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Blasts in St Petersburg metro stations kill 10

Blasts in St Petersburg metro stations kill 10

At least 10 people were killed in explosions in two train carriages at metro stations in St. Petersburg on Monday, Russian authorities said. One of the blasts was caused by a bomb filled with shrapnel.

India's cash crunch hits countryside, weddings in trouble

India's cash crunch hits countryside, weddings in trouble

In the dusty village of Dudko, farmers and villagers are desperate for new currency notes after the Indian government banned 500 and 1,000 rupee notes last week in an effort to flush black money out of the economy.

Just like Omran, children bear brunt of Syria war

Just like Omran, children bear brunt of Syria war

The haunting image of Omran, a little boy mutely caked in blood and dust following an air strike, has become the latest symbol of Syria’s war and its devastating impact on children.

Doha CC, Kerala XI post victories

Doha CC, Kerala XI post victories

Doha CC posted a 37-run win over Ramaco thanks to some impressive batting performance by Tanveer in the West End Park Ramadan Tournament.

Ministry calls for compliance with norms at mosques

Ministry calls for compliance with norms at mosques

The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has called on all citizens, residents and institutions in Qatar.

Tesco relaunches premium food range

Tesco relaunches premium food range

Tesco, Britain’s biggest retailer, has relaunched its “finest” premium food range, aiming to tap the industry-beating sales growth enjoyed by upmarket rival Waitrose and reverse years...