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UN chief urges Lankan prez to allow vote in Parl 'as soon as possible'

The political turmoil began after Sirisena sacked PM Ranil Wickremesinghe and installed former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa in his place.

03 Nov 2018 3:27 PM

Sanctions are coming: Trump tweets 'Game of Thrones' style message for Iran

'We were not aware of this messaging and would prefer our trademark not be misappropriated for political purposes,' HBO said.

03 Nov 2018 2:05 PM

'Terrorism most serious violation of human rights': India at UN

'International community must take resolute action against terrorism to stop abuse of human rights of innocent people,' she said.

03 Nov 2018 12:15 PM

3 dead, including gunman, at yoga studio shooting in US' Florida

The shooting took place in a small Tallahassee shopping centre and the suspect fatally shot himself.

03 Nov 2018 9:18 AM

US reimposes all Iran sanctions lifted under nuclear deal

The sanctions will take effect Monday and cover Iran’s shipping, financial and energy sectors.

02 Nov 2018 9:11 PM

New US rule makes hiring tougher under H-1B, popular among Indians

Under new rule, US employers must disclose total number of foreigners already employed, making it tougher to sponsor fresh foreign workers.

02 Nov 2018 8:00 PM

Oklahoma shooting: 18-yr-old killed, 2 teenage girls hurt, woman in custody

Amy Leann Hall, mother of at least one victim, is being held on preliminary charges of first-degree murder and shooting with intent to kill.

02 Nov 2018 3:09 PM

Sanctions on Khashoggi's killers may take ‘handful more weeks’: Mike Pompeo

The murder has placed a strain on the decades-old US-Saudi Arabia alliance and tarnished the image of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

02 Nov 2018 1:55 PM

Trump threatens to shoot migrants who throw stones at US military

Pentagon says military will not discuss hypothetical scenarios but that 'our forces are trained professionals with right of self-defense'.

02 Nov 2018 10:50 AM

Govt interference should not compromise RBI's independence: IMF

The IMF said it was monitoring developments with regard to the reported rift between the Reserve Bank of India and the Centre.

02 Nov 2018 9:06 AM