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    Relevance of SAARC in global perspectives

    Rajkumar Singh | Updated at 12:00am on January 13, 2020

    IN THE changed situation and pressing needs of the public at large, countries of the region felt the urgency to initiate and institutionalise cooperation in...

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    Relative challenges of SAARC in globalisation

    Rajkumar Singh | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2019

    AS A result of globalisation in the sphere of economy, the actual forging of links began to take place at micro-levels of business and people....

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    SAARC Otolaryngologists Association holds discussion on deafness

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on December 03, 2019

    SAARC Otolaryngologists Association organised a round table discussion on prevention of deafness in SAARC region at Hamidur Rahman Sinha Lounge in Dhaka Club on Friday...

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    Training on pesticide residue analysis held at BARI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 20, 2019

    Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute and SAARC Agriculture Centre have jointly organised a five-day SAARC regional training programme on pesticide residue analysis at...

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    Sri Lankan diplomat set to become SAARC SG

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:17am on September 12, 2019

    Sri Lankan diplomat Esala Weerakoon is set to become the next secretary general of the South Asian Association  for Regional Cooperation as all eight member...

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    Asjad bags SK Kamal Snooker C’ship

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Asjad Iqbal of Pakistan won the title of Sheikh Kamal Memorial 1st SAARC Snooker Championship 2019 after beating compatriot Muhammad Bilal in the final at...

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    SAARC Snooker Champs begins Monday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2019

    The maiden Sheikh Kamal Memorial SAARC Snooker Championship will begin at the Dhaka Club on Monday. Apart from hosts Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri...

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    Can Islamic terror be a diplomatic asset?

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    PROLIFIC punditry on the Easter Sunday massacre in Colombo has taken a pause because investigations have reached a stage where all sides have to take...

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    Dismantling SAARC

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    THERE is a cruel irony in India reducing the SAARC to a virtually decrepit body because of its bilateral disputes with Pakistan. Significantly, it has...

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    Fagun Haway bags two awards at SAARC Film Fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 09, 2019

    Tauquir Ahmed’s language movement film Fagun Haway bagged two awards at the ninth edition of SAARC Film Festival which ended on Sunday in Colombo, Sri...