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    POST-ELECTION US: Transition begins amidst uncertainty

    by Abu Hena | Updated at 01:14am on November 17, 2016

    THE ‘ugly’ US election is over and transition to next administration has begun amidst a deep sense of uncertainty...

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    The euro is murdering Europe

    by F William Engdahl | Updated at 01:08am on November 17, 2016

    THE euro is murdering the nations and economies of the EU quite literally. Since the fixed currency regime came into effect, replacing national currencies in...

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    UNIDO AT 50: Contribution to sustainable industrial development in Bangladesh

    by Li Yong | Updated at 01:03am on November 17, 2016

    SINCE its establishment in 1966, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization has been working with industries in developing countries to ensure inclusive growth through productivity...

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    Govt Hajj management needs to be bolstered

    by Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 10:59pm on November 15, 2016

    THIS year, 1.86 million Muslims gathered around Makkah to perform Hajj, with Bangladesh sending 1,01,758 pilgrims. The Saudi government was committed to arranging Hajj with...

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    Sweden finally question Assange after 6 years

    by Robert Stevens | Updated at 10:56pm on November 15, 2016

    ON MONDAY morning, Sweden’s deputy chief prosecutor Ingred Isgren arrived at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London to question WikiLeaks founder and editor Julian Assange. Isgren...

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    Deporting Sharbat Gula

    by Sikander Ahmed Shah | Updated at 10:35pm on November 15, 2016

    SHARBAT Gula became the world’s most famous refugee after a photograph of her appeared on the cover of a 1985 issue of the National Geographic....

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    The political world after Trump’s win

    by Joe Lauria | Updated at 10:18pm on November 15, 2016

    ANEW political force in America was unleashed on Tuesday and how the Democratic Party reacts to it could determine its future as a major party....

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    Manohar Parrikar urges jettisoning of ‘no first-strike’ nuclear pledge

    by Keith Jones | Updated at 02:00am on November 15, 2016

    INDIAN defence minister Manohar Parrikar has publicly called for India to renounce its pledge to never mount a nuclear ‘first strike.’..

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    Uprooted from Syria, stranded in Gaza

    by Isra Saleh el-Namey | Updated at 01:58am on November 15, 2016

    NASSAR al-Adeeni has vivid memories of how an uprising began in Syria more than five years ago. At least 15 children were captured and tortured...

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    Donald Trump’s win: an analysis

    by Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 01:55am on November 15, 2016

    AGAINST all the predictions of the pundits, pollsters and polling groups, Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States. Well except one,...