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National : ** 2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema ends tomorrow ** Rohingya crisis growing, more support needed: WB **    |   International : ** 7 killed in bus accident in eastern India ** Seven Niger troops killed in Boko Haram attack ** Five killed in arson attack on Seoul motel ** Trump warns US government shutdown likely **    |   

International News

Facebook top choice for Philippines wildlife traders: monitor

MANILA, Jan 19, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Facebook has emerged as the top site for wildlife trafficking in the Philippines, a watchdog said Friday, with thousands of endangered ...More...

Nine dead as huge storms batter Europe

BERLIN, Jan 19, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Nine people including two firefighters were killed Thursday as violent gales battered northern Europe, snapping air and train links.

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May, Macron strike border security deal at UK summit

SANDHURST, United Kingdom, Jan 19, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Prime Minister Theresa May and her French counterpart Emmanuel Macron agreed a new border security deal on Thursday, t...More...

Tribal feuds spread fear in Iraq's Basra

BASRA, Iraq, Jan 19, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Daud Salman and his family stayed put in their Iraqi village despite years of regular clashes between tribes, but when a stray bulle...More...

US lawmakers aim to tighten terms of Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON, Jan 19, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - A bill was introduced in the US House of Representatives on Thursday aimed at tightening the terms of the Iran nuclear deal, despite ...More...

Defence minister for toppled Ivory Coast regime jailed

ABIDJAN, Jan 19, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - A former defence chief for the Ivory Coast's ousted leader was sentenced to 15 years on Thursday for conspiring against the government, ...More...