US to hold persons accountable: Pence

Bangladesh, July 20 -- A top US leader has expressed his government's stance over holding the persons who are responsible for unleashing "brutal atrocities" against the Rohingya accountable, the forei... Read More

Flooding worsens in north, may affect central part

Bangladesh, July 20 -- Flood situation deteriorated at many places in northern and central regions, even if water levels of many rivers started to fall on Friday. Thousands of flood victims, however,... Read More

Cheap labour edge won't last long

Bangladesh, July 20 -- With Bangladesh heading towards achieving the middle-income country status, local enterprises must find alternative path to stay competitive in the global market, the Planning C... Read More

4 men fail to set fire to police outpost in S. Kudarat

Manila, July 20 -- Unidentified men tried but failed to set ablaze a newly-built Community Police Assistance Center (Compac) in Lambayong, Sultan Kudarat on Friday night, police said. Capt. Herman Lu... Read More

Chennai Oil Market Rates

Chennai, July 20 -- Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 13,200 Gingelly 2200 Ground Nut 1200 Coconut 2650/2840 Vanaspathi 1200/1280 Kernal 7300/7400 Oilcakes Groundnut... Read More

Indian Coffee House Shimla has a new look

Shimla, July 20 -- The Indian Coffee House in this capital town has a new look now to facilitate better services to the increasing crowd of tourists and the local people. The Indian Coffee House is s... Read More

SoCot allots P5-M to combat dengue outbreak

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, July 20 -- The provincial government of South Cotabato has allotted an initial PHP5 million to address the outbreak of the deadly dengue fever, which had already claimed 21 lives.... Read More

2-month 'Oplan Lambat Bitag' nets 700 vehicles in Kidapawan

Manila, July 20 -- More than 700 individuals have been charged for violating traffic laws in Kidapawan City during the implementation of "Oplan Lambat Bitag" these past two months, police said Saturda... Read More

Throat-Slit Body Of 45-Year-Old Man Found In South Kashmir

SRINAGAR, July 20 -- Police on Saturday recovered throat-slit body of a man under mysterious conditions near Shivhard, Panzgam in Kokernag area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district. Reports said that... Read More

Nine killed in road accident on Pune-Solapur Highway

Pune, July 20 -- At least nine people were killed when a car in which they were travelling collided head-on with a truck on the Pune-Solapur Highway in the wee hours of Saturday. All the youths in ... Read More