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Saudi women shop at Al-Hayatt mall in Riyadh Feb 15, 2012. Reuters
Saudi Arabia to host first fashion week

It remains unclear whether the designs will be limited to the country’s strict dress code for women

China’s next ideological front

Xi has consistently taken an ideological line stronger than any party leader since Mao

Bangladesh steps
into 4G era

Grameenphone rolls 4G service out to two cities

Imran Khan married Bushra Mankea in a low-key ceremony in Lahore on Sunday.(Twitter/PTI Official)

Imran Khan marries for third time

The Pakistani cricketer-turned-politican has tied the knot to a ‘faith healer’

Representational Image: The covers are on the pitch as rain delayed the start of the first one-day international between England and Australia at Headingley cricket ground in Leeds Sept 6, 2013. Reuters

Global warming hits cricket

The game faces a doubtful future as the climate changes

Geophysicist Dr Matthew Falder, 28, of Edgbaston, Birmingham, who is originally from Cheshire and a Cambridge University graduate, is seen in an undated booking photograph handed out by the National Crime Agency after he pleaded guilty to 137 offences at Birmingham Crown Court, Britain, Oct 16, 2017. Reuters

32-year jail term for depraved UK academic

Dr Matthew Falder admits 137 offences including encouraging rape of a four-year-old boy

Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), attends a conference on

IMF chief has ‘no objection’ to European plan

'Why not?' she says to European Monetary Fund plan

'Mujib-4' portrays Bangabandhu's Delhi sojourn

The fourth edition of the graphic novel series on Bangabandhu published

Staff dressed as flight attendants, help guests to wear virtual reality (VR) goggles at the

Flight that never takes off

Fasten your seatbelts for a flight departing to Paris, and never leave the ground

A group of men gather in front of a poster advertising the film

Nigerian fans celebrate 'Black Panther'

The movie features a predominantly black cast

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DSE gives the nod to China bourses

Dhaka Stock Exchange wants to take two Chinese bourses as strategic partners

Placards and letters are shown, signed by worshipers at Christ Church United Methodist Church in response to shootings in nearby Parkland, Florida which will be sent to legislators and officials in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US. Feb 18, 2018. Reuters

Trump backs effort to improve gun background checks

A bipartisan bill to improve federal compliance with criminal background checks being discussed

A group of men gather in front of a poster advertising the film

Nigerian fans celebrate 'Black Panther'

The movie features a predominantly black cast