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    FM’s stance likely to hamper Bangladesh interests

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:18am on August 23, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen’s position for withdrawing objections lodged with the United Nations on the disputes with India and Myanmar involving Bangladesh’s claim in...

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    India faces defiance in ‘Kashmir’s Gaza’

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 01:14am on August 23, 2019

    Young men sit beside a pile of rocks and a bonfire, protecting the only entrance to a besieged neighbourhood they call ‘Kashmir’s Gaza’ as a...

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    Chidambaram arrested in corruption case

    Reuters. New Delhi | Updated at 11:27am on August 22, 2019

    Police arrested former Indian finance minister P Chidambaram late on Wednesday in relation to alleged corruption and money laundering, a day after the Delhi High...

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    Kashmir separatists urge public march

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 12:00am on August 22, 2019

    Separatist leaders in Indian Kashmir have urged people to defy a ban and join a mass march after Friday prayers this week, the first such...

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    Kashmir issue India’s internal affair: Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:14pm on August 21, 2019

    Bangladesh has described the matter related to Jammu and Kashmir as an internal issue of India. ‘Bangladesh maintains that the abrogation of Article 370 by...

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    Pakistan says nine killed in Kashmir border clashes

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad and Paris | Updated at 01:23am on August 21, 2019

    Pakistan said on Tuesday that three Pakistani civilians died in Indian gunfire from across the de facto border in Kashmir and its forces later killed...

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    Delhi asks Dhaka to use defence loan

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:51pm on August 20, 2019

    Indian external affairs minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Tuesday requested Bangladesh to utilise a line of credit extended by India for purchasing military equipment.   He made...

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    As an Indian, I am not proud: Amartya Sen

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:48pm on August 20, 2019

    Nobel laureate economist Amartya Sen on Monday criticised the Narendra Modi-led administration’s decision to revoke Jammu and Kashmir’s special status and split the region into...

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    More held in Kashmir to deter protests

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 11:46pm on August 20, 2019

    Security forces detained 30 people overnight in Indian Kashmir’s main city of Srinagar, local officials said on Tuesday, seeking to keep a tight lid on...

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    Bangladesh girls crushed to defeat

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 21, 2019

    Bangladesh Under-21 women’s hockey team began their six-match friendly series against Sports Authority of India women’s hockey team with a 0-6 defeat at the Maulana...