Eid Al Adha

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A resident rests in a temporary shelter in a slum in Dhaka on Sunday, after a fire broke out late on Friday in Mirpur town. There were no fatalities. Photograph: Munir Uz Zaman/AFP/Getty Images

About 3,000 people in Bangladesh were left homeless after a massive fire consumed several hundred shanties in a slum on the northern outskirts of the (...)

 Alexandr Ruzmatovich Bekmirzaev

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has adopted a “too moderate” tone following the capture of an Irish citizen alleged to have been fighting there with Islamic St(...)

File photograph taken in June shows Afghan Taliban militants walking to celebrate an earlier ceasefire on the second day of Eid in the outskirts of Jalalabad. Photograph: Getty Images

The Taliban on Monday rejected an Afghan government offer of a ceasefire and said it would persist with its attacks, after insurgents ambushed three (...)

Akasya shopping centre,  Istanbul. When it opened in 2014, a metro stop and dedicated cross-city bus line were opened nearby to allow shoppers more easily reach its 257 stores.

The Akasya mall on Istanbul’s Asian side is built with the city’s moneyed residents in mind. The Brooks Brothers, Armani and Burberry stores on site c(...)

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation states that livestock is about 40 per cent of the global value of agricultural output and supports the livelihoods and food security of almost a 1.3 billion people.

What are the economics of meat? Food and farming is one of the biggest economic sectors in the world. We are no longer in the 14th century, when as m(...)

Syrians walk in the street in Deir al-Zor after Syria’s army broke a years-long Islamic State siege on the government enclave. Photograph: Stringer/AFP/Getty Images

The Syrian army has broken a 28-month siege by the Islamic State group on the city of Deir al-Zor, a strategic oil hub on the Euphrates river in the e(...)

Armed   Houthi  women in Sana’a: Yemen is the poorest country on the Arabian peninsula and depends heavily on imports to feed its nearly 25 million people. Photograph: Khaled Abdullah/Reuters

Authorities in a port controlled by Yemen’s Houthi movement have seized two oil tankers from international traders in a payment dispute, according to (...)

Children being treated at a makeshift hospital following reported government air strikes on the rebel-held town of Douma, east of Damascus, as the ceasefire took hold on Monday. Photograph: Abd Doumany/AFP/Getty Images

A nationwide ceasefire brokered by the United States and Russia is mostly holding across Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesd(...)

Initial findings indicated heat stress was the cause of the lambs’ deaths. There were no signs of infectious disease. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

More than 120 lambs being transported by air from Ireland to Singapore died of suspected heat stress on the journey at the weekend. They were part o(...)

Men inspect a damaged site after double airstrikes on the rebel held Bab al-Nairab neighborhood of Aleppo. Photograph: Reuters

The United States and Russia reached a breakthrough deal early on Saturday to try to restore peace in Syria, but air strikes hours later added to rebe(...)

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