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    Trump meets his Iraqi counterpart

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Baghdad | Updated at 10:19pm on January 23, 2020

    US president Donald Trump hinted that sanctions on Iraq were still a possibility in a bilateral meeting with Iraq’s president Wednesday, the first since a...

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    UN chief urges action to end Syria conflict

    Associated Press / United News of Bangladesh . New York | Updated at 10:05pm on January 23, 2020

    United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres issued ‘a very strong appeal’ Wednesday for a political solution to Syria’s nearly nine-year conflict, and he called for...

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    Policeman ‘commits suicide’ in Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:11pm on January 23, 2020

    A police staff allegedly committed suicide at Mirpur 14 Police Lines in Dhaka early Thursday...

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    Bangladesh-born American Omar new Intel chair

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:02pm on January 23, 2020

    Bangladeshi-American Omar Ishrak has been elected chairman of the Intel Corporation board of directors succeeding Andy Bryant who stepped down after serving for seven years....

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    Shuttle train services suspended at CU following BCL strike

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 01:40pm on January 23, 2020

    Chittagong University’s shuttle train services remained suspended since Thursday morning amid a strike by some CU unit activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, Awami League-backed student...

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    Two motorcyclists killed in C’nawabganj road accident

    United News of Bangladesh . Chapainawabganj | Updated at 01:04pm on January 23, 2020

    Two motorcyclists were killed as a truck crashed into their bike at Madrassah intersection in Gomastapur upazila in Chapainawabganj on Wednesday...

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    Jashore ‘cattle lifter’ lynched in Jashore

    United News of Bangladesh. Jashore | Updated at 11:09am on January 23, 2020

    A suspected cattle lifter was killed and another was injured after being beaten by a mob at Chandrapur village in Jhikorgachha upazila on early Thursday....

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    President asks UGC, univs to contribute to build Digital Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:52am on January 23, 2020

    President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday called upon the universities and the University Grants Commission to take effective measures to contribute in building a Digital Bangladesh....

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    Cold-related diseases affect 6,010 people

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:50am on January 23, 2020

    Various cold-related diseases affected 6,010 people across the country in the last 24 hours, the government said on Wednesday. Data from the Directorate General of...

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    2 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24hrs

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on January 23, 2020

    Two new dengue patients were hospitalised in the last 24 hours until 8:00am on Wednesday, the Directorate General of Health Services said. In its regular...