How to plug a hole in healthcare

Dr. Kalam Azad writes about an ideal healthcare system

'World's most useless airport' finally opens

Tears and Joy at St Helena as plane from Johannesburg touches down on the forbidding volcanic outcrop

Women chant slogans as they gather to protest against sexual harassment in front of the opera house in Cairo. Reuters

#MeToo: Social media stories of harassment

Tens of thousands recount their harassment, assault in wake of Weinstein allegations

A new era in astronomy

Gravitational waves had been predicted by Einstein in 1916, as an outgrowth of his groundbreaking general theory of relativity

Nubian giraffes are seen in Murchison Falls, Uganda in this undated handout picture. Courtesy Julian Fennessy/Handout via REUTERS

66 giraffes flown from Africa to China

The animals will be sent to zoos across China to meet visitors, reports Xinhua

Photo via DNA India

Muses float around us: Gulzar

From thoughts on the moon to the concrete jungle - he brings them up in all his poetry

Wi-Fi vulnerable to hacks

Flaw in common security protocol could allow hackers to read encrypted data

Senior General Min Aung Hlaing

EU shuns Myanmar generals

It has confirmed embargo on arms sale to the Myanmar military over Rohingya crisis

NCD expert warns of food company strategies

Ehsan Latif compares marketing of ‘unhealthy’ food products to that of tobacco companies

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This Aug 1 2017 file photo shows a procession of Jago Bangladesh Garments Shramic Federation against the 'closure of garment factories in the name of establishing safety by Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh and Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety'.

HC stays new accord on fire, building safety

It also asks why the decision to 'extend' the agreement will not be declared illegal

Firefighters work to extinguish flames from a forest fire in Cabanoes near Lousa, Portugal, Oct 16, 2017. Reuters

36 dead in Portugal, Spain wildfires

Firefighters battling nearly 100 blazes in the two countries

Women chant slogans as they gather to protest against sexual harassment in front of the opera house in Cairo. Reuters

#MeToo: Social media stories of harassment

Tens of thousands recount their harassment, assault in wake of Weinstein allegations