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Bangladesh army out in force as police fire on demonstrators

AFP | Dhaka, Bangladesh The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com Soldiers were patrolling Bangladeshi cities on Saturday to quell growing civil unrest sparked by student demonstrations, with riot police firing on protesters who defied a governmen...

EU chief aims for 90% emissions reduction by 2040

AFP | Strasbourg, France The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, who won a second five-year term yesterday, promised to target cutting greenhouse gas ...

China shopping centre fire kills 16

AFP | Beijing The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com A fire that tore through a shopping centre in southwestern China has killed 16 people, state media reported yesterday. Rescue operations concluded a...

Two dead, 35 injured in India passenger train derailment

AFP | New Delhi The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com An Indian passenger train derailed and overturned several of its cars yesterday, killing at least two people and injuring 24 others with rescue an...

Biden tests positive for Covid

AFP | Washington The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com US President Joe Biden tested positive for Covid with mild symptoms Wednesday, shortly after conceding he would consider dropping his reelection ...

Bangladesh protests escalate

AFP | Washington The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com Bangladeshi students set fire to the country’s state broadcaster yesterday, a day after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina appeared on the networ...

First suicide pod use ‘soon’ in Switzerland

AFP | Zurich, Switzerland The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com An assisted dying group expects a new portable suicide pod to be used for the first time in Switzerland potentially wi...