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Bangladesh’s Hindus living in fear following mob attacks

[ad_1] Within hours of the rumour spreading on social media, hundreds of Muslim fundamentalists went on a rampage targeting Hindu religious pavilions in Comilla. Soon, the violence spread to other parts of Bangladesh. Temples were desecrated and hundreds of houses and businesses of the Hindu minority torched. Seven people, including two Hindus, were killed and many more injured in days of violence. Police opened fire and used tear gas in
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Khaby Lame: What is the secret to success for the Senegal-born TikToker?

[ad_1] Senegalese-born TikTok star Khaby Lame is a viral sensation. Known for his myth-busting of "life hacks" and his famous shrug, he quickly became an international household name. The 21-year-old has even done collaborations with the likes of Naomi Campbell and Greta Thunberg, and is currently the second most popular TikToker.But how did he rise to fame so quickly, and what do his fans in Senegal really think?Produced and edited