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Bangladesh: Protesters ask authorities t Dhaka, Feb 27 (IBNS): Protesters, who arranged a rally at TSC of the Dhaka University in Bangladesh to protest against the murder of Avijit Roy, on Friday gave 24-hour ultimatum to authorities to arrest the killers of the writer, media reports said. 27-Feb-2015
UN chief 'deeply saddened' by loss of li New York, Feb 27 (IBNS) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said he is deeply saddened by the loss of life in Afghanistan as a result of avalanches, landslides and floods in the northern part of the country including in the Kabul, Parwan, Panjsher, Kapisa, Badakhshan and Nuristan provinces. 27-Feb-2015
Pak Army chief warns India Islamabad, Feb 26 (IBNS) Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif on Thursday warned back India, will be given a "befitting response” for any provocation along the Line of Control and Working Boundary. 26-Feb-2015
Afghanistan explosion kills 1 solder, 4 Kabul , Feb 25 (IBNS): Two back to back explosions in Afghanistan's Khost province has killed at least one Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier while leaving four others injured, media reports said. 25-Feb-2015
Ex-Maldives Prez denied bail, manhandled Male, Feb 23 (IBNS): A day after being arrested by the Maldives police, former President Mohamed Nasheed was on Tuesday denied bail by the court. 23-Feb-2015
Reuters' Pak-Afghan bureau chief found d Islamabad, Feb 23 (IBNS): Reuters' Pakistan and Afghanistan bureau chief Maria Golovnina, who was based in Pakistan's Islamabad, was found dead at her office in the capital city's F-8 sector, media reports said on Monday. 23-Feb-2015
Launch capsizes in Bangladesh Manikganj , Feb 22 (IBNS): A launch capsized in Padma river at Manikganj district in Bangladesh on Sunday, media reports said. 22-Feb-2015
Human chain formed outside Pakistan imam Karachi, Feb 20 (IBNS) Days after terror attacks on imambargahs in different cities of Pakistan disrupted peace in the country, citizens were seen forming a human chain around Imambargah Shah-i-Najaf in Karachi in a bid to send a strong message of unity, media reports said. 20-Feb-2015
Bangladesh: Death warrant issued against Dhaka, Feb 19 (IBNS) The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) here on Thursday issued death warrant for Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mohammad Kamaruzzaman in connection with a war crimes case. 19-Feb-2015
ACHR releases its report "Bangladesh: P New Delhi, Feb 19 (IBNS) Asian Centre for Human Rights in its report, "Bangladesh: Polarisation, Political Violence & an Undeclared Civil War", released on Wednesday stated that about 90 people have been killed and more than a thousand were injured in the ongoing violent anti-government protests by the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) led 20-party alliance demanding resignation of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s Awami League Government and holding of mid-term elections under a neutral caretaker government since Jan 5. 19-Feb-2015
Pakistan: TTP financier killed in operat Islamabad, Feb 17 (IBNS): A top Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militant was killed during an intelligence-led operation in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Swat region on Tuesday, media reports said. 17-Feb-2015
Afghanistan: Logar attack kills 20 polic Kabul, Feb 17 (IBNS): A group of insurgents stormed the police headquarters in Afghanistan's central Logar province which killed at least 20 policemen on Tuesday, media reports said. 17-Feb-2015
Pakistan: Blast outside Police Lines, 8 Lahore, Feb 17 (IBNS): At least eight people were killed in a blast outside Police Lines in the Qila Gujar Sigh area of Pakistan's Karachi city on Tuesday, media reports said. 17-Feb-2015
UN rights chief requests 'one time only' New York, Feb 17 (IBNS) At the request of the top United Nations rights official, the Geneva-based UN Human Rights Council today agreed to temporarily hold off its consideration of a long-awaited report into alleged rights violations during the conflict in Sri Lanka for six months, until September 2015. 17-Feb-2015
Afghanistan: 13 cops killed during clash Kandahar , Feb 16 (IBNS): At least 13 policemen were killed during a clash with militants in Afghanistan's Kandahar province on Monday, media reports said. 16-Feb-2015
Pakistan attack: FIR registered against Islamabad, Feb 14 (IBNS): Pakistan authorities have registered an FIR against Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) commander Umar alias Narayin connection with the Imamia Masjid Imambargah attack case on Saturday, media reports said. 14-Feb-2015
20 killed in Pakistan mosque attack Peshawar, Feb 13 (IBNS): In a suicide attack targeting Imamia Masjid Imambargah in Hayatabad area of Pakistan's Peshawar city, at least 20 people were killed and 55 others were injured on Friday. 13-Feb-2015
Pakistan: 19 killed in Peshawar mosque a Peshawar, Feb 13 (IBNS): In another brutal terror attack, at least 19 people were killed and more than 50 others were injured as suicide attackers and gunmen attacked an imambargah or mosque in the Hayatabad area of Pakistan's Peshawar city during Friday prayers, media reports said. 13-Feb-2015
Pakistan courts rejects 26/11 mastermind Islamabad, Feb 13 (IBNS): A Pakistan court on Friday cancelled 26/11 mastermind and top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zakir-ur Rehman Lakhvi's bail. 13-Feb-2015
Pakistan: 8 killed, 56 injured in Peshaw Peshawar, Feb 13 (IBNS): At least eight people were killed and 56 were injured in a powerful blast near an imambargah or mosque in the Hayatabad area of Pakistan's Peshawar city during Friday prayers, media reports said. 13-Feb-2015
Pakistan: Blast derails train, 15 injure Jacobabad, Feb 12 (IBNS): At least 15 people were injured as four coaches of a train derailed after a blast damaged the tracks close to the Dillmurad Railway Station near 12-Feb-2015
Afghanistan: 5 militants killed Kabul, Feb 10 (IBNS): At least five militants were killed as they attacked the police headquarters in Afghanistan's northeastern Kunduz province on Tuesday. 10-Feb-2015
Pak PM calls for reforms in civil bureau Islamabad, Feb 9 (IBNS): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday expressed his concern and dissatisfaction over the performance of the country's civil bureaucracy, media reports said. 09-Feb-2015
Afghanistan: Taliban commander killed in Kabul, Feb 9 (IBNS): A Taliban commander has been killed during a US drone strike in Afghanistan, media reports said on Monday. 09-Feb-2015
Bangladesh: Dhaka-Kolkata train attacked Dhaka, Feb 8 (IBNS): Amid a BNP-sponsored blockade in the country, several petrol bombs were hurled at the Dhaka-Kolkata ‘Maitree Express’ train in Bangladesh's Pabna district on Sunday, media reports said. 08-Feb-2015
Pakistan: Four soldiers killed in explos Peshawar, Feb 3 (IBNS): At least four security personnel were killed in an explosion at Warmagai area in Pakistan's Kurram tribal region on Tuesday, media reports said. 03-Feb-2015
Pakistan: Toddler raped, killed in Karac Karchi, Feb 3 (IBNS): A one-and-a-half-year-old girl has been raped before being killed in Pakistan's Karachi city, media reports said on Tuesday. 03-Feb-2015
Seven killed in Bangla bomb attack on bu Dhaka, Bangladesh, Feb 3 (IBNS) At least seven passengers were killed and 16 injured when miscreants threw crude fire bombs on a bus in what is said to be a political attack on a national highway in Comilla district of Bangladesh on Tuesday. 03-Feb-2015
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