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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

US won't walk away from Syria war until talks progress: Mattis

WASHINGTON, Nov 14, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A US-led coalition will forge ahead in its fight against the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq until a UN peace process makes fur...More...

Bob Geldof returns Dublin honour in Suu Kyi protest

DUBLIN, Nov 13, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Musician and Live Aid supremo Bob Geldof on Monday returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin scroll in a protest against Myanmar leader ...More...

Iran quake toll rises to 328 dead and over 2,500 injured: official

TEHRAN, Nov 13, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The death toll of a major earthquake that hit the Iran-Iraq border overnight rose to 328 dead on the Iranian side of the border on Mon...More...

Philippines' Duterte all smiles as he meets Trump

MANILA, Nov 13, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Donald Trump shook hands Monday with a smiling Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, a man who boasts about personally killing people an...More...

Lebanon PM says free in Saudi and will return home 'soon'

BEIRUT, Nov 13, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Saad Hariri, whose resignation as Lebanon's prime minister a week ago sent shockwaves across the region, said Sunday he is "free" in Sa...More...

Water cannon repel anti-Trump protesters

MANILA, Nov 13, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Riot police used water cannon and sonic alarms to repel hundreds of protesters shouting anti-Donald Trump slogans on the sidelines of ...More...