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‘Terrorism to tourism’: England cricket trip gives Pakistan a boost

The return of England's cricket team to Pakistan next year, their first visit since a deadly attack on Sri Lanka's team, is a vote...

Prince Khalifa to lead mountaineering expedition in Nepal

Bahrain's Prince Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa is leading an eighteen-member team in an expert-level mountaineering expedition in Nepal, scaling Mt Lobuche and...

14 killed, 18 injured after bus veers off road in Nepal

A passenger bus carrying Hindu pilgrims veered off a road and fell some 100 metres along the Araniko Highway in Nepal's Sindhupalchok on Sunday,...

India Ignores Pakistan For Modi’s Swearing-in Ceremony: Sources

INDIA will not invite Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan to Thursday's (30) swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi, who starts his second term as India's...

Modi Gets Election Boost With UN Sanction Against Masood Azhar

INDIAN prime minister Narendra Modi's re-election bid received a big fillip on Wednesday (1) after a UN Security Council committee blacklisted Masood Azhar, the...

Church Services In Sri Lanka To Restart From May 5

Public mass in the terror-hit Sri Lanka would resume in certain Catholic churches from May 5 and no bags will be allowed inside as...

Sri Lanka Admits ‘Major’ Lapse Over Deadly Blasts

SRI LANKA'S government today (24) acknowledged ‘major’ lapses over its failure to prevent the horrific Easter attacks that killed more than 350 people, despite...

Two More Indians Confirmed Dead In Sri Lanka Blasts Taking Death Toll To 10

THE total number of Indians who killed in a series of deadly suicide blasts in Sri Lanka has rose to 10 on Tuesday (23). Earlier,...

Death Toll In Sri Lanka Blasts Jumps To 321; Police Detain 40 People

SRI LANKAN police detained a Syrian among 40 people being questioned about the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels, government and military sources...

Islamist Group Accused In Sri Lanka Blasts

BEFORE being named prime suspects in Sri Lanka’s Easter bomb suicide attacks, National Thowheeth Jama’ath’s main claim to fame was being linked to vandalising...