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National : ** PayPal starts operation in Bangladesh ** Broadband to go to every union within next year: Joy **Local cautionary signal 3 for maritime ports ***   |   International : *** Flood, landslide fatalities in Vietnam surge to 77 ***Danger and uncertainty a week from Kenya's election ***Australia government vows to pursue citizenship crackdown *** 43 Afghan soldiers killed in suicide attack on military base: officials **   |   

International News

Trump warns McCain: 'I fight back, and it won't be pretty'

WASHINGTON, Oct 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US President Donald Trump reignited a long-standing feud with John McCain Tuesday, warning "I fight back, and it won't be pretty" aft...More...

EU's Tusk proposes two-year reform blitz

BRUSSELS, Oct 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - EU President Donald Tusk on Tuesday proposed an ambitious timeline of 13 summits over the next two years to reboot the European Union a...More...

UK retailer J Sainsbury looks to cut 2,000 jobs

LONDON, Oct 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - British retailer J Sainsbury has launched a consultation over cutting 2,000 jobs, amid an ongoing cost-cutting plan over the next three y...More...

Mining giant Rio Tinto, two ex-chiefs charged with fraud

SYDNEY, Oct 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Rio Tinto and two former top executives were charged with fraud by US authorities Wednesday, accused of inflating the value of the compan...More...

Officers fired following probe of United passenger removal

CHICAGO, Oct 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The city of Chicago revealed Tuesday that it fired two airport police officers in connection with the controversial removal of a passeng...More...

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 47 in attacks on Afghan security forces

GARDEZ, Afghanistan, Oct 17, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Two separate suicide and gun attacks on government forces in Afghanistan left nearly 50 dead and more than 200 wounded, offi...More...