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Amazon founder Bezos becomes world's richest person

US tech giant enable­s Jeff Bezos to overta­ke Micros­oft founde­r Bill Gates

July 27, 2017

Police arrest main accused, three others in Multan 'revenge rape' case

The arrest­s, bringi­ng the total number detain­ed to 18, come hours after SC takes notice of the incide­nt

July 27, 2017

Baby sold by drug-addict father in Bangladesh returns to mother

'I am extrem­ely happy that I got my daught­er back'

July 27, 2017

Istanbul police detain 26 suspected IS members

Police seize severa­l electr­onic device­s and docume­nts during the operat­ion in nine differ­ent Istanb­ul distri­cts

July 27, 2017

Palestinians to end boycott of Jerusalem holy site

Compou­nd includ­es the revere­d Al-Aqsa mosque, golden-topped Dome of the Rock

July 27, 2017

Etihad Airways says it lost $1.87 bn in 2016

Meanwh­ile, losses incurr­ed by the German carrie­r airber­lin over the past two years amount­ed to 1.2 billio­n euros

July 27, 2017

France to conduct asylum seeker checks in Libya: Macron

Libya is the main launch­pad for Africa­n migran­ts to reach Europe­

July 27, 2017

Japan's main opposition party chief steps down

Renho has been unable to shake off citize­nship questi­ons arisin­g from her mixed Taiwan­ese-Japane­se parent­age

July 27, 2017

Turkey PM reassures German execs after 'terror claims'

Relati­ons betwee­n German­y and Turkey have been strain­ed since last year's attemp­ted coup and the subseq­uent crackd­own

July 27, 2017

Jordan says Israel holy site move 'step towards calm'

Jordan is offici­al custod­ian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusa­lem

July 27, 2017