Designer Mohammad Idris dies

Mohammad Idris, designer of the national emblem of Bangladesh, passed away on Saturday

BNP website shut down

Bangladesh’s main opposition website has been shut down, the party said Saturday, amid accusation the government is muzzling dissent ahead of next week’s general election.

Satkhira police OC withdrawn for wooing vote for boat

Bangladesh Police has withdrawn the officer-in-charge of Kalaroa police station in south-western district Satkhira for seeking vote for boat, the election symbol for ruling Awami

Memo to EC seeks scrapping Jamaat leaders’ candidature

Gaurab Ekattar, a cultural organisation, on Saturday submitted a letter to the Election Commission seeking cancellation of candidatures of all 25 Jamaat-e-Islami leaders

Myanmar pledges to continue peace process in accordance with military announcement

Myanmar's National Reconciliation and Peace Center (NRPC) has pledged to continue to strive towards the participation of eight remaining non-ceasefire signatory ethnic armed

21 killed as bus crashes in Nepal mountainous area

21 killed as bus crashes in Nepal's mountainous area

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