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Twitter goes wild over Zara skirt that resembles Indian 'lungi'

The lungi is typically worn by men around their waist in India and South East Asian countries.

30 Jan 2018 4:10 PM

U-19 World Cup: India colts set up Pakistan date

Apart from opener Pinak Ghosh (43), none of the other Bangladesh batsmen could cross the 20-run mark.

27 Jan 2018 5:50 AM

US diplomat resigns from Suu Kyi panel on Rohingya crisis

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 blames Bangladesh for delay in repatriation of Rohingya refugees

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

Repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar delayed: Bangladesh

The United Nations described the military operation as ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya, which Myanmar denies.

22 Jan 2018 3:03 PM


Rohingya deal aims to repatriate refugees 'within 2 years'

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

1st camp to house Rohingyas will be ready next week: Myanmar official

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

Fear stalks Bangladesh’s Christians after attacks

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

Doctors in India see patients for just two minutes: study

India’s primary care consultation time was two minutes in 2015.

09 Nov 2017 1:59 PM

Obesity rates among children have peaked in rich countries

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@70: Lot to be proud of, much to do

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

Rohingya Muslims 'abused': Myanmar rejects UN interference

Reports of atrocities inflicted upon the minority community have surfaced despite the government's denial.

03 May 2017 5:02 PM

Pak actions in 1971 were genocide, Modi backs us: B'desh PM

Sheikh Hasina said India supports Bangladesh in its endeavour to declare Pakistani atrocities in 1971 as 'genocide'.

10 Apr 2017 11:22 AM

Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar fear permanent displacement

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

Acid attack victims redefine beauty in Bangladesh fashion show

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


Irrfan Khan's No Bed of Roses banned in Bangladesh

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

India A punish B'desh in drawn warm-up match

Tamim Iqbal remained unbeaten at 42 while Soumya Sarkar contributed 25 before being dismissed by Kuldeep Yadav.

06 Feb 2017 7:32 PM

B'desh: Threats of violent extremism are symptoms of deeper social and political problems

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

VK Singh compares Pak army to Nazis for atrocities in 1971 war

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

Bay of Bengal ‘games’

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