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Russia live-fires ballistic and cruise missiles in Thunder-2019 drills

Russia live-fires ballistic and cruise missiles in Thunder-2019...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 17: Submarines of Russia's Northern and Pacific Fleets live-fired ballistic and cruise missiles during military exercise Grom-2019...

Russia welcomes decision to grant 2019 Nobel Peace Prize to Ethiopian PM, says diplomat

Russia welcomes decision to grant 2019 Nobel Peace...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 17: Russia welcomes the decision to grant the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy...

Lavrov to visit Norway on October 25

Lavrov to visit Norway on October 25

Moscow (Russia) Oct 17: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit Norway on October 25, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria...

US provides information on terrorist plotters in Russia, says FSB chief

US provides information on terrorist plotters in Russia,...

Sochi (Russia) Oct 17: Washington provided Moscow with information on a number of individuals who plotted to commit terrorism-related crimes...

S-400, Pantsir anti-aircraft missile systems repel enemy air attack in Crimea drills

S-400, Pantsir anti-aircraft missile systems repel enemy air...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 17: Air defense troops fired S-400 and Pantsir anti-aircraft missile systems to defend facilities against an attack...

Russia pays $9.3 mln to citizens after ECHR decisions in 2019

Russia pays $9.3 mln to citizens after ECHR...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 17: Russia has payed 600 million rubles ($9.378 million) to its citizens after decisions made by the...

NRNA's election process begins

NRNA's election process begins

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 17: The election of the new leadership of Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA), initially postponed on Tuesday, has...

UAE Army team, Sherpa climbers scale Himlung Himal

UAE Army team, Sherpa climbers scale Himlung Himal

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 17: With the opening of a route to the summit point earlier this week, at least nine...

President Bhandari leaves for Myanmar

President Bhandari leaves for Myanmar

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 17: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has left for her five-day state visit to the Republic of...

Two teens from Bekasi diagnosed with mobile gaming addiction

Two teens from Bekasi diagnosed with mobile gaming...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 17: Two teenagers in Bekasi, West Java, are reportedly so addicted to mobile gaming that a local...

Veteran Labour MP quits party citing concerns over growth of antisemitism under Corbyn's leadership

Veteran Labour MP quits party citing concerns over...

London [UK], Oct 17 (ANI): Jewish Labour MP Louise Ellman has quit the party after 55 years, citing concerns over...

Minister Mariya visits Japanese military ship

Minister Mariya visits Japanese military ship

Male (Maldives) Oct 17: Minister of Defense Mariya Ahmed Didi has visited the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF)'s military warship...

'Govt will not influence MNU' - Minister

'Govt will not influence MNU' - Minister

Male (Maldives) Oct 17: Minister of Higher Education Dr Ibrahim Hassan has stated that the government will not influence technical...

Minimum internet speed to be determined by ministry

Minimum internet speed to be determined by ministry

Male (Maldives) Oct 17: Communication and Science and Technology Minister Mohamed Maleeh has announced that a minimum internet speed will...

Two injured in speedboat collision

Two injured in speedboat collision

Male (Maldives) Oct 17: Two individuals have been injured after two speedboats collided off the coast of Male' city.

Maldives represented at Asia's largest trade show

Maldives represented at Asia's largest trade show

Male (Maldives) Oct 17: Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) and senior officials of the Tourism Industry are representing...

'Kudahuvadhoo will become an urban hub' - Pres Solih

'Kudahuvadhoo will become an urban hub' - Pres...

Male (Maldives) Oct 17: President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has stated that Dh. Kudahuvadhoo will become an urban hub in the...

Sri Lanka's third International Airport to be opened in Jaffna tomorrow

Sri Lanka's third International Airport to be opened...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Oct 17: Adding a new chapter to the civil aviation sector, President Maithripala Sirisena will declare open...

Prime Minister inspects development projects in the North

Prime Minister inspects development projects in the North

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Oct 17: Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today inspected several development projects in the Northern Province.

Election Commission says unlawful to use war and war victory for presidential election campaign

Election Commission says unlawful to use war and...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Oct 17: Sri Lanka's National Election Commission today stressed that use of war, war-victory or war crimes...

Over 58,000 postal vote applications rejected

Over 58,000 postal vote applications rejected

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Oct 17: The Election Commission has rejected 58,404 postal vote applications out of the 717,918 applications received...

EU-Sri Lanka investment dialogue addresses investor issues, measures to improve economic relations

EU-Sri Lanka investment dialogue addresses investor issues, measures...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Oct 17: The Ministry of Development Strategies and International Trade hosted the 9th European Union - Sri...

The Milky Way: UNDP support for eradication of poverty in Sri Lanka's North

The Milky Way: UNDP support for eradication of...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Oct 17: When Rathinam Jenaka first began working at YARLCO, she was only allowed to boil the...

Gotabhaya lied to the world about war victory for 10 years - Sajith

Gotabhaya lied to the world about war victory...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Oct 17: Presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa says it is ironic that Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) presidential...

More Afghans Migrating To Europe From Iran Than Syrians: Report

More Afghans Migrating To Europe From Iran Than...

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 17: More Afghans than Syrians have migrated to the European Union so far this year, according to...

Rahmani Calls for Disclosure of Names of Absentee Lawmakers

Rahmani Calls for Disclosure of Names of Absentee...

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 17: The speaker of the Afghan parliament, Mir Rahman Rahmani, on Wednesday ordered the parliament's secretariat to...

IEC Has Completed Data Entry: Spokesman

IEC Has Completed Data Entry: Spokesman

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 17: The Independent Election Commission on Wednesday said the process of transferring voters' information from biometric devices...