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Sinha's wife leaves Dhaka

She leaves four days after her husband, the under-fire chief justice, made his way to Australia  

How to plug a hole in healthcare

Dr. Kalam Azad writes about an ideal healthcare system

A screenshot of the Thomson Reuters Foundation poll page. Thomson Reuters Foundation

Dhaka 7th worst megacity for women

The Bangladesh capital ranks 4th worst on sexual violence, 3rd worst for harmful cultural practices in Reuters survey

Women chant slogans as they gather to protest against sexual harassment in front of the opera house in Cairo. Reuters

#MeToo: Social media stories of harassment

Tens of thousands recount their harassment, assault in wake of Weinstein allegations

Elevated expressway: 9% progress in 6 years

The Dhaka city project, which laid its foundation in 2011, is expected to be complete by 2020

Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia poses outside the Libyan Embassy in Valletta April 6, 2011. Investigative journalist Caruana Galizia was killed after a powerful bomb blew up a car killing her in Bidnija, Malta, in October 16, 2017. Reuters

Anti-corruption blogger killed by bomb in Malta

Caruana Galizia denounced graft across political spectrum

Rohingya crisis: Video shows thousands fleeing

Thousands of Rohingyas were still fleeing Myanmar on Monday as shown in UNHCR drone footage

Wi-Fi vulnerable to hacks

Flaw in common security protocol could allow hackers to read encrypted data

Senior General Min Aung Hlaing

EU shuns Myanmar generals

It has confirmed embargo on arms sale to the Myanmar military over Rohingya crisis

Airbus takes control of Bombardier CSeries

The move rebuffing US threats might give the Canadian firm a way out of a damaging trade dispute with Boeing

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This Aug 1 2017 file photo shows a procession of Jago Bangladesh Garments Shramic Federation against the 'closure of garment factories in the name of establishing safety by Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh and Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety'.

HC stays new accord on fire, building safety

It also asks why the decision to 'extend' the agreement will not be declared illegal

IS defeated in their Syrian capital Raqqa

A war monitor, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said Islamic State was now completely cleared from the city

Women chant slogans as they gather to protest against sexual harassment in front of the opera house in Cairo. Reuters

#MeToo: Social media stories of harassment

Tens of thousands recount their harassment, assault in wake of Weinstein allegations