UN Climate Change Conference to be held in Spain from Dec 2 – 13

UN Climate Change Conference, known as COP25 gets underway in the Spanish capital, Madrid, under the Presidency of Chile from …

2 people killed, three injured in stabbing attack on London Bridge

In the United Kingdom, two people were killed and three injured in a terror attack on London Bridge yesterday. The …

44 killed in anti-government protests in Iraq

Iraqi security forces yesterday shot dead 44 people in the country’s south in one of the bloodiest days of violence …

Iraqi protesters set fire to Iran’s Najaf consulate

In Iraq, protesters set on fire the Iranian consulate in the holy city of Najaf yesterday, in escalation of anti-government …

UN Security Council reaffirms its opposition to chemical weapons

The United Nations Security Council reaffirmed its opposition to chemical weapons yesterday, in the face of high-profile instances of their …

US President Trump says Iran shut down internet trying to hide ‘Death and Tragedy’ amid protests

US President Donald Trump today accused Iran’s government of shutting down internet access to cover up death amid a wave …

Mahinda Rajapaksa sworn in as new PM of Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa has been sworn in as the new Prime minister. He was sworn in by President …

Sweden drops rape investigation into WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange

Swedish authorities have discontinued an investigation into a rape allegation against the WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, after a review of …

Sri Lanka’s new President directs state institutions to display National Emblem

Sri Lanka’s new President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has directed all state institutions to display the national emblem in place of the …

Polling ends for Presidential elections in Sri Lanka; counting begins

Polling for Presidential elections in Sri Lanka has concluded with around 80 per cent voting reported from all over the …