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Ten dead after Bangladesh train strikes wedding party

At least 10 people were killed in a northwestern Bangladesh town after a train hit a wedding party van at an unmanned crossing, officials said Monday. The...

Citizenship Bill aims to give Indian nationality to minorities from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan

The basic objective of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, was to facilitate granting Indian citizenship to members of six minority communities from Bangladesh, Pakistan...

Monsoon rains wreaking flood havoc across South Asia

Torrential monsoon rains swept away homes and triggered landslides across South Asia, affecting millions of people and claiming at least 180 lives, officials said...

Dozens clash with police at gas price protest in Bangladesh capital

Dozens of people protesting against the Bangladeshi government's sudden decision to hike gas prices by a third clashed on Sunday with police outside the energy...

Deadly monsoon destroys 5,000 shelters in Bangladesh Rohingya camps

At least 10 people have died and thousands of shanty homes have been destroyed by monsoon rains in overcrowded Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh's southeast,...

Indian delegation in Bangladesh for strengthening bilateral ties

A 15-member media delegation from India has arrived in this northern Bangladeshi city to assess the border management strategies under confidence-building measures, a month...

Branded as ‘Bangladeshi infiltrators’, Muslims in India’s Assam fear for future

Born in India 71 years ago, Mohammed Rehat Ali is still traumatised a month after his release from a detention camp, struggling to shake...

Bangladesh’s Ershad, opposition leader and former army ruler, passes away

Bangladesh's former military ruler Hussain Muhammad Ershad died on Sunday due to complications from old age at a hospital in Dhaka, officials said here. He...

Over three dozen killed in monsoon rains in South Asia

Floods and landslides triggered by torrential monsoon rains have killed at least 40 people across South Asia in the last two days, officials said...

Four madrasa students thrashed for not chanting ‘Jai Shri Ram’ in India’s Uttar Pradesh

Four students of a madrasa were allegedly thrashed by some persons for not chanting "Jai Shri Ram" in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao, police said Friday. The...