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Charlie Gard's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard read a statement at the High Court after a hearing on their baby's future, in London, Britain July 24, 2017. Reuters
British couple agree
to let baby die

The tearful parents of Charlie Gard give up their legal battle to keep their terminally ill baby alive

Terrorism in Bangladesh under the guise of politics

The BNP and Jamaat escalated their terrorist activities, Tahseen Ali writes

Road falls apart 5 days after construction

Pitch comes off road soon after completion of Tk 5.6 million project

People wait for the start of ride-hailing company Grab's fifth anniversary news conference in Singapore Jun 6, 2017. Reuters File Photo

Grab, Uber's SEAsia rival, to raise $2.5b

This fundraiser will help bolster Grab’s leading position in the region and grow its payments platform

Ancelotti backs James to shine at Bayern

He believes Rodriguez will play a key role in the engine room of the German champions

Representational Image: A man waits for rescuers in his partially submerged house during floods brought by tropical depression

Home sweet home

Filipino islanders stay put even when the sea invades

Fans stick posters as they gather at Revolucion monument to pay tribute to Chester Bennington, Linkin Park frontman, following the singer's death by suicide, in Mexico City, July 23, 2017. Reuters

Broken-hearted LP remember Chester

The band recalls how it was the frontman’s demons that had made fans fall in love with them

Rahul to miss Galle Test

India opener is down with a fever

A man carries the body of a dead child after what rescue workers described as a suspected gas attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun in rebel-held Idlib, Syria, April 4, 2017. Reuters

IS cements grip on Iraq-Syria border

The fighting between two rebel groups left scores of dead and injured

A smartphone user shows the Facebook application on his phone in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, in this photo illustration, May 2, 2013. Reuters

Facebook's 'modular' smartphone?

Tech giant explores development of molecular electromagnetic device

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MNP hurdle ends

‘Beauty contest’ to decide which company will provide much-awaited mobile number portability services 

Chainsaw attacker wounds five in Swiss town

Police launch manhunt, say attack in Schaffhausen"not an act of terror"

Actor Tom Hardy arrives for the world premiere of Dunkirk in London, Britain, July 13, 2017. Reuters​

​'Dunkirk' conquers box office

Luc Besson's ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’ looks like a huge flop