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    Playground named after Sri Lanka blast victim Zayan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 08:47pm on September 14, 2019

    A playground in city’s Banani area has been named after Zayan Chowdhury, one of the victims of Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka and also...

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    A morning in Afghanistan

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    ON A very warm September morning in Kabul, several dozen men, women, and children sit on the carpeted floor of a room at the Afghan...

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    Any war on terror is bullshit

    Nicky Reid | Updated at 12:00am on September 10, 2019

    The saying goes that the greatest trick the devil ever played was fooling the world that he doesn’t exist. I’ve long said that the greatest...

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    UN for stronger response to global terrorism

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    The UN Security Council called Friday for a better-coordinated ‘global response’ to international terrorism and organized crime by working together to identify and eliminate such...

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    Dismantling SAARC

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    THERE is a cruel irony in India reducing the SAARC to a virtually decrepit body because of its bilateral disputes with Pakistan. Significantly, it has...

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    Iran FM accuses US of ‘economic terrorism’

    Agence-France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    Iran’s foreign minister on Wednesday renewed accusations that the United States was waging ‘economic terrorism,’ on a visit to the United Nations during which Washington...

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    Home minister asks DCs to be strict against drugs, terrorism

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:34pm on July 18, 2019

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Thursday directed the deputy commissioners to stand...

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    Erdogan says Turkey car explosion may be terrorism-related

    Reuters . Istanbul | Updated at 07:02pm on July 05, 2019

    A car exploded in southeast Turkey near the border with Syria on Friday, killing three Syrian people, president Tayyip Erdogan said, adding that initial findings...

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    Anger as NZ mosques attacker pleads not guilty

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch, New Zealand | Updated at 12:47am on June 15, 2019

    The man accused of shooting dead 51 Muslim worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks in March smiled Friday as his lawyers entered not guilty pleas...

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    Dhaka proposes new platform for ulema to counter extremism

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:21pm on May 30, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Thursday emphasised that the Muslim nations should be able to resolve their own issues within Organisation of Islamic Cooperation...