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Daily Archives: August 21, 2019

US envoy to resume talks with Taliban on ending Afghan war

The United States envoy negotiating with the Taliban for an end to nearly 18 years of fighting in Afghanistan was departing Tuesday for Qatar...

Germany: 8-year-old goes on highway joyride with mom’s car

Police say an 8-year-old boy took his mom's car and went for a nighttime joyride on a highway in western Germany. Soest police said the...

Greece says it won’t assist Iranian tanker sought by US

Greece says it won't assist an Iranian supertanker sought by the U.S. that's in the Mediterranean Sea, believed headed for a Greek port. Deputy Foreign...

Central bank issues restrictions on banks’ expenditure

Bangladesh Bank has imposed restrictions on spending money by the all scheduled banks for buying luxurious motor vehicles. No bank will be able to spend...

Asian markets drop as traders await Powell speech

Equities fell in Asia on Wednesday as investors took a step back after recent gains, with focus now turning to a key speech by...

Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

President Donald Trump acknowledged his aggressive China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted they're needed for more important long-term benefits....

Walton’s millionaire offer extended until Aug 31

Walton, a domestic brand, recently extended its offer -'Who will be millionaire today’ until August 31 due to large responses from customers across the...

FIFA appoints emergency committee to run Egyptian football

Egyptian football in chaos following the sudden departure of the national federation’s leadership, FIFA on Tuesday appointed a temporary committee to take over. Hani Abou...

Bangladesh to start SAFF U-15 campaign on Friday

Defending Champions Bangladesh Under-15 Football team will start their SAFF Under-15 campaign taking on Bhutan in the first match on Friday (August 23) at...

Ban on Sreesanth for spot-fixing to end in August 2020

Tainted Indian pacer S Sreesanth’s ban for alleged spot-fixing will end next August, BCCI Ombudsman D K Jain has ordered, observing that the cricketer is...