Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has cut short his London trip over the oil tanker fire incident that killed at least 140 people and in
China, Pakistan and Afghanistan are committed to maintaining regional peace and stability, enhancing regional connectivity and economic coo
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is saddened by the large number of deaths and injuries following the explosion of an oil
The death toll from the horrific oil tanker explosion in Pakistans Punjab province has increased to 154, the media reported on Monday.
Japanese Trade Minister Hiroshige Seko said on Monday that Takata Corps filing for bankruptcy was unavoidable given the severity of its pro
The Japanese government bond yield curve steepened on Monday as the 30-year yield pulled back from two-month lows.The 30-year yield was 1.5
Some global investment banks risk losing up to $240 million in business by 2020 as a regulatory overhaul, which will change the way securit
Embattled airbag maker Takata Corp on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and said it would seek $1.588 billion in financial ai
The Bank of Japan must communicate its policy intentions clearly to avoid improvements in the economy to trigger expectations of a near-ter
China will strengthen supervision of overseas investment, the official Xinhua News Agency said on Monday, citing a top-level meeting chaire
Bangladesh on Monday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with religious fervour amid tight security, marking the end of Ramadan.
Pakistan on Monday began Eid celebrations on a grim note amid tight security a day after the deadly oil tanker fire and last weeks terroris
China on Monday refused to tell why it had stopped a group of Indian pilgrims from travelling to Kailash Mansarovar, saying the foreign min
Four armed men are reported to have robbed Rs.7.8 million belonging to a leading clothing store this morning while the cash was being taken
A British woman has been left stranded in Sri Lanka after selling her home and marrying a Sri Lankan man who was shot dead, Daily Mail repo
The Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) says that it opposes to several proposals and conditions laid down by the government reg
British Prime Minister Theresa May has struck a deal to prop up her minority government with the support of a small Northern Irish Protesta
The government is eyeing to resolve the garbage issue of the country through the proposed garbage recycling plant in Aruwakkalu, Puttalam,
Two more university students were arrested last night in connection with the forcible entry to Health Ministry in Maradana and damaging pub
A man was shot dead by Police when he attempted to rob a shop in Warakapola early this morning.
The paintings of the Dambulla Cave Temple are in danger due to unnecessary involvement into the activities of the Archaeology Department, a
Tea farmers in Sri Lanka are struggling to make ends meet after their land was destroyed by heavy floods and mudslides last month. MORE...
Within hours after the official announcement of Graham Ford’s resignation, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is talking with three different co
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and his family arrived in the Indonesian island resort of Bali on Monday for a five-day vacation.
The government of the special autonomous province of Yogyakarta has set up a Tourist Information Center to offer special service to the 201
The Government Health Service Ambulance and Transport Drivers have decided to launch an island-wide 48-hour token strike. MORE...
A group of unidentified persons had fled after robbing nearly Rs.8 million while it was being transported in a car in Ragama, police said.
A Scot whose husband was murdered in Sri Lanka is begging for help so she can return home. Diane De Zoysa says she is destitute following t
The National Police Commission (NPC) has decided to obtain a report from the police regarding the assault on protesting university students
Two more university students were arrested following their alleged involvement in the violent protest at the Health Ministry premises, poli
Sri Lanka will undertake a major promotional campaign to expand its tea exports to new markets, a minister said. MORE...
The police killed a robbery suspect as he was trying to rob a store at Warakapola town on Monday morning. MORE...
A fatal accident in Eheliyagoda has claimed the lives of a 7-year-old child and another individual on Monday morning (26), police said. MOR
An elevated road dubbed as sky way would be constructed to connect Sethsiripaya 1, Sethsiripaya 2 and Isurupaya in Battaramulla, which hous
The man who is alleged to have killed the eldest daughter of a billionaire businessman in Kottawa last Thursday was remanded till July 4 af
Piyasena Gamage, the UPFA’s next in line Candidate in the Galle District at the 2015 Parliamentary Election intervened in the Appeal
SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of the country, ranked 81st among the Top 100 airlines of the world in 2017. The Top 100 airlines
The postal trade unions have organized a strike, which is due to be commenced at 12.00 am tomorrow (26). MORE...
The return of Sri Lankans from Christmas Island to ¬Colombo today on a government charter jet has fuelled speculation that Australian Bord
Government has directed South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM) to halt student admission and awarding degrees until gover
China and Afghanistan have pledged to enhance cooperation in the fight against terrorism.
The toll in the twin blasts that hit a market in Pakistans Parachinar city has increased to 67, the media reported.
Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi urged Pakistan and Afghanistan to improve ties as tensions between the two nations were not condu
At least 100 people were killed when an oil tanker caught fire after it overturned in Pakistans Punjab province on Sunday morning, police s
At least 123 people were killed when an oil tanker exploded after it overturned in Pakistans Punjab province on Sunday morning, police said
At least 140 people have been burnt alive and dozens of others injured after an overturned oil tanker caught fire and exploded near Bahawal
A total of 48 Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lanka Navy and the Coast Guard since June 18 for illegally fishing in Sri Lankan wa
- The Animalis edition of the prestigious World Branding Awards saw 92 brands from 35 countries named “Brand of the Year” in a glitteri
The suspect who allegedly killed a 26-year-old girl in Kottawa has been remanded until July 4 by the Homaga Acting Magistrate, police said.