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Muslims gather 
for Eid prayers

The main prayer service at the National Eidgah in Dhaka was attended by hundreds of thousands of devotees

Do fattened cattle harm your health?

Over one million cattle are expected to be sacrificed in Bangladesh on Eid-ul-Azha

FILE PHOTO: 71st Cannes Film Festival – Closing ceremony – Cannes, France, May 19, 2018. Asia Argento gestures on stage. Reuters

Argento denies sexual assault charges

She is reportedly accused of sexually assaulting an actor

Online cattle market
a relief for buyers

Lack of time, unavailability of family members and artificially raised cattle sold in local markets made more customers to opt for online markets to buy sacrificial animal

Beckham to receive UEFA President's Award

It is a recognition of his remarkable career and humanitarian efforts

Hikers stand in front of the Berggasthaus Aescher-Wildkirchli guest house in the Alpstein mountain region near Weissbad, Switzerland October 28, 2016. Reuters

Cliffhanging restaurant seeks new managers

The family that ran it for the past 31 years call it quits

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan, speaks to the nation in his first televised address in Islamabad, Pakistan August 19, 2018. Press Information Department (PID)/Handout via REUTERS

Imran Khan calls for austerity

He wants his bullet-proof cars sold

FILE PHOTO: The US flag flies on Campbell Transportation's towboat MK McNally as it passes Mitchell Power Plant, a coal-fired power-plant operated by American Electric Power (AEP), on the Ohio River in Moundsville, West Virginia, US, September 10, 2017. Reuters

Trump seeks to roll back Obama-era clean power plan

The move will have dire environmental and health consequences, critics say

A logo of vaccine maker Changsheng Bio-technology Co Ltd is seen at its building in Changchun, Jilin, China Jul 23, 2018. Reuters

China sacks 6 over vaccine scandal

They were headed two departments at the China Food and Drug Administration

An actor impersonating Indonesia's President Joko Widodo rides a motorbike. 2018 Asian Games – Opening ceremony - GBK Main Stadium – Jakarta, Indonesia – August 18, 2018. Reuters

Vroom! Widodo a hit on social media

The 57-year-old leader roars into Jakarta's main stadium on a powerful motorbike

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Cattle prices drop

Traders are staring at losses

Structural damages are seen on the top five floors of an abandoned 45-storey skyscraper known as the

Major earthquake hits Venezuela

The depth of earthquake mitigated much of the damage

File Photo: Director Danny Boyle attends a press conference on his film ‘T2: Trainspotting’ at the 67th Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany on Feb 12, 2017. Reuters

Danny Boyle leaves Bond film

Acclaimed British director cited ‘creative differences’ for dropping out of the project