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Asia becomes 2nd region to exceed 10m...

Asia to exceed 10m Covid-19 cases

South Asia

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Within the region, South Asia led by India is the worst affected, with nearly 21% of the reported global...

Flash flood warning system launched...

Flash flood warning system launched...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 23 2020

The guidance system will alert Bangladesh as well as other South Asian countries six to 24 hours before...

OP-ED: Sustaining the progress we have...

OP-ED: Sustaining the progress we have...

The Conversation UK

Fri, Oct 9 2020

Is it possible to restore the pre-pandemic trend? 

First South Asian regional office of...

First South Asian regional office of...

Climate Change

Fri, Oct 2 2020

The Global Centre on Adaptation (GCA) regional office was inaugurated through a virtual event

South Asia's independent journalism...

South Asia's independent journalism...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Prakash Rimal said that many media outlets were struggling financially as revenue from the advertising...

Can we anticipate landslides?

Can we anticipate landslides?

Climate Change

Wed, Sep 2 2020

Lessons from the Chittagong Hill Tracts

OP-ED: South Asia in transition

OP-ED: South Asia in transition

Md Talebur Islam Rupom

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Has India underestimated its neighbours for too long?

OP-ED: The consequences of a right-wing...

OP-ED: Consequences of a right-wing...

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, Aug 21 2020

Modi’s actions are paving the way for China to exert greater influence on Bangladesh

OP-ED: Geo-economics during a...

OP-ED: Geo-economics during a...

Arefin Rahman

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Is there an opportunity here for greater economic cooperation among South Asian countries?

ED: Against all odds

ED: Against all odds

Editorial

Wed, Aug 19 2020

Across 14 development indicators, Bangladesh came out on top

Indian and Nepali prime ministers speak...

India, Nepal PMs speak for first time...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 15 2020

Oli called Modi on the occasion of India's Independence Day and congratulated him for the country's...

Torrential rains unleash havoc in South...

Torrential rains unleash havoc in South...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 17 2020

The homes and communities of nearly four million people in Assam have been flooded or damaged by heavy...

Uber appoints Prabhjeet Singh President...

Prabhjeet Singh new Uber India, South...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 16 2020

The appointment is effective immediately, the ride-hailing service said in a statement

OP-ED: Why South Asia can’t work...

OP-ED: Why South Asia can’t work...

Sreeradha Datta

Tue, Jul 14 2020

Should we write off Saarc as a failure just yet?

Is Bangladesh the only South Asian country...

Is Bangladesh the only South Asian country...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Healthcare in Bhutan has been free since the 1970s. All Covid-19 tests and treatment are also done free...

OP-ED: Can aggressive posturing be the...

OP-ED: Can aggressive posturing be the...

Sreeradha Datta

Tue, Jun 23 2020

This is the last thing the world needs amidst a pandemic

'Catastrophic': South Asia reels from...

'Catastrophic': South Asia reels from...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 18 2020

The growth curve 'is still in an exponential phase'

OP-ED: The colour of your worth

OP-ED: The colour of your worth

Saleem Samad

Mon, Jun 8 2020

A complex over darker complexion

Viva la revolution

Viva la revolution

D2

Wed, Jun 3 2020

Last night, I watched an influencer getting dragged on Instagram, and it made me think about why BLM...

Trump offers to mediate 'raging' India-China...

Trump offers to mediate 'raging' India-China...

World

Wed, May 27 2020

But the US offer has triggered a political storm in India

Coronavirus: Bangladesh among the top...

Coronavirus: Bangladesh among the top...

Coronavirus

Sun, May 24 2020

Bangladesh reported 28 deaths in the past 24 hours taking the toll to 480