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'Governments need to follow, not lead,...

'Governments need to follow, not lead,...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Oct 15 2021

Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami says he is doing everything he can to help Bangladeshis who...

Digital Quality of Life Index 2021:...

Bangladesh ranks lowest for mobile internet...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 30 2021

As per the survey, Bangladeshi mobile internet users experienced the slowest speed -- 10.60Mbps -- among...

South Asia eyes tourism revival with...

South Asia eyes tourism revival with...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 24 2021

A near travel shutdown has been in place in India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka for more than...

WHO says air pollution kills 7 million...

'Air pollution kills 7 million...

World

Wed, Sep 22 2021

Southeast Asia is the worst-affected region, according to WHO

Who to blame for Taliban takeover? Former...

Former Afghan envoy points finger at...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 9 2021

Roya Rahmani, Afghanistan's first female ambassador to the US, lauded the Afghan women who are protesting...

Taliban claim control of Panjshir, promise...

Taliban claim complete control of...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 6 2021

Opposition official rejects Taliban victory claim

Panjshir resistance calls for ceasefire,...

Panjshir resistance calls for ceasefire,...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 6 2021

The Taliban on Sunday said to have captured almost the entire valley, but pro-NRF social media accounts...

Taliban leader: Music will be banned...

Taliban leader: Music will be banned...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 26 2021

Taliban will let women return to their jobs in the future, Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid tells...

OP-ED: The complicated ties between...

OP-ED: The complicated ties between...

Anis Alamgir

Wed, Aug 25 2021

Should Islamabad be worried?

Bangladesh lags behind neighbours in...

Bangladesh lags behind neighbours in...

Coronavirus

Sat, Aug 21 2021

Among South Asian nations, only Afghanistan has vaccinated fewer people

Unicef: Children in Bangladesh at extremely...

Unicef: Children in Bangladesh at extremely...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 20 2021

Bangladesh ranks second among South Asian countries where children are at extremely high risk of the...

Bring back Saarc: A quick Afghan...

Bring back Saarc: A quick Afghan...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 18 2021

If political sense prevails, Delhi and Islamabad should call for reforms within Saarc to allow for bilateral...

IFC's investments in South Asia continue...

IFC's investments in South Asia having...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Investments made in Bangladesh, other South Asian countries for Covid-19 vaccine production

Trump calls for Biden to resign over...

Trump calls for Biden to resign over...

North America

Mon, Aug 16 2021

The Taliban have reconquered Afghanistan in a lightning surge 20 years after they were toppled by the...

US leads 65 nations in urging Taliban...

US, allies urge Taliban to let Afghans...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 16 2021

‘The US joins the international community in affirming that Afghans and international citizens...

249 rhinos killed in S Africa in past...

249 rhinos killed in S Africa in past...

Africa

Sun, Aug 1 2021

The figure represents 83 more rhino killings compared with the same period in 2020

Speakers: Promoting women in sports...

Speakers: Promoting women in sports...

Other Sports

Mon, Jul 26 2021

The panelists from the webinar  ‘Women In Sport - Challenges And Wins’ discussed about...

Grief and neglect: 10 factory disasters...

Factory disasters in South Asia over...

World

Sat, Jul 10 2021

Many of South Asia's factories operate illegally and without proper fire safety measures

'Talibanned': From kite-running to breakdancing,...

'Talibanned': Afghan pastimes again...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 5 2021

The insurgents have made enormous military and territorial gains since US troops began their final withdrawal...

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

Bangladesh third most peaceful country...

BD ahead of India, Pakistan in Global...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 17 2021

The country rises seven notches up in 2021 Global Peace Index, ranks 91st