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Imran Khan for enhanced cooperation among BRI countries to combat climate change

By K J M Varma Beijing, Apr 26 (PTI) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday called for greater cooperation among the China-backed Belt and...

Father of 2 Lanka suicide bombers arrested on suspicion of aiding and abetting sons

Colombo, Apr 25 (PTI) A Sri Lankan spice tycoon, the father of two of the suspected Easter suicide bombers, was arrested Thursday on suspicion...

Sri Lanka suspends visas on arrival program

Colombo, Apr 25 (PTI) Sri Lanka on April 25 suspended its plans to grant visas on arrival to citizens of 39 countries after the...

India delaying talks to finalize agreement to operationalise Kartarpur corridor: Pak

By Sajjad Hussain Islamabad, Apr 25 (PTI) Pakistan on April 25 accused India of delaying the delegation-level talks to finalize the agreement to operationalise the...

SL govt. admits ‘major’ intelligence lapses; President asks defence sec, police chief to resign

Colombo, Apr 24 (PTI) Sri Lankan government Wednesday admitted that "major" intelligence lapses led to the horrific Easter Sunday blasts and asked two top...

Indonesia releases special stamp on theme of Ramayana

Jakarta, (PTI): Indonesia on April 23 released a special commemorative stamp on the theme of Ramayana to mark the 70th anniversary of establishment of...

Islamic State claims Easter Sunday blasts in Sri Lanka; identifies 7 suicide bombers

Colombo, Apr 23 (PTI): The Islamic State Tuesday claimed responsibility for the devastating Easter blasts in Sri Lanka and identified the seven suicide bombers...

7 Lankan suicide bombers involved in Easter blasts; 24 arrested as toll rises to...

Colombo, Apr 22 (PTI) Seven suicide bombers believed to be members of an Islamist extremist group carried out a series of devastating blasts that...

Pompeo vows fight ‘Islamic radical terrorism’ after Sri Lanka blasts

Washington, Apr 22 (PTI) Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday vowed that the US will continue fighting "radical Islamic terror" and the "evil...

Trump decides not to grant waiver to India, 7 others importing Iranian oil

By Lalit K Jha Washington, Apr 22 (PTI) In a move that could have implications on India's energy security, US President Donald Trump on Monday...