The lungi is typically worn by men around their waist in India and South East Asian countries.
30 Jan 2018 4:10 PM
Apart from opener Pinak Ghosh (43), none of the other Bangladesh batsmen could cross the 20-run mark.
27 Jan 2018 5:50 AM
Bill accused Suu Kyi of a 'furious response' to his calls to help free two Reuters journalists arrested while reporting on Rakhine crisis.
25 Jan 2018 3:16 PM
Myanmar authorities are also accused of drawing out the process by agreeing to take back just 1,500 people a week.
23 Jan 2018 4:02 PM
The United Nations described the military operation as ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya, which Myanmar denies.
22 Jan 2018 3:03 PM
It does not cover Rohingya refugees who were living in Bangladesh prior to that date who the UN estimates number at 200,000.
16 Jan 2018 1:10 PM
The UN refugee agency said it is not involved in the process but is willing to play a 'constructive role' in the process if allowed.
15 Jan 2018 3:53 PM
Christian leaders say many have left Bangladesh in recent years as the community increasingly finds itself targeted by Islamists.
27 Nov 2017 1:00 AM
India’s primary care consultation time was two minutes in 2015.
09 Nov 2017 1:59 PM
Globally, more children are still underweight rather than obese although the researchers think that will change by 2022 if trends continue.
11 Oct 2017 7:59 AM
India is the sixth largest economy in the world in terms of GDP, and the third largest by purchasing power parity.
16 Aug 2017 2:15 AM
Reports of atrocities inflicted upon the minority community have surfaced despite the government's denial.
03 May 2017 5:02 PM
Sheikh Hasina said India supports Bangladesh in its endeavour to declare Pakistani atrocities in 1971 as 'genocide'.
10 Apr 2017 11:22 AM
The names of those Rohingya Muslims found missing during the house-to-house official count are crossed through with a red pen.
16 Mar 2017 11:43 AM
The fashion show aimed to redefine the notion of beauty while calling attention to the menace of such attacks.
08 Mar 2017 12:40 PM
The film begins with a disclaimer that the film has no resemblance to any real life characters alive or dead.
18 Feb 2017 7:31 PM
Tamim Iqbal remained unbeaten at 42 while Soumya Sarkar contributed 25 before being dismissed by Kuldeep Yadav.
06 Feb 2017 7:32 PM
In reality, it is Islam – a religion close to hearts of millions of Bangladeshi Muslims – that is under assault from violent extremists.
13 Jan 2017 5:03 PM
December 16 for all those who took part in the liberation war of Bangladesh evokes emotions and nostalgia, the former army chief said.
16 Dec 2016 3:44 PM
Dhaka and Beijing have agreed to elevate ties to sort of a strategic partnership to cover defence or security-related issues.
13 Dec 2016 1:30 AM