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GREECE PLANE CRASH: CARGO AIRCRAFT WAS CARRYING WEAPONS TO...

A cargo plane which crashed in northern Greece was carrying 11 tonnes of weapons - including land mines - to Bangladesh, officials say....

BANGLADESH WILLING TO INVEST IN NEPAL’S SUNKOSHI-3 HYDROPO...

The Bangladesh Ambassador to Nepal Salahuddin Noman Chowdhury has said that the government is "positive" about investing in Nepal's Sun...

JAPAN’S EX-PM SHINZO ABE DEAD AFTER BEING SHOT

Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe — one of the most consequential leaders in Japan's postwar history — died Friday, Japanese...

BORIS JOHNSON RESIGNS AS BRITISH PM

Boris Johnson said on Thursday he was resigning as Britain's prime minister, bowing to calls from ministerial colleagues and lawmakers...

SHINZO ABE IN 'GRAVE CONDITION' AFTER BEING SHOT DURING JA...

Shinzo Abe, Japan's longest-serving prime minister, was shot on Friday while campaigning for a parliamentary election, with public broa...

MI5, FBI CHIEFS WARN OVER CHINA IN RARE JOINT ADDRESS

The heads of MI5 and FBI warned of the growing long-term threat posed by China to UK and US interests, in their first joint appearance...

UK PM JOHNSON COULD FACE CONFIDENCE VOTE TONIGHT

A confidence vote in British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could be triggered as early as tonight, Sky journalist Tom Larkin said on Twi...

SRI LANKA PRESIDENT ASKS RUSSIA'S PUTIN TO HELP IMPORT FUE...

Sri Lanka's president on Wednesday said he urged Russian leader Vladimir Putin to help his cash-strapped island nation import fuel as i...

DEFENCE MINISTRY SAYS ‘BLACK JULY’ TERROR THREAT UNCONFIRM...

The Defence Ministry says a ‘Black July’ terror threat is unconfirmed, but has not been ruled out. A letter sent by the In...

PROTEST STAGED NEAR PM’S OFFICE

A protest was staged near the office of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today. Former MP Hirunika Premachandra was among those who...

UKRAINE NEEDS $750 BLN FOR RECOVERY PLAN, PRIME MINISTER S...

Ukraine needs $750 billion for a three-stage recovery plan in the wake of Russia's invasion, its prime minister said on Monday. Denys...

MAHINDA RAJAPAKSA IS NOT IN HOSPITAL

Reports claiming that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa was serious in hospital, is false, his office said. There were reports that M...

TALIBAN'S LARGE GATHERING ENDS WITH CALLS FOR INTERNATIONA...

A Taliban-run gathering of thousands of male religious and ethnic leaders ended on Saturday by asking foreign governments to formally r...

INDIAN POLICE ARREST 'MASTERMINDS' BEHIND EXECUTION OF HIN...

Indian police made fresh arrests in the case of the execution of a Hindu tailor in Rajasthan, a murder that stoked unease between the H...

BANGLADESH EXPECTS $5.5B FROM WB, IMF IN BUDGET SUPPORT

Bangladesh is for the first time looking to get more than $1 billion from the World Bank at zero interest – a fillip to dwindling...

HIGH-LEVEL US DELEGATION ARRIVES IN SRI LANKA

A high-level delegation representing the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Department of State arrived in Sri Lanka today....

PADMA BRIDGE OPENS TO TRAFFIC

Padma Bridge has been opened for vehicular movement from 6am today. Hundreds of vehicles were seen gathering on the Dhaka-Mawa Express...

PM SALUTES PEOPLE, OPENS PADMA BRIDGE

It was a cloudy morning in Mawa. Monsoon rainclouds were looming on the horizon, as the much-anticipated Padma Bridge awaited its inaug...

PM HASINA INVITES US PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN TO VISIT BANGLADE...

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has invited US President Joe Biden to visit Bangladesh. In a tweet on Friday, Bangladesh Ambas...

IRAN NUKE TALKS WITH US TO RESUME SOON

Talks on reviving the Iran nuclear deal will resume in the coming days, the European Union's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said ye...

US HAS NO PREFERENCE IN BANGLADESH POLITICAL ARENA: HAAS

US ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Haas has reiterated that the United States has no preference for any particular party or platform in...