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    Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

    United News of Bangladesh/ Associated Press. Copenhagen | Updated at 06:46pm on September 09, 2020

    United States president Donald Trump has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts in the Middle East for peace, reports AP. Christian...

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    Facebook blocks bed-ridden man’s end-of-life broadcasts

    United News of Bangladesh / Associated Press . Le Pecq, France | Updated at 12:11pm on September 06, 2020

    Facebook on Saturday blocked live broadcasts from a chronically ill bed-ridden man who appealed to French president Emmanuel Macron for a medically-assisted death and who...

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    Cambodian war criminal Kaing Guek Eav dies

    United News of Bangladesh / Associated Press . Cambodia | Updated at 02:24pm on September 02, 2020

    Kaing Guek Eav, the Khmer Rouge’s chief jailer, who had been serving a life prison term for war crimes and crimes against humanity died at...

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    US won’t work with global effort to develop COVID-19 vaccine

    United News of Bangladesh / Associated Press . Washington | Updated at 12:53pm on September 02, 2020

    The Trump administration said Tuesday that it would not work with an international cooperative effort to develop and distribute a COVID-19 vaccine because it did...

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    First ever direct flight between Israel, UAE takes off Monday

    United News of Bangladesh / Associated Press . Ben-Gurion Airport, Israel | Updated at 05:51pm on August 31, 2020

    A high-ranking American and Israeli delegation took off Monday to Abu Dhabi in the first-ever direct commercial passenger flight to the United Arab Emirates...

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    North Carolina man freed after 1976 rape conviction vacated

    Associated Press/ UNB . Concord | Updated at 11:19am on August 28, 2020

    A North Carolina man who spent 44 years in prison for a rape he says he didn’t commit was freed on Thursday. Ronnie Long’s attorney...

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    CEO of TikTok resigns amid US pressure

    Associated Press/UNB. Hong Kong | Updated at 02:00pm on August 27, 2020

    Kevin Mayer, CEO of TikTok, resigned on Thursday amid US pressure for its Chinese owner to sell the popular video app, which the White House...

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    Serena likens loss to 'dating a guy you know sucks'

    Associated Press/ UNB - New York | Updated at 11:01am on August 26, 2020

    Serena Williams let lead after lead slip away, so she figured it was her own fault when yet another match stretched to a third set...

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    Early Islamic gold coins found in Israel

    Associated Press/UNB. Jerusalem | Updated at 04:02pm on August 24, 2020

    Israeli archaeologists announced on Monday they have discovered a trove of early Islamic gold coins during recent salvage excavations near the central city of Yavne,...

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    Unintended pregnancies surge amid COVID-19

    Associated Press/UNB. New Delhi | Updated at 02:33pm on August 19, 2020

    Millions of women and girls have been facing unintended pregnancies worldwide due to lack of access to contraceptives and abortion services because of the coronavirus...