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President's program to provide employment to 100,000 low income earners implemented islandwide

President's program to provide employment to 100,000 low...

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Oct 26: "Vision of Prosperity" program initiated according to a concept of President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa to provide...

Man killed in Dhaka road accident

Man killed in Dhaka road accident

Dhaka (Bangladesh), Oct 26: A man has been killed in a road accident in Badda Natun Bazar area under Gulshan...

Suga to deliver policy speech at Diet session

Suga to deliver policy speech at Diet session

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 26: Japan's Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide is to deliver a general policy speech on Monday when an...

S. Korea identifies remains of another Korean War soldier

S. Korea identifies remains of another Korean War...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: South Korea has identified the remains of a soldier killed in the 1950-53 Korean War...

S. Korea welcomes Sudan-Israel agreement normalizing diplomatic ties

S. Korea welcomes Sudan-Israel agreement normalizing diplomatic ties

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: South Korea welcomes an agreement between Sudan and Israel to normalize their diplomatic relations and...

Sri Lanka reports 16th COVID-19 death

Sri Lanka reports 16th COVID-19 death

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Oct 26: A patient who died at the Intensive Care Unit of the Colombo National Hospital this...

Biz, political leaders attend funeral for late Samsung chief

Biz, political leaders attend funeral for late Samsung...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: Key business and political leaders on Monday attended a funeral service to offer their condolences...

Three arrested with Rs. 1 million worth 'ice'

Three arrested with Rs. 1 million worth 'ice'

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Oct 26: Three drug traffickers were arrested Sunday (25) in the Wickramasinghapura area in Thalawathugoda with crystal...

Strategies to prevent COVID-19 spread need constant reviewing as cases rise - Task Force

Strategies to prevent COVID-19 spread need constant reviewing...

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Oct 26: The National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID- 19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) evaluating the current situation...

Approval rating for ruling party rebounds amid ballooning fund scam scandal: poll

Approval rating for ruling party rebounds amid ballooning...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: The approval rating for the ruling Democratic Party (DP) rebounded last week, widening its lead...

High COVID-19 numbers in capital area raise worries ahead of Halloween

High COVID-19 numbers in capital area raise worries...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: The number of COVID-19 cases in the capital area has increased since the government eased...

Turkey reports over 2,000 new COVID-19 cases, total count at 361,801

Turkey reports over 2,000 new COVID-19 cases, total...

Ankara [Turkey], October 26 (ANI/Xinhua): Turkey confirmed 2,017 new COVID-19 patients on Sunday, raising the total diagnosed patients to 361,801.

UK records another 19,790 COVID cases, 151 deaths

UK records another 19,790 COVID cases, 151 deaths

London [UK], October 26 (ANI/Xinhua): Another 19,790 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of...

Holding of third 2+2 dialogue demonstrates India-US commitment to diplomatic, security objectives: State Dept

Holding of third 2+2 dialogue demonstrates India-US commitment...

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): The holding of third US-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue in just over two years demonstrates the...

France reports new daily record with over 52,000 COVID-19 cases

France reports new daily record with over 52,000...

Paris [France], October 26 (ANI/Xinhua): France registered 52,010 new cases of COVID-19 infection in a 24-hour span, a new daily...

China's Kashgar reports over 100 COVID-19 cases

China's Kashgar reports over 100 COVID-19 cases

Kashgar [China], October 26 (ANI): The city of Kashgar in China reported over 100 asymptomatic COVID-19 cases on Sunday, the...

Protesters attack police station in Minsk's Central district

Protesters attack police station in Minsk's Central district

Minsk [Belarus], October 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Protesters attacked a police station in the Central district of the Belarusian capital on Sunday...

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to establish ceasefire starting from Sunday midnight

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to establish ceasefire...

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed to establish a ceasefire in their conflict over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh...

Pak govt shaken up by PDM's third rally, calls opposition leaders 'thugs'

Pak govt shaken up by PDM's third rally,...

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 26 (ANI): Shaken up by the third rally of the 11-party joint alliance -- the Pakistan Democratic...

UK: Seven detained for attempting 'hijacking' of oil tanker off Isle of Wight

UK: Seven detained for attempting 'hijacking' of oil...

London [UK], October 26 (ANI): Seven people have been detained after they tried to hijack an oil tanker off the...

Imran Khan likens hate against Islam with Holocaust, seeks ban on Islamophobic content on Facebook

Imran Khan likens hate against Islam with Holocaust,...

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 26 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has once again drawn an inexplicable parallel between Islamophobia and...

Moscow's COVID-19 deaths rise by 62 to 6,442

Moscow's COVID-19 deaths rise by 62 to 6,442

Moscow [Russia], October 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Another 62 coronavirus patients have died in Moscow in the past 24 hours, taking the...

US Senate advances nomination of Judge Barrett to Supreme Court

US Senate advances nomination of Judge Barrett to...

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI/Xinhua): The US Senate on Sunday voted to advance President Donald Trump's nomination of Judge Amy...

4.8 magnitude earthquake hits Pakistan

4.8 magnitude earthquake hits Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 26 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale hit Pakistan on Monday morning, according to...

Palestinian teen succumbs to injuries after being beaten by Israeli forces

Palestinian teen succumbs to injuries after being beaten...

Ramallah [Palestine], October 25 (ANI): A Palestinian teenager succumbed to his injuries after being beaten by Israeli forces on Sunday...

15 men accused of raping teen sisters for 6 days in Pakistan's Faisalabad

15 men accused of raping teen sisters for...

Faisalabad [Pakistan], October 25 (ANI): Fifteen men have been accused of raping teenage sisters in Pakistan's Faisalabad for six days.

Nawaz Sharif asks Pak Army Chief to answer for country's situation

Nawaz Sharif asks Pak Army Chief to answer...

Quetta [Pakistan], October 25 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif on Sunday asked Army Chief General Qamar Javed...