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No casualties as result of blast at ammunition depot in Jordan’s Zarqa – State Media

Cairo, Sep 11 (Sputnik) No one was killed or injured in the result of a powerful explosion that occurred in the early hours of Friday at an ammunition depot in the Jordanian city of Zarqa, northeast of the Amman capital, the state-run Jordan News Agency (Petra) reported, citing a senior military source in the country's Armed Forces.
Jordan’s Minister of State for Media Affairs Amjad Adaileh has stated that the explosion took place in an unpopulated area at an ammunition warehouse. According to preliminary information, the blast was likely to be caused by a short circuit.
"There were no casualties as a result of the explosion that occurred early on Friday in one of the depots with ammunition under the process of disposal in Zarqa," the source said, as quoted by the news outlet.
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Bangabandhu laid the foundation of women's empowerment in Bangladesh

Bangabandhu laid the foundation of women's empowerment in Bangladesh

29 Oct 2020 | 9:10 AM

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

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Nearly 100,000 catching virus every day in Britain

Nearly 100,000 catching virus every day in Britain

29 Oct 2020 | 8:34 AM

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 peak in infections seen in the spring.

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France goes for a second national lockdown for a month

France goes for a second national lockdown for a month

29 Oct 2020 | 8:26 AM

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.

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Turkish President to visit Dhaka early next year

28 Oct 2020 | 11:40 PM

Dhaka, Oct 28 (UNI) If the situation in Novel Coronavirus improves, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Dhaka early next year.

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BLM movement: NYC Police detains protestors

28 Oct 2020 | 9:03 PM

Washington, Oct 28 (UNI) Nearly 30 people have been arrested in New York City during the re-ignited Black Lives Matter movement, in response to a police shooting in the US state of Philadelphia that left an African American man, Walter Wallace Jr dead, local media reports said here on Wednesday.

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