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A complicated friendship

A complicated friendship

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Can’t Bangladesh expect more from its influential neighbour?

Pakistan reimposes ban on Indian content...

Pakistan reimposes ban on Indian content...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 28 2018

Chief Justice Saqib Nisar issued the order in Karachi while hearing a case filed by producers' associations...

Haze hovers over Delhi as peak pollution...

Haze hovers over Delhi as peak pollution...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 28 2018

Authorities have already advised residents to keep outdoor activity to a minimum from the beginning of...

Bangladesh export earnings to India...

Bangladesh export earnings to India...

Business

Sun, Oct 28 2018

The apparel sector alone fetched $145.10 million, or nearly 35% of total export earnings. Knitwear products...

Over 2,000 arrested in Kerala after...

Over 2,000 arrested in Kerala after...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 26 2018

India's top court last month declared the ban illegal, saying it infringed the right to worship

Promised land and homes, Sri Lankan...

Promised land and homes, Sri Lankan...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Nearly 4,000 of more than 62,000 refugees living in camps in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu have...

Airport solar project gains...

Airport solar project gains...

Technology

Fri, Oct 26 2018

A Bangladeshi team visited Indian airports in mid-September to observe how their solar power plants...

Bangladesh’s Chhayanaut to receive India’s...

Bangladesh’s Chhayanaut to receive India’s...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 26 2018

The jury recognises the organization’s contribution to upholding universal humanism

India's CBI hit by infighting, govt...

India's CBI hit by infighting, govt...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 25 2018

The CBI, has come under public scrutiny in the past

China, India aim to hold army drills...

China, India aim to hold army drills...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 25 2018

India and China fought a war in 1962 and the unresolved dispute over stretches of their 3,500km border...

Smartphones emerge as bright spot for...

Smartphones emerge as bright spot for...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 25 2018

Just a few years ago, Lava imported cheap phones from China. Now it builds its own devices at two factories...

Congress will not name Gandhi as PM...

Congress will not name Gandhi as PM...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 23 2018

Rahul Gandhi, 48, is a scion of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty that has ruled India for nearly four decades...

Citizenship Bill protesters instate...

Citizenship Bill protesters instate...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 23 2018

Organizers say the ‘existence of the Assamese and their identity is at stake’

Strike called in protest against Citizenship...

Strike called in protest against Citizenship...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 21 2018

The decision to organize the strike was taken at a meeting of 44 indigenous peoples’ organizations...

At least 14 dead in violence across...

At least 14 dead in violence across...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Thousands of demonstrators, some hurling stones, marched on a village in southern Kulgam town where Indian...

Indian officials exchange blame for...

Indian officials exchange blame for...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 20 2018

Data from parliament in July showed that 49,790 people were killed by trains on the tracks in India between...

India holds its own

India holds its own

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Oct 20 2018

It’s clear where the Modi administration’s interests lie

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd...

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 20 2018

The high speed ran through hundreds who had gathered to watch the burning of an effigy as part of the...

Firecrackers and reluctant authorities,...

Firecrackers and reluctant authorities,...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Last year, the Supreme Court temporarily banned the sale of firecrackers in and around the capital city,...

Scores killed as train runs into crowd...

Scores killed as train runs into crowd...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Officials said as the effigy of Ravana was lit and fireworks went off, the crowd started retreating towards...

Bollywood director fired in India's...

Bollywood director fired in India's...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Mukesh Chhabra is the latest to get embroiled in India's #Metoo movement which has been gaining traction,...