South Asia and Beyond

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Hasina Hits Out At Opposition, Asks Leaders to First Burn Wives Saris

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has attacked the opposition — Bangladesh Nationalist Party — for running an anti-India campaign that boycotts Indian products. “The BNP leaders are advocating for boycotting Indian products. My question is – how many Indian sarees do the boycott campaigners’ wives possess? Why don’t they take the sarees from their wives […]Read More

Bangladesh Company Prefers To Negotiate With Pirates

The Bangladesh government has said no to the European Union (EU) and Indian Navy’s offer to conduct operations aboard the ship MV Abdullah, which was taken over by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean, the Dhaka Tribune reported. The owner of the ship has said that they would negotiate directly with the pirates. The pirates were in […]Read More