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India suffers driest June in five years,...

India suffers driest June in five years,...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Over half of India's arable land relies on rainfall, while agriculture makes up about 15% of Asia's...

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting...

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Suburban trains were delayed by as much as two hours because the tracks were submerged under water while...

35 dead as bus plunges into gorge in...

35 dead as bus plunges into gorge in...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 1 2019

It was the second deadly crash in less than a week in the northern state of Jammu and Kashmir

Bangladesh, with four other vie for...

Bangladesh, with four other vie for...

Cricket

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Australia have confirmed their semifinal spot while five other teams - New Zealand, England, Bangladesh,...

Walsh not worried about Mashrafe’s...

Walsh not worried about Mashrafe’s...

Cricket

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Walsh, former West Indies fast bowler and one of the legends in the game, believes Bangladesh have plenty...

Tigers back on practice

Tigers back on practice

Cricket

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Bangladesh have two games in their hand, India next and then Pakistan, and Tigers need to win both the...

The art of national branding

The art of national branding

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jun 28 2019

How can Bangladesh establish itself in the minds of the global population?

Straight Bat: “Cricket betting is a...

Straight Bat: “Cricket betting is a...

Afsan Chowdhury

Fri, Jun 28 2019

Cricket betting in Dhaka is becoming increasingly popular

Medical tourism et al

Medical tourism et al

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Jun 27 2019

It is a trend that looks to be thriving in the region

Over 100,000 excluded from NRC in Assam...

Over 100,000 excluded from NRC in Assam...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 26 2019

The draft NRC published last year had left out around 4 million people

Indian police arrest 11 for torturing...

Indian police arrest 11 for torturing...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

Ansari had been accused by villagers of carrying out a burglary

India, US nearing industrial security...

India, US nearing industrial security...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

India has bought weapons worth more than $15 billion from the United States over the past decade as it...

Police: India stampede leaves at least...

Police: India stampede leaves at least...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

More than a thousand people were at the event in Rajasthan state, where Hindu religious sermons were...

Indian government: Kashmir separatists...

Indian government: Kashmir separatists...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Rhetoric from both sides, as well as Kashmiri separatists, some of whom want to join Pakistan, has been...

Straight Bat: The night of...

Straight Bat: The night of...

Afsan Chowdhury

Sun, Jun 23 2019

West Indies and Afghanistan lacked the patience required to win

Infographic: India encephalitis toll...

Infographic: India encephalitis toll...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

An epidemic of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) - a brain virus - has afflicted more than 600 children...

Pompeo to seek stronger strategic ties...

Pompeo to seek stronger strategic ties...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Pompeo arrives in New Delhi on Tuesday for talks that are aimed at laying the ground for a meeting between...

Hundreds of human skeletal remains found...

Hundreds of human skeletal remains found...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

One or two of the dead bodies were found charred and many skeletons were found strewn on the ground or...

India deploys two ships in Gulf of Oman...

India deploys two ships in Gulf of Oman...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Indian naval ships named Chennai and Sunayna have been 'deployed in the Gulf of Oman and Persian...

Widows of suicide farmers to get land...

Widows of suicide farmers to get land...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 21 2019

A Maharashtra state government order issued this week said the widows would also receive assistance with...

Mumbai slum-dwellers fear Dharavi...

Mumbai slum-dwellers fear Dharavi...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Indian authorities have asked a developer to tear down and rebuild Dharavi, a bustling settlement in...