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National : ** Bangladesh, Myanmar sign MoU on Rohingya repatriation **   |   National : ** Army to play role in public welfare activities, continuation of democracy: PM hopes ** 100 technical schools, colleges to be set up by 2019 **   |   International : Zimbabwe's next leader prepares to take power ** Three bodies found in Colombia after wreck of boat from Venezuela ** Notorious gang 'behead man' near Washington ** 5 killed, 3 injured in central China scaffold collapse   |   

International News

Twin saves brother's skin in transplant first

PARIS, Nov 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A man who had suffered burns over 95 percent of his body, putting him on the verge of death, was saved by a skin transplant from his id...More...

Cuba, DPRK vow to strengthen ties amid escalating tensions with U.S.

HAVANA, Nov 23, 2017 (BSS/XINHUA) - Cuba and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Wednesday vowed to strengthen ties amid escalating political tensions w...More...

Zimbabwe's next leader prepares to take power

HARARE, Nov 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Zimbabwe's incoming president Emmerson Mnangagwa was preparing Thursday to take power after the shock resignation of Robert Mugabe bro...More...

Nine killed in apartment blaze in north Taiwan

TAIPEI, Nov. 23, 2017 (BSS/Xinhua) - Nine people were killed and two others slightly injured in a blaze Wednesday night in a rental apartment in north Taiwan's New Tai...More...

Massive search expands for US sailors after Philippine Sea air crash

TOKYO, Nov 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Eight warships joined a US aircraft carrier and scores of helicopters and planes Thursday to search for three American sailors who went ...More...

PNG police arrest refugee-journalist at Australia camp

SYDNEY, Nov 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Papua New Guinea police on Thursday arrested an Iranian journalist and refugee who had been acting as an unofficial spokesman for hundr...More...