Bangla Wednesday, February 26, 2020

SAM Special

Kashmiris happy to see pro-Indian politicians behind bars

Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti One of about two dozen conditionally released senior pro-India Kashmiri politicians, recalled how...

Padma Bridge expenditure goes up 297 per cent

Padma Bridge is gradually becoming more and more visible and with it, a long-standing dream is inching nearer fulfillment. The latest s...

Padma Bridge rail route to link up with Trans Asian rail n...

Plans are underway in Bangladesh for enhancing railway connectivity, using the railway route of the under-construction Padma Bridge. Wi...

AH-2 makes North Bengal a hub of South Asian trade and tou...

Kakarvitta Panitanki border post Kakarvitta is a dusty and crowded Nepal-India border post on the Nepalese side. Under a warm late...

US Congress moves to keep China away from selection of new...

Move over China-US trade tensions! Move over South China Sea rivalries! Move over Iran, North Korea and Palestine! Here’s an ar...

Lanka simultaneously battles coronavirus, China and India

Last week Sri Lanka commenced a series of Buddhist prayer ceremonies to rid “friendly” China of the coronavirus scourge....

Mahinda Rajapaksa holds his own in Delhi

Mahinda meets Modi in Delhi, Feb 8, 2020 In his first state visit to India as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa, held...

Who will wear the Delhi crown?

It’s a do or die battle for the 70-member Delhi State Assembly, voting for which is to take place on February 8 and results expec...

It’s time Pakistan evolved a foreign policy to suit changi...

Gen. Bajwa in Iran Rapid globalization and the visible shift of economic and political momentum towards (Eur) Asia because of Chin...

Can the Lankan national anthem be sung in Tamil also?

Sinhala, Tamil and Muslim girls of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka is to celebrate its 72nd Independence Day on February 04, but there is a wo...

Modi regime’s budget aims to win over the alienated middle...

The Narendra Modi government’s annual budget for 2020-2021, presented to the Indian parliament on Saturday, was primarily aimed a...

Why Bangladesh is more attractive for workers than India

If indeed India has a Bangladeshi problem, it’s resolving itself rapidly without costly government intervention Many Indians bel...

EU draft resolution says BJP govt is creating the “largest...

The European Union’s Left MPs’ group has said in a resolution to be placed before the European parliament shortly, that Ind...

Lankan President’s initiative to rescue tea and tourism

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksais the only Head of State and government to take an interestin two of the most important sectors...

‘Extraordinary horrors inflicted on Muslims of UP’

Policemen detain a protesting student, holding a book on the Indian Constitution, outside Uttar Pradesh Bhawan in New Delhi, on Dec...

Ahead of parliamentary polls, Gotabaya regime gives econom...

With Prime Minster Mahinda Rajapaksa confirming to media editors on Thursday that the government will seek a two-thirds majority in the...

Mixed reactions to bill to replace Lankan Muslim Marriage...

There are various kinds of reactions to the private member’s bill presented to the Sri Lankan parliament to repeal the controvers...

Kashmiri medical students denied Bangladesh visa

Nearly 350 Kashmiri students headed for Bangladesh to undergo medical education are stranded in Delhi, Kolkata, Guwahati and Agartala f...

President Gotabaya puts Lankan Tamils at the cross roads

Days after President Gotabaya Rajapaksa categorically refused to give into the Sri Lankan Tamils’ demand for a federal constituti...

Continued squabbling reduces UNP’s chances in upcoming Sri...

Sajith talks with Ranil One week into the New Year, there is still no sign that the leader of the United National Party (UNP),...

Lankan bar raps Switzerland for baseless allegation agains...

The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL), the apex body of lawyers in Sri Lanka, has slammed Switzerland for what it describes as a base...