China’s power crisis moves from factory floor to homes

The energy crisis in China is starting to hit people where they live, adding the risk of social instability to slower economic growth and...

Indonesia’s plan to build mega railway with China triggers debt trap...

Indonesia is planning to involve Japan and China to build two separate routes for the same railway project, a move analysts fear might lead to Chinese debt trap...

CPEC panel okays ambitious Karachi coastline plan

• Coastal comprehensive development zone to be established on KPT’s reclaimed land • $3.5bn plan envisages new berths for port, new fishery port, harbour bridge...

Taliban accuse Tajikistan of interfering in Afghanistan’s internal affairs

Tajikistan is interfering in the internal affairs of Afghanistan, Abdul Ghani Baradar, the acting deputy head of the Afghan government formed by the Taliban,...

What does Taliban rule mean for the region and the West?

Taliban can rule Afghanistan, but they can never govern it," said Massoud Hossaini, a Pulitzer Prize and WPP winner photojournalist who managed to escape the Taliban...

“World Is Watching Them”: US Condemns Taliban Plan To Resume Executions

The United States has strongly condemned the Taliban's plans to reinstate amputations and executions as a type of punishment in Afghanistan. During a presser on...

Apprehended Bangladeshi Minor Handed Over to Border Guard Bangladesh as Good...

Exhibiting a goodwill gesture, the Border Security Force (BSF) Meghalaya handed over one Bangladeshi minor boy to Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), after he was...

Afghanistan: Taliban Abuses Cause Widespread Fear

The Taliban in Afghanistan’s western city of Herat are committing widespread and serious human rights violations against women and girls, Human Rights Watch and the...

PM Imran was brought into power through fake news, says...

PML-N Secretary Information Marriyum Aurangzeb said Friday that Prime Minister Imran Khan’s claims of enabling free media in Pakistan raises serious questions over his...

The Bangabandhu-Bapu Digital Exhibition is now open at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy

The Bangabandhu-Bapu Digital Exhibition was opened for public viewing at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on 25 September 2021 by H.E Dr. Dipu Moni, Honorable Minister...

COVID-19 sends northern Chinese city into semi-shutdown

China's northeastern city of Harbin, population 10 million, went into semi-shutdown after reporting new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases for the first time since early...

How deep are divisions among the Taliban?

There have been reports of divisions among the Taliban leadership, raising questions about the unity within the group which took over Afghanistan last month. The...

AUKUS has opened strategic opportunity for India, and France is a...

The foreign policy discourse in India is a study in histrionics. It is either torn between hysterical fears of whether we will “surrender our sovereignty” if...

Pak authorities arrest four people from Lahore amid terror threats

Following the recent terror threats in Pakistan, the counter-terrorism authorities from the country's Punjab province arrested four persons from Lahore on September 20, the...

US court jails Pakistani for 12 yrs over $200mn mobile phone...

A US court has sentenced a Pakistani to 12 years in prison for illegally unlocking mobile phones, which caused AT&T, the American telecommunications giant,...

Despite Afghanistan’s capture rift emerges between Taliban factions, says report

Even though the Taliban has managed to capture Afghanistan and form a government, an internal rift between the faction has started emerging, according to...

Ministers prod ECP members into defying their boss

In what appears to be a move to create a rift within the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in a renewed onslaught after the controversial...

Taliban to establish administration for women under Sharia law, say no...

After banning girls to attend secondary and high schools, the Taliban on Sunday (September 19) said that they will establish a potent and effective administration...

Taliban removes Uzbek from official language status

Contrary to their pledges of forming an inclusive government and respecting all the ethnicities in its Islamic Emirate, the Taliban removed Uzbek from official...

Xi’s potential 2027 transition poses threat to Taiwan: Davidson

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Hong Kong group forced to remove content about Tiananmen crackdown

A prominent pro-democracy group in Hong Kong has deleted its publications from the internet following a notice from the police authorities to take down...

China: Wuhan lab created ‘10,000-times stronger than usual’ coronavirus strains

A Wuhan-based lab in China created coronavirus strains that were up to 10,000-times stronger than usual, media reports said on Saturday. It is feared that...

China shapes narratives to defame democracy, promotes authoritarian governance globally: Report

China is continuously channelising ideologies to defame the democracy and promote authoritarian governance model all around the world through portraying its economic growth and...

Chinese pursuit of Avigan patent faces pushback in Japan

Fujifilm intellectual property cited as reason to 'reject' Beijing lab's application. A Chinese lab attempting to patent the use of anti-flu drug Avigan for the...

China, Pakistan in rush to exploit weakening Afghan economy: Report

China and Pakistan are in rush to exploit the Afghan economy as both have announced certain luring benefits for Afghanistan, which will largely benefit the former and latter in...

Pak nuke button already in a terror organisation’s hand

Pak nuke button already in a terror organisation’s hand Occasions of India Pakistan open to pardon TTP members if they give up terror activities, says...

In Afghanistan, Music & Musicians Go Silent As Taliban Takes Over...

In Hollie McKay’s latest special report for Deadline, the veteran foreign affairs correspondent and Only Cry for the Living: Memos from Inside the ISIS...

ITEC Day is celebrated on the initiative of Indian High Commission

The High Commission of India, Dhaka hosted  a reception to celebrate the 57th Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Day on 16th September, 2021...

Wikipedia bans 7 mainland Chinese users

The foundation which operates Wikipedia has banned seven mainland Chinese users from its websites globally and revoked administrator access and other privileges for 12...

Afghanistan: Taliban insurgents assault woman, abduct five members of her family...

Taliban insurgents on Saturday assaulted a woman and  abducted five of her family members in Kabul city, media reports said. The incident took place in...