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INDIA TO PROVIDE $115M TO BANGLADESH FOR SPECIAL ECONOMIC...

The special economic zone dedicated to Indian investors in Bangladesh is going to get $115 million under the 34th line of credit from I...

PAKISTAN’S PRODUCTIVITY LOWER THAN BANGLADESH

Experts have said that raising awareness of various instruments available to facilitate export promotion and compliance with internatio...

WORLD BANK PLEDGES $200M TO PROTECT AFGHAN BUSINESSES

The World Bank Board on Friday approved a $200 million grant to help Afghanistan mitigate the impact of COVID-19 and provide relief to...

‘VERY HOPEFUL TO CONTINUE US-NORTH KOREA DIALOGUE’, SAYS M...

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said that the United States is “very hopeful” to continue dialogue with North Ko...

UP GANGSTER VIKAS DUBEY SHOT DEAD WHILE BEING TAKEN TO KAN...

Uttar Pradesh’s most wanted gangster and the main accused in the killing of eight policemen last week, Vikas Dubey was shot dead...

FORMER BANGLADESH HOME MINISTER SAHARA KHATUN MP DIES AT B...

Senior Awami League leader and former home minister Sahara Khatun has died at a Bangkok hospital at the age of 77. The MP from Dhaka-1...

UZBEK MILITANT GROUP CLAIMS IT CONDUCTED OPERATION WITH TA...

An Uzbek militant group, Khatiba Imam al-Bukhari (KIB), with the release of two pictures has claimed that in a joint operation with the...

UN OFFICIALS SEEK PROBE INTO TORTURE, CUSTODIAL DEATHS OF...

Four UN special rapporteurs have asked the Indian government to investigate the alleged torture and custodial killings of several Musli...

FM QURESHI DISPELS RUMOURS ABOUT HIS HEALTH AFTER 'HACKING...

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, who recently tested positive for Covid-19, on Thursday dispelled rumours about his health after...

ASIA CUP POSTPONED, SRI LANKA SWAP HOSTING RIGHTS WITH PAK...

This year's Asia Cup tournament, originally scheduled for September, has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Cricket...

SRI LANKA TO SIGN PRISONER EXCHANGE DEAL WITH AFGHANISTAN

Sri Lanka is to sign a prisoner exchange agreement with Afghanistan, the Government said yesterday. The Transfer of Offenders Act No....

577 BANGLADESHIS REPATRIATED FROM SAUDI ARABIA, QATAR

A total of 577 Bangladeshi citizens were repatriated from Saudi Arabia and Qatar today on two separate special flights of Biman Banglad...

FAZLE KABIR TO CONTINUE AS CENTRAL BANK CHIEF AS BANGLADES...

The parliament has passed a bill allowing Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir to continue the job until the age of 67 instead of 65....

INDIA, CHINA DIPLOMATS TO MEET ON LADAKH STAND-OFF TOMORRO...

India and China will on Friday discuss ways to build on the disengagement process that was started this week after the conversation bet...

SEOUL MAYOR REPORTED MISSING, MASSIVE SEARCH OPERATION UND...

Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon speaks during a press conference at Seoul City Hall before he was reported missing [Cheon Jin-hwan/Newsis/A...

INDIAN EXPAT DIES AFTER ASSAULT OVER AN ARGUMENT IN DUBAI

An Indian man went on trial at the Dubai Court of First Instance after he was accused of assaulting his countryman to death over a heat...

PAKISTAN INVITES INDIA TO FILE REVIEW AGAINST SPY'S CONVIC...

Kulbhushan Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military tribunal in 2017, but the ICJ ordered Islamabad last year to review...

MOVE ROHINGYA FROM FLOOD-PRONE ISLAND: HRW URGES BANGLADES...

Human Rights Watch has called on Bangladesh to move more than 300 Rohingya refugees, including children, to the camps in Cox's Bazaar d...

COVID-19: BANGLADESH REPORTS 41 NEW DEATHS, 3,307 CASES IN...

The death toll from Covid-19 in Bangladesh climbed to 2,238 on Thursday with 41 more people succumbing to the disease in the past 24 ho...

GLOBAL TEMPERATURES MAY RISE BY MORE THAN 1.5C FOR NEXT FI...

Global temperatures will continue to warm over the next five years, and may even temporarily rise to more than 1.5 degrees Celsius abov...

SRI LANKA CALLS ON UN TO ALWAYS REMAIN IMPARTIAL

Sri Lanka has called on the United Nations, as the largest global body that is committed to ensure the rights of every human being, to...