US policy on Yemen

Look at Abrar, and any additional commentary seems superfluous

FILE -- Flooded homes, roads and fields after Hurricane Florence, in Elizabeth City, N.C., Sept. 18, 2018. More records for both wet and dry weather are being set around the globe, according to a study published in December 2018. (Hilary Swift/The New York Times)

Climate change delivers more floods, droughts

More records for both wet and dry weather are being set around the globe

Mother of malnourished Ferial Elias, 2, holds her at a malnutrition treatment ward at al-Thawra hospital in Hodeidah, Yemen November 3, 2018. Reuters

Mothers forced to pick which child starves

They face a catastrophic shortage of food in war-torn Yemen

Faith Lapidus prepares for a radio broadcast at the Voice of America studio, in Washington, Dec 3, 2018. The agency that oversees Voice of America and other government broadcasting has endured a series of recent scandals. Soon a Trump appointee will take over. The New York Times

Voice of America braces for shift to the right

At risk from recent missteps, President Trump could impose his own vision of news on the agency that oversees the government network, media analysts say

People march to show solidarity for jailed Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo two days before a local court is due to deliver verdict against them on charges of breaching the country's Official Secrets Act in Yangon, Myanmar, September 1, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Record number of journalists in jail: CPJ

There were 251 journalists jailed for doing their jobs as of Dec 1

AL to win up to 220 seats: Sajeeb

Sajeeb Wazed shares the party’s outlook for election on Facebook citing an opinion poll

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waits for her car after attending the wedding ceremony of Isha Ambani, the daughter of the Chairman of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani, at their residence in Mumbai, India, December 12, 2018. Reuters

Hillary joins Bollywood stars in Indian wedding

The marriage brings together two of India's most influential, super-rich families

AL removes female leader over viral video

The video of her assaulting a rickshawpuller has drawn criticism, triggered debate

The actress Felicity Jones, in Los Angeles, Nov. 5, 2018. In beauty matters, Jones says she can be a bit unadventurous, but still willing to switch up her regimen. “My skin-care game is about hydration, hydration, hydration,” she said. “When you do a lot of travelling, you have to put a lot of care into your skin.” (Emily Berl/The New York Times)

A judicious beauty regimen

In beauty matters, Felicity Jones is a bit less adventurous


Photo: Reuters

Apple to build new $1 bln campus to create jobs

The new 133-acre campus at Austin, Texas will first house 5,000 new employees and have the capacity to expand to 15,000.

French special police forces secure an area during a police operation where the suspected gunman, Cherif Chekatt, who killed three people at a Christmas market in Strasbourg, was killed, in the Meinau district in Strasbourg, France, Dec 13, 2018. REUTERS

Main suspect in Strasbourg attack killed in gun fight

The suspected gunman killed three people at a Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday

Film director Amjad
Hossain dies

Amjad Hossain suffered a stroke in November