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Bangladesh: Khaleda Zia sentenced to seven years in jail in corruption case

Dhaka: On Monday, a  Bangladesh court sentenced former Prime Minister and leader of opposition Khaleda Zia…
India

India elected to UN Human Rights Council for 3 years: Key points

India was elected to the United Nations’ top human rights body on Friday for a…
Open Space

B’desh weighing impact of Assam NRC

Barun Das Gupta The publication of the National Register of Citizens in Assam has caused…
World

Global rights group slams Bangladesh govt for violence

Dhaka: A global human rights group has accused authorities in Bangladesh of using abusive measures…
World

Khaleda Zia gets 6-month bail in Comilla arson case

Dhaka: The Bangladesh’s High Court on Monday granted six-month interim bail to former prime minister…
World

Photographer loses job for capturing couple kissing in the rain in Bangladesh

A photo of two lovers kissing in the monsoon rain went viral in Bangladesh soon…
World

British MP denied entry into India; had inappropriate visa, says govt

New Delhi: India turned back British parliamentarian Lord Alexander Carlile from the Delhi airport soon…
Cricket

Women’s Asia Cup Twenty20: Bangladesh manage last-ball win against India in the finals

Kuala Lumpur: India on Sunday suffered a three-wicket defeat against Bangladesh in the final of…
India

PM Modi, Bangladesh’s Hasina hold talks in West Bengal; discuss Rohingyas, security and politics

Santiniketan: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina held talks in West…
India

Hasina hopes India, Bangladesh will resolve disputes amicably

Santiniketan (West Bengal): Without mentioning the contentious Teesta issue, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on…