India summoned Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner to India Syed Haider Shah and lodged a "strong protest" at the loss of life of a seven-month-old infant in unprovoked ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Bhimber sector across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir.
A court in Bangladesh on Tuesday handed out death sentence to two militants of the banned Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and life imprisonment to another three for the murder of a university professor in 2016.
A group of Indian experts visited Pakistan without any prior publicity to discuss bilateral ties and revive the Track II diplomacy process with Islamabad, a welcome sign amid the virtually frozen dialogue. The original Track II initiative, Neemrana Dialogue, received a fresh start with the visit, diplomatic sources told PTI. The interactions took place between April 28 to 30 in Islamabad.
The UN International Children's Emergency Fund (Unicef) on Tuesday said that up to 200,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, including 55,000 children, are at risk from the imminent monsoon, including pre-monsoon rain and storms that have already hit refugee camps in Cox's Bazaar.