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April 10, 2018 1:15 AM Bollywood’s Salman Khan thanks fans after jail release

Bollywood actor Salman Khan waves at his fans from a balcony upon his arrival at his home after a court in Jodhpur granted him bail, in Mumbai April 7, 2018. — Reuters picMUMBAI, April 10 — Convicted Bollywood star Salman Khan tweeted “tears of gratitude” to all his fans yesterday in his first remarks since being bailed over a five-year jail sentence 8

April 6, 2018 6:29 AM Stranded Rohingya rescued by Indonesian fishermen

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: Five Rohingya stranded at sea for almost three weeks have been rescued by Indonesian fishermen but another five of them died during the harrowing ordeal, officials said Friday. News of the rescue comes several days after the arrival in Malaysia of another boat carrying dozens of members of the persecuted Muslim minority from Myanmar 10

April 6, 2018 1:45 AM Polls fever rises as PM attends rare Friday Cabinet meet

Najib is expected to call for a general election today. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, April 6 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has arrived for a weekly Cabinet meeting in Putrajaya that was postponed from Wednesday, fuelling further expectations that he will call for a general election today. The ministerial meetings are usually held on Wednesday 5

March 24, 2018 4:11 AM North Korea agrees to inter-Korean talks next week

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (right) shakes hands with South delegation leader Chung Eui-yong in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency March 6, 2018. — Reuters picSEOUL, March 24 — North Korea today agreed to hold high-level talks with Seoul next week to discuss logistics for a rare inter-Korean summit, the South’s Unification 8

March 17, 2018 3:20 AM Frank Sinatra collection to include rare and unreleased recordings

LOS ANGELES, March 17 — A new collection of recordings by Frank Sinatra titled Standing Room Only is set for release in May, presenting three rare and previously unreleased concert recordings by the iconic singer. The collection, which will be released on May 4 in deluxe 3CD and digital formats, will include complete concerts spanning three decades of Sinatra’s 10

March 13, 2018 9:29 AM Blast targets Palestinian PM's convoy during rare Gaza visit

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: An explosion targeted Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah's convoy as he arrived in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday for a rare visit, lightly wounding seven people, officials and witnesses said. Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion, which occurred shortly after his convoy entered the territory run by Islamist 12

March 13, 2018 7:40 AM Venus Williams knocks out Serena, Wozniacki marches on

INDIAN WELLS, United States: Serena Williams' return to the WTA Tour came to an abrupt end Monday as she crashed out of Indian Wells with a 6-3, 6-4 loss to her sister Venus. Venus closed out the 29th career meeting between the two on her second match point as Serena sailed a forehand long to end the third- round showdown. It was the first meeting between 23

March 2, 2018 3:17 AM Three limited-edition David Bowie releases coming for Record Store Day

David Bowie seen here in 1983. ― AFP picLONDON, March 2 — Three rare David Bowie records will be released in limited edition, April 21, for Record Store Day. The news was announced on the late artist’s Instagram. The first release, Welcome to the Blackout (Live London ‘78), is a previously unreleased set of three LP discs featuring recordings from David 23

February 27, 2018 10:20 AM Saudi king replaces top brass in latest shake-up

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has replaced top military commanders, including its chief of staff, in the latest move to bring fresh blood into the kingdom's upper ranks. The changes, announced in a string of royal decrees late Monday, come a month before the third anniversary of a Saudi-led military intervention in the Yemen war which has killed thousands and triggered 11

February 27, 2018 9:18 AM Milan’s Gattuso still angry, this time over snow

AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso celebrates with his players after their Serie A match in Milan, January 28, 2018. — Reuters picROME, Feb 27 — AC Milan’s famously hot-tempered coach Gennaro Gattuso usually has something to be angry about and this time it is a rare Rome snowfall which forced his team to train indoors. “We are a little annoyed because it had not snowed 15