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    Tokyo, IOC reiterate that Olympics is on

    Associated Press/UNB . Tokyo | Updated at 10:49pm on February 13, 2020

    Tokyo Olympic organisers reiterated their message on Thursday at the start of two days of meetings with the International Olympic Committee: the Summer Games will...

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    Unhappy Mbappe ignores Tuchel’s authority at PSG

    Associated Press/UNB . Paris | Updated at 11:00pm on February 03, 2020

    Problems often seem to occur before important games for Paris Saint-Germain. Brazil star Neymar was ruled out of Champions League matches against Real Madrid and...

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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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    Rising inequality eroding trust in capitalism: survey

    Associated Press . Davos | Updated at 02:03am on January 21, 2020

    Rising income inequality is undermining confidence in capitalism around the world, according to a survey conducted by public relations firm Edelman ahead of the gathering...

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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...