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Trump warns Pakistan against 'backing terrorists'

In a first, the US president asks India "to help us more with Afghanistan"

The plot, inaction and unresolved questions

The prime question is, why did not the armed forces and the Rakkhi Bahini put up an immediate resistance?

The passing of
a thespian

The Nayak Raj symbolised romance for the youth of 1960s, remembers Syed Badrul Ahsan

Barca begin Liga with win

Deulofeu stars in a subdued atmosphere at the Nou Camp

US President Donald Trump looks up towards the solar eclipse without his protective glasses on as he views the eclipse from the Truman balcony of the White House in Washington, US, Aug 21, 2017. Reuters

Trump stares at solar eclipse

The US president risked looking at the eclipse without eye protection

'Hitman's Bodyguard' tops box office

Without a superhero movie or new studio sequel in play, the weekend provided an opening for smaller films to shine

Manish Malhotra's tryst with designing for Bollywood films began in 1990 with the Juhi Chawla starrer

'Never thought fashion label will take over film career'

Ace designer Manish Malhotra started as a costume designer in Bollywood films

Women watch a partial solar eclipse at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, August 21, 2017. Reuters

Torontonians get 76% eclipse

For many, it was an opportunity of a lifetime

The current global market for surgical robots is worth approximately $4 billion a year but this is expected to grow to $20 billion by 2024. Representational image by Reuters

Scientists develop smallest surgical robot

UK scientists develop the world's smallest surgical robot, which could transform daily operations for tens of thousands of patients

Diesel still needed for climate goals: Merkel

German Chancellor warns against a swift abandonment of diesel cars after series of emissions scandals

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Banglalink gears up for 4G

The move will complement the Digital Bangladesh vision, says the mobile service provider 

US divers find remains of missing sailors

The USS John S. McCain and the tanker Alnic MC collided on Monday while the US ship was approaching Singapore on a routine port call.

Razzak remembered

Film fraternity, politicians, fans remember the matinee idol of yesteryear