Bangladesh

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has relieved the four technocrat ministers of their duties over a month after they submitted resignation letters ahead of the election.

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French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Sunday vowed to "restore national unity" after violence during the weekend forced police to use tear gas and rubber bullets against the "yellow vest" demonstrators, who protested against fuel tax rises and high living costs, leading to over 1,700 arrests.

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India's Manushi Chhillar, who won the Miss World pageant last year, on Saturday passed the baton to Mexico's Vanessa Ponce De Leon at a glitzy ceremony, where the first runner-up title went to Thailand's representative and Femina Miss India 2018 Anukreethy Vas failed to make it even to the top 12.

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  • 12 hours ago

China's Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said on Saturday it has closed 1,100 social media accounts and 31 websites suspected of engaging in trolling activities or posting messages for extortion since the start of this year.

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  • 13 hours ago

US President Donald Trump on Saturday renewed his call to end a federal probe into Russian election meddling, describing the investigation as a “witch hunt” a day after US prosecutors detailed a previously unknown attempt by a Russian to help his 2016 presidential election campaign.

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Md Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan, the chairman of the National Board of Revenue (NBR), said the body will look into the tax evasion allegations against Dr Kamal Hossain, a top leader of the newly-formed Jatiya Oikya Front.

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  • 18 hours ago

President Donald Trump said Saturday that his chief of staff, John Kelly, would step down by the end of the year, the latest move in a long-planned staff shake-up as the president heads into the 2020 campaign facing growing peril from the special counsel and newly empowered Democrats.