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US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein submits his resignation

US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein submits his resignation

US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Special Counsel Robert Mueller to investigate links between Russia and Donald Trump's campaig...

Russia will still be meddling

Russia will still be meddling 'in 2050': Pompeo

Washington: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday warned that Russia would seek to interfere in elections for decades ahead and vowed that Washi...

Sri Lanka bans burqa, other face veils after Easter blasts

Sri Lanka bans burqa, other face veils after Easter blasts

Over a week after the devastating Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka, the country has completely banned all face veils including the burqa. The decis...

Biden to hit campaign trail before blue-collar supporters

Biden to hit campaign trail before blue-collar supporters

Former US vice president Joe Biden, the newest Democratic presidential candidate, will hit the campaign trail in earnest on Monday with a rally before...

Australia holds first election debate as race tightens

Australia holds first election debate as race tightens

Sydney: A fresh opinion poll showed Australia's bare-knuckle election campaign tightening significantly but the centre-left opposition Labor party mai...

Sri Lanka President Sirisena appoints new acting police chief

Sri Lanka President Sirisena appoints new acting police chief

Sri Lanka's incumbent police chief has refused to step down over the Easter Sunday suicide attacks despite President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday na...

Microsoft testing Android alerts on Windows 10 PCs

Microsoft testing Android alerts on Windows 10 PCs

San Francisco: In its new Insider Preview Build for Windows 10, Microsoft is working on a feature as part of its “Your Phone” software that would disp...

Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena announces ban on face-covering

Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena announces ban on face-covering

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has issued an order for a ban on burqa, veil or covering of the face in a manner which prevents anyone from ...

At least 17 dead after severe Sumatra floods in Indonesia

At least 17 dead after severe Sumatra floods in Indonesia

In Indonesia, at least 17 people have been killed and nine are missing after days of heavy rain triggered floods and landslides on the island of Sumat...

Sri Lankan security forces continue operations against fundamentalist groups

Sri Lankan security forces continue operations against fundamentalist groups

Sri Lankan security forces continue with their operations against fundamentalist groups and suspects close to the suicide bombers involved in last Sun...

Pervez Musharraf unlikely to return to Pakistan

Pervez Musharraf unlikely to return to Pakistan

Pakistan's former military dictator Pervez Musharraf, who is facing a high-profile treason case for suspending the Constitution, is unlikely to return...

Ukraine

Ukraine's President rejects offer by President Putin to provide passports to Ukrainians

Ukraine's President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed an offer by Russian President Vladimir Putin to provide passports to Ukrainians, and pledge...

Sri Lankan govt bans two terror outfits NTJ, JMI following serial blasts

Sri Lankan govt bans two terror outfits NTJ, JMI following serial blasts

Srilankan President has decided to ban the National Thawheed Jamath (NJT) and Jamathei Milathu Ibrahim (JMI)  two of the fundamentalist terror ne...

California synagogue shooting leaves one dead, three wounded

California synagogue shooting leaves one dead, three wounded

In the US, a woman was killed and three others injured after a gunman opened fire at a synagogue in California. The gunman was arrested after the atta...

EU warns Trump over withdrawal from UN treaty on Global Arms Trade

EU warns Trump over withdrawal from UN treaty on Global Arms Trade

The European Union, EU has warned that US President Donald Trump's rejection of a UN treaty designed to regulate the global arms trade would hamper th...

3-day Dubai super sale in May offers up to 90 per cent off for UAE residents

3-day Dubai super sale in May offers up to 90 per cent off for UAE residents

The first week of May will host the opportunity for a shopping spree for residents with the 3 Day Super Sale (3DSS) shopping extravaganza. Back for it...

Saudia crew members who died in Lanka blasts buried

Saudia crew members who died in Lanka blasts buried

The bodies of Ahmed Al-Jaafari and Hani Osman, two Saudi nationals who died in Sunday's blasts in Sri Lanka, arrived in Jeddah from Colombo on Thursda...

Women in Iran committing suicide

Women in Iran committing suicide

A shocking number of young mothers and pregnant women are among the women who have committed suicide in Iran in recent months, according to the findin...

Exiled FIS leader to be buried in Algeria

Exiled FIS leader to be buried in Algeria

Abassi Madani, founder of Algeria's banned Islamic Salvation Front (FIS), will be buried in the capital Algiers late Saturday, days after his death in...

US hit Pakistan with visa sanctions for refusing to take back deportees

US hit Pakistan with visa sanctions for refusing to take back deportees

Washington: The United States has imposed sanctions on Pakistan after it refused to take back its citizen deportees and visa over-stayers from America...

Biden raises USD 6.3 million in first 24 hours of announcing Presidential candidacy

Biden raises USD 6.3 million in first 24 hours of announcing Presidential candidacy

Washington: Former US President Joe Biden raised USD 6.3 million in the first 24 hours after launching the presidential campaign for the 2020 election...

Six children among 15 dead in raids on terror hideouts in Sri Lanka

Six children among 15 dead in raids on terror hideouts in Sri Lanka

Colombo: As many as 15 people were killed in a raid conducted by Sri Lankan forces on the hideout of terrorists believed to be involved in the serial ...

Macron tax cuts to help 15 million households

Macron tax cuts to help 15 million households

Paris: France's finance minister promised Friday that some 15 million households would benefit from tax cuts announced by President Emmanuel Macron, b...

US urges citizens to

US urges citizens to 'reconsider travel' to Sri Lanka

The US has raised the level of its travel warning for Sri Lanka, urging citizens to reconsider visiting the island nation in the wake of a series of s...

Trump rejects UN arms trade treaty

Trump rejects UN arms trade treaty

US President Donald Trump has announced that his country will not abide by a UN treaty aimed at regulating the global arms trade. He described the tre...

Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremsinghe apologizes over failure to protect victims on Easter

Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremsinghe apologizes over failure to protect victims on Easter

Srilankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremsinghe took collective responsibility and apologized for failing to protect victims of Sunday attacks which kill...

No progress on Syrian constitutional committee at talks in Kazakhstan

No progress on Syrian constitutional committee at talks in Kazakhstan

In Kazakhstan, two-day talks on Syria backed by Iran, Russia and Turkey concluded yesterday. The talks ended without any notable progress on forming a...

Chinese President Xi Jinping defends Belt and Road

Chinese President Xi Jinping defends Belt and Road

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sought to ease growing concerns about his ambitious Belt and Road Initiative, vowing to prevent debt risks and saying...

UK court remands PNB fraud case fugitive Nirav Modi in custody till 24th May

UK court remands PNB fraud case fugitive Nirav Modi in custody till 24th May

In the UK, a court today remanded fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi to further custody till May 24th. The court was hearing his extradition ca...

Imran Khan moots launching of joint projects among BRI countries

Imran Khan moots launching of joint projects among BRI countries

Beijing: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday mooted launching of joint projects among the China-backed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) member ...

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