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Drugs and illegal immigration

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- Do not confuse legal immigration with illegal immigration. America is a very generous nation. We accept more than 1.1 million legal immigrants every year, far more than any other ... Read More


IHC stays extradition of Pakistani American accused of terrorism

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday stayed extradition of an American citizen of Pakistani origin Talha Haroon to the United States (US) for allegedly planning an attack i... Read More


Trump's brain drain

Nepal, Jan. 17 -- The unwelcoming atmosphere-epitomized by Trump's notorious travel ban-is deterring a growing number of first-rate students from pursuing higher education in the US WASHINGTON, DC - ... Read More


Information Minister to continue teaching at JU

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- New Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud, who took up a part-time teaching position at Jahangirnagar University (JU) last September, will continue taking classes at the university al... Read More


An Alsatian wonderland which you must visit

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- I have an acute weakness for towns or cities with canals - Amsterdam, Venice, Copenhagen. But one of my all-time favourites is Colmar in France's Alsace region. This quaint town i... Read More


Domestic violence and the importance of seeking protection

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- Violence against women, including domestic violence, is a serious public health crisis. Its psychological and economic effects, affect everyone - men, women, children, future gene... Read More


On that day

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- It had hardly been a week since my father had passed away when somebody knocked at the door. I think it was half past 10 in the morning. "I just got to know your father had passe... Read More


Netherlands to provide around 1mn Euros for potato impact cluster in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The government of the Netherlands and Dutch businesses have inked an agreement to undertake a "potato impact cluster" project in Bangladesh. The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) ... Read More


HSY, Armeena and Uzair Jaswal take up the #10yearchallenge

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- The #10yearchallenge has taken over Instagram. The latest viral sensation requires you to post a collage of two photos - one taken 10 years back and another photo taken in 2019. W... Read More


Authoritarian, unilateral decisions made us part ways

Nepal, Jan. 17 -- The Bibeksheel Sajha Party Nepal (BSPN), formed after the merger of Bibeksheel Nepali Party and Sajha Party in July 2017, split last week when Ujwal Thapa filed an application at the... Read More