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The quandary of Jamaat-e-Islami

The quandary of Jamaat-e-Islami

Ziauddin Choudhury

Thu, Feb 21 2019

Jamaat cannot tear itself away from its ideology, no matter what

Pakistani-held Kashmir on alert as tensions...

Pakistani-held Kashmir on alert as tensions...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 21 2019

India and Pakistan, both nuclear powers, have been fighting for seven decades over the Himalayan region...

Lost details in the Ekushey...

Lost details in the Ekushey...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Feb 21 2019

February 21 holds far more significance to our history than we have been led to believe

Saudi prince foresees 'good things'...

Saudi prince foresees 'good things'...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 20 2019

The crown prince hailed the relationship with India, a top consumer of Saudi crude oil, after a ceremonial...

India-Pakistan tensions threaten to...

India-Pakistan tensions threaten to...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 20 2019

The prince arrived from a two-day stay in Pakistan as it clashed with its giant neighbour over responsibility...

The journey of Bangla

The journey of Bangla

Taslim Ahammad

Wed, Feb 20 2019

The Bengali language we speak has a rich history

Imran Khan warns India against attack,...

Imran Khan warns India against attack,...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 19 2019

Pakistan has denied any involvement and called for UN intervention

Pakistan urges UN to intervene over...

Pakistan urges UN to intervene over...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 19 2019

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, facing an election by May, has warned Pakistan to expect a “strong...

The looming danger

The looming danger

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Mon, Feb 18 2019

The Pulwama incident in Kashmir could have catastrophic consequences 

Infographic: Tensions escalate in...

Infographic: Tensions escalate in...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 18 2019

Tensions between nuclear armed neighbours Indian and Pakistan are mounting following the deadliest militant...

Death row 'spy' in Pakistan must be...

Death row 'spy' in Pakistan must be...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 18 2019

Jadhav, a former navy officer, was arrested in the restive south western Pakistani province of Baluchistan...

India pulls down Imran Khan portraits...

India pulls down Imran Khan portraits...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 18 2019

India has blamed Pakistan for the suicide attack on a military convoy that sparked widespread calls for...

Pakistan: Saudi crown prince orders...

Pakistan: Saudi crown prince orders...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 18 2019

The crown prince had 'ordered the immediate release of 2,107 Pakistani prisoners'

Saudi crown prince begins Asia tour...

Saudi crown prince pledges US $20bn...

World

Mon, Feb 18 2019

The crown prince said the $20 billion figure represents only the start of an economic tie-up that would...

Afghan Taliban likely to meet Saudi...

Afghan Taliban likely to meet Saudi...

World

Sun, Feb 17 2019

Pakistan has been playing an increasingly vital role in the Afghanistan peace talks, which have been...

Modi: India will 'completely isolate'...

Modi: India will 'completely isolate'...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 15 2019

Narendra Modi said terrorist organizations who committed the attack and their backers have made a ‘very...

Pakistan envoy summoned over insulting...

Pakistan envoy summoned over insulting...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Feb 12 2019

A note verbale was issued from the Foreign Ministry

Pakistan censors NY Times article by...

Pakistan censors NY Times article by...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 12 2019

It was headlined 'The military says Pashtuns are traitors we just want our rights'

Saudi investments to aid cash-strapped...

Saudi investments to aid cash-strapped...

Business

Mon, Feb 11 2019

At the heart of the investment is a reported $10 billion refinery and oil complex at Gwadar Port on the...

Imran Khan meets IMF head, bailout talks...

Imran Khan meets IMF head, bailout talks...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 11 2019

Pakistan is seeking what would be its 13th IMF bailout since the late 1980s

The curtain falls for Rashid...

The curtain falls for Rashid...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The son of Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy carried on his father’s legacy until his death