Assassination of a star, Serajuddin Hossain

A star in the galaxy of journalism disappeared 47 years ago on this day

A Long March-3B rocket carrying Chang'e 4 lunar probe takes off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan province, China December 8, 2018. Reuters/Stringer

China aims to land on dark side of Moon

Previous spacecraft have seen the far side of the Moon, but none has landed on it

Murtaza Ahmadi, 7, an Afghan Lionel Messi fan, plays football outside his house in Kabul, Afghanistan December 8, 2018. Reuters

Afghan ‘Messi boy’ forced to flee home

Murtaza Ahmadi, now aged 7, grabbed world headlines two years ago

Lyudmila Alexeyeva, human rights activist and one of the founders of the Moscow Helsinki Watch Group, attends a news conference by Grigory Yavlinsky, presidential candidate and one of the leaders of the

Prominent Russian rights activist dies at 91

Lyudmila Alexeyeva, the activist, was the founder of Russia’s oldest human rights group ‘Moscow Helsinki Watch Group’

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton poses with Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries, and his wife Nita Ambani after her arrival in Udaipur to attend pre-wedding celebrations of their daughter Isha Ambani in the desert state of Rajasthan, India, December 8, 2018. Reliance Industries/Handout via REUTERS

VIPs at wedding of daughter of India's richest man

They include Hillary Clinton, Priyanka Chopra, and Nick Jonas

Filipina Gladys Gayeta, 22, a trainee at Starlite Co. car parts factory, works with her fellow trainee worker in Akitakata, Hiroshima prefecture, western Japan November 28, 2018. Reuters

Japan opens door wider to foreign workers

It wants to ease a labour shortage

Nestle recalls baby formula in Germany

Increased dose of minerals in the product could make children sick

Shajahan Khan does big business

His income from business increased 178 times during his tenure as shipping minister

Meng Wanzhou, Executive Board Director of the Chinese technology giant Huawei, attends a session of the VTB Capital Investment Forum

US, Canada distance themselves from Huawei CFO arrest

Trump, Trudeau say they were unaware of decision in apparent attempt to stop incident impeding trade talks with China

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Meng Wanzhou, Executive Board Director of the Chinese technology giant Huawei, attends a session of the VTB Capital Investment Forum

Free Huawei CFO or face consequences: China

Meng Wanzhou is accused of covering up links to firm that tried to sell equipment to Iran despite sanctions

Twitter CEO under fire for Myanmar tweets

Twitter's chief executive Dorsey faces criticism for promoting Myanmar as a tourist destination despite widespread allegations of human rights abuses in the country

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton poses with Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries, and his wife Nita Ambani after her arrival in Udaipur to attend pre-wedding celebrations of their daughter Isha Ambani in the desert state of Rajasthan, India, December 8, 2018. Reliance Industries/Handout via REUTERS

VIPs at wedding of daughter of India's richest man

They include Hillary Clinton, Priyanka Chopra, and Nick Jonas