South Asia

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    Kashmir and presentist notion of past

    Subhajit Pal | Updated at 12:00am on December 28, 2020

    IN THE modern day academic arena, often the two closely associated disciplines of anthropology and history inform our notion of the past. In the context...

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    Bangladesh lowest in South Asia in Global Knowledge Index

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 10:15pm on December 13, 2020

    Bangladesh has ranked the lowest among the countries of South Asia by attaining 112th place among 138 countries in the Global Knowledge Index 2020. Experts...

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    Political authorities’ role must to solve problems: experts

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on November 10, 2020

    The political authorities in South Asia require playing a crucial role for resolving problems on sharing benefits of trans-boundary rivers with developing a collaborative management,...

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    Momen hopes for Bangladesh-Bhutan road connectivity

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:09pm on October 29, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen expressed his hope that road connectivity would be established between Bangladesh and Bhutan to give a boost to bilateral trade...

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    Floods in Delhi as South Asia monsoon toll rises to 1,300

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:06am on August 20, 2020

    Heavy monsoon rains lashed New Delhi Wednesday, inundating roads and piling on misery for commuters in the chaotic Indian capital, as the death toll from...

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    Delhi trying to isolate neighbours from world, say Indian experts

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:28am on August 10, 2020

    The Indian authorities have created a mess in its foreign affairs in South Asia by trying to isolate the neighbouring countries from the global system...

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    Intertek enters strategic partnership with BEXIMCO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:10pm on August 05, 2020

    Intertek entered into an exclusive services appointment and strategic partnership with BEXIMCO, a diversified private sector group in Bangladesh across a wide range of industries...

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    Torrential rains unleash havoc in South Asia

    Agence France-Presse . Guwahati | Updated at 12:50am on July 17, 2020

    Torrential monsoon rains swept across South Asia on Thursday, having killed more than 95 people in recent days and almost entirely flooding a massive park...

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    Summit’s int’l project financing get best deals awards in South Asia

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:45pm on July 14, 2020

    Project financing of two subsidiaries of Summit Power International have received oil and gas deal of the year and power deal of the year awards...

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    Bangladesh worst coronavirus fighter in region

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 11:34pm on May 29, 2020

    Bangladesh stood the worst COVID-19 fighter among the South Asian countries while passing the 83rd day on Friday since the detection of the first novel...