Politics lost in translations

The Buttigieg folk say that besides English, Pete is proficient in Spanish, French, Italian, Maltese, Norwegian, Arabic and Dari, a variation of Persian

Bottles of Coca Cola are seen in a store display in New York Feb 9, 2010. Reuters

New flavours drives Coca-Cola sales beat

Coke Zero Sugar, new orange-vanilla cola and flavoured waters push the beverage maker’s quarterly sales and profit

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during a meeting with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres at the United Nations in New York on Mar 27, 2018. REUTERS

Saudi Arabia executes 37 for terrorism

The body of one prisoner was crucified after the executions

FILE PHOTO: International travellers (reflected in a closed door) arrive on the day that US President Donald Trump's limited travel ban, approved by the US Supreme Court, goes into effect, at Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts, US, June 29, 2017.

Asylum seekers face deportation from US

The Trump administration has with little public notice been carrying out a crackdown on people who are refused asylum

Sefat Ullah sued

He is accused of disrespecting the Quran in a Facebook video

Soumya Sarkar shines as Abahani win DPL title

He strikes 16 sixes in his 153-ball knock, helping his team to easily top Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club’s 317 runs

An illustration photo shows the Facebook page displayed on a mobile phone internet browser at a cyber-cafe in downtown Nairobi, Kenya Apr 18, 2019. REUTERS

Facebook struggles to monitor content

A flood of new languages causes the company's inability to fight hate speech and other types of problematic content

Genocide Corner opens for all

The foreign ministry opened the corner on Apr 18

Photo taken from a video via Reuters

India polls: Special booth for temple priest

Election officials travel nearly 70 km through lion-infested jungle to ensure his democratic exercise in the world's biggest polls

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Bottles of Coca Cola are seen in a store display in New York Feb 9, 2010. Reuters

New flavours drives Coca-Cola sales beat

Coke Zero Sugar, new orange-vanilla cola and flavoured waters push the beverage maker’s quarterly sales and profit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un disembarks from a train during a welcoming ceremony at a railway station in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, Russia Apr 24, 2019. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/Handout via REUTERS

Kim arrives in Russia for Putin summit

The visit is aimed at galvanising support from President Putin