERGENCY MEETING UNLIKELY TO TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY D...

The special emergency OPEC+ meeting to try to end the oil price war by cutting the production by the OPEC and other major oil producers...

INDIA TO SWITCH OFF LIGHTS FOR 9 MINUTES AT 9 PM TONIGHT ‘...

As the 21-day-lockdown enters its 11th day on Sunday, India will turn off its lights at 9 pm for 9 minutes and light up candles or diya...

MODI-TRUMP HOLD PHONE CONVERSATION, TALK OF INDIA-US PARTN...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on Saturday held a detailed discussion on the situation arising out of the c...

WORLD BANK SEES PAKISTAN’S ECONOMIC GROWTH SLIDING TO 1%

Pakistan’s economic growth may slip to nearly 1%  the situation that the country went through at the time of the last severe...

UN SAYS EMERGENCY FISCAL SUPPORT WILL HELP SRI LANKA

As Sri Lanka continues to battle coronavirus (COVID-19), the United Nations (UN) says emergency fiscal support will help the country co...

BANGLADESH EXTENDS TRANSPORT BAN TILL APRIL 11

The government on Saturday extended the ongoing ban on public transports on roads till April 11 to prevent the spread of the novel coro...

BANGLADESH REPORTS 2 MORE CORONAVIRUS DEATHS

Two more coronavirus patients have died in the last 24 hours in the country, IEDCR said today. Of them, one was a 90-year-old, and the...

COVID-19: PALESTINE PREZ MAHMOUD ABBAS DECLARES STATE OF E...

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday announced to extend the state of emergency for 30 days amid the new coronavirus pandemic....

194 PAKISTANIS STUCK IN TURKEY RETURN HOME

A total of 194 Pakistanis stranded in Turkey because of the coronavirus lockdown and suspension of airlines operations returned to the...

PRINCE CHARLES OPENS HOSPITAL BUILT IN NINE DAYS TO FIGHT...

Britain’s Prince Charles opened a new hospital in London on Friday, erected to provide thousands of extra beds for patients with...

PM IMRAN CALLS OUT BJP'S DR SUBRAMANIAN SWAMY OVER HIS BIG...

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy is facing backlash over his bigoted comments that Muslims in India do not deserve the...

CHINA PAUSES IN MEMORY OF VIRUS VICTIMS AND 'MARTYRS'

China came to a standstill on Saturday to mourn patients and medical staff killed by the coronavirus, as the world's most populous coun...

‘HOPE THEY DON’T BURN THEIR HOMES’: SANJAY RAUT ON PM MODI...

Taking a jibe at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to lit diyas on Sunday at 9 pm, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said hope &ldqu...