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A message demanding money is seen on a monitor of a payment terminal at a branch of Ukraine's state-owned bank Oschadbank after Ukrainian institutions were hit by a wave of cyber attacks earlier in the day, in Kiev, Ukraine, June 27, 2017. Reruters
Ransomware hits Europe

Those affected include Russia's biggest oil company, banks, and Ukraine's international airport

The return of India’s moneylenders

Almost every farmer in India’s massive rural swathes is tethered to the moneylender

An electronic patients’ chart is shown on the wall to a hospital room at the newly constructed Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center hospital in San Diego, California Apr 17, 2017. Reuters

22m to lose insurance under US Senate plan

Republicans may face difficult battle passing bill with large healthcare impact

An employee works near screens in the virus lab at the headquarters of Russian cyber security company Kaspersky Labs in Moscow Jul 29, 2013. Reuters

Kaspersky to help prevent audio spying

Russian security software firm develops method to counteract unauthorised microphone access

Holidaymakers to Sylhet

Some 500 accommodations are fully booked during the Eid holidays

Mosul celebrates Eid without IS

Festival joy offset by hardship, minaret's destruction

Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits Burnley College and University of Central Lancashire in northern England May 16, 2012. Reuters

British Queen's income rises £6m

According to official accounts, the Queen’s expenditure last year came to £42m

U.S. President Trump welcomes Indian Prime Minister Modi to the White House in Washington

Trump-Modi moments

Pictures show the ‘visible chemistry’ between the leaders during their meeting

General view of sea ice near the Global Seed Vault in Longyearbyen as seen in this handout photo taken June 24, 2006. Reuters

Global sea level rise accelerating

A rise in sea levels will threaten low-lying coasts from Miami to Bangladesh

A woman poses for a photograph with the Harry Potter trolley at Kings Cross Station, in London, Britain Jun 26, 2017. The first Harry Potter book, 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' was first published 20 years ago. Reuters

Fans celebrate 20th anniversary of Harry Potter

Monday marked the 20th anniversary of the release of ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’

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No gas to CNG stations for 24 hours

Titas says it will stop supply due to maintenance work at Bibiyana field

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi hugs US President Donald Trump as he departures the White House after a visit, in Washington, US, Jun 26, 2017. Reuters

Trump, Modi call for Pakistan to curb terror

US president also urged Indian PM to do more to reduce US trade deficit with India

A woman poses for a photograph with the Harry Potter trolley at Kings Cross Station, in London, Britain Jun 26, 2017. The first Harry Potter book, 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' was first published 20 years ago. Reuters

Fans celebrate 20th anniversary of Harry Potter

Monday markedd the 20th anniversary of the release of ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’