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  • People’s income can’t be blocked for indefinite period: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of Bangladesh has indicated that the gradual relaxation in the nationwide ‘general holidays’ over Corona pandemic will continue. Addressing the nation on the eve of Eid-Ul-Fitr, Prime Minister Hasina said that it is not possible to block economic activity and people’s income for an indefinite period. She said that till the time […]

    India welcomes ceasefire in Afghanistan for three days during Eid

    India has welcomed the understanding reached for a ceasefire in Afghanistan for three days during the Eid. External Affairs Ministry said that New Delhi hopes that this ceasefire would extend further. The Ministry added that they hope it will become permanent to address the dire humanitarian situation resulting from the Coronavirus pandemic and pave the […]

    Eid being celebrated across Middle East today amidst lockdown

    Eid is being celebrated by the Muslims across the Middle East today amidst lockdown. Special Eid prayers were performed at home by people. Religious leaders and rulers have urged people to perform the Eid prayers at home in the face of the pandemic affecting the globe. Our correspondent reports that Eid is being celebrated across […]

    36 fresh Coronavirus positive cases take Nepal’s total to 584

    In Nepal 36 more persons tested positive taking total number to 584. According to the Ministry of Health and Population 36 persons including 27 people from Banke district alone diagnosed with COVID-19 this afternoon. Earlier in the morning 32 persons were tested positive. There are now 511 persons having Coronavirus in Nepal, while 70 people […]

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Calls up Mamta Banerjee, Expresses sympathy over Cyclone loss

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday called up the Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamta Banerjee and expressed her sympathy for the losses suffered by the state due to the cyclone Amphan. Prime Minister Hasina enquired about the damage caused by the cyclone, reported the official news agency BSS. Expressing sympathy at the loss of […]

    Pakistan International Airlines plane crashes near Karachi airport

    Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane with 107 people on board crashed into a densely populated residential area near the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi today. The officials said Airbus carrying 99 passengers and eight crew members from Lahore was about to land in Karachi when it crashed at the Jinnah Garden area near Model Colony […]

    Bangladesh suffers losses worth Taka 1100 crore, 10 deaths due to Cyclone Amphan

    Bangladesh suffered a loss of Taka 1100 crore due to the Cyclone Amphan which affected 26 districts of the country. The state Minister for Disaster Management  Enamur Rahman told media on Thursday that the cyclone also caused death of at least 10 people across the country. However, the Minister said that it will take a […]

    Trump orders US flag to be flown at half-staff over next 3 days as COVID-19 death toll surpasses 95,000

    The US President Donald Trump said yesterday, he will order the US flag to be flown at half-staff over the next three days as the death toll from COVID-19 surpasses 95,000. Trump tweeted, flags will be lowered on all Federal Buildings and National Monuments to half-staff over the next three days in memory of the […]

    2 flights from Muscat carrying expatriates reach Kochi, kozhikode in Kerala today

    Under Vande Bharat mission, two flights from Muscat carrying expatriates reached Kochi and kozhikode in Kerala today evening. Two more flights  from Gulf region  is scheduled to arrive in the State soon.

    Indian troops fully familiar with alignment of LAC in India-China border areas, says MEA Spokesperson

    External Affairs Ministry today said that any suggestion that Indian troops had undertaken activity across the LAC in the Western Sector or the Sikkim sector is not accurate. In a virtual briefing, Ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said Indian troops are fully familiar with the alignment of the Line of Actual Control in the India-China border […]