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Bottles of Johnson's baby powder are displayed in a store in New York City, US, Jan 22, 2019. REUTERS
J&J recalls a baby
powder shipment

It has pulled asbestos-tainted baby powder from the market for the first time

Trump and Tehran shake up the Middle East

The Middle East may look calm right now, but that’s an illusion

In a dash camera video still provided by Natalie Simms' lawyer, Simms is searched by a San Antonio police officer. The city is set to vote on a $205,000 payout to Simms, who sued after she said an officer violated her rights during a roadside cavity search. (Law Offices of Dean Malone, P.C. via The New York Times)

San Antonio settles with woman over search gaffe

She said a police officer removed her tampon during a search

Pakistan axe Sarfaraz as captain

Azhar Ali is their new Test skipper and Babar Azam is in charge of the T20 squad

Danielle Skraastad, Becca Blackwell, Kate Wetherhead and Michelle Beck in

Why the Oscars, Emmys and Tonys are not ready for they, them

Asia Kate Dillon of ‘Billions’ is calling on the Television Academy to scrap gendered categories. But the organisation and others have no plans for change, for now

FILE PHOTO: A call out mechanic fixes a Dominos delivery scooter in the Clapham district of London, Britain Jun 8, 2018. REUTERS

Domino's Pizza to exit four global markets

UK’s biggest pizza delivery company makes the decision amid mounting losses

Systems arise in Rohingya camps

Patterns are also visible in the settlements

Mobile phone towers can predict rain

It is a potential game-changer for farmers in developing countries

File Photo: Gamers and visitors take a rest at the booth of Netflix during Europe's leading digital games fair Gamescom, which showcases the latest trends of the computer gaming scene in Cologne, Germany, Aug 21, 2019. REUTERS

Netflix shares jump ahead of streaming wars

It comes amid fears that the company could lag behind as Disney and Apple prepare to ramp up the streaming video wars 

Moroccan journalist Hajar Raissouni leaves the prison in Sale, near the capital Rabat, Morocco Oct 16, 2019. REUTERS

Moroccan king pardons journalist in abortion case

The journalist was arrested with her fiancé as they were leaving a gynecologist’s office in the capital last August

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Emerging markets off the boil for Nestle, Unilever

Both point to slower progress in key Asian markets

Men carry an injured person to a hospital after a bomb blast at a mosque, in Jalalabad, Afghanistan October 18, 2019. Reuters

62 dead in Afghan mosque blasts

The victims gathered for Friday prayers

File Photo: Gamers and visitors take a rest at the booth of Netflix during Europe's leading digital games fair Gamescom, which showcases the latest trends of the computer gaming scene in Cologne, Germany, Aug 21, 2019. REUTERS

Netflix shares jump ahead of streaming wars

It comes amid fears that the company could lag behind as Disney and Apple prepare to ramp up the streaming video wars