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May 11, 2019

India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani buys iconic toy store

India's richest man Mukesh Ambani has bought the iconic British toy retailer Hamleys for an undisclosed sum. Reliance Brands Limited, which is owned by Mr Ambani, said it had signed an agreement to buy the company from China's C Banner…

ISJK militant killed in Shopian encounter

A militant affiliated with Islamic State Jammu and Kashmir (ISJK) — an Islamic State(IS) inspired group — was killed in an encounter between militants and security forces in Shopian district on Friday. On the basis of an intelligence…

Japan tests world’s fastest bullet train

Japan has started testing its fastest-ever bullet train — capable of reaching 400 kilometres per hour (249 mph) — as it continues to develop the revolutionary mode of travel. The ALFA-X version of the Shinkansen train began three years’…

Hajj flights to begin July 4

The hajj flights that will carry Bangladeshi pilgrims to Saudi Arabia to perform hajj this year will begin on July 5 and will continue till August 5, Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh (Haab) said on Saturday. The return Hajj flight…