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Let’s talk it over, says BoJ, as banks lead bond revolt

Let’s talk it over, says BoJ, as banks lead bond revolt

Struggling to feel positive about negative yen bond yields? Record-low trading getting you down?

Drug worth over $12mn seized

Drug worth over $12mn seized

Customs officers accounting and testing the confiscated drugs in Colombo. Sri Lankan Customs seized cocaine worth over $12mn...

Protest over kidnapping

Protest over kidnapping

Hundreds of Afghans staged a protest in Kabul yesterday demanding greater security after a recent spate of kidnappings that targeted groups of civilians in the country’s northeast.

Family concerned over journalist held without charge in Bangladesh

Family concerned over journalist held without charge in Bangladesh

An elderly British-Bangladeshi journalist facing a potential death sentence has been denied bail by a Bangladesh court.

Iraq makes arrests over ‘execution of Sunni men’

Iraq makes arrests over ‘execution of Sunni men’

Iraq said yesterday it had made arrests as it investigates allegations that Shia militiamen helping the army retake Fallujah...

Over thirty volunteers clean-up Simaisma Beach

Over thirty volunteers clean-up Simaisma Beach

The activity was undertaken recently by Doha Beach Clean Project.

Japan ‘outraged’ over US arrest following Okinawa death

Japan ‘outraged’ over US arrest following Okinawa death

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has expressed “outrage” after the arrest of a US military base employee linked to...

Zia moves SC over graft case order

Zia moves SC over graft case order

Former PM and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday moved to Supreme Court

Briton arrested over alleged anti-charter protest in Nepal

Briton arrested over alleged anti-charter protest in Nepal

Nepal arrested a British tourist for allegedly joining a protest yesterday against the country’s new constitution..

Zia charged over arson attacks

Zia charged over arson attacks

Police yesterday charged Bangladesh’s main opposition chief, Khaleda Zia, with masterminding arson attacks

Outcry grows over ‘air strikes’ on Syrian camp

Outcry grows over ‘air strikes’ on Syrian camp

Condemnation mounted yesterday over deadly air strikes on a camp for displaced people in northern Syria...

Russia warns over Nato plans in eastern Europe

Russia warns over Nato plans in eastern Europe

Russia will reinforce its western and southern flanks with three new divisions by the year-end