The top Al Qaeda leadership has started nurturing terror units in South Asia, including in India, to give a local face to their outfit, according to a senior US defence official.
The Home Ministry today decided to set up an expert committee to suggest steps for strengthening security of railway tracks and other assets.
Sri Lanka’s government wants a Chinese company to agree to cut its stake in a strategic port project by up to a quarter, as part of a renegotiation aimed at blunting public and political opposition to the deal.
Bangladesh has signed an agreement with India to formally join New Delhi’s ‘South Asia Satellite’ initiative, through which the Indian Space Research Organization (Isro) will launch a communication satellite for serving the South Asia region.
He also paid his tribute to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for his leadership to liberate Bangladesh in 1971 during a speech to his nation through his Radio Address, Mann Ki Baat.
India and Bangladesh are likely to sign an umbrella agreement on defence cooperation during Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s upcoming visit in early April.
A writ has been filed at the Supreme Court today demanding the management of the open border between Nepal and India.
Nepal’s President Bidya Devi Bhandari will begin a state visit to India on April 17, a media report said on Sunday.
The new Indian ambassador to Nepal, Manjeev Singh Puri, arrived in Kathmandu on Saturday to replace Ranjit Rae, who completed his tenure last month.
Bangladesh’s military today said their operations to flush out Islamist militants from a five-storey building in Sylhet could last long as there are several more “well-trained operatives” inside the hideout.