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Bangladesh families await word on loved ones after blaze kills 70

Bangladesh families await word on loved ones after blaze kills 70

Friends and relatives of the victims caught up in a huge blaze that ripped through Bangladesh's capital were anxiously awaiting word on the fate of their loved ones late Thursday.

'Kangatarian': TV contestant riles up Australians on social media

'Kangatarian': TV contestant riles up Australians on social media

"Kangatarian" was Oxford University Press (OUP) Australia's "word of the month" in June 2017.

Kiwi-Aussie hybrid 'Kwaussie' wins Australia's word of the year

Kiwi-Aussie hybrid 'Kwaussie' wins Australia's word of the year

"Kwaussie", a portmanteau term that refers to a person who is both Australian and a New Zealander, was named on Monday as Australia's word of the year.

Doping clean-up complete, says Russia sports chief

Doping clean-up complete, says Russia sports chief

Russia’s top Olympic official said yesterday his country has cleaned up its sports doping problem and should be allowed to return to all international competitions.

Mexico mayor’s killing ‘a threat to others’

Mexico mayor’s killing ‘a threat to others’

A state in central Mexico took over police command in several towns after a mayor was assassinated, a crime described as a gang threat to other mayors.

The average showdown

The average showdown

The big showdown between Dilwale and Bajirao Mastani seems to have not really had any real resolution. Everyone had assumed that a Shah Rukh Khan-Kajol-Rohit Shetty movie would be on its way to break a few records but nothing of that sort seems to be happening.