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NBN boss insists roll-out on track, despite poor quality Optus network

Posted November 25, 2015 18:21:17 Photo: Leaked reports show the Optus network is not fit for the NBN and it could delay the Australia-wide roll out. (Reuters) The National Broadband Network (NBN) says its long-range plans remain on track, regardless of leaked documents displaying significant issues about the state of the Optus cable network. The…


Bangladesh executes 2 opposition leaders despite concerns

NEW DELHI (AP) — Bangladesh executed two influential opposition leaders on charges of war crimes for the duration of the country’s 1971 independence war, a senior jail official mentioned Sunday, despite issues that the legal proceedings against them have been flawed and threats of violence by their supporters. Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Salahuddin Quader Chowdhury…