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Speaker ruled that majority of 225-member assembly supported no-confidence motion against Rajapaksa who was made PM on Oct 26.
UN chief Guterres called on the Sri Lanka govt to respect democratic values, constitutional provisions and process and uphold rule of law.
Abdul Ghani Baradar as the most high-profile Afghan Taliban leader detained by Pakistan since the 9/11 attacks in 2001.
The chopper's wreckage had been spotted on a forested hillside in neighbouring Dhadhing district, said Raj Kumar Chettri..
Prime Minister Khan lashed out at the previous governments for raising Pakistan's debt to Rs 30,00,000 crore.
Rajapaksa needed the support of minimum 113 parliamentarians in the 225-member House to prove his majority.
Parliamentary Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has said he will decide Saturday whether to recognise Rajapakse or not, after seeking legal advice.
The warship had been successfully extracted from the dock before it completely sank.
Major speech by US Vice President on Oct. 4 was clearest, highest-level sign that US strategy was turning from engagement to confrontation.
Samples taken from the drains at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul showed traces of acid, a Turkish newspaper said, without quoting sources.
Kingdom sacked 2 top aides to Crown Prince as well 3 intelligence officials and arrested 18 Saudi suspects, in Khashoggi's killing.
Around 20,000 were arrested in a three-year battle by Iraqi forces to drive out IS, which had seized western and northern Iraq in 2014.
The official says one vehicle went to the Belgrade Forest outside Istanbul while the other travelled to the city of Yalova.
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin have pulled out.
The suspected Boko Haram attack took place late Friday in the northeast Borno state capital of Maiduguri.
Tunisian law currently stipulates that male heirs should receive double the assets given to females of the same level of kinship.
Emmerson Mnangagwa, the former vice president sacked by Mugabe earlier this month, is set to be sworn in as president on Friday.
Hussein said that she refused to have sex with her husband after the ceremony, but on 6th day, he raped her as three of his male relatives.
New Caledonia is home to a quarter of the world's known supplies of nickel, and is a strategic foothold for France in the Pacific.
Families carried children on their shoulders through streets, others opted to take off their shoes and wade through the water.
'I cannot reconcile the terms of the proposed deal with the promises we made to the country in our manifesto at the last election,' he said.
The survey was conducted between May and August, and based on interviews with over 900 people in each of the surveyed countries.
Khashoggi disappearance has been shrouded in mystery and tipped Saudi Arabia into one of its worst international crises.
Four complainants, whose names were anonymized, asked federal court in Manhattan to grant class action lawsuit so others can join complaint.
Researchers say the bases, which are scattered across country, are located in underground facilities tunneled in narrow mountain valleys.
Lee, the face of comic book culture in the United States, died early Monday in Los Angeles, according to US entertainment outlets
The Instagram accounts were mostly in English, with some 'focused on celebrities, others political debate.'
Police declined to give details of alleged crime but said the incident took place around lunchtime on Tuesday and was reported to police.
Sunny Singh, a Port Augusta City Council nominee, said social media video targeting his race is first time he has experienced racism.
Air Niugini Boeing 737-800 was attempting to land at Weno airport on Friday morning but fell short of runway and splashed in Chuuk lagoon.
He's the first person charged under Australia's Weapons of Mass Destruction Act and faces a maximum 10-year prison sentence.
There have also been claims of anti-money laundering laws being breached and benchmark interest rates rigged.