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Obesity rates among children have peaked in rich countries

Globally, more children are still underweight rather than obese although the researchers think that will change by 2022 if trends continue.

11 Oct 2017 7:59 AM

India@70: Lot to be proud of, much to do

India is the sixth largest economy in the world in terms of GDP, and the third largest by purchasing power parity.

16 Aug 2017 2:15 AM

Rohingya Muslims 'abused': Myanmar rejects UN interference

Reports of atrocities inflicted upon the minority community have surfaced despite the government's denial.

03 May 2017 5:02 PM

Pak actions in 1971 were genocide, Modi backs us: B'desh PM

Sheikh Hasina said India supports Bangladesh in its endeavour to declare Pakistani atrocities in 1971 as 'genocide'.

10 Apr 2017 11:22 AM

Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar fear permanent displacement

The names of those Rohingya Muslims found missing during the house-to-house official count are crossed through with a red pen.

16 Mar 2017 11:43 AM


Acid attack victims redefine beauty in Bangladesh fashion show

The fashion show aimed to redefine the notion of beauty while calling attention to the menace of such attacks.

08 Mar 2017 12:40 PM

Irrfan Khan's No Bed of Roses banned in Bangladesh

The film begins with a disclaimer that the film has no resemblance to any real life characters alive or dead.

18 Feb 2017 7:31 PM

India A punish B'desh in drawn warm-up match

Tamim Iqbal remained unbeaten at 42 while Soumya Sarkar contributed 25 before being dismissed by Kuldeep Yadav.

06 Feb 2017 7:32 PM

B'desh: Threats of violent extremism are symptoms of deeper social and political problems

In reality, it is Islam – a religion close to hearts of millions of Bangladeshi Muslims – that is under assault from violent extremists.

13 Jan 2017 5:03 PM

VK Singh compares Pak army to Nazis for atrocities in 1971 war

December 16 for all those who took part in the liberation war of Bangladesh evokes emotions and nostalgia, the former army chief said.

16 Dec 2016 3:44 PM


Bay of Bengal ‘games’

Dhaka and Beijing have agreed to elevate ties to sort of a strategic partnership to cover defence or security-related issues.

13 Dec 2016 1:30 AM

Bangladeshi Hindus seek Trump's intervention to save non-Muslims

A memorandum was sent to the Trump team which details minority persecution including the recent Brahmanbaria and Santal killings.

28 Nov 2016 11:06 AM