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Priyanka Chopra meets Rohingya children at a refugee camp in Bangladesh on Monday. Photo taken from the actress's Instragram page.
Rohingya children have no future in sight: Priyanka Chopra

The Indian actress visits refugee camps in Bangladesh

Demystifying Malaysia’s democratic transition

Mahathir's victory creates a vibrant buzz in political debates

Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex depart the St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle after their royal wedding ceremony in Britain, May 19, 2018. Reuters

Prince Harry and Meghan to delay honeymoon

The newlyweds will make their first public appearance at the 70th birthday party of Prince Charles 

File Photo: US President Donald Trump gestures as he delivers remarks during the Prison Reform Summit at the White House in Washington, DC, US, May 18, 2018. Reuters

US may probe Trump campaign ‘infiltration’

President to ask Justice Dept to investigate whether Obama-era FBI had campaign under surveillance

File Photo - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas waves in Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 1, 2018. Reuters

Palestinian president hospitalised

82-year-old Mahmoud Abbas has been in hospitalised thrice in  less than a week

Director Hirokazu Kore-eda Palme d'Or award winner for his film

Japanese ‘Shoplifters’ wins Palme d'Or

The movie directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda wins the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival

A haven for drugs
in Chattogram

Raids have not stopped drug peddling in the area, but only shifted power between two gangs

Relatives of victims of the Boeing 737 plane that crashed after taking off from Havana's main airport yesterday, arrive to a hotel in Havana, Cuba, May 19, 2018. Reuters

Cuba confirms 110 dead in plane crash

It was the country’s deadliest plane disaster since 1989

A general view shows of Peperoncino restaurant in Kaliningrad, a host city for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Russia May 18, 2018. Picture taken May 18, 2018. Reuters

Russian agency offers fake restaurant reviews

The agency promises a spot in TripAdvisor’s top 10 list for $570

Back to ‘Brick Lane ’78’

Everything you expect from an emotional melodrama of a Bangla production, thankfully, is missing here

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FBCCI to explore markets in Africa

The apex trade body is also keen to take land on lease

US threatens 'strongest' sanctions on Iran

Weeks after the US pulled out of nuclear deal with Iran, Pompeo spelled out a hardline approach towards the country.

Director Hirokazu Kore-eda Palme d'Or award winner for his film

Japanese ‘Shoplifters’ wins Palme d'Or

The movie directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda wins the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival