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Another blogger hacked to death in Dhaka Dhaka, Mar 30 (IBNS): Three people hacked to death blogger Washiqur Rahman at Tejgaon Industrial area in Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Monday, media reports said. 30-Mar-2015
10 pilgrims killed in Bangladesh stamped Dhaka, Mar 27(IBNS) At least 10 pilgrims were killed in a stampede during a Hindu bathing ritual in Narayanganj, 25 km south off Dhaka in Bangladesh on Friday. 27-Mar-2015
Afghanistan: Militants attack bus, kill Kabul, Mar 24 (IBNS): Militants attacked civilian bus on Kabul-Ghazni highway which killed at least 13 people, media reports said on Tuesday. 24-Mar-2015
Pakistan: Murder convict hanged Multan, Mar 24 (IBNS) A person, who was found guilty of murder, has been hanged in Pakistan's Multan Central Jail on Tuesday, media reports said. 24-Mar-2015
Bangladesh: JMB leader arrested Dhaka, Mar 23 (IBNS): Banned militant outfit Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB)'s leader has been arrested by Bangladesh police from country's Chittagong city, media reports said on Monday. 23-Mar-2015
Nepal: Two Indians killed in road mishap Kathmandu, Mar 22 (IBNS) At least two Indian nationals were killed in a road mishap in Nepal's Makwanpur district on Sunday, media reports said. 22-Mar-2015
Bangladesh: Road mishap kills 6 in Mymen Mymensingh, Mar 21 (IBNS): At least six people were killed as a truck hit a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Bangladesh's Mymensingh district on Saturday, media reports said. 21-Mar-2015
Pakistan releases 57 Indian fishing boat New Delhi/Islamabad, Mar 21 (IBNS): The Pakistan government on Saturday released 57 Indian fishing boats in an attempt to show 'goodwill gesture'. 21-Mar-2015
Afghanistan: UN condemns brutal killing New York, Mar 21 (IBNS) United Nations officials in Afghanistan have strongly condemned the brutal killing of a 27-year-old mentally ill woman, who was attacked yesterday by an angry crowd accusing her of burning a copy of the Quran. 21-Mar-2015
UN rights experts urge Pakistan not to e New York, Mar 21 (IBNS) A group of independent United Nations human rights experts welcomed the last-minute decision by the Pakistani authorities to postpone the hanging of Shafqat Hussain, who was convicted as a minor, while calling on them to halt the execution altogether. 21-Mar-2015
Bangladesh to add 400,000 new Bangla wor Dhaka, Mar 20 (IBNS): A move which will help Bengalis across the globe, the Bangladesh government is all set to add 400,000 new Bangla words to Google Translate on the occasion of its Independence Day. 20-Mar-2015
Pakistan: Karachi blast kills 2 Karachi, Mar 20 (IBNS) A blast at the gate of Saleh mosque for the Bohra community in Pakistan's Karachi city has left at least two people killed on Friday, media reports said. 20-Mar-2015
UN urges Pakistan to reinstate suspensio New York, Mar 20 (IBNS) The United Nations has expressed deep concern on Thursdayat the increasing number of executions in Pakistan since December 2014, and at the Government’s recent announcement that it has now withdrawn its moratorium on the death penalty for all cases, not only those related to terrorism. 20-Mar-2015
Pakistan: Shafqat's execution stayed for Islamabad, Mar 19 (IBNS): Pakistan on Thursday postponed the execution of Shafqat Hussain, who was charged with committing a murder at the age of 14, for 72 hours. 19-Mar-2015
44 militants killed in Pakistan Tirah, Mar 18 (IBNS): The Pakistan Air Force on Wednesday killed at least 34 militants during early morning strikes in the Asian country's Tirah village, media reports said. 18-Mar-2015
Pakistan: Ex-lawyer of doctor who helped Peshawar, Mar 18 (IBNS): A former lawyer of the doctor, who helped the CIA to search al Oaeda leader Osama bin Laden, has been shot dead in Pakistan's Peshawar city, media reports said on Wednesday. 18-Mar-2015
12 death row prisoners hanged in Pakista Islamabad, Mar 17 (IBNS): Pakistan hanged to death twelve death row convicts in different cities across the country on Tuesday, media reports said. 17-Mar-2015
Pakistan: UN chief deplores terrorist at New York, Mar 17 (IBNS): Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned “in the strongest possible terms” the terrorist attacks committed against two Christian churches in Pakistan. 17-Mar-2015
Nepal bus mishap kills 18 Jumla, Mar 16 (IBNS): At least 18 people were killed as a passenger bus dropped 200 metres down the road in Nepal's in Jumla district on Monday, media reports said. 16-Mar-2015
Pakistan protests against blasts targeti Lahore, Mar 16 (IBNS): A day after twin blasts targeting churches in Lahore city left 15 people dead, the Christian community protested against the attacks in various cities of Pakistan on Monday, media reports said. 16-Mar-2015
Singh holds bilateral meeting with Mini Sendai, Mar 15 (IBNS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh held bilateral meetings with Ministers of Japan and Russia during his visit to the 3rd UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction at Sendai in Japan on Sunday. 15-Mar-2015
Pakistan church blasts kill 15 Lahore, Mar 15 (IBNS) Twin blasts rocked the Roman Catholic Church and Christ Church at Lahore's Youhanabad area in Pakistan which left at least 15 people dead and 70 others injured on Sunday, media reports said. 15-Mar-2015
Pakistan: 14 killed, 68 injured in twin Lahore, Mar 15 (IBNS): At least 14 people were killed and 68 others were hurt as twin blasts rocked the Roman Catholic Church and Christ Church at Lahore's Youhanabad area in Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said. 15-Mar-2015
Pakistan: 6 killed in twin blasts at Lah Lahore, Mar 15 (IBNS): At least six people were killed as twin blasts rocked the Roman Catholic Church and Christ Church at Lahore's Youhanabad area in Pakistan, media reports said. 15-Mar-2015
Fresh detention orders to put Lakhvi in Islamabad, Mar 14(IBNS) Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, acquitted by a court on Friday, will remain in jail for at least a month following a fresh detention order from the Home ministry of Punjab province in Pakistan. 14-Mar-2015
Former Maldives President Nasheed jailed Male, Maldives, Mar 14(IBNS) former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed has been sentenced to 13-year imprisonment by a criminal court under the anti-terrorism laws. 14-Mar-2015
Pakistan test fires drone 'Burraq' Islamabad, Mar 13 (IBNS): Pakistan on Friday test-fired indigenous developed armed drone Burraq and laser guided missile Barq, officials said. 13-Mar-2015
Bangladesh: Cement warehouse collapse, 6 Dhaka, Mar 12 (IBNS) At least six people were killed as a roof of a cement warehouse collapsed in Bangladesh's Bagerhat district on Thursday, media reports said. 12-Mar-2015
Pakistan: 2 militants killed in Peshawar Peshawar, Mar 12 (IBNS): Security personnel killed at least two militants as terrorists attacked a security check-post near Gora Qabristan area in Pakistan's Peshawar city on Thursday, media reports said. 12-Mar-2015
Pakistan test-fires Shaheen-III missile Rawalpindi, Mar 9 (IBNS) Pakistan on Monday conducted a successful test launch of Shaheen-III Surface to Surface Ballistic Missile, capable of carrying nuclear and conventional warheads to a range of 2750 Kms, officials said. 09-Mar-2015
"Operations will continue until militanc Peshawar, Mar 7 (IBNS) Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Saturday said operations would continue until militancy is eliminated from the nation. 07-Mar-2015
Dhaka: Bomb attack injures 14 Dhaka, Mar 7 (IBNS) At least 14 people were injured in a bomb attack close to the Secretariat in Bangladesh's capital Dhaka on Saturday, media reports said. 07-Mar-2015
Pakistan: Students form shield for Hindu Karachi, Mar 6 (IBNS) In a bid to show solidarity with Hindus in attendance, the National Student’s Federation (NSF) organised the formation of a human shield at the Swami Narayan Temple in Pakistan's Karachi city during a Holi celebration, media reports said on Friday. 06-Mar-2015
FBI team investigates Roy murder scene Dhaka, Mar 6 (IBNS) A Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) team, which is currently in Bangladesh to investigate writer Avijit Roy's murder case, visited the crime scene at Dhaka University on Friday, media reports said. 06-Mar-2015
UN political official urges Sri Lanka to New York, Mar 4 (IBNS): The United Nations will stand with the people and leaders of Sri Lanka as the country forges ahead along the path to reconciliation, the Organization’s political official said on Tuesday, as he voiced encouragement at the Government’s ongoing commitment to promote accountability and human rights following the nation’s three decade-long civil war. 04-Mar-2015
Roy murder: Shafiur Rahman Farabi sent t Dhaka, Mar 3 (IBNS) A Bangladesh court on Tuesday sent the prime suspect in the writer Avijit Roy murder case to 10-day remand on Tuesday, media reports said. 03-Mar-2015
Bangladesh: BNP-led 20-party alliance ex Dhaka, Mar 3 (IBNS): Continuing the ongoing political turmoil in Bangladesh, the BNP-led 20-party alliance has extended their hartal till 6 am on Friday, media reports said on Tuesday. 03-Mar-2015
Foreign Sec's Pakistan visit to resume d New Delhi, Mar 3 (IBNS) Indian foreign secretary S Jaishankar visits Pakistan on Tuesday, to touch the third destination of his "SAARC Yatra", designed to strengthen relations with the south Asian neighbours. 03-Mar-2015
Bangladesh writer murder: One arrested f Dhaka, Mar 2 (IBNS): Bangladesh's Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Monday arrested a person in connection with the murder of writer Avijit Roy here last week. 02-Mar-2015
FBI to probe Roy's murder Dhaka, Mar 1 (IBNS): The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the US is all set to investigate the murder case of writer Avijit Roy, media reports said on Sunday. 02-Mar-2015
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