Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 | Last Update : 07:25 PM IST
Sirisena, who will lead a delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York, will address general debate on September 25.
Sharif's comments came a day after PM Khan, in his first address broke down the expenses of the Prime Minister House.
'No, the prime minister is not going. I will lead Pakistani delegation,' foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar on Tuesday said two transgenders would be provided jobs in the Supreme Court.
One of the officials said the meeting ended with a plan to meet again in September. The US has refused to confirm or deny that meeting.
US and China already levied duties on USD 50 bn worth of each other’s goods in intensifying row that has jolted global financial markets.
The death toll in the Philippines, where the main island of Luzon was mauled with fierce winds and rain, rose to 65 overnight.
Xi said plan, for which Beijing has pledged USD 126 bn, would help provide resources and facilities for Africa and expand shared markets.
Khan was briefed on Wednesday in detail on various strategic intelligence and national security matters by senior ISI officials.
The scheme for the post-oil era aims to draw six million Haj pilgrims annually.
The new law would introduce prison term of up to five years, maximum penalty of 300,000 riyals (USD 80,000).
The footage, which sparked outrage on social media in the ultra-conservative kingdom, showed the pair sharing a meal at a desk.
The company did not identify the nationalities of the missing.
Head of Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, Rami Abdel Rahman said that Israeli missiles hit arms depots for Hezbollah near airport.
Command’s move to expanded facility Camp Humphreys, about 70 km south of Seoul, comes amid fledgeling detente on Korean Peninsula.
Singh underlined role of digital technologies to enhance education, saying it was key to help India, S Africa prepare youth for future.
By nightfall Saturday, Spain agreed to let Open Arms dock in Barcelona, where humanitarian aid group which operates vessel is based.
The EU did not understand why the release of the presidential result was taking so long, he said.
Merkel ramped up the febrile atmosphere of the summit with a sharp reply on arriving at Nato HQ.
He was responding to a call from a dozen of the victims who had launched a petition asking to meet him during his trip to the Netherlands.
Tensions ramped up between Iran and US after Trump pulled out of landmark nuclear deal with Iran in May and reimposed sanctions last month.
India at United Nations reaffirmed its commitment to the implementation of the Right to Development.
The shopkeeper, Vijaykumar Patel sustained fatal head injury in unprovoked attack by the boy, whose name has not been revealed.
'Frankly, I'll tell you, India called us the other day. They said they would like to start doing trade deal, first time,' Trump said.
United States President Donald Trump will be in Pennsylvania for a memorial for the Flight 93 victims.
'I did go to India for what could only be considered highly successful consultations between world's two largest democracies,' Mattis said.
US and others have long complained that Pakistan provides safe haven to militant networks allowing them to carry out cross-border attacks.
Maulin Rathod, an accounting student, died at a local hospital, after he was found critically injured at the girl's house on Monday night.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, a supporter of same-sex rights, welcomed the ruling, which was handed down in Melbourne.
Scott Morrison, an ally of deposed leader Malcolm Turnbull, won a party-room ballot 45-40.
The 26-year-old vanished from her home in Lightning Ridge after going for walk, sparking a large-scale search and rescue operation.
Terry Harch, a 29-year-old Australian soldier, was spotted waving his arm in the snow on the South Island's notorious Mount Aspiring.