Maldives President will be attended to Sri Lanka Independence Day celebrations

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih will be travelling to Sri Lanka to join their Independence Day celebrations, stated the President’s Office. The
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Maldives President will be attended to Sri Lanka Independence Day celebrations

Fiction in the time of Islamophobia

Ausma Zehanat Khan’s Khattak-Getty series is an antidote to the stereotypical portrayal of Muslims of the West At a time when
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Fiction in the time of Islamophobia

Dharmasena wins ICC Umpire of the Year for the second time

Sri Lanka umpire Kumar Dharmasena wins David Shepherd Trophy for ICC Umpire of the Year for the second time. Dharmasena was
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Dharmasena wins ICC Umpire of the Year for the second time

Gigi Wu: ‘Bikini hiker’ dies on solo Taiwan climb despite search efforts

A Taiwanese hiker known for posting bikini clad photos from mountain summits has died after falling into a ravine during
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Gigi Wu: ‘Bikini hiker’ dies on solo Taiwan climb despite search efforts

Three foreigners, two Lankans nabbed with Rs. 1 bn heroin

Five suspects including two US nationals and an Afghan national had been arrested with over 90 kgs of heroin worth
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Three foreigners, two Lankans nabbed with Rs. 1 bn heroin

SL authorities unaware of UK arrest warrant on Brig. Priyanka Fernando – Army Spokesman

Army Spokesman Sumith Atapattu said Sri Lankan authorities had not been informed regarding an arrest warrant issued against Brigadier Priyanka Fernando
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SL authorities unaware of UK arrest warrant on Brig. Priyanka Fernando – Army Spokesman

Virat Kohli named captain of ICC’s Test, ODI teams of the year

ree Indian players feature in ICC Test team, while four are part of the ODI side of the year 2018. Indian
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Virat Kohli named captain of ICC’s Test, ODI teams of the year

Afghanistan attack: More than 100 security officers killed in Taliban assault on military base

More than 100 security forces members have been killed in a Taliban assault on a military base in eastern Afghanistan, authorities said. An interior ministry spokesperson
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Afghanistan attack: More than 100 security officers killed in Taliban assault on military base

Army Major and a Corporal killed in road accident

Two persons have been killed and four others have been injured in a motor accident in Mullaitivu, stated the police. The
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Army Major and a Corporal killed in road accident

The top 26 billionaires own $1.4 trillion — as much as 3.8 billion other people

The world's billionaires are growing $2.5 billion richer every day, while the poorest half of the global population is seeing
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The top 26 billionaires own $1.4 trillion — as much as 3.8 billion other people

Terrorists ‘dressed as police officers’ kill two Thai Buddhist monks

Unknown gunmen shot dead two Buddhist monks and injured two others in an attack at a temple in Thailand‘s mainly Muslim
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Terrorists ‘dressed as police officers’ kill two Thai Buddhist monks

Dingoes attack young boy on Australia’s Fraser Island

A young boy has been attacked by a group of dingoes on Australia's popular tourist spot of Fraser Island. One of
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Dingoes attack young boy on Australia’s Fraser Island

National Drug Eradication School Week commences today

The inauguration ceremony of National Drugs Prevention School Week programme is scheduled to be launched in Mullaitivu today (21), with
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National Drug Eradication School Week commences today

ASI finds 2,300-year-old artefacts in Odisha

Excavation at the Asurgarh Fort in Kalahandi points to an advanced civilisation Archaeologists have unearthed artefacts believed to be 2,300-year-old while
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ASI finds 2,300-year-old artefacts in Odisha

Saudi e-Visa to be available soon: Officials

Sharek portal offered first online visas for Formula E in December Although plans to issue online visas for Saudi Arabia have
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Saudi e-Visa to be available soon: Officials

World’s oldest man dies in Japan at 113

Guinness officially recognised Nonaka as the oldest living man after the death of Spaniard Francisco Nunez Olivera last year World's oldest
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World’s oldest man dies in Japan at 113

Wennappuwa, six kills Car accident: found 8 mm pistol under the front passenger seat

Six people were killed and three others were injured when a car they were travelling in collided with a lorry
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Wennappuwa,  six kills Car accident: found 8 mm pistol under the front passenger seat

Philippines to assist Sri Lanka to eradicate illegal drug trafficking

The Philippines will send a  specialist team to Sri Lanka to inquire on the technical expertise that can be provided
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Philippines to assist Sri Lanka to eradicate illegal drug trafficking

DR Congo court upholds Tshisekedi presidential election win

The constitutional court in the Democratic Republic of Congo has upheld the victory of opposition presidential candidate Felix Tshisekedi. The court
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DR Congo court upholds Tshisekedi presidential election win

Mano Ganesan defends President’s speech in Philippines, (president speech original video)

https://www.youtube.com/embed/dtaaa-_4PSc Minister of Official Languages Mano Ganesan taking to his Twitter handle has defended President Maithripala Sirisena's address in English in the Philippines Minister
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Mano Ganesan defends President’s speech in Philippines, (president speech original video)

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Maldives President will be attended to Sri Lanka Independence Day celebrations

SL authorities unaware of UK arrest warrant on Brig. Priyanka Fernando – Army Spokesman

Mahinda Rajapaksa assumes duties at Opposition Leader’s Office

Duterte, Sri Lanka leader meet at Palace

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Gigi Wu: ‘Bikini hiker’ dies on solo Taiwan climb despite search efforts

37 Views A Taiwanese hiker known for posting bikini clad photos from mountain summits has died after falling into a ravine during a solo trek. Gigi Wu managed to contact emergency services but bad weather delayed rescue operations, local media reports say. The 36-year-old is thought to have died of hypothermia. She was a popular […]

Afghanistan attack: More than 100 security officers killed in Taliban assault on military base

Dingoes attack young boy on Australia’s Fraser Island

Saudi e-Visa to be available soon: Officials

World’s oldest man dies in Japan at 113

DR Congo court upholds Tshisekedi presidential election win

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