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Sirisena called for January polls after it was clear Rajapaksa wouldn't command majority in legislature, a move opponents called illegal.
Iqbal Aaraiyn, a resident of Karachi who died on May 9, 2014, had three bank accounts mysteriously opened under his name after his death.
China's PLA has been equipped with mobile howitzers to boost troops' high-altitude combat capability to improve border security: report
Chief said peace benefits everyone and it is time to fight disease, poverty and illiteracy instead of fighting against each other.
The forming of the cabinet was delayed because the president wanted to retain media and the police, govt spokesman Rajitha Senaratne said.
Maulana Samiul Haq was killed by unidentified attackers in a house where he was staying.
Experts say Anak Krakatoa emerged around 1928 in the caldera of Krakatoa, a volcanic island that violently erupted in 1883.
It is not the first time authorities in Malaysia have been accused of taking a poor approach to issues of gender or sexuality.
Maldives knows importance of India as it was an 'important' partner, said Shahid who was on his first visit to India as foreign minister.
The new law would introduce prison term of up to five years, maximum penalty of 300,000 riyals (USD 80,000).
The television said several people were also wounded in the 'terrorist attack.' The official IRNA news agency said it was a car bombing.
Imran Khan said he had tried to extend hand of peace to India, had not received a response, but hoped to resume efforts to improve ties.
The decision to withdraw after Qatar reviewed ways to enhance its role internationally and plan its long-term strategy, he said.
The reshuffle would help the crown prince further 'consolidate power' as many of those promoted were his 'key allies'.
The dam gave way in Solai, in Nakuru county, 190 kilometres(120 miles) northwest of Nairobi, late on Wednesday.
Command’s move to expanded facility Camp Humphreys, about 70 km south of Seoul, comes amid fledgeling detente on Korean Peninsula.
Extremists stormed a luxury hotel in Kenya's capital on Tuesday
A senior police official told on condition of anonymity that eight bodies from Nairobi’s slums had arrived at the city morgue.
The vote was called by main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn
Leaders of other european countries shared their views on the matter
'We have to think about the measures that can be taken so that these incidents don’t happen again,' spokesperson said.
No loss to life or property has been reported yet.
Pictures from the scene showed the Boeing aircraft parked on the runway with the very tip of its left wing stuck in the side of a building.
Fresh doubts surfaced Tuesday over President Donald Trump's commitment to NATO
He and Bolsonaro have been exchanging barbs since the Brazilian won elections at the end of last year
Vice President Mike Pence has urged US diplomats to welcome legal immigrants
Ottawa has warned its citizens about the risk of "arbitrary enforcement" of laws in China
It was one of thousands of bottles used in a long-term German oceanographic experiment to better understand global ocean currents.
In a video ad released by Meat and Livestock Australia, Lord Ganesha along with other religious figures is found to be ‘toasting lamb'.
Ankit was with friends when he slipped off the 40-metre precipice at The Gap, near the historic port town of Albany, the ABC news reported.
The 268-wagon train began its solo journey when the driver got down to carry out inspection, and was soon moving at up to 110 km per hour.
Anning said Muslims were responsible for acts of terror and crime and were dependent on welfare.