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In this Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, photo, firefighters try to douse flames of a smoldering fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The devastating fire raced through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed scores of people. (AP Photo)
Fire in old part of Bangladesh's capital kills at least 69A devastating fire has raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed at least 69 people
The Associated Press8 minutes ago
CORRECTS DATE - In this image made from a video, firefighters try to extinguish flames at buildings in Dhaka, Bangladesh Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A devastating fire has raced through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital, causing casualties. (AP Photo)
The Latest: Fire in Bangladesh's capital kills at least 69The fire that burned through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital has killed at least 69 people
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Authorities say fire in old part of Bangladesh's capital is mostly under control, death toll rises to at least 69Authorities say fire in old part of Bangladesh's capital is mostly under control, death toll rises to at least 69
The Associated Press1 hour ago
2nd Trump-Kim summit crucial moment for Moon's presidencyThe upcoming Trump-Kim meeting will be a crucial moment for South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who is desperate for more room to continue his engagement with North Korea, now limited by tough U.S.-led sanctions
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Officials say a fire racing through buildings in the old part of Bangladesh's capital has killed 45, not under controlOfficials say a fire racing through buildings in the old part of Bangladesh's capital has killed 45, not under control
The Associated Press3 hours ago
US soldier wounded in suicide attack sues bomber's employerU.S. soldier wounded in Afghan suicide bombing files suit against defense contractor that employed the bomber
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some to lead Afghanistan’s negotiating team with the Taliban, warned Afghanistan’s president Wednesday against squandering an opportunity to find a peaceful settlement to the country’s latest war that is now into its 18th year. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Powerful political leader warns against squandering peaceProminent Afghan political leader warn the president against squandering the best opportunity at peace in more than 17 years of war
The Associated Press8 hours ago
India suspends key bus service to Pakistani part of KashmirIndia halts key bus service with Pakistani-controlled part of Kashmir, severing only land route linking divided region
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Thais give Russia, US right to extradite hacking suspectA Thai court has accepted a U.S. request that a Russian man who allegedly was part of a gang that stole millions of dollars online from bank accounts be extradited to the United States, but the suspect could end up in Russia anyway
The Associated Press11 hours ago
US, North Korean envoys to meet in Hanoi ahead of summitU.S. and North Korean special envoys are to meet in Vietnam's capital to make final preparations for a second summit next week between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Possible peace declaration looms large over Trump-Kim summitPossibility of peace declaration looms large over Trump- Kim summit, but ending the Korean War could open up a whole new set of problems for Washington if not done carefully
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Saudi crown prince backs India's fight against terrorismSaudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has offered intelligence sharing and other cooperation with India in fighting extremism and terrorism
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Afghans to hold Loya Jirga meeting to discuss peace talksThe Afghan president's peace envoy says a traditional council of Afghan political and tribal leaders, known as a Loya Jirga, will be held next month to discuss negotiations with the Taliban
The Associated Press15 hours ago
A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Wednesday after a modestly high finish on Wall Street that extended the market’s gains into a fourth week.(AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
World shares mostly higher on upbeat talk on China-US tradeWorld shares advance on reports Trump upbeat on China-US trade talks
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE- In this Sept. 18, 2018 file photo, Chairman of Reliance Group Anil Ambani speaks during the company's annual general meeting in Mumbai, India. India's top court has held industrialist Anil Ambani and two of his directors guilty of contempt of court and ordered them to pay 5.5 billion rupees ($77.29) million owed to Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool, File)
Indian court orders top industrialist to pay Ericsson $77MIndia's Supreme Court has found the chairman of Reliance Communications and two of his directors guilty of contempt of court and ordered them to pay $77.3 million owed to Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson
The Associated Press16 hours ago
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