Addressing members of his United National Front, Sirisena reiterated he does not like Wickremesinghe, despite having to reappoint him as PM
17 Dec 2018 6:59 PM
"We can go bald, but the country cannot be lawless," the four women shouted outside the courthouse during their protest.
17 Dec 2018 6:42 PM
A country deeply entrenched in regional crises like those in Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and Yemen
17 Dec 2018 6:25 AM
Mahinda Rajapaksa signed what was called a 'resignation' letter at his residence in capital Colombo.
15 Dec 2018 11:56 AM
The country’s foreign exchange reserves now stand at $9.24 billion, with the third installment from Riyadh expected in January.
15 Dec 2018 7:04 AM
The stepping down of Rajapaksa signals an end to a turbulent seven-week long struggle for power in the island nation.
14 Dec 2018 7:48 PM
Foreign Office said Pak does not need counsel on protection of rights of minorities.
13 Dec 2018 5:30 AM
Water is becoming an increasingly scarce resource in Pak: UNDP
09 Dec 2018 3:56 AM
Welcoming the US decision, Dr Faisal reiterated Pakistan' commitment to play a facilitative role in bringing peace in the neighboring country.
07 Dec 2018 5:54 AM
One serviceman has already been rescued and is thought to be in a stable condition.
06 Dec 2018 3:59 PM
Properties and tax details of Imran Khan’s sister Aleema Khan were given to court.
02 Dec 2018 6:45 AM
The rare defection came as the two Koreas push ahead with a process of reconciliation in an effort to ease tensions.
01 Dec 2018 7:16 PM
Khan said that people in Pakistan want peace with India and he will be happy to meet Modi and talk to him on any issue.
30 Nov 2018 12:36 AM
There was no hint that 16 years later, he will take oath as the Prime Minister of Pakistan in August 2018.
30 Nov 2018 12:35 AM
Sidhu expressed good wishes for Prime Minister Imran Khan and thanked his efforts for opening the highly religious place of Sikhism.
29 Nov 2018 6:18 AM
The corridor will be completed by November next year, marking the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev.
29 Nov 2018 1:19 AM
The Boeing 737 MAX vanished from radar about 13 minutes after taking off from Jakarta on Oct 29, slamming into Java Sea.
28 Nov 2018 12:43 PM
Maldives knows importance of India as it was an 'important' partner, said Shahid who was on his first visit to India as foreign minister.
27 Nov 2018 1:49 PM
The India-China border dispute covers 3,488-km-long Line of Actual Control (LAC). China claims Arunachal Pradesh as part of southern Tibet.
25 Nov 2018 6:18 AM
The law-enforcement agencies prepared the initial report and presented it to Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah.
25 Nov 2018 1:54 AM