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Salman: Govt to build high-tech park...

Salman: Govt to build high-tech park...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 9 2021

Salman said tech giants like Samsung are coming to Bangladesh to make mobiles as the country is being...

Survey: 1 in 3 female expats physically...

Survey: 1 in 3 female expats physically...

Labour

Sat, Oct 9 2021

More than half or 52% face mental abuse, and about a tenth of them (11%) are subjected to sexual...

Fear of arrest in Hong Kong over Taiwan...

Hong Kong raids feared over Taiwan...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 9 2021

October 10 marks the anniversary of the 1911 uprising which ushered in a new Republic of China

Chilean scientist plans to clean up...

'Metal-eating' bacteria to clean up...

Science

Sat, Oct 9 2021

The bacteria are not harmful to humans or the environment, the researcher says

Ressa's Nobel termed 'rebuke' to Duterte,...

Ressa's award a 'rebuke' to

South-East Asia

Sat, Oct 9 2021

The government is in an awkward position, with no comment from President Rodrigo Duterte who call Ressa's...

Taiwan says its future rests in hands...

Taiwan says future in people's...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 9 2021

Taiwan urges China to abandon its "provocative steps of intrusion, harassment and...

6 gunned down in Libya detention centre...

6 migrants killed in Libya detention...

Africa

Sat, Oct 9 2021

Libya booked more than 5,000 migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in a crackdown over the past week,...

55 dead, many others wounded in Afghan...

IS claims Afghan Shia mosque

South Asia

Fri, Oct 8 2021

The extremist group, bitter rivals of the Taliban, has repeatedly targeted Shias in a bid to stir up...

Kremlin welcomes fact that editor who...

Kremlin lauds Dmitry Muratov

World

Fri, Oct 8 2021

Muratov is one of two journalists to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

India SC unhappy as minister's son accused...

India SC unhappy as minister's son not...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 8 2021

The police on Thursday summoned the accused for questioning on Friday but he did not appear before...

Report: Indian, Chinese troops faced...

Indian, Chinese troops face off

South Asia

Fri, Oct 8 2021

Some 200 Chinese soldiers had crossed over into India’s side from Tibet and a few of them were...

Journalists Maria Ressa, Dmitry Muratov...

Journos win Nobel Peace Prize for free...

World

Fri, Oct 8 2021

They are honoured for the efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for democracy...

Bootleg alcohol kills 26 in southwestern...

Alcohol poisoning kills 26 in...

Europe

Fri, Oct 8 2021

Another 28 people are suffering alcohol poisoning symptoms

Ndakasi, gorilla in viral  2019 photobomb...

Ndakasi, gorilla in viral photobomb...

Africa

Thu, Oct 7 2021

The gorilla died at the age of 14 on September 26 after a prolonged illness

Russia to invite Taliban to October...

Taliban to be invited in Oct 20 Moscow...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 7 2021

The talks will follow a G20 summit on Afghanistan on October 12 that will seek to help the country avoid...

Tanzanian-born novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah...

Abdulrazak Gurnah wins Nobel for...

World

Thu, Oct 7 2021

He is honoured "for his uncompromising and compassionate penetration of the effects of colonialism...

Now Indian farm protesters hit by BJP...

Farm protesters attacked in another...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 7 2021

Frmers calls for a FIR filed against the vehicle's driver, and have threatened to gherao, or surround,...

India SC orders update on Uttar Pradesh...

'Arrest UP mayhem accused by...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 7 2021

Police summon Ashish Mishra, the son of India’s junior home minister Ajay Mishra, for questioning...

Mamata Banerjee takes oath as Bhabanipur...

Mamata Banerjee sworn-in as MP

South Asia

Thu, Oct 7 2021

The TMC chief had to win it to retain the post of chief minister

Rebel attack kills 11 civilians in Central...

'11 civilians killed in CAR"

Africa

Wed, Oct 6 2021

A UN report in March said hundreds of violations and abuses of human rights had been documented over...

Report: CIA lost dozens of informants...

'Dozens of CIA informants lost'

North America

Wed, Oct 6 2021

Adversarial intelligence services in countries such as Russia, China, Iran and Pakistan hunt down the...