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Bangladesh cuts fuel subsidies, raises fuel prices by 50 percent

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Bangladesh raised fuel prices by some 50 percent this week, which is aimed at reducing the country's subsidy ...


Bangladesh collects biometric data of 800,000 refugees to send to Myanmar

DHAKA, Bangladesh - On Sunday, China pledged to assist Bangladesh in repatriating thousands of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar.Bangladesh Foreign Minister ...


40-year-old Bangladeshi woman, 15-year-old daughter kidnapped, raped: Two arrested

SYLHET, Bangladesh - Two people have been arrested concerning the seven-day rape of a woman and her 15-year-old daughter in ...


Man stabbed wife to death after family dispute in Dhaka

DHAKA, Bangladesh - According to police, a man has stabbed his wife to death after a domestic dispute in Dhaka's ...


Bangladesh Finance Minister warns developing nations of Chinese loans strapped with debt-trap

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 10 (ANI): Warning developing countries of taking Chinese loans through its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Bangladesh's ...


Asia Album: Harvest season of pineapples in full swing in Bangladesh

© Provided by Xinhua DHAKA, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The harvest season of pineapples is in full swing in Bangladesh, ...


U.S. dollar hits record high against Bangladeshi taka

© Provided by Xinhua Experts have stressed the need for curbing imports, boosting exports and inflow of remittances to minimize ...


Bangladesh refuses to become China's lackey despite being part of Belt and Roat initiative

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 10 (ANI): Despite being part of China's Belt and Road Initiative and enjoying growth in trade and ...


Bangladesh textile faces major challanges amid global recession

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 10 (ANI): Bangladesh's textile industry is currently facing major challenges due to the global recession and inflation ...


India gets an opening to regain influence in South Asia amid Sri Lanka crisis

Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 9 (ANI): Sri Lanka's economic crisis has resulted in a serious political and socio-economic impact on ...


Had I been chairman of selection committee, Shami would have been in Asia Cup squad: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Former Indian skipper and ex-chairman of the selection committee Krishnamachari Srikkanth said that had ...


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Taapsee Pannu's 'Shabaash Mithu' to stream on Voot Select

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Bollywood actor Taapsee Pannu's recently released sports biopic film 'Shabaash Mithu' is all set ...

Former international umpire Rudi Koertzen passes away at 73

Johannesburg [South Africa], August 9 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced that former international umpire Rudi Koertzen passed away at ...

Had I been chairman of selection committee, Shami would have been in Asia Cup squad: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Former Indian skipper and ex-chairman of the selection committee Krishnamachari Srikkanth said that had ...

Indian wrestling stars receive warm welcome after successful CWG 2022 campaign

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Indian wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Deepak Punia and Mohit Grewal received a warm welcome at ...

Anurag Thakur congratulates Indian contingent on conclusion of successful CWG 2022 campaign

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], August 9 (ANI): Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur congratulated the Indian contingent for their great performances ...

Virat Kohli congratulates CWG medal winners

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Star Indian batter Virat Kohli congratulated the country's contingent for their superb performances in ...

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Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...

Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...

Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...

China tourism city of Sanya struck by Covid, 80,000 tourists stranded

SANYA, China: Following a Covid lockdown, some 80,000 tourists cannot leave the southern Chinese beach resort of Sanya. The restrictions ...

Australian singing sensation Olivia Newton-John has died

SANTA BARBARA, California - Australian singing sensation and actress Olivia Newtown-John has died at the age of 73."Dame Olivia Newton-John ...

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Japanese company in Myanmar plans expansion despite workers' criticism

YANGON, Myanmar - Honeys Holdings, a Japanese clothing retailer that manufactures much of its product line in Myanmar, has decided ...


U.S. stocks surge, dollar crumbles on CPI data, Nasdaq Composite up 2.89%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose sharply on Wednesday despite the latest reading that inflation in the United ...


Indian fighter jet draws interest, orders from nations worldwide

DELHI, India: India's defense ministry has said that the country has offered to sell 18 Tejas light single-engine jet combat ...


East Europe tourism takes dramatic downturn due to Ukraine war

WARSAW, Poland: Julie, who preferred not to give her full name, booked a group of trips to Warsaw last year, ...


Asian stocks in retreat, Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng fare worst

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks traded lower in Asia on Wednesday. Technology stocks were the hardest hit, and the exchange ...


Home grocery deliveries fall in U.S. due to increase in food costs

WASHINGTON D.C.: As prices for food and other basic staples are rising, U.S. demand for grocery deliveries is cooling, with ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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