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    Woman jailed for poisoning husband with eye drops

    United News of Bangladesh.  Associated Press | Updated at 11:36am on January 17, 2020

    A South Carolina woman pleaded guilty to poisoning her husband by putting eye drops into his water for days. She was sentenced to 25 years...

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    Hong Kong rally seeks international support

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Hong Kong | Updated at 10:52pm on January 12, 2020

    More than a thousand people attended a rally in Hong Kong on Sunday to urge people and governments abroad to support the city’s pro-democracy movement...

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    Gunman kills 3 in Thailand mall robbery

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Bangkok | Updated at 01:27am on January 11, 2020

    Thai police were hunting on Friday for a masked assailant who went on a shooting spree at a shopping mall, killing three people, including a...

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    North Korea threatens strategic weapon

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Seoul | Updated at 11:35pm on January 01, 2020

    Expressing deep frustration over stalled nuclear talks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned of unspecified ‘shocking’ action and that his country will soon reveal...

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    China’s November soya bean imports rise after US trade deal

    Associated Press/ UNB . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on December 27, 2019

    China’s imports of soya beans surged in November following the announcement of an interim trade deal with the United States. Imports rose 53.7 per cent...

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    Bangladeshi among seven migrants killed as boat capsizes in Turkey lake

    Associated Press / UNB . Ankara | Updated at 07:27pm on December 26, 2019

    A boat carrying migrants capsized in a lake in eastern Turkey on Thursday, killing seven people on board, officials said. At least 64 migrants were...

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    Catalogue retailers see reason for optimism after declines

    Associated Press/ UNB . Portland | Updated at 11:48pm on December 25, 2019

    Catalogues, those glossy paper-and-ink offerings of outdoor apparel, kitchenware and fruit baskets, are not yet headed for the recycling bin of history. Until recently, the...

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    China, South Korea, Japan meet over trade, regional disputes

    Associated Press/ UNB . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on December 24, 2019

    The leaders of China, Japan and South Korea are holding a trilateral summit in China this week amid feuds over trade, military manoeuvrings and historical...

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    White House predicts Pelosi will yield on impeachment delay

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Washington | Updated at 10:50pm on December 23, 2019

    The White House is projecting confidence that it will prevail in a constitutional spat with Democrats over the nature of the Senate’s impeachment trial, which...

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    Six killed in Las Vegas building fire

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Las Vegas | Updated at 01:16am on December 23, 2019

    A fire in a three-story apartment building in downtown Las Vegas where residents were apparently using their stoves for heat killed six people and forced...