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Sri Lanka is China's ‘pearl’ in the Indian Ocean region

China’s bold typeface on the tropical and troubled island is pretty much visible from every direction. (AFP File Photo)...

Why this bar to get information on Digital Security Act?

Members of the Newspaper Editors' Council of Bangladesh form a human chain in front of National Press Club demanding an amendment to...

Today’s hate crimes India are bitter harvests of fields cu...

In most societies and in most times, the rich and the privileged are treated more leniently than the poor and the powerless. But long...

How will 2022 look like for Afghanistan?

The uncertainty about recognition continues: the world continues to weigh the pros and cons of whether and when to formally acknowledge...

A quest for social consensus against hate speech

It requires consistent legal implementation over time and daily conversations that society needs to have On January 12, 2022 , th...

Bangabandhu’s democratic ideals are no longer the guiding...

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman giving a speech. File picture Bangabandhu elevated “democracy” and “secularism” as t...

China proposes “Forum on Indian Ocean Islands’ Development...

Colombo: China proposes to hold a forum on the development of the islands in the Indian Ocean. The proposal was mentioned by the Chines...

Myanmar’s military massacre women, children, charity worke...

Smoke and flames billow from vehicles in Hpruso on December 24. Myanmar government troops rounded up and shot more than 30 villagers...

‘Lines have been drawn’: Pakistan, India look to allies as...

A Chinese multi-role J-10C fighter jet seen in training in 2018. Pakistan is rumoured to have ordered 36 J10-Cs from China in total....

Study shows Hindutva groups targeting Christians in East S...

The Sri Lanka bombings killed more than 250 people on Easter Sunday Colombo: A study has revealed that emerging Hindutva group...

Stalled but not overturned

Former Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif with Atal Bihari Vajpayee. A New year's ritual of decluttering mail threw up some old dispatches...

By supporting politicised, saffronised barracks, Bipin Raw...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with former CDS Bipin Rawat. Photo: PTI/Files Politicisation of the Indian Army is no more a matter o...

Incitement to violence: When will Indian Supreme Court tak...

Chief Justice N V Ramana recently exhorted journalists to do their duty and not be “co-opted by an ideology or State”. He d...

With its economy in dire straits, Sri Lanka has high expec...

Colombo: The Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi’s visit to Sri Lanka, which is to take place around January 8 and 9, will be happen...

India China ties in deep freeze only Modi and Xi can now b...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping | PTI Since last summer’s military confrontation in Ladakh, ti...

What Gurgaon namaz attacks, Modi’s Kashi puja tell us abou...

YouTube/PMO India In 1958, while inaugurating the construction of the Bhakra Nangal Dam, India’s first prime minister, Jawha...

Army killings in India’s Nagaland reignite debate over con...

Nagas protest the Indian Army’s killings of 14 civilians earlier that month in the city of Kohima in Nagaland, India, on Dec. 1...

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands: New Delhi’s Bulwark in th...

Credit: Wikimedia Commons/Anirvan Shukla In 2015, the Indian government drew up a 100,000 million Indian rupee plan funded by...

How Modi’s BJP ensures that the two-nation theory flourish...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the Kashi corridor in Varanasi on December 13. | @narendramodi via Twitter This mont...

Widening US sanctions make it harder to invest in Myanmar,...

Few expect the sanctions declared on Dec 10 to change the status quo in Myanmar's political crisis.PHOTO: REUTERS BANGKOK - Top Un...

Bangladesh at 50: Dhaka no longer lives in the shadows of...

Bangladesh is not only a passive balancer between India and China, but has also emerged as an assertive actor in regional affairs. |...