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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

Amnesty accuses Myanmar of imposing 'apartheid' on Rohingya

YANGON, Nov 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Myanmar's suffocating control of its Rohingya population amounts to "apartheid", Amnesty International said Tuesday in a probe into the r...More...

6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes off Wallis, Futuna islands in Pacific Ocean

MOSCOW, November 21, 2017 (BSS/TASS) - A 6.0 magnitude earthquake occurred in the southern part of the Pacific Ocean near the islands of Wallis and Futuna (both island...More...

Australia welcomes cancellation of French war graves wind farm

SYDNEY, Nov 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Canberra Tuesday welcomed as "very
touching" the scrapping of a planned French wind farm on the site of a World War I battlefield where...More...

Trump declares North Korea state sponsor of terror

WASHINGTON, Nov 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism on Monday even as his top diplomat said Washington has not g...More...

Nations refusing to take back citizens ordered deported from Canada

OTTAWA, Nov 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) -Canada's attempts to send up to 1,000 foreigners who are here illegally back to their home countries are being stymied by nations refusing...More...

US ends 'protected' status for Haitian immigrants

WASHINGTON, Nov 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) -The US Department of Homeland Security terminated Monday a program that gave some 50,000 Haitian immigrants temporary protection in th...More...