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Low pressure may form in Bay of Bengal, rain likely to increase

Chowdhury Abdullah Al-Mamun takes charge as IGP

Our knees and back will not break: Obaidul Quader to Fakhrul

Awami League leader-activists directed to guard temple-pandals during Durga Puja

Raw material of plastic products being produced in Bangladesh, going to India-Nepal

US to take more Rohingya refugees

Washington, August 26: The United States has announced a significant increase in the number of taking Rohingya refugees who fled Myanmar to Bangladesh.

Bangladesh satisfied that US has recognized the violence in Myanmar as genocide

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, March 23: Bangladesh has welcomed the US announcement of genocide against Rohingya violence in Myanmar.

Iran to resume nuclear talks with world powers in November

Brussels/Tehran, October 28: Iran has agreed to resume talks with the world powers to revive the crucial 2015 nuclear deal "before the end of November," country's deputy foreign minister and chief nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani said after meeting European Union (EU) mediators in Brussels on Wednesday.

US carries out airstrike in Kabul, targets suspected ISIS-K car bomb

Washington: The US government on Sunday carried out an airstrike which targeted a suspected ISIS-K car bomb which was heading towards the airport in the city, media reports said.

US may increase troops in Afghanistan for safe withdrawal

The United States is likely to temporarily increase its troop level in Afghanistan to ensure safe withdrawal of its remaining forces from the country, reported TOLOnews. However, John Kirby, the spokesperson for Pentagon, said they are yet to chart out details.

US Capitol: Four die during protests by Trump supporters, over 50 detained

Dhaka, January 7: At least four people died on Wednesday as supporters of outgoing President Donald Trump stormed into the iconic Capitol building and created chaos over his defeat in the polls.

US election result still undecided as vote recounts, legal battles to follow: Pollster

Moscow/Sputnik: The outcome of the US presidential race is still much undecided, as the close race in some states makes vote recounts and legal battles very likely, John Zogby, a public opinion pollster and the founder of political consulting firm John Zogby Strategies, told Sputnik.

US Senate votes to confirm Judge Barrett to Supreme Court

Dhaka/UNI: A divided US Senate voted mostly along party line to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump's nominee, to the Supreme Court, succeeding late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Risk from Chinese Communist Party is real: Mike Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said the 'risk' from the Chinese Communist Party is 'real'.

US agency releases advisory on activities of China's Ministry of State Security

New York: Amid reports of snooping by Chinese firms, the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has released an advisory on the activities of China's Ministry of State Security (MSS) and its associated agencies and contractors, media reports said.

US State Dept releases webpage highlighting China's atrocities on Uyghurs in Xinjiang

Washignton: The US State Department has released a new webpage that illustrates the Chinese Communist Party's abuses perpetrated against Uyghurs and members of other minority groups in Xinjiang.

Spain Police apprehend two for smuggling dual-use equipment to Pakistani military cos

Madrid: Spanish Police have arrested two people on charges of smuggling dual-use equipment and technology to Pakistani military companies, media reports said on Sunday.

US govt 'strongly objects' to Turkish President Erdogan hosting Hamas leaders

Washington: The United States has strongly objected to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan hosting two Hamas leaders in Istanbul on Aug 22.

Chinese link: Former CIA officer arrested and charged with espionage

Washignton: Alexander Yuk Ching Ma, 67, a former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) officer, was arrested on Aug. 14, 2020, on a charge that he conspired with a relative of his who also was a former CIA officer to communicate classified information up to the Top Secret level to intelligence officials of the People’s Republic of China (PRC).

US people support India over China: Survey

Sydney: A survey released by an Australian think tank has revealed that American people support India over China and prefer the US government to support New Delhi in possible Indo-China military and economic conflict.