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Trump puts elephant trophy imports on hold

Trump puts elephant trophy imports on hold

International Desk President Donald Trump has suspended the import of elephant hunting trophies, only a day after a ban was relaxed by his administration. Imports of trophies from elephants legally hunted in Zambia and Zimbabwe had been set to resume, reversing a 2014 Obama-era ban. But late on Friday, President Trump tweeted the change was


‘World’s oldest wine’ found in 8,000-year-old jars in Georgia

International Desk Scientists say 8,000-year-old pottery fragments have revealed the earliest evidence of grape wine-making. The earthenware jars containing residual wine compounds were found in two sites south of the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, researchers said. Some of the jars bore images of grape clusters and a man dancing. Previously, the earliest evidence of wine-making was


Trump: Putin and I had ‘good discussions’ at Apec summit

International Desk On Twitter, he blasted “haters and fools”, who, he said, do not encourage good relations between the countries. Earlier he said Mr Putin told him he was insulted by allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 US election. The US intelligence community has previously concluded that Russia tried to sway the poll in


Mustafizur yet to play for Rajshahi Kings

Sports Desk Mustafizur Rahman is all set to join Rajshahi Kings squad on November 8 for preparing him for the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League, said a franchise press release on Tuesday.The left-arm seamer returned from South Africa with an injured left leg sustained while playing football during the team warm-up. Mustafizur is going through a