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Khaleda Zia, son directly involved in Awami League rally attack: PM Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday accused her predecessor Khaleda Zia and her "fugitive son Tarique Rahman of being directly involved in the 2004 grenade attack on an Awami League ...

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Myanmar’s Suu Kyi says terrorism in Rakhine State a threat to region

Terrorism remains a threat in Myanmar’s Rakhine State and could have “grave consequences” for the region, the Southeast Asian country’s leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, said on Tuesday. In a lecture in Si...

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Kerala: Railways takes 25,000 migrant labourers back to home states

Responding to cries for help to rescue scores of migrant labourers stranded in flood-ravaged Kerala, the Centre has undertaken a special evacuation plan by trains over the weekend, taking an estima...

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As India's health crises grow, funds unspent by states swelled 29% in 5 yrs

Read more about As India's health crises grow, funds unspent by states swelled 29% in 5 yrs on Business Standard. India ranks lower than neighbouring Bangladesh and even sub-Saharan Sudan and Equat...

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Asian Games 2018, Day 1: ‘Nerveless’ Bajrang Punia wins gold; Shooters Apurvi Chandela, Ravi Kuma...

The hearts were in the mouth but 65kg class freestyle wrestler Bajrang Punia held his nerve and achieved closure winning India their first gold in the Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta on a day that had ...

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Asian Games 2018: Indian men’s kabaddi team defeats Bangladesh, Sri Lanka on opening day

Jakarta: The Indian kabaddi contingent made an impressive start to its campaign at the 18th Asian Games with the women's team mauling Japan and the men's side beating Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in Ja...

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Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a sovereign state in South Asia. It is located at the apex of the Bay of Bengal, bordered by the Republic of India and Burma (Myanmar) on its north, west and east, and separated from Nepal and Bhutan by India's narrow Siliguri corridor.