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Rajapaksha clan wins Sri Lankan polls as faithfuls hand over unprecedented power
Dhaka, August 7: The Sri Lankan electorate handed an unprecedented power to the Rajapaksha family after the brothers registered a landslide win, trouncing their opponent, in the recently concluded elections. Read more>>
Poland arrests three LGBTQ activists for desecrating statues

Dhaka, August 6: Polish authorities have arrested and charged three gay rights activists for hanging the LGBTQ flag off statues in Warsaw, the national capital, while protesting the policies of President Andrzej Duda.

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France, Spain see a spike in Covid-19 infections

Dhaka, August 6: Authorities in France have reported a spike in the number of daily novel coronavirus infections, in more than two months' time.

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Michelle Obama suffering from 'low-grade depression'

Dhaka, August 6: Former First Lady of the United States of America Michelle Obama has said she is suffering from 'low-grade depression' after watching the hypocrisy of the Trump administration day in and day out.

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Breastfeeding link to COVID-19 is negligible, says World Health Organization

New York: The risk of COVID-19 infection from breastfeeding is negligible and has never been documented, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday, in a call for greater support for the practice.

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China tampering with the natural flow cycle of the Mekong River to leave millions starving, feel experts

Beijing: Experts believe that China's tampering with the natural flow cycle of the Mekong River, which is considered the world’s most productive freshwater fishery, is leaving thousands of people living in Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam starved.

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China asks Maldives to pay up ‘private loan’: Reports

Male: Maldivian President Ibrahim Solih and his government is not only battling COVID-19 outbreak in the nation but the short, medium and long-term fallouts, with China asking the Maldivian state to repay at least an instalment of a massive loan granted to a local resort owner.

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