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Nepal think-tank foresees ‘average’ SAARC summit

They say despite Indian PM’s active neighbourhood policy, the SAARC summit is not expected to achieve much

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Infant marriage?

Claiming that 66 percent of the marriages in Bangladesh take place before the prescribed age, a seminar on child rights has suggested that such marriages should now be called “infant marriage” instead of “child marriage.” Do you agree?


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  • Yes - 62%

  • No - 38%


Total number of votes: 69

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Rooney back for derby, Falcao unfit

City, United prepare for the Manchester showdown

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Cash incentive for RMG exports

Readymade garments industries will be entitled to a 0.25% cash incentive on its exports

Army officer takes charge of Burkina Faso

Army chief General Honore Traore's call to take over on a transitional basis was rejected by demonstrators and a number of junior officers

Author JK Rowling hosts a special family fundraising evening in aid of her children's charity, Lumos, at the ''Warner Bros. Studio - The Making of Harry Potter in Hertfordfshire'' in London November 9, 2013. Reuters

New JK Rowling book revealed

It is based on the much-hated Dolores Umbridge from Harry Potter series