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Bangladesh accords Guard of Honour to ICG DG Natarajan

New Delhi [India], Sept 16 (ANI): The Bangladesh Coast Guard on Monday accorded the Guard of Honour to India Coast ...


Bangladesh axe Soumya in further T20 overhaul

Dhaka - Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday axed top-order batsman Soumya Sarkar and called up three uncapped players in ...


Bangladesh changes squad for rest of T20I tri-nation series

Dubai [UAE], Sept 16 (ANI): After facing a 25-run defeat at the hands of Afghanistan in the ongoing T20I tri-nation ...


Nabi, Mujeeb shine in record Afghanistan win

Dhaka - Mohammad Nabi and Mujeeb Ur Rahman starred respectively with bat and ball as Afghanistan thrashed Bangladesh by 25 ...


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China and US Clash Over 'Belt and Road' in Afghan Resolution

UNITED NATIONS - China and Russia clashed with the U.S. and other Security Council members Monday over China's insistence on ...

Nepal PM wishes Modi on his 69th birthday in three languages

Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept 17 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his ...

Steve Smith sports spectacles to pose with England's Jack Leach!

New Delhi [India], Sept 17 (ANI): As the Ashes came to an end, Australia's batsman Steve Smith and England's spinner ...

Will meet Prime Minister Modi, says Trump

Washington [USA], Sept 17 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Monday (local time) said that he will be meeting Indian ...

Not right time to visit North Korea: Donald Trump

Washington [USA], Sept 17 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Monday said that it is probably not the right time ...

Verdict in Trial of RFA Reporters in Cambodia Now Due on Oct. 3

The verdict in the trial of two former Radio Free Asia journalists charged with espionage and the production of pornography ...

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US Farmers Hope for US-China Trade Deal as Pork, Soybean Tariffs Ease

ELKHART, IND. - Thomas Titus handles all the challenges of running his sprawling Elkhart, Illinois, farm, but lately, he isn't ...

Traders tread warily on Wall St as oil jumps

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring oil prices undermined stocks trading on Wall Street on Monday, but losses in the ...

Lockheed to concentrate hypersonic programs in northern Alabama

COURTLAND, Alabama - Lockheed Martin is to build a new plant for the assembly, integration and testing of hypersonics programs ...

Bankruptcy court to oversee restructure of Purdue Pharma

STAMFORD, Connecticut - Purdue Pharma has announced it has reached an agreement in principle on a framework for settling the ...

Nikkei 225 moves higher, Asian markets elsewhere flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan rose on Monday, while in China and Australia the equity markets were flat.Oil prices ...

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U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...


Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...


Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...


OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...


US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...


UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...


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