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Crisis-hit Sri Lanka offers fuel quotas to firms which can...

Sri Lanka currently owes about $800 million to seven fuel suppliers (Photo: Reuters). Bankrupt Sri Lanka is offering...

Afghanistan's Taliban hold first major clerical meetup sin...

The Taliban’s Deputy Prime Minister Abdul Salam Hanafi told state broadcaster RTA on Wednesday that the event would be a forum...

Dhaka most expensive city for expats in South Asia

File photo: Palash Khan Dhaka ranks as the most expensive city in South Asia for expatriates, according to Mercer's Cost of Living...

Pakistan takes initial steps to bring Russian oil

The government of Pakistan has made major progress in purchasing oil from Russia. The government has written letters to local refinerie...

Kirin to sell entire stake in venture with Myanmar militar...

Kirin had hoped to continue selling beer in Myanmar after the dissolution of the joint venture, but it was not able to do so....

Another anti-India wave sweeps Bangladesh

Muslims shout slogans against Nupur Sharma, a spokesperson of India’s governing Hindu nationalist party as they react to the de...

US condemns BJP members’ ‘offensive remarks’ against Proph...

US State Department spokesperson Ned Price has condemned the offensive comments against Holy Prophet (PBUH) by members of Ind...

Rohingya leader Mohib Ullah killing: Police press charges...

Rohingya leader Mohib UllahReuters file photo Police in Cox’s Bazar have pressed charges against 29 people in a case filed o...

Muslim body boycotts news channels, urges Muslim intellect...

People watch TV at a store in New Delhi | Representational image | Amit Bhargava| Bloomberg New Delhi: The All India Musl...

Sri Lanka president’s brother, Basil Rajapaksa, resigns fr...

Basil Rajapaksa, brother of Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, has resigned.Photo: Reuters The brother of Sri Lanka&r...

Bangladesh cancels top human rights body's licence

Adiba Islam along with her mother takes part in a human chain in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on 10 December 2021. Adiba Is...

Elections within mid-December: Deuba

Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said that general elections will be held within November or mid-December. “We are discussing i...

Washington briefs Dhaka on Indo-Pacific economic framework

Flags of USA and Bangladesh File photo The United States has briefed Bangladesh on the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF), rec...

India asked to supply more than 1.5 mln tonnes wheat

A worker spreads wheat crop for drying at a wholesale grain market in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh April 22, 2015. REUTERS/...

UN: Over a million displaced in Myanmar

More than 1,800 people have been killed and over 13,000 arrested in the junta's crackdown on dissent since the coup, according to a l...

Nepal starts selling electricity to India

 Shutterstock Nepal has started selling electricity to India through its power exchange market starting from Wednesday midnig...

Pakistan says IMF is only resort, shut out of bond markets

Pakistan has banned luxury imports to deal with shrinking forex reserves [File: Bloomberg] Pakistan’s government is unable t...

New political alliance 'Gantantra Mancha' in the offing

New political alliance ‘Gantantra Mancha’ in the offing Collected Ganosanghati Andolon and Biplobi Workers Party which...

India foreign minister says groups like Quad are key

India's External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar touts the merits of the Quad at Nikkei's Future of Asia conference. (Photo by Tomoki...

Nepal plane with 22 people on board missing in mountains

Relatives of passengers on board a missing aircraft waiting for news outside the airport in Pokhara, Nepal, on Sunday. Photo: AFP...

Sri Lanka PM proposes more cabinet accountability amid eco...

Police use tear gas to disperse Medical University students during a protest demanding President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to step down, nea...