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Road accident kills two, injures three in Feni

Students to get new books on the first day of 2021

Foreign reserve exceeds $41 billion

Another 19 die of Covid-19 in Bangladesh

Paris: People mourn Nice knife attack

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).

Afghanistan: Security officials nab vehicle loaded with explosives 

Kabul: Afghanistan security officials have seized a vehicle loaded with  “Sodium Nitrite” in capital city Kabul, media reports said on Sunday.

Afghanistan: Unknown gunmen kill district NDS chief 

Kabul: Unknown gunmen killed the head of NDS for Kohband district in Afghanistan's Kapsia province, media reports said on Saturday.

Afghanistan: Twin blasts rock Kabul, 1 killed 

Kabul: At least one person was killed and three others were hurt as twin blasts rocked Afghanistan's Kabul city on Monday, media reports said.

Afghanistan: Security officials discover ammunition depot in Kabul

Kabul: The Afghan police have discovered an ammunition depot, loaded with magnetic mines, in the country's capital city Kabul, media reports said.

Pakistan: Daughter of gurdwara granthi abducted, converted to Islam

Islamabad: A minor Sikh girl has been allegedly kidnapped and then converted to Islam in Pakistan, highlighting yet another instance of minority persecution in the south Asian nation.

Bangladesh registers 1,567 fresh nCoV cases, with 32 deaths

Dhaka/UNI: Bangladesh has reported 1,567 fresh novel coronavirus cases and 32 deaths on Saturday, making the tally at 347,372 and death toll at 4,913, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.

Afghanistan: Balkh suicide attacks leaves 1 killed

Kabul: At least one person died eight others were hurt as a car bombing targeted an Afghan NDS convoy in Balkh province of Afghanistan on Saturday, media reports said.

Afghanistan: IED blast in Kalafgan leaves2 dead

Kabul: An IED blast rocked Afghanistan's Kalafgan district on Tuesday which left two people killed and 12 others injured, media reports said.

Pakistani PM Imran Khan wants chemical castration for rapists

Dhaka, September 15: Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan has said rapists should be either publicly hanged or chemically castrated, while answering a question about the recent motorway rape that stirred protests in the national capital, Islamabad, recently.

Defamation: Pakistan opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif appeals court to hear case against PM Imran Khan daily

Islamabad: Pakistan's opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif has appealed to a Sessions Court to conduct daily hearing of the defamation suit filed by him against PM Imran Khan.