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    Demonstrators scuffle with police as rescuers scour Beirut blast zone

    Agence France-Presse . Beyrouth | Updated at 01:29am on August 08, 2020

    Rescuers combed through the rubble of Beirut port Friday in a search for survivors watched breathlessly by relatives of the missing, after an investigation into...

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    Beirut blasts worry Old Dhaka residents

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:51am on August 08, 2020

    Traders still continued to store chemical substances in different parts of Old Dhaka keeping high the risk of explosions while the authority remains indifferent. After...

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    Beirut reels from huge blasts, deaths hit 113

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:06am on August 06, 2020

    Rescuers searched for survivors Wednesday after a cataclysmic explosion at Beirut port sowed devastation across entire city neighbourhoods, killing at least 113 people, wounding thousands...

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    Blasts at Afghan market kill 23 civilians

    Agence France-Presse . Kandahar | Updated at 01:16am on June 30, 2020

    Multiple explosions tore through a busy market in southern Afghanistan on Monday, killing at least 23 civilians, officials said, blaming the Taliban for the carnage....

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    Five killed in blast during Somalia Eid festivities

    Agence France-Presse. Mogadishu | Updated at 08:55am on May 25, 2020

    At least five people were killed and more than 20 injured Sunday in Somalia in a blast during festivities to mark the Eid-ul-Fitr festival. ‘The...

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    Another Rohingya youth killed in landmine blast

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:24am on March 17, 2020

    Yet another Rohingya youth was killed in a landmine blast at Baisfari in Myanmar near the border with Bangladesh on Sunday evening, said officials in...

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    Japan blasts ‘unjustifiable’ Ghosn’s escape

    Agence France Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 10:32pm on January 05, 2020

    Carlos Ghosn’s escape from Japan is ‘unjustifiable’ and he is thought to have left the country using ‘illegal methods’, the Japanese justice minister said on...

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    Journalist's son killed in Dhaka AC compressor blast

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:39pm on January 02, 2020

    A man died after the compressor of an air-conditioner exploded at a house in Dhaka’s Aftabnagar area on Thursday morning...

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    Naogaon polytechnic blast victim dies after 21 days

    United News of Bangladesh . Kurigram | Updated at 12:50am on December 23, 2019

    A victim of the explosion at the chemistry lab of Naogaon Polytechnic Institute succumbed to his injuries at the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College...

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    Gas leak cause Patharghata blast: probe

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:53am on November 25, 2019

    Gas leak in supply line was responsible for the fatal explosion at Patharghata area in Chattogram on November 17, said the investigation report of Chattogram...