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    RMG drives export earnings growth from US to 21pc in July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2018

    Country’s export earnings from the United States in the first month (July) of the current financial year 2018-19 rebounded overcoming the sluggish growth in last...

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    US corporate media join in editorialising for press freedom

    Dave Lindorff | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2018

    SOME 300 newspapers, large and small, joined today in publishing, often on their front pages, editorials defending the first amendment’s freedom of the press,.....

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    US newspapers hit back at Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:30pm on August 16, 2018

    US newspapers big and small hit back Thursday at president Donald Trump’s relentless attacks on the news media, with a coordinated campaign of editorials highlighting...

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    Trump blacklists critical ex-CIA chief Brennan

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:57am on August 16, 2018

    US president Donald Trump on Wednesday revoked the security clearance of former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan, and warned several other prominent critics they...

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    US Dhaka mission shares Bangabandhu video on Facebook page

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:54am on August 16, 2018

    US embassy in Dhaka has shared a video on the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on its verified Facebook page marking the National Mourning...

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    Sarah Sanders’ soured relationship with press

    Imran Khalid | Updated at 12:05am on August 16, 2018

    NOT for a good reason, of course, the White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is again in the headlines. The extraordinary heated exchange between...

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    In first, transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governor

    Reuters | Updated at 11:48am on August 15, 2018

    Vermont Democrats made Christine Hallquist the first openly transgender person to win a major party nomination for statewide office in US history as she clinched...

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    US aid cuts bite in Gaza

    Tania Kraemer | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2018

    ADETERMINED Suleiman Abu Oudeh makes his way through the busy UNRWA distribution centre in the Al-Shati refugee camp in Gaza City. With his ID card...

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    Mujib killer Rashed to be brought back from US if AL reelected: Anisul

    United News of Bangladesh . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 07:01pm on August 14, 2018

    Law minister Anisul Huq on Tuesday said Bangabandhu's killer Rashed Chowdhury, hiding in the United States, will be brought back home if Awami League returns...

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    Trump signs defence policy bill with watered-down China measures

    Reuters | Updated at 10:58am on August 14, 2018

    US president Donald Trump signed a $716 billion defence policy bill on Monday that authorizes military spending and includes watered-down controls on US government contracts...