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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

Speculation rife as first arrest in US Russia probe said near

WASHINGTON, Oct 30, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Washington was abuzz this weekend over reports that a grand jury has charged at least one person stemming from the US probe of Russi...More...

Britain defends Balfour Declaration, 100 years on

LONDON, Oct 30, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Britain's foreign secretary on Sunday defended his predecessor's role a century ago in paving the way for the creation of Israel, saying...More...

7 killed in road accident in SW Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Oct. 30, 2017 (BSS/XINHUA) - At least seven people were killed and two others injured in a road accident in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan on ...More...

Russian helicopter missing in Arctic found on seabed, eight presumed dead: rescuers

OSLO, Oct 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A Russian helicopter that went down off the coast of Norway's Svalbard archipelago in the Arctic has been found and the eight people on b...More...

Myanmar police charge foreign reporters over drone use

YANGON, Oct 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Myanmar police have charged two foreign journalists working for Turkish state media -- along with two Burmese locals-- for allegedly brea...More...

Iceland centre-right hopes to return to power after snap vote

REYKJAVIK, Oct 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Icelandic Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson's conservative party was set Sunday to remain the country's biggest party after the secon...More...