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Wikipedia updates the COVID-19 situation in Bangladesh

With the global outbreak of novel coronavirus or COVID-19, the world is seeing the worst pandemic in living history. Starting in Wuhan...

National power grid terms the 9 PM light-off event unprece...

Reduction in power demand as a result of switching off lights at 9 pm for 9 minutes on Sunday will suddenly reduce power demand by 12,8...

Tablighi Jamaat members should be killed by firing bullets...

MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Saturday said that the Tablighi Jamaat members who reportedly misbehaved with women medical staff during qua...

J&K regional parties say Modi govt’s amendment to new domi...

Politicians in the newly created Union Territory (UT) are far from reconciling with the changes in job policies ushered in after the er...

India’s coronavirus outbreak stokes Islamophobia as Muslim...

Muslims in India fear they will face growing Islamophobia after hundreds of coronavirus cases were linked to a recent weeks-long event...

India not to evacuate its citizens from Bangladesh or any...

File photo The government of India on Friday informed the Delhi High Court that due to the lockdown to contain the spread COVID-19...

Saarc backs Pakistan proposal for health ministers’ video...

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) secretary general Esala Ruwan Weerakoon on Thursday backed Pakistan’s pr...

Primark among retailers cancelling £2.4bn orders in ‘catas...

More than a million Bangaldeshi garment workers have been sent home without pay or have lost their jobs after western clothing brands c...

Coronavirus: Tamil Nadu man's 500-km walk amid lockdown be...

A 23-year-old man who had trekked 500 kilometres from Nagpur on his way home to Namakkal in Tamil Nadu, collapsed and died while restin...

Pakistan strongly condemns Indian govt's attempt to 'illeg...

Prime Minister Imran Khan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that Pakistan strongly condemns the Indian government's conti...

Taliban ready to begin cease-fires in virus-hit Afghan are...

The Taliban said Wednesday the group was ready to declare a cease-fire in areas of Afghanistan under its control if they are hit by a c...

'Chinese-looking' Indians targeted in racist attacks

A Manipuri woman reads a newspaper at the Ima market As tension rises in India over the spread of coronavirus, people original...

Coronavirus: Sri Lanka needs to scale up testing, say govt...

A powerful trade union of government doctors in Sri Lanka has urged authorities to scale up testing to contain the spread of COVID-19 c...

China-India relations at new starting point, facing new op...

China-India relations are standing at a new starting point and facing new opportunities, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday...

Myanmar police continue arrests, interrogations of reporte...

VOM, Narinjara and Khit Thit face terrorism charges for interviewing the Arakan Army Myanmar Special Branch Police are crackin...

Bangladeshi garment exporters face $6 billion hit as world...

Bangladesh, the second-largest apparel producer after China, is set to lose roughly $6 billion in export revenue this financial year am...

Myanmar military warns KIA: Drive out AA or face attack

Arakan Army recruits during military training in Laiza, Kachin State Myanmar’s army has reportedly threatened to attack two...

Visit Nepal 2020 called off, finally

The government has formally cancelled the Visit Nepal 2020 campaign, a month after its major promotional activities in the overseas mar...

Company charged millions for pro-America ads that never ai...

An information operations contractor billed the Pentagon millions of dollars for pro-US television and radio ads that never aired in Af...

In bail conditions, Shaheen Bagh protesters told not to po...

Three people arrested from the anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protest site at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh while clearing it on March 2...

India's internet curbs in Kashmir hamper coronavirus fight

India’s health ministry on Monday invited doctors in Indian-administered Kashmir to an online training session on managing ventil...