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Noted singer Abdul Jabbar no more

Abdul Jabbar (File Photo)

WT24 Desk Celebrated singer Abdul Jabbar died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University on Wednesday morning while undergoing treatment with multiple health complications, Agencies report. Hospital sources said the singer breathed his last at 9:20am after suffering from liver, kidney, ...

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Putin’s weird war gets ever riskier

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks with Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Vladimir Korolev as they attend the Navy Day parade in St. Petersburg, Russia, July 30, 2017. REUTERS

Peter Apps September will be a nervous month in Eastern Europe. On September 14, Russia will unleash what may be its largest military exercise since the Cold War. In Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and elsewhere, officials are openly concerned ...

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FTSE firms as financials, ITV rise

Pedestrians pass the London Stock Exchange in London, Britain August 15, 2017. REUTERS

WT24 Desk LONDON  – Britain’s top share index rose on Wednesday, recovering some of the previous session’s losses as financials firmed and media stock ITV (ITV.L) crept higher, Reuters reports. The blue chip FTSE 100 .FTSE index was up 0.4 ...

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