Fri, 16 Nov 2018

Bangladesh halts forced Rohingya repatriation

Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov 16 (ANI): Muhammad Abdul Kalam, the Commissioner of the Bangladesh Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commission, stated that ...

Bangladesh: Rohingya Repatriation Fails Amid Protests

Bangladesh did not begin planned Rohingya repatriations on Thursday because no refugees agreed to return to Myanmar, while hundreds protested ...

US Flexes New Muscle in Asia

SINGAPORE - The United States flexed new muscle in Asia Thursday with pledges to counter China's expansion in a contested ...

Rohingya Refugees Refuse Repatriation from Bangladesh

None of the first Rohingya Muslims on a list to return Myanmar showed up at their departure points in Bangladesh ...

Injured Holder ruled out of Bangladesh tour

Dubai [United Arab Emirates], Nov 15 (ANI): West Indies skipper Jason Holder has been ruled out of the upcoming tour ...

PM Modi to attend ASEAN-India summit, EAS today

Singapore [Singapore], Nov 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to take part in the 16th Association of Southeast ...

No Rohingya have Agreed to Return to Myanmar: Bangladesh Official

No Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have agreed to return to Myanmar under a proposed repatriation scheme scheduled to begin Thursday, ...

Rights Group Calls for Halt to Rohingya Repatriation

Amnesty International is calling on Myanmar and Bangladesh to end their plans to send Rohingya Muslims back to Rakhine state, ...

IITF, a platform for all kinds of businesses: Tourism Minister

New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Union Tourism and Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma, while inaugurating 38th edition of India International ...

US Vice President Presses Asian Leaders on Rohingya, Maritime Dispute

SINGAPORE - While leaders from 10 Southeast Asian countries largely discussed trade in Singapore Wednesday, participating U.S. Vice President Mike ...

Russia Says U.S. 'Unpredictability' Causing 'Global Concern'

The Kremlin has lashed out over what Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman says is the recent 'unpredictability' of the United ...

KPTL receives new orders of Rs 1,322 crores

New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), a leading global EPC player in the power and ...

Chhath concludes in Nepal's Mithila

Janakpurdham [Nepal], Nov 14 (ANI): Chhath, the festival dedicated to the Sun god, concluded in Nepal's Mithila in the Janakpurdham ...

DOT eyes Central Luzon as Muslim-friendly destination

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Nov.14 (PIA) -- Department of Tourism (DOT) seeks to make Central Luzon a Muslim-friendly destination in ...

UN Human Rights Chief to Bangladesh: Halt Rohingya Repatriation

The U.N. human rights chief urged Bangladesh on Tuesday to halt plans to repatriate more than 2,200 Rohingya refugees to ...

Retired AB: I can't wait to play again

Cape Town - Former Proteas star AB de Villiers says he is enjoying his international retirement, but he can't wait ...

Zimbabwe's fight a big takeaway for satisfied Masakadza

10:21 AM ET The confidence of doing well in conditions where better teams have struggled is Zimbabwe's biggest gain in ...

Bangladesh level series with Mehidy Hasan's five-for

3:00 AM ET Bangladesh 522 for 7 dec (Mushfiqur 219*, Mominul 161, Jarvis 5-71) and 224 for 6 dec (Mahmudullah ...

Siriwardene's allround performance knocks Bangladesh out

Sri Lanka women 97 for 7 (Siriwardene 31, Alam 3-21) beat Bangladesh women 72 (Attapatu 3-17, Prabodhani 2-6, Siriwardene 2-10) ...

Moon to Hold One-on-One Summit with Putin

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - South Korean president Moon Jae-in was set to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines ...

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Japan's tech conglomerate pours in funds into WeWork

TOKYO, Japan - WeWork has announced that it has managed to secure additional funds from the Masayoshi Son-led Japanese technology ...

Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...

Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...

India has witnessed over 4.36 lakh cyberattacks this year

BENGALURU, India - A report on the state of cybersecurity at Indian companies has revealed that the country has witnessed ...

620 Million Children Lack Proper School Toilets

LONDON - A lack of proper school toilets threatens the health, education and safety of at least 620 million children ...

Bangladesh halts forced Rohingya repatriation

Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov 16 (ANI): Muhammad Abdul Kalam, the Commissioner of the Bangladesh Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commission, stated that ...

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