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New Cuba president to defend Castro legacy

Ruling Communist Party stalwart Miguel Diaz-Canel begins his term

A woman poses at Saudi Arabia's first commercial movie theatre in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia April 18, 2018. Reuters

Saudis launch first new cinema

It ends a nearly 40-year ban

Drivers blame owners’
target for cash

Drivers and bus owners blame each other for the reckless practice that harms lives

Outrage over Modi’s
reticence on rape

His Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party has been battered by a nationwide storm over two rapes

FILE PHOTO: Musician Kendrick Lamar arrives at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards in Inglewood, California, US, August 27, 2017. Reuters

Lamar first rapper to win Pulitzer

He wins the prize for his 2017 album "DAMN."

Amazon app feature for international shoppers

The new services are aimed at easing the process

Former first lady Barbara Bush dies

Barbara Bush, 92, was in failing health and decided not to seek further medical treatment

Child labour in bidi factories shocking: Study

A new research reveals the appalling picture

FILE PHOTO: Workers set up a bronze sculpture of Karl Marx in his hometown Trier, Germany, April 13, 2018. Reuters

0 euro notes soar on Marx anniversary

These are being sold for 3 euros each as part of celebrations for his 200th birthday

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Invest more in Bangladesh: PM

She makes the appeal at a roundtable in London with senior business leaders

New Cuba president to defend Castro legacy

Ruling Communist Party stalwart Miguel Diaz-Canel begins his term

FILE PHOTO: Musician Kendrick Lamar arrives at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards in Inglewood, California, US, August 27, 2017. Reuters

Lamar first rapper to win Pulitzer

He wins the prize for his 2017 album "DAMN."