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Bangladesh police fire rubber bullets, teargas to disperse opposition protest

Bangladesh police fire rubber bullets, teargas to disperse opposition protest

Bangladesh police fired rubber bullets and teargas at a group of opposition party supporters in the capital, Dhaka, on Wednesday as tension soared weeks before a general election.

DR Congo police fire bullets, tear gas on anti-Kabila rally: AFP

DR Congo police fire bullets, tear gas on anti-Kabila rally: AFP

At least two people were wounded as police fired live bullets and tear gas Sunday to break up a banned protest against DR Congo President Joseph Kabila in Kisangani, the country's third largest city, an AFP reporter said.

Credit expansion helps drive Qatar banks' foreign assets growth

Credit expansion helps drive Qatar banks' foreign assets growth

Foreign assets of Qatar’s banks grew by 6% year-on-year in February, driven by expansion in credit (21.3%); while domestic assets grew by 13.8%, driven by the growth in domestic credit (17.1%), shows a QNB report.