• Monday, Jul 26, 2021
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48 Bangladeshis held in Malaysia for...

48 Bangladeshis held in Malaysia for...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 21 2021

The surau management did not allow them inside after reaching the limit of 100 people

China to continue vaccine aid to...

China to continue vaccine aid to...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jul 16 2021

China highly appreciates Bangladesh’s firm support on issues of related to its core interests,...

Black box retrieved from crashed Philippines...

Black box retrieved from crashed Philippines...

Accident

Tue, Jul 6 2021

The death toll rose on Monday to 52, including three civilians on the ground

Covid-19 curbs reimposed in Moscow as...

Covid-19 curbs reimposed in Moscow as...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 28 2021

The Delta variant is now in 85 countries and is the most contagious of any identified so far

Malaysia orders 21-day quarantine for...

Malaysia orders 21-day quarantine for...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 24 2021

Other South Asian countries put under the same directive are: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Nepal

ILO: Covid-hit domestic workers lost...

ILO: Covid-hit domestic workers lost...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 15 2021

A report by the International Labour Organization showed that fewer than one in five domestic workers,...

CPJ slams Myanmar military for jailing...

CPJ condemns conviction of 2 Myanmar...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 2 2021

Myanmar’s junta must stop jailing journalists and should ensure press freedom, says CPJ

UNHCR seeks vaccinations for refugees...

UNHCR seeks vaccinations for refugees...

World

Wed, Jun 2 2021

As of May 31, there have been over 1,188 cases confirmed among the refugee population, with more than...

Philippines douses five-hour blaze in...

Philippines douses five-hour blaze in...

Asia Pacific

Sun, May 16 2021

No casualties were reported in the fire

Saudi Arabia to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr...

Saudi to celebrate Eid on Thursday

World

Tue, May 11 2021

Most years Bangladesh celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr a day after Saudi Arabia so it might be speculated that...

Malaysia to impose travel ban on Bangladesh,...

Malaysia to impose travel ban on...

Asia Pacific

Wed, May 5 2021

Malaysia on Wednesday imposed movement restrictions on top of the lockdown in the capital Kuala Lumpur...

Indonesia authorities say found missing...

Indonesia authorities say found missing...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Apr 25 2021

The discovery comes a day after the navy had first confirmed the retrieval of fragments from the submarine,...

Armenians commemorate WWI-era massacres...

Armenians commemorate WWI-era massacres...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Apr 24 2021

Biden's landmark move risks further inflaming Washington's tensions with Nato ally Turkey

Pacific Ocean storm intensifies into...

Pacific Ocean storm intensifies into...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Apr 19 2021

More than 100,000 people were evacuated from coastal areas, according to provincial disaster...

Hospitals run short of beds as Asia's...

Hospitals run short of beds as Asia's...

World

Thu, Apr 15 2021

India breached 200,000 daily infections for the first time on Thursday

Philippines, US launch military drills...

Philippines, US launch military...

World

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Social distancing protocols significantly cut the number of troops from almost 8,000 to nearly a thousand...

Asia's rising coronavirus cases a worry...

Asia's rising coronavirus cases a...

World

Thu, Apr 8 2021

South Korea and the Philippines have suspended the use of the vaccine for people under 60 over a possible...

Philippines: 220 Chinese militia vessels...

Philippines: 220 Chinese vessels spotted...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 21 2021

China's foreign ministry did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Sunday

What now for North Korea and US...

What now for North Korea and US...

World

Thu, Mar 18 2021

US officials say they have attempted to reach out to Pyongyang through 'several channels' in...

Blinken blasts 'aggressive' China, Austin...

Blinken blasts 'aggressive' China

North America

Wed, Mar 17 2021

Blinken and Austin is visiting Japan and S Korea in a bid to fortify US alliances in Asia

Strong 7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes...

7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes New...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Mar 4 2021

There is no longer a tsunami threat from the earthquake, says Pacific Tsunami Warning Center