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Parents asked to keep children safe on internet

The call is made at a programme to raise awareness on internet safety 

The international nature of Rohingya politics

All birds of same feather flock together, Selim Sher writes

'World's most useless airport' finally opens

Tears and Joy at St Helena as plane from Johannesburg touches down on the forbidding volcanic outcrop

Photo: Reuters

Hemsworth open to Bollywood films

The Australian heartthrob, known for playing 'Thor', says he will go "where the fun is"

A new era in astronomy

Gravitational waves had been predicted by Einstein in 1916, as an outgrowth of his groundbreaking general theory of relativity

Nubian giraffes are seen in Murchison Falls, Uganda in this undated handout picture. Courtesy Julian Fennessy/Handout via REUTERS

66 giraffes flown from Africa to China

The animals will be sent to zoos across China to meet visitors, reports Xinhua

Photo via DNA India

Muses float around us: Gulzar

From thoughts on the moon to the concrete jungle - he brings them up in all his poetry

Hackers still targeting SWIFT

The disclosure underscores that banks remain at risk of cyber attacks

Uber appeals to get back London license

Transport for London shocked the Silicon Valley firm last month by refusing to renew its license

Syrian IS fighters 'evacuate' Raqqa

A convoy carrying militants and some civilians leaves the terror group's one-time capital overnight, says Syrian Democratic Forces


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

Iraqi forces seize Kirkuk from Kurds 

A convoy of armored vehicles from Iraq’s elite Force seized the provincial government headquarters in the center of Kirkuk

Photo: Reuters

Hemsworth will do Bollywood film with great script

The Australian, known for playing 'Thor', says he will go "where the fun is"