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No `Eid for Rohingya Refugees

No `Eid for Rohingya Refugees

DHAKA – For thousands of Rohingya Muslims, a safer refuge in Bangladesh could not offer joy of `Eid for the minority after escaping for their life from Burma’s state-sponsored persecution…. Read more »

Saudi Arabia, Gulf, Bangladesh celebrate Eid today

Saudi Arabia, Gulf, Bangladesh celebrate Eid today

Saudi Arab, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Gulf countries, Indonesia and Bangladesh are celebrating Eid today (Monday), Geo News reported. Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Judicial Council had announced the sighting of Shawwal… Read more »

Young Indian bestowed ‘Preacher of the Nation’ title at Dubai Ramzan Forum

Young Indian bestowed ‘Preacher of the Nation’ title at Dubai Ramzan Forum

Dubai: An eight-year-old Indian boy has won a sermon contest in Dubai — in Arabic. Young Ebrahim Shabandri’s Arabic language and public speaking skills made him the top ‘Preacher of… Read more »

Assam violence: Dozens of Muslims killed in ethnic violence in north-east India

Assam violence: Dozens of Muslims killed in ethnic violence in north-east India

Nearly 30 Muslims have been killed and houses burned in the worst outbreak of ethnic violence in the remote north-eastern region of India in two years, officials have said. Police… Read more »

Afghanistan landslide: Over 2,000 feared dead in remote village after mountainside collapsed

Afghanistan landslide: Over 2,000 feared dead in remote village after mountainside collapsed

Officials in Afghanistan have said that at least 2,000 people are feared dead after a mountainside collapsed causing a massive landslide in a remote region of the country. Seven people… Read more »

Missing MH370 came down in Indian Ocean: Malaysian PM

Missing MH370 came down in Indian Ocean: Malaysian PM

KUALA LUMPUR: The missing Malaysia Airlines jet came down in the Indian Ocean, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Monday, as the airline reportedly told relatives it had been lost and… Read more »

One more Thar child dies taking the toll to 193 in 3 months

One more Thar child dies taking the toll to 193 in 3 months

THARPARKAR: The spate of children’s death could not completely stop as one more child suffering from malnutrition died at Mithi Civil Hosptal, taking the death toll to 193 during a… Read more »

Pakistan Day’s honorific ceremony held after eight years

Pakistan Day’s honorific ceremony held after eight years

A glorious ceremony to mark the Pakistan Day was held at the President House Islamabad on Sunday morning. President Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, chiefs of armed forces, chairman… Read more »

Baghdad is world’s worst city to live in, survey says

Baghdad is world’s worst city to live in, survey says

Would you want to move to Baghdad? As recently as the 1970s, Iraq’s capital was lauded as exemplary in the Arab world. It was modern, diverse and fast-paced. But now,… Read more »

Bangladeshi: Khaleda Zia, son indicted in corruption cases

Bangladeshi: Khaleda Zia, son indicted in corruption cases

Former Bangladesh Prime Minister Khaleda Zia and other leading opposition members are to go on trial next month on corruption charges. Ms Zia and her associates deny embezzling hundreds of… Read more »