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RAB nabs lawmaker Haji Salim's son over naval officer's assault

More than 8,000 doctors, health workers affected by Covid-19 in Bangladesh

Covid-19 infection toll crosses 4,00,000; 15 die within 24 hours

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to attend 2+2 dialogue in India on October 27

Amitabh Bachchan shares image of Polish city square to be named after his father Harivansh Rai Bachchan

India calls on Myanmar to discuss Rohingya issue

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ৭ অক্টোবর ২০২০: ভারতের পররাষ্ট্র সচিব ও সেনাপ্রধান তাদের সদ্যসমাপ্ত মিয়ানমার সফরে রোহিঙ্গা শরণার্থীদের স্বদেশে ফিরিয়ে নিতে সে দেশের নেতৃত্বকে সরাসরি আহ্বান জানিয়েছেন বলে জানা যাচ্ছে। নভেম্বরে মিয়ানমারে অনুষ্ঠেয় সাধারণ নির্বাচনের আগেই অন্তত কিছু রোহিঙ্গাকে ফিরিয়ে নেওয়া হোক বলেও ভারত বৈঠকে প্রস্তাব দিয়েছে।

Afghanistan: Roadside blast injures Laghman provincial council head

Dhaka, October 7: A roadside mine blast left the provincial council head of Afghanistan's Laghman, Atiqullah Abdulrahimzai, injured along with bodyguards on Tuesday.

Roadside blast kills three in Afghanistan's Kapisa

Dhaka, October 7: A roadside blast has claimed the lives of three civilians, including a woman, in Afghanistan's Kapisa province on Wednesday.

Car bomb blast, Taliban attack kill at least seven security members in Afghanistan

Dhaka, October 7: At least seven armed forces members were killed in separate incidents in various parts of Afghanistan on Tuesday.

Man kills self after murdering father in Afghanistan's Laghman

Dhaka, October 6: A man took his own life after murdering his own father in Afghanistan's Laghman province, according to local media reports.

New Indian High Commissioner arrives in Bangladesh

Dhaka, 5 October 2020: New Indian High Commissioner to Dhaka Vikram Doraiswamy has arrived in Bangladesh. He reached Bangladesh through Akhaura International Immigration Checkpost in Brahmanbaria around 10 am on Monday (October 5). The diplomat is set to replace former Indian High Commissioner Riva Ganguly Das.

Afghanistan: Nangarhar road accident injures eight

Dhaka, October 5: At least eight people sustained injuries in a motorway accident in Afghanistan's Nangarhar on Monday.

Afghanistan: Eight dead, 38 injured as blast targets Laghman governor

Dhaka, October 5: At least eight people, including four civilians, were killed in a blast that targetted the convoy of Rahmatullah Yarmal, governor of Afghanistan's Laghman province, on Monday morning.

Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami to arrive in Dhaka today

Dhaka, 5 October: Newly appointed Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswamy is arriving in Dhaka on Monday (October 5), according to diplomatic sources in Delhi.

Afghanistan: 2 government employees shot dead in Kabul

Kabul: At least two government employees were shot dead in Afghanistan's Kabul city on Sunday, media reports said.

Afghanistan: Nangarhar car bomb explosion kills 14, injures 30

Dhaka, October 3: At least 14 people were killed in a car blast in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province on Saturday.

Outgoing Indian High Commissioner returns to the country through Benapole

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ৩ অক্টোবর ২০২০ : বেনাপোল চেকপোস্ট দিয়ে শুক্রবার বিকেলে বাংলাদেশে ভারতের বিদায়ী হাই কমিশনার রিভা গাঙ্গুলী দাস নিজ দেশে ফিরে গেছেন। এর আগে তিনি ঢাকা থেকে বিমানে যশোর পৌঁছেন। এরপর সড়ক পথে বেনাপোল হয়ে ভারতে প্রবেশ করেন। বেনাপোল ইমিগ্রেশন পুলিশ জানিয়েছে, বিকেল ৪টা নাগাদ তিনি সীমান্ত পার হয়ে গেছেন।

Afghanistan: Pregnant woman shot dead in Faryab province

Kabul: Unknown people have shot dead a pregnant woman in Afghanistan's Faryab province on Thursday, media reports said.

Afghanistan: District police chief killed during clash with Taliban insurgents

Dhaka, September 30: The police chief of Kohistan district in Afghanistan's Badakhshan province was killed during a Taliban attack on Tuesday night, according to local media reports.

Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) President Shehbaz Sharif arrested as his bail is rejected

Islamabad/UNI: Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) President and Leader of Opposition in National Assembly, Shehbaz Sharif, was arrested on Monday after his bail plea in the money laundering case was rejected by the Lahore High Court (LHC).