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To oust Awami League, top Hefazat leader held secret meeting with Khaleda

By Sumi Khan Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) Junaid Babunagari, the then secretary general of radical outfit Hefazat-e Islam, held a secret meeting with BNP chairperson...

Tesla crash kills 2 in US, police say ‘no one was driving’

San Francisco, April 19 (IANS) In what could be another Autopilot mode failure, two people were killed in a fiery Tesla crash in Texas...

What lies behind Tehreek-e-Labaik Pakistan’s challenge to the state?

By Hamza Ameer Islamabad, April 19 (IANS) Pakistan's government has been put under a severe challenge and test by an Islamist party, which has wreaked...

Amid violence in Pakistan, Dutch leader joins controversy

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) As violence continues in Lahore and other parts of Pakistan, Dutch businessman and right-wing politician Geert Wilders has joined...

From India to US, world urges Biden not to hoard Coronavirus vaccine

New Delhi/Washington (IANS) From the owner of the biggest producer of one of the Coronavirus vaccines in India to several senators in the US,...

8 killed in shooting at US FedEx facility

Washington, April 16 (IANS) At least eight people were killed during a shooting incident that took place at a FedEx facility in the US...

Senate votes to open debate on anti-Asian American hate crimes bill

Washington, April 15 (IANS) The US Senate has voted with sweeping bipartisan support to open a debate on an anti-Asian American hate crimes bill,...

UK PM Johnson to shorten his India trip due to pandemic

New Delhi/London, April 14 (IANS) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has decided to shorten his trip to New Delhi later this month in view...

Pakistan bans Islamic party after violent protests

Islamabad, April 14 (IANS) The Pakistan government has decided to impose a ban on the Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan under the anti-terrorism law. Pakistan Interior Minister Sheikh...

US President extends Bihu, Pohela Boishakh greetings

Guwahati/Agartala, April 14 (IANS) US President Joe Biden has extended his greetings to the people celebrating festivals such as Rongali Bihu, Pohela Boishakh and...