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Covid-19 rates could go up in Ramadan, worries WHO

Wednesday, April 14, 2021: Covid-19 pandemic may get worse this Ramadan in certain countries, feared World Health Organisation (WHO). The WHO expressed its concern...

Rise in Covid-19 cases force Bangladesh to shut offices and transport

Monday, April 12, 2021: Given the seven fold increase in Covid-19 cases in just a month, the Bangladesh authorities on Monday decided to shut...

Imran Khan accused of ‘baffling ignorance’

PAKISTAN rights campaigners have accused prime minister Imran Khan of ‘baffling ignorance’ after the former playboy cricketer blamed how women dress for a rise...

Indian Army chief pays tributes to fallen heroes of Bangladesh War

Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane on Thursday paid tributes to the fallen heroes of Bangladesh's 1971 Liberation War after arriving in the country...

Indian court’s ruling paves way for Rohingya deportations  

India's Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea to stop the government from deporting to Myanmar some 150 Rohingya Muslims police detained last month,...

Serum asks Indian government for $403m to boost vaccine output

The Serum Institute of India, the world's biggest vaccine manufacturer, has asked the government for a grant of $402.97m to increase its capacity to...

Celebrate this Ramadan with Asda’s wide range

Just ahead of Ramadan, a season of fasting and festivity. ASDA lets you prepare well for the celebrations by offering its wide range of...

Bangladesh begins controversial transfer of Rohingya to island; rights groups raise concerns

BANGLADESH began transferring hundreds of Rohingya refugees on Thursday(3) to a low-lying island in an area prone to cyclones and floods, with rights groups...

Cyclone Burevi causes little damage in Sri Lanka; heading for southern India

THE Burevi tropical cyclone is headed towards southern India, authorities said on Thursday(3), after it slammed Sri Lanka’s east coast earlier this week but...

Singapore arrests Bangladeshi man for planning to fight in Kashmir

A Bangladeshi man, who was plotting attacks against Hindus in his own country and planning to fight in Kashmir, has been arrested by Singapore's...