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    BSF man shoots dead two colleagues near Bangladesh border

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14am on August 05, 2020

    A Border Security Force jawan opened fire on two colleagues at Raigunj area of North Dinajpur district near Bangladesh border on Tuesday and killed two...

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    Times Square advertisers asked not to run Hindu temple ad

    Associated Press/UNB. New York | Updated at 10:54am on August 05, 2020

    A coalition of advocacy organisations — including Muslim, human rights, anti-fascist and secular groups — has asked advertisers in Times Square not to display images...

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    Land swap day observed in former enclaves in opposite manners

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury  | Updated at 01:07am on August 05, 2020

    Former enclave people in both sides of the Bangladesh-India border observed in dissimilar ways on Friday the land swap between the countries with hoisting black...

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    Indian restaurant offers ‘COVID curry’

    Agence France-Presse . Jodhpur | Updated at 10:33pm on August 04, 2020

    An Indian restaurant is hoping to win back customers afraid of eating out during the pandemic with a special ‘COVID Curry’ and ‘Mask Naans’. ‘This...

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    Hindus in India set for Ram temple groundbreaking

    Associated Press/UNB. Lucknow | Updated at 07:34pm on August 04, 2020

    Hindus are set to celebrate the groundbreaking of a long-awaited Ram temple at a disputed site in northern India. Muslims say they have no firm...

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    Protests in India over IPL's Chinese sponsor

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 07:21pm on August 04, 2020

    The Indian Premier League, the world's richest cricket tournament, faced angry protests Tuesday after it decided to retain a Chinese phone maker as its main...

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    Home minister concerned over Amit Shah’s coronavirus infection

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:55pm on August 04, 2020

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan has expressed deep concern over the hospitalisation of his Indian counterpart Amit Shah after he tested positive for COVID-19. ‘Our thoughts...

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    A year of upheaval in Kashmir under direct rule from Delhi

    Agence France-Presse. Srinagar | Updated at 11:45am on August 04, 2020

    Volatile Indian-administered Kashmir has endured a tumultuous year since Prime Minister Narendra Modi revoked its autonomy last August. Ahead of Wednesday's one-year anniversary, AFP examines...

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    Curfew imposed in Kashmir ahead of clampdown anniversary

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 10:34am on August 04, 2020

    A curfew has been imposed across Indian Kashmir just two days before the first anniversary of New Delhi’s abolition of the restive region’s semi-autonomy, officials...

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    Over 80 killed by bootleg alcohol in India

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 10:44am on August 02, 2020

    More than 80 people have died in recent days after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said Saturday....