Violence continues in Myanmar's Rakhine State

Maungdaw, Aug 26 Gun shots rang out across northern Rakhine State today afternoon as clashes continued between suspected Rohingya militants and Myanmar security forces, officials said, a day after...

Aug 26, 2017 4:06 PM | Newsscroll

Digest for international stories for week Aug 19 - Aug 25,

2017SaturdayBeirut: The Islamic State group today claimed responsibility for deadly attacks in Spain and stabbings in Russia, in statements carried by the jihadists' propaganda agency.Karachi: Ruth...

Aug 26, 2017 11:48 AM | Newsscroll

Preparations for Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 begin

Imphal (Manipur) [India], August 26 : The first meeting of the organising committee of the Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 was recently held in the Cabinet Hall of the Chief Minister's...

Aug 25, 2017 12:55 PM | Newsscroll

US urges Myanmar to avoid reprisals after attacks kills 89

Yangon, Aug 26 An attack by ethnic Rohingya militants in western Myanmar left 12 security personnel and 77 Rohingya Muslims dead in a dramatic escalation of communal violence that has plagued the...

Aug 26, 2017 9:15 AM | Newsscroll

Manipur gears up to organise Sangai Festival

Imphal (Manipur) [India], Aug. 26, 2017 (DIPR): Manipur is gearing up to organise Sangai Festival 2017. The Festival's inaugural Programme will be held near Keibul Lamjao National Park. ...

Aug 25, 2017 10:12 AM | Newsscroll

Spin-wary Australia face confident Bangladesh

Dhaka, Aug 25 Australia is wary of the threat posed by Bangladesh's spinners ahead of their two-Test series starting on Sunday in Dhaka, batsman Glenn Maxwell said.The Australians have not won a...

Aug 25, 2017 9:12 PM | Newsscroll

Fresh violence kills 89 in Myanmar's Rakhine State

Maungdaw(Myanmar), Aug 25 At least 89 people including a dozen security forces were killed as Rohingya militants besieged border posts in northern Rakhine State, Myanmar's authorities said today,...

Aug 25, 2017 8:30 PM | Newsscroll

BSF seizes Rs 7 lakh Bangladeshi Taka and apprehends one Bangladeshi in Kolkata

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 25 : Border Security Force (BSF) South Bengal Frontier has confirmed seizing Rs 7 lakh Bangladeshi Taka and apprehended one Bangladeshi national near the...

Aug 24, 2017 8:48 PM | Newsscroll

Sohail Khan recalled in Pak T20 squad for World XI series

Karachi [Pakistan], Aug 25 : Fast bowler Sohail Khan, who made his last T20 international appearance for the country in September 2011, has been recalled in the 16-man Pakistan squad for the...

Aug 24, 2017 8:48 PM | Newsscroll

Fresh violence kills 71 in Myanmar's Rakhine State

Maungdaw (Myanmar), Aug 25 At least 71 people including 12 security forces were killed as Rohingya militants besieged border posts in northern Rakhine State, Myanmar's authorities said today - the...

Aug 25, 2017 4:41 PM | Newsscroll