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Will the BNP jettison Jamaat?

Will the BNP jettison Jamaat?

Politics

Tue, Oct 5 2021

Younger leaders wish to cut ties

Three gunned down in Kashmir in an...

Three gunned down in Kashmir

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

The victims include a prominent chemist and a Muslim cabbie

Mamata Banerjee, 2 other Trinamool MPs...

Mamata to take oath Thursday

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

She was required to win the by-election to retain the post of chief minister

Indian minister admits SUV that ran...

Indian minister owns SUV that ran over...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

FIR says the attack was well-planned by the minister and his son

Singapore parliament clears 'foreign...

Singapore okays 'foreign interference'...

World

Tue, Oct 5 2021

Campaigners say it is the latest piece of draconian legislation to be rolled out in a city-state where...

Israel-Abbas ties warming but peace...

Israel-Abbas ties warming, peace talks...

Middle East

Tue, Oct 5 2021

For Abbas and his Palestinian Authority, talking to Israel is partly about "taking advantage of...

Sri Lanka agrees to reform terror law...

Sri Lanka to reform terror law

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

The law allows police to arrest and detain suspects for long periods and confessions extracted from suspects...

Study: Dhaka worst-hit by extreme heat...

Study: Dhaka worst-hit by extreme...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 5 2021

The capital of Bangladesh bags the grim feat as it sees an increase of 575 million person-days of extreme...

Vietnam for establishing air connectivity...

Vietnam wants direct flights to...

Communication

Tue, Oct 5 2021

The move is expected to promote connectivity and tourism

India says Chinese Air Force still present...

'Chinese Air Force still present at...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

His comments came just three days after Indian Army chief said that China deployed a considerable number...

Afghanistan to start issuing passports...

Afghanistan to start issuing passports...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

Between 5,000 and 6,000 passports are to be issued each day, with women being employed to process those...

Priyanka Gandhi among India opposition...

India opposition leaders charged for...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

Earlier on Tuesday, Priyanka said that she had been kept in detention in Uttar Pradesh for over 28 hours...

Video shows SUV running over India protesting...

India farm protest attack video...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi questions why the person who ran over the farmers has not been arrested...

French Catholic Church inquiry finds...

French Catholic priests abused 216,000...

Europe

Tue, Oct 5 2021

The findings follow widespread outrage over a string of paedophilia claims and prosecutions against Church...

India warns of possible power...

India fears power crisis

South Asia

Tue, Oct 5 2021

More than half the plants are on alert for outages and the government mulls bringing idled power stations...

Four farmers among eight killed in India...

Eight including four farmers killed...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Farmers unions claimed that two of the protesters were ran over by a vehicle in the convoy of the Union...

At least 9 dead as cyclone lashes Oman,...

9 dead as cyclone lashes Oman,

Middle East

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Flights were suspended and schools closed as the storm, with wind speeds up to 139 kilometres an hour,...

Eight dead as small plane crashes in...

Italy plane crash kills 8

Europe

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Flames and smoke shot in the air and several vehicles parked along the street caught fire, witnesses...

UAE official: Time to manage rivalry...

'Time to manage rivalry with Iran,...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 3 2021

The UAE has moved to de-escalate tensions by engaging with non-Arab Iran and Turkey, whose influence...

Algeria escalates France dispute with...

Algeria escalates France dispute

Europe

Sun, Oct 3 2021

France's jets regularly fly over the former French colony to reach the Sahel region of western Africa,...

First ever 'Egyptair' flight lands in...

First 'Egyptair' flight reaches...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Egyptair will now run four flights per week into Israel under its own banner