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A Myanmar immigration official stands at the door of a building inside the camp set up by Myanmar's Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Minister to prepare for the repatriation of displaced Rohingyas, who fled to Bangladesh, outside Maungdaw in the state of Rakhine, Myanmar Jan 24, 2018. Reuters
UN wants access to camps
built for Rohingyas

It calls on Myanmar to give aid agencies unhindered access to camps it has built for Rohingyas who fled military operations

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Addressing inequality

Inequality has emerged as one of the most contentious topics over the last one decade

Villagers show no mercy to 'royal cub'

The young tiger lost its way to the locality

Photo taken from a Kyodo News helicopter on Jan 23, 2018, shows the area surrounding Mt. Kusatsushirane (top, L) in Gunma Prefecture, northwest of Tokyo, which erupted on the same day. Reuters

Volcano erupts at Japanese ski resort, 1 missing

Kusatsu-Shirane, a 2,160-metre volcano, appeared to have erupted on Tuesday morning

According to the Bangladesh government, over 30 million people use Facebook. Reuters file photo

Facebook launching blood donor feature

The feature will be introduced in Bangladesh on Tuesday

'Trump Not Welcome'

Leftists march through Swiss cities against a planned visit by the US President

Cambridge initiative to fight lifestyle diseases

The £8 million UK-funded health programme is launched in Bangladesh

An Amazon Go store in Seattle, Washington, US. Reuters

Amazon opens no-checkout supermarket

Store uses cameras to identify each customer and track the items they select

'Jumanji' rules US box office for 3rd week

Newcomers "12 Strong" and "Den of Thieves" follow

Pope Francis celebrates the marriage of crew members Paula Podest (centre) and Carlos Ciufffardi (left) during the flight between Santiago and the northern city of Iquique, Chile, Jan 18, 2018. Osservatore Romano/Handout via Reuters

Pope defends in-flight wedding

Francis officiated wedding of flight attendants mid-air last week

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Climate fund stuck in Farmers Bank

The troubled bank is facing a liquidity crisis due to loan irregularities 

'Trump Not Welcome'

Leftists march through Swiss cities against a planned visit by the US President

Hindu groups protest
movie release

Indian right-wing groups intensify protests against the release of Bollywood film "Padmaavat"