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Soon the situation in Chittagong Hill Tracts will be calm: Obaidul Quader

KNF attack to loot money and show capability: RAB

Kidnapped manager of Sonali Bank returns to his family

Home Minister to visit Bandarban tomorrow to inspect situation

Pakistan: Gunmen kill 8 in Quetta

Quetta, Oct 23: Unidentified gunmen on Thursday killed eight people belonging to the ethnic Hazara community in Hazar Ganji area of Pakistan's Quetta city, media reports said.

Five-year old creates record by reaching Everest base camp

Patna/Kathmandu, Oct 22: Five-year-old Harshit Saumitra, a class 1 student from New delhi created history by becoming the youngest ever to reach Mount Everest base camp by summiting ‘Kala Patthar” Peak which stands at 5550 meters, media reported.

Pakistan: 30 militants killed

Peshawar, Oct 21: Jet fighters targeted militant hideouts in Pakistan's North Waziristan Agency which killed at least 30 suspected militants, media reports said on Tuesday.

Modi to do a “Madison-Square” sequel in Australia

New Delhi, Oct 20 : Come November, the world may see a sequel of Narendra Modi’s historical Madison Square speech, this time in “Down Under”, when Prime Minister visits Australia, media reported.

Pakistani troops target Indian posts in Poonch district

Srinagar, Oct 18 : Pakistani troops fired at Indian posts on Friday night along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, reports said.

Jayalalithaa to walk out of Bangalore jail today

Bangalore, Oct 18: A day after the Supreme Court (SC) granted her bail, former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa is likely to walk out of the Bangalore central jailon Saturday, media reports said.

ISRO launches India’s third navigational satellite IRNSS-1C

Sriharikota, Oct 16 : Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)'s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C26) successfully launched IRNSS-1C, the third satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) on Thursday from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota.

PM congratulates Afghanistan’s new President Ashraf Ghani

New Delhi, Oct 15 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated President Dr. Ashraf Ghani, on his election to the office of President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

UN snubs Pak offer to intervene in Kashmir issue

New Delhi, Oct 14:: India’s Pakistan policy got a new boost on Tuesday after United Nations snubbed Islamabad’s request to intervene on the Kashmir issue, which reiterated that that India and Pakistan need to resolve all differences through dialogue to find a long-term solution to the dispute, media reported.

Afghanistan: Car bomber hits ISAF convoy,1 killed

Kabul, Oct 13: At least one person was killed and three others were injured as a car suicide attacker detonated his explosives-laden car near an ISAF convoy on the Kabul-Jalalabad highway in Afghanistan on Monday, media reports said.

অন্ধ্র প্রদেশে আঘাত হানল ঘূর্ণিঝড় হুদহুদ, ৩ নিহত

বিশাখাপত্তনম, অক্টোবর ১২- মহা শক্তিশালী ঘূর্ণিঝড় হুদহুদ রোববার সকালে ভারতের অন্ধ্র প্রদেশে রাজ্যের উপকূলবর্তী বিশাখাপত্তনম শহরে আঘাত হেনেছে, সেই দেশের আবহাওয়া দপ্তর জানিয়েছে।

অন্ধ্র প্রদেশে আঘাত হানল ঘূর্ণিঝড় হুদহুদ, ২ নিহত

বিশাখাপত্তনম, অক্টোবর ১২- মহা শক্তিশালী ঘূর্ণিঝড় হুদহুদ রোববার সকালে ভারতের অন্ধ্র প্রদেশে রাজ্যের উপকূলবর্তী বিশাখাপত্তনম শহরে আঘাত হেনেছে, সেই দেশের আবহাওয়া দপ্তর জানিয়েছে।

Pakistan ends de-escalation, starts firing at LoC

Jammu, Oct 11 : The “de-escalation” at the India and Pakistan border came to an abrupt end within 24 hours, with Pakistan violating the ceasefire by starting “unprovoked” firing at Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday, media reported.

India's Kailash Satyarthi, Pakistan's Malala get Nobel Peace Prize

Stockholm, Oct 10: The Nobel Peace Prize 2014 was awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzay of Pakistan "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education".

India summons Pak envoy, lodges protest on border crisis

New Delhi, Oct 9 : India on Thursday summoned Pakistan envoy and lodged a strong protest over repeated “unprovoked” ceasefire violations by Pak forces along the Line of Control (LOC) targeting Indian posts which took away many lives and asked Islamabad to stop firing immediately, media reported.