Mahasweta Devi

Writer-activist Mahasweta Devi no more

The Ramon Magsaysay winner author dies following a cardiac arrest and multi-organ failure



Bangladesh signs first deal with new Iran

The signing comes after the sanctions on Iran is lifted

US President Barack Obama and Democratic Nominee for President Hillary Clinton appear onstage together after Obama addressed the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US, July 27, 2016. Reuters

Obama calls to get behind Clinton

Addressing the Democrats' convention, he urges to enable Clinton finish the job he started 8 years ago

Salman Khan is arguably Bollywood's biggest star and his latest film grossed over $74 million in two weeks. Reuters

Salman Khan acquitted in poaching case

High Court acquits the Bollywood actor of killing endangered species of gazelle