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Bangladesh agrees deal with Myanmar to return Rohingya refugees

Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed that they will try to complete the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled from violence in Myanmar within two years, Bangladesh’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.  The ministry said a joint working group from the two countries finalised an agreement on Monday …

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Japanese city placed on high alert after supermarket sold fish more poisonous than cyanide

A Japanese city has been placed on high alert after a supermarket sold portions of a potentially-deadly blowfish more poisonous than cyanide.  Officials in Gamagōri, in central Japan, were left with no choice but to activate the city’s emergency warning system after packets of the fugu fish were sold without having their …

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Netanyahu went to India and told off Modi for voting against Jerusalem decision at UN

Benjamin Netanyahu he said he was “disappointed” when India voted against Donald Trump‘s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The Israeli Prime Minister was welcomed by his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Hebrew as he arrived in India for a six-day visit. Mr Netanyahu said despite his disappointment …

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Dramatic CCTV video shows people fleeing in terror as floor collapses at Indonesian Stock Exchange

Dramatic video shows the moment a mezzanine floor collapsed at the Indonesia Stock Exchange, injuring more than 70 people. In the CCTV footage, a crowd of people – thought to be college students – are seen waiting to enter a room on the second storey of the Jakarta tower before the floor gives way beneath them.  …

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