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Ethnicity of COVID-19 patients should be published: Sadiq Khan

London mayor Sadiq Khan has said that the ethnicity of COVID-19 patients should be collected and published in real-time. There should be a commitment from...

Reliance posts sharp drop in profit; right issue terms announced

INDIA's Reliance Industries has reported a 39 per cent slump in its March quarter profit, the steepest drop since December 2008, mainly due to...

First Rohingya refugee dies from coronavirus in Bangladesh: official

A 71-year-old man has become the first Rohingya living in vast refugee camps in Bangladesh to die from the coronavirus, an official said Tuesday...

World Bank approves $500m for Bangladesh’s road connectivity

The World Bank has approved $500 million to help Bangladesh improve road connectivity along the Jashore-Jhenaidah corridor covering four western districts. The Western Economic Corridor...

Ex-Sri Lanka skipper Sangakkara grilled in World Cup fixing probe

Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara was questioned for nearly ten hours on Thursday by detectives probing explosive allegations the 2011 Cricket World Cup final...

Five COVID-19 patients died in Bangladesh hospital fire

FIVE COVID-19 patients died in a hospital fire in the Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Wednesday (27), a fire service official said. It was not immediately...

Heavy rains in India and Bangladesh as cyclone bears down

Heavy rains and winds lashed two eastern Indian states and parts of Bangladesh hours before a powerful cyclone made landfall on Wednesday (20), with...

Killing of retired major ”isolated event”, say chiefs of Bangladesh Army, police

The chiefs of the Bangladesh Army and police on Wednesday termed the killing of a retired Army major, who had served Prime Minister Sheikh...

Amnesty accuses Indian police of ‘grave abuses’ in Delhi riots

Delhi police are guilty of “grave human rights violations” during communal riots in the Indian capital earlier this year, and were even “active participants”...

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput found hanging in Bandra home

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found hanging at his Bandra apartment on Sunday, police said. He was 34. His last screen appearance was "Chhichhore",...