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China, Headline »

[13 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]

Xinhua report in Global Times, Oct 12, 2017 at 16:06
China has issued a notice that further regulates activities in the name of integrated military and civilian development.
According to the notice by the Central Commission for Integrated Military and Civilian Development, social organizations who want to establish themselves in the sector cannot include “integrated military and civilian development” in their names.
The organizations cannot use words like “ministry”, “bureau”, “committee” or “institute” in their names without approval as it may mislead others with the implication that they are entities of …

Bangladesh, Headline »

[13 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]

by Manik Miazee/ Ashif Islam Shaon/ Fazlur Rahman Raju
BNP top brass and supporters are now spending anxious days over Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s planned return to Bangladesh against the backdrop of sudden political volatility and the arrest warrants issued against her this week.
Many leaders of the party are also concerned about her political future due to a number of reasons, including her health, Awami League’s hard-line position on BNP and the recent crackdown on the top leaders of the BNP’s major political ally, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami.
Khaleda Zia has thrice postponed her return …