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Scientists: Cooperation to curb South...

Scientists: Cooperation to curb South...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 9 2018

As climate change increases the risk of flooding, glacial lake outbursts and cyclones, as well as droughts...

Bangladesh ranks lowest in terms of...

Bangladesh ranks lowest in terms of...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 23 2017

Bangladesh Food Security Network calls for introducing the right to food law

Writers of South Asian lives

Writers of South Asian lives

Arts & Letters

Sun, Nov 12 2017

An international jury panel consisting of eminent writers and scholars will announce the winner of the...

EU releases €1.2 million for flood victims...

EU releases €1.2 million for flood victims...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 3 2017

EU support will provide life-saving assistance prioritising shelter, food, water and sanitation, health...

Thousands hit by malaria, dengue as...

Thousands hit by malaria, dengue as...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 7 2017

About 13,000 people are ill with diarrhea and respiratory infections in densely populated Bangladesh...

How a beauty pageant made Bangladesh...

How a beauty pageant made Bangladesh...

People

Sun, Sep 3 2017

The dedicated fan of Rabindranath Tagore songs can wear a sari with her eyes closed

South Asia floods kill 1,200 and shut...

South Asia floods kill 1,200 and shut...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 31 2017

More than 1,200 people have died across India, Bangladesh and Nepal as a result of flooding, with 40...

Floods paralyse Mumbai as India and...

Floods paralyse Mumbai as India and...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 30 2017

More than 1,200 people have died across India, Bangladesh and Nepal as a result of flooding. At least...

Why so flooded?

Why so flooded?

Opinion

Sat, Aug 26 2017

To tackle the flood problem, all countries sharing a common river basin need to act together

Death toll from South Asia flooding...

Death toll from South Asia flooding...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 24 2017

The situation was slowly easing in West Bengal and Assam, two states in India's east and northeast where...

Red Cross: 24 million affected by South...

Red Cross: 24 million affected by South...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 22 2017

Flood waters in the three countries, Bangladesh, India and Nepal, have left hundreds of people stranded...

South Asia floods affect more than 16...

South Asia floods affect more than 16...

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 20 2017

Aid workers are rushing to deliver tarpaulins for temporary shelter, food and water, said Dev Ratna Dhakhwa,...

Nearly 600 dead in South Asia...

Nearly 600 dead in South Asia...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 20 2017

At least a hundred people have died in Bangladesh with close to six million affected by the floods

Partition at 70

Partition at 70

Opinion

Tue, Aug 15 2017

What is the legacy of Partition?

Being outside could become deadly in...

Being outside could become deadly in...

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Scientists say humans can survive a wet-bulb temperature of up to about 35°C, beyond which the human...

TIB: South Asian governments less aware...

TIB: South Asian governments less aware...

Climate Change

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The study shows that in Bangladesh, the private stakeholders are less aware of rail and water transport...

A question of origin

A question of origin

A brief history of the people of the Indian sub-continent

A haven for South Asian medical...

A haven for South Asian medical...

Education

Mon, Jun 19 2017

Every year, many students from Afghanistan, Bhutan, India, Pakistan, the Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka...

Bracing for the VAT

Bracing for the VAT

Editorial

Thu, Jun 1 2017

The government should find better alternatives for raising revenue for the country -- ones that do not...

The battle for half a degree

The battle for half a degree

Armin Zaman Khan , Armin Zaman Khan

Mon, May 22 2017

1.5C is the magic number

How we imagine far and near

How we imagine far and near

Garga Chatterjee

Wed, May 17 2017

How did South Asia come to be what it is?