China said that the vexed issue of designating JeM chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN will be properly resolved.
30 Apr 2019 5:10 PM
A Chinese court sentenced a second Canadian man to death for drug trafficking amid diplomatic tensions between Ottawa and Beijing.
30 Apr 2019 4:08 PM
'Heisei' that is 'achieving peace' period ended with Akhito stepping down as Japan's Emperor.
30 Apr 2019 2:22 PM
Another 12 foreigners remain unaccounted for and could be among still unidentified bodies at Colombo's police morgue, the statement said.
30 Apr 2019 1:32 PM
Akihito, who has had treatment for prostate cancer and heart surgery, said that his age would make it hard for him to carry out his duties.
30 Apr 2019 11:26 AM
Muslim women in Sri Lanka will not be allowed to wear any form of face veils in public.
30 Apr 2019 6:10 AM
MSD in a letter to lawmakers said that people in military uniforms and using a van could be involved in attacks.
29 Apr 2019 12:54 PM
Approximately 80 per cent of the total 193 million voters cast their ballots in more than 8,00,000 polling stations located across country.
29 Apr 2019 7:43 AM
The authorities have said there are about 140 followers of the Islamic State group in the country.
29 Apr 2019 3:35 AM
Three churches and three hotels were targeted by suicide bombers in the attacks in which at least 40 foreigners were killed.
28 Apr 2019 8:58 PM
He pledged instead to "give citizenship to representatives of all nations that suffer from authoritarian and corrupt regimes"
28 Apr 2019 6:26 PM
Zainee Hashim, Rilwan Hashim and their father Mohamed Hashim, who were seen in a video circulating on social media calling for all-out war.
28 Apr 2019 6:25 PM
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government had filed the treason case against Musharraf over imposition of extra-constitutional emergency.
28 Apr 2019 3:18 PM
Sirisena took the decision under emergency regulations to ban the National Thowheeth Jama'ath and Jamathei Millathu Ibrahim.
28 Apr 2019 11:08 AM
PEMRA also directed the channel to air an apology within 7 days through its prime time programme.
27 Apr 2019 5:37 PM
The gas blast ripped through the mine in Yurievka village in the self-proclaimed Republic of Lugansk, which broke away from Kiev in 2014.
26 Apr 2019 4:49 PM
Sri Lanka’s Muslim Council said that its leaders have agreed that bodies of terrorists would not be buried in any mosque burial ground.
26 Apr 2019 1:41 PM
Kim Jong Un invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit North Korea, and the offer was readily accepted.
26 Apr 2019 8:25 AM
The corridor is scheduled to operationalise on the occasion of the 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak.
25 Apr 2019 8:50 PM
Fernando handed over his resignation letter Thursday on a request made by President Sirisena, Colombo Gazette reported.
25 Apr 2019 7:12 PM