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UNHCR seeks open borders for people fleeing Rakhine

UNHCR, the refugee agency of the United Nations, has urged Bangladesh to open borders for people fleeing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State.

29 Aug 2017 - 17:59

Myanmar army conducts clearance operations; thousands of Rohingya cross to Bangladesh

Myanmar security forces intensified operations against Rohingya insurgents on Monday, police and other sources said, following three days of clashe

28 Aug 2017 - 19:23

N. Korea fires three short-range missiles, says US military

North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles Saturday, the US military said, following weeks of heightened tensions between Washington an

26 Aug 2017 - 11:26

'Trump Village' unveiled in India ahead of Modi US visit

A rural Indian settlement with little electricity or running water renamed itself "Trump Village" on Friday in an unusual gesture to the American p

24 Jun 2017 - 01:23

Myanmar scours sea for 122 missing after plane disappears

Myanmar's military was on Thursday scouring the waves for more than 120 people missing after their plane vanished flying over the Andaman Sea.

8 Jun 2017 - 13:21

Afghanistan: Massive US bomb kills 36 Islamic State fighters

 A strike by the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the U.S.

15 Apr 2017 - 01:13

115 dead as train derails in north India; some still trapped

At least 115 people were killed when an overnight passenger train rolled off the track in northern India early Sunday, with rescuers working into t

20 Nov 2016 - 22:50

Rs 11 lakh collected for liver transplant become pieces of paper

An amount of Rs 11 lakh collected by a man from his relatives and friends for liver transplant has turned into just pieces of papers as a Delhi hos

19 Nov 2016 - 22:47

Find out mentors, financiers of terrorists, Hasina to BIMSTEC leaders

 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged BIMSTEC leaders to find out the mentors, masterminds, abettors, financiers, arms suppliers and t

16 Oct 2016 - 20:55

Maldives for convening SAARC Summit soon

The government of the Maldives has urged the member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) to create an environment

1 Oct 2016 - 22:08

Indian military enters Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, attacks 'terror launch pads'

 The Indian military Thursday claimed it had enteredPakistan on the other side of Line of Control (LoC) and carried out deadly "surgical

29 Sep 2016 - 20:39

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UNHCR seeks open borders for people fleeing Rakhine

UNHCR, the refugee agency of the United Nations, has urged Bangladesh to open borders for people fleeing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State.

29 Aug 2017 - 17:59

Myanmar army conducts clearance operations; thousands of Rohingya cross to Bangladesh

Myanmar security forces intensified operations against Rohingya insurgents on Monday, police and other sources said, following three days of clashe

28 Aug 2017 - 19:23

N. Korea fires three short-range missiles, says US military

North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles Saturday, the US military said, following weeks of heightened tensions between Washington an

26 Aug 2017 - 11:26

'Trump Village' unveiled in India ahead of Modi US visit

A rural Indian settlement with little electricity or running water renamed itself "Trump Village" on Friday in an unusual gesture to the American p

24 Jun 2017 - 01:23

UNHCR seeks open borders for people fleeing Rakhine

UNHCR, the refugee agency of the United Nations, has urged Bangladesh to open borders for people fleeing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State.

29 Aug 2017 - 17:59

Myanmar army conducts clearance operations; thousands of Rohingya cross to Bangladesh

Myanmar security forces intensified operations against Rohingya insurgents on Monday, police and other sources said, following three days of clashe

28 Aug 2017 - 19:23

N. Korea fires three short-range missiles, says US military

North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles Saturday, the US military said, following weeks of heightened tensions between Washington an

26 Aug 2017 - 11:26

'Trump Village' unveiled in India ahead of Modi US visit

A rural Indian settlement with little electricity or running water renamed itself "Trump Village" on Friday in an unusual gesture to the American p

24 Jun 2017 - 01:23