September 22, 2022
September 22, 2022

Nepal in fresh political crisis

A clash between Nepal’s government and its head of state over controversial citizenship legislation threw the nascent republic into turmoil yesterday, after President Bidhya Devi Bhandari refused to sign proposed amendments in the law.

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

“War-like situation has not come yet”: Home Minister on Myanmar mortar shelling

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal today (September 21, 2022) said that the government is ready to deal with any kind of situation in reference to the repeated mortar shelling from Myanmar.

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

Flood-hit Pakistan faces malaria outbreak

Malaria cases are rampant in Pakistan's flood-ravaged regions, with the death toll from diseases reaching 324, authorities said on Wednesday, adding that the situation may get out of control if required aid does not arrive soon.

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

Pakistan flood-borne diseases could get ‘out of control’

At least nine more people have died from water-borne diseases in flood-hit areas of Pakistan, officials said yesterday, warning they risked losing control of the spread of infections in a crisis that Unicef described as “beyond bleak”.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

Myanmar army air strike on school claims 13 lives

Government helicopters have attacked a school and village in north-central Myanmar, killing at least 13 people including seven children, a school administrator and an aid worker said Monday.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

Pakistani father burns son to death for not doing homework

A man was arrested for allegedly setting his minor son on fire for not doing school homework in their Orangi Town house, police said.

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Naikhongchhari visit: Bandarban DC warns residents against going near border

The Deputy Commissioner of Bandarban and Superintendent of Police of the district today (September 19) visited locals at Naikhongchhari border in the wake of mortar shelling and firing from across Myanmar border.

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Rain, landslides 48 killed in Nepal, India

Heavy monsoon rains and landslides have killed almost 50 people in Nepal and India in recent days, authorities said yesterday.

September 18, 2022
September 18, 2022

Landslide in Nepal kills 14, seven injured

A landslide triggered by heavy rains killed at least 14 people and injured seven in western Nepal, officials said yesterday, as rescue workers searched the disaster site to try to find a further 10 missing people.

September 16, 2022
September 16, 2022

Rohingya killed, 4 others injured as mortar shells fired from Myanmar explode

A Rohingya youth was killed and four others were injured in mortar shells blast fired from Myanmar in Naikhongchhari upazila of Bandarban today (September 16, 2022).