Three killed in Nice knife attack, one beheaded: Reports

Paris, Oct 29 (UNI) At least three people were killed in a knife attack including a woman who was decapitated in the French city of Nice on Thursday, the local media reported citing a police source.
The city Mayor Christian Estrosi confirmed that three people were killed i

Working closely with authorities to know needs of Chinese investors: Shahriar Alam

Dhaka, Oct 29 (UNI) Emphasising on having enhanced trade and investment cooperation with China, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam said that "We are working closely with the authorities to know the needs of Chinese investors."
He said with the estab

Bangabandhu laid the foundation of women's empowerment in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Oct 29 (UNI) Bangladesh Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chowdhury said, Bangabandhu laid the foundation of women's empowerment in the country.

She said Bangabandhu's philosophy on women's political and economic empowerment is exemplary for all future p

Nearly 100,000 catching virus every day in Britain

London, Oct 29(UNI) Authorities in the UK confirmed on Thursday that nearly 100,000 people are getting infected by the coronavirus everyday, leading to an unprecedented rise in the number of COVID cases, in the second wave, even as experts warn that the UK is fast approaching the

France goes for a second national lockdown for a month

Paris, Oct 29 (UNI) French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday announced a second nationwide lockdown until at least the end of November, the BBC reported.

In a televised address to the nation Mr Macron said, the new lockdown comes into effect from Friday, where

Facebook CEO says will take down post if Trump incites violence after election

Washington, (Sputnik) Facebook will take down any post by President Donald Trump that incites violence in the aftermath of the November 3 US election, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday.

"Incitement of violence is against our policy and there ar

Border standoff is bilateral: China

New Delhi, Oct 28 (UNI) China on Wednesday said the boundary issue with India is between the two countries and the situation along the Line of Actual Control is "generally stable" at the moment.

Foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said the two sides ar

US to establish Embassy in Maldives: Pompeo

Washington, Oct 28 (UNI) For the first time in history, the United States will establish an Embassy in the Maldives, US Secretary of State Mike announced on Wednesday, during a visit to the island nation.
This development signifies the increasingly close relations between

Bangladesh Army to remain ready to face any threat from home or abroad: Sheikh Hasina

Dhaka, Oct 28 (UNI) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called upon the Bangladesh Army to remain ready to face any threat from home and abroad to maintain the unity of the Holy Constitution and the sovereignty of the motherland.
"You have to be ready to face any thre

Trump targets Biden on corruption

Washington Oct 28 (UNI) United States President Donald Trump accused is Democrat party challenger Joe Biden of using his influence during his tenure as Vice President to enhance his son Hunter Biden's career.
In an election campaign video released on social media Trump