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    Madhusudan statue defaced in India

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:05am on March 12, 2018

    Unidentified persons defaced a statue of Michael Madhusudan Dutt, a prominent poet-playwright of Bengal, on Friday night in Bengal’s Raniganj town an incident that confirmed...

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    Ex-Rohingya MP arrested in Myanmar

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2018

    A former Rohingya MP has been arrested in Myanmar in move that has been condemned as a further escalation of the attacks on the Rohingya...

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    Man shoots self outside White House

    New Age Desk | Updated at 02:26am on March 04, 2018

    A man is believed to have shot himself outside the White House in Washington, authorities said, reports BBC online...

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    Bangladeshi woman molested by BSF member on Maitree Express

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:27am on January 24, 2018

    A member of Indian Border Security Force allegedly molested a Bangladeshi passenger on India-Bangladesh Maitree Express soon after it started from the Kolkata terminal on...

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    No one can touch a woman without her consent: Delhi court

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:05am on January 22, 2018

    No one can touch a woman without her consent, a Delhi court said and termed it unfortunate that women continue to be victimised by ‘lecherous...

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    Indonesia, Bangladesh begin pre-trade talks

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:13am on January 20, 2018

    Indonesia and Bangladesh have agreed to accelerate talks on the first round of the Indonesia-Bangladesh Preferential Trade Agreement in the first half of 2018, reports...

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    Bangladesh proposes to build hydropower plants in Nepal

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:12am on January 20, 2018

    Energy-starved Bangladesh has proposed to build hydroelectric projects in Nepal to expand its power options after spending $1 billion to build electricity plants in Bhutan,...

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    Cartoonist Chandi Lahiri dies

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:45am on January 19, 2018

    Eminent cartoonist and author Chandi Lahiri died at a hospital in Kolkata on Thursday, his family members said. He was 87...

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    Pak Taliban claims Benazir Bhutto’s assassination

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:50am on January 16, 2018

    The outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has broken its silence over the assassination of former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto and claimed responsibility for the attack in...

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    Mother sues dentist son to repay tuition

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:00am on January 03, 2018

    Taiwan’s top court has ordered a man to pay his mother almost $1 million for raising him and funding his dentistry training, reports BBConline...