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India-Bangladesh relations are deeper than any other strategic partner: Indian Foreign Secretary

Bangladesh to allow entry without Covid-19 vaccination

Rooppur Power plant: Ishwardi residents learning Russian to boost sales

Ban of Hilsa fishing to be lifted from midnight

Several BNP leaders contesting UP elections with party symbol

EU, UK, USA blame cyber attack on China, say over 30,000 companies affected

Washington DC/ London/ Beijing, August 9: The United Kingdom, the United States and European Union member states have claimed that China launched cyber attacks on about 30,000 companies earlier this year, according to a recent BBC report. The attack on the Microsoft Exchange server came from Chinese territory.

China continues to seek dominance in South Asia

Beijing, August 3: The whole world has been watching China's efforts to expand its hegemonic dominance in various South and Southeast Asian countries under Xi Jinping for a long time. The recent addition to that list is the China-South Asia Countries Poverty Alleviation in Chongqing, China. Apart from India, Bhutan and Maldives, the other five countries of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) have joined the organization.

Hong Kong court sentences man to 9 yrs jail in first case under contentious national security law

Hong Kong, July 31: A court in Hong Kong has sentenced the first person convicted under Hong Kong's national security law to 9 years in prison, according to media reports.

US combat forces to leave Iraq by end of 2021, says President Joe Biden

Washington DC, July 27: American President Joe Biden on Monday announced his government will formally conclude the US combat mission in Iraq by the end of 2021.

Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard who sparked outrage with depiction of Prophet Muhammed dies at 86

Copenhagen, July 22: Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard, who had sparked controversy for drawing a caricature of the Prophet Muhammad wearing a turban made out of a bomb, has died at the age of 86.

US hits out at China for ‘malicious’ cyber activity

Washington DC, July 20: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday said the United States and countries around the world are holding the People’s Republic of China (PRC) accountable for its pattern of irresponsible, disruptive, and destabilizing behavior in cyberspace, which poses a major threat to our economic and national security.

Explosion rocks US military base in Syria

Damascus: An explosion rocked a US military base in the Syrian province of Deir ez-Zor on Sunday, media reports said.

Israel condemns China's Uyghur policy

Jerusalem, July 7: Israel has taken a new stance in protest of the Chinese government's inhumane treatment of the Uighur Muslim minority. Israel recently signed a statement at the 47th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council condemning the forcible detention of Uighurs.

Beijing slammed for death of Uyghur teacher in Xinjiang detention facility

Xinjiang, July 5: The death of an Uyghur teacher at a detention facility in China's Xinjiang region has earned social media attention.

Pope Francis 'doing well' after surgery: Vatican

Rome: Pope Francis, who underwent a surgery at a hospital in Rome, is 'doing well', announced Vatican City on Monday.

Pope Francis admitted to hospital for surgery

Rome: Pope Francis has been admitted to hospital for scheduled surgery to treat a colon problem.

China's 'broken heads' comment triggers World War 3 fear

Beijing, July 3: World War 3 fear has been ignited after China promised "broken heads" for their enemies, perceived as a sign of threat by Beijing to the West.

Scientists say extreme heat wave in West Canada to become common in future due to climate change

Vancouver, July 1: The unprecedented heat wave in Western Canada would become more common with climate change, scientists predict.

Tibetans in Switzerland and Liechtenstein ask UN to hold China accountable for genocide in Tibet

Geneva, June 29: The Tibetan Community of Switzerland and Liechtenstein recently submitted a five-point appeal to the UN which includes calls to end China’s cultural genocide in Tibet, its interference in Tibetan religious beliefs and traditions, among others, during their recent demonstration held  parallel to the ongoing 47th regular session of the UN Human Rights Council.

George Floyd death: Ex-US police officer Derek Chauvin sentenced to over 22 years in prison

Washington DC, June 26: Former American police officer Derek Chauvin, who was  convicted of murdering African-American man George Floyd in Minneapolis in May 2020, has been sentenced to 22 years and six months in prison.