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File Photo: Human rights activists and friends of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi hold his pictures during a protest outside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey Oct 8, 2018. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
Another version of Khashoggi death

A senior Saudi official lays out the new version of the journalist's death

Beware the culture warriors of social media

The dominance of the old media is under threat from the new

Danish Kaneria admits guilt in Westfield spot-fixing case

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has admitted his role in a spot-fixing case involving former Essex team mate Mervyn Westfield after more than six years

FILE PHOTO: People protest US President Donald Trump's announcement that he plans to reinstate a ban on transgender individuals from serving in any capacity in the US military, in Times Square, in New York City, New York, US, July 26, 2017. Reuters

US trying to roll back transgender recognition

The Trump administration is considering narrowly defining gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth

WCS exhibition on marine wildlife starts Nov 1

The first-of-its-kind interactive exhibition will run at the Shilpakala Academy for five days

A staff member of FANUC checks its collaborative robot CR-35iA at World Robot Summit in Tokyo, Japan, Oct 17, 2018. Reuters

Robot market growth slows

An escalating trade war between the US and China has dampened manufacturers’ appetite for investment in equipment, says robot industry chief

Anthea Bell in 2013. “Translators,” she said, “are in the business of spinning an illusion: the illusion that the reader is reading not a translation, but the real thing.” The New York Times

Translator Anthea Bell dies

Translating is ‘like acting,’ said Bell , the rare practitioner who became a well-known name herself in bringing works by Kafka, Freud and other major writers to English audiences

Police wield their batons against demonstrators during a protest against the lifting of ban by Supreme Court that allowed entry of women of menstruating age to the Sabarimala temple, at the Nilakkal Base Camp in Pathanamthitta district in the southern state of Kerala, India, Oct 17, 2018. REUTERS

Clashes as protesters block women from India temple

Protesters barred women devotees and journalists from Sabarimala temple

Ayub Bachchu dies

The LRB frontman who popularised rock music in Bangladesh passed away on Thursday morning

President Donald Trump and King Salman of Saudi Arabia join Arab leaders for a family photo in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, May 21, 2017. Trump said his administration has asked Turkish officials for an audio tape that they claim to have as evidence of the 2018 killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist. Stephen Crowley/The New York Times

Audio record of Khashoggi killing found: Turkey

Senior Turkish official says they have evidence Saudi agents beheaded and dismembered the dissident journalist

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FILE PHOTO: A Saudi money changer displays Saudi Riyal banknotes at a currency exchange shop in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Reuters

Foreigners sell $1.1bn of Saudi stocks

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance rattles investors

S Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake'

But S Arabia sought to shield its powerful crown prince from the widening crisis.

Ayub Bachchu dies

The LRB frontman who popularised rock music in Bangladesh passed away on Thursday morning