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FILE PHOTO: White House Communications Director and spokesman Sean Spicer (L) stands with US President Donald Trump at the conclusion of an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, US February 23, 2017. Reuters
White House spokesman
Sean Spicer resigns

Trump has chosen Anthony Scaramucci as the new communications director

How Putin sparked a Western military renaissance

The challenge now for Western militaries is to devise effective counters to Russia’s actions in Europe

Swarna Dwip, a peep into the future

The island is witnessing projects on dairy farming, fishing, vegetation and forestation

Photo: NASA Twitter page

Hubble captures tiny Martian moon Phobos

The football-shaped moon makes cameo appearance during observation aimed at photographing Mars 

Losses loom for UK exporters without Brexit strategy

Almost half of British exporters have not reviewed their sales strategy, a survey finds

Pakistan court weighs dismissal of PM

The Supreme Court has finished hearing arguments on a scathing corruption report into the family wealth of Nawaz Sharif

​Hijab cosplay takes off

A growing number of young Muslim women in Southeast Asia are embracing the fan culture

Musician plays guitar
during brain surgery

Abhishek Prasad is the eighth musician the world to undergo such surgery to cure dystonia

Representational Image: Inmates walk in at San Quentin state prison. Reuters

Get sterilised for reduced jail time: US judge

Dozens of inmates have sought to take advantage of the judge's order

US Justice Department image shows a web screen after it had shut down the dark web marketplace AlphaBay, the site accused of allowing hundreds of thousands of people to buy and sell drugs, firearms, computer hacking tools and other illicit goods, released in Washington, DC, US, July 20, 2017. Courtesy US Justice Department/Handout via REUTERS

US shuts down a dark web bazaar

Authorities consider the action against AlphaBay as one of the largest ever taken against criminals on the dark web

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MasterCard credit cards are seen in this illustrative photograph taken in London December 8, 2010. Reuters

British class action against MasterCard blocked

MasterCard overcharged more than 45 million people over a 16-year period, the class action alleged

FILE PHOTO: White House Communications Director and spokesman Sean Spicer (L) stands with US President Donald Trump at the conclusion of an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, US February 23, 2017. Reuters

White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigns

Trump has chosen Anthony Scaramucci as the new communications director

China bans Bieber

It is 'not appropriate' for the Canadian pop star to visit China because of his 'bad behavior'