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One week after taking power, the new government of the Maldives says it has no idea how much it owes China, which has led a construction spree in the tiny Indian Ocean nation, but

Homelessness in Britain rises to one in 200

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Activist who used humour to highlight war is gunned down in Syria

A prominent anti-government activist in Syria who used biting wit to draw international attention to his country’s plight was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in his hometown

BNP claims officials held ‘secret meetings’ to plan election engineering

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French police fire tear gas at fuel price protesters

Police fired tear gas and used water cannon to disperse protesters in Paris who are angry over rising fuel costs and President Emmanuel Macron is economic policies, the second

Hasina listens to youth aspirations about nation, speaks to them about future plans

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