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By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, September 1st, 2020

Indian President, PM pay last respects to Mukherjee; Cremation afternoon

  currentnews Indian President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and chiefs of three defence services were among the dignitaries who paid their last respects to More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Monday, August 31st, 2020

Pranab Mukherjee passes away

currentnews Pranab Mukherjee, India’s former president and one of the country’s most admired political leaders, died on Monday at the age of 84. Mukherjee had suffered a fall at his Rajaji Marg house and had More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Sunday, August 30th, 2020

One killed as Trump supporters clash with protesters

currentnews One person was shot and killed on Saturday night in downtown Portland, the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon, after tensions between a group of U.S. President Donald Trump’s supporters More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Saturday, August 29th, 2020

Berlin police disband protest against Covid-19 curbs

currentnews Berlin police on Saturday disbanded a mass protest in the German capital against coronavirus curbs a few hours after it had begun after marchers failed to heed their orders to keep their distance and More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Thursday, August 27th, 2020

Bollywood star Aamir Khan under fire over China, Turkey links

currentnews Muslim Bollywood star Aamir Khan has long been a hate figure for India’s Hindu far-right, but now they have a new line of attack — his massive popularity in China. Khan, 55, is a brand ambassador More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Thursday, August 27th, 2020

Illinois teen arrested after 2 killed during protest in Kenosha

currentnews A white, 17-year-old “police admirer” was arrested Wednesday after two people were shot to death during a third straight night of protests in Kenosha over the police shooting of a Black More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Thursday, August 20th, 2020

Trump responds to Obama criticism, calling him ‘terrible’ president

  currentnews President Donald Trump on Wednesday fired back angrily at his predecessor Barack Obama after being branded an unserious president who had put US democracy in danger. Trump told reporters Obama More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020

Pranab Mukherjee’s condition worsens

currentnews The condition of former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee deteriorated on Wednesday as he developed features of lung infection. Quoting Delhis Army’s Research and Referral hospital, News18 said More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

BJP, RSS control Facebook and Whatsapp in India: Rahul Gandhi

currentnews Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Sunday alleged that the BJP and the RSS control Facebook and Whatsapp in the country. The Congress MP also alleged that they spread fake news and hatred through these social More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

Chinese Covid-19 vaccine trial shows promising results

currentnews An inactivated Covid-19 vaccine candidate developed by China has shown promising trial result as it is safe and generates an immune response, according to data from clinical trials published in The More...