Belarussian writer Svetlana Alexievich is seen in this undated photo in Minsk, Belarus. Reuters

Alexievich wins Nobel Prize for Literature

The Belarusian author wins the prize for her ‘polyphonic writings’


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Another 5 months for MNP

It might take February or March next year for mobile phone users to switch operators without changing numbers, says minister

A civil defence member gathers unexploded cluster bomblets that activists say were fired by the Russian air force at Maasran town, in the southern countryside of Idlib, Syria October 7, 2015. Reuters

Syria extends major offensive

Syrian troops and allied militia backed by Russian air strikes and cruise missiles fired from warships attacked rebels forces

Daniel Craig poses on stage during an event to mark the start of production for 'Spectre'', in southern England Dec 4, 2014. Reuters

Would rather slit wrists: Craig

The British actor said when asked about playing 007 again