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Six Indian Naval vessels arrive in Sea of Sri Lanka

A total of six Indian Navy Ships of the 1st Training Squadron are on a 4-day visit to Sri Lanka.

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50 at a time allowed to attend religious festivals: DGHS

The Director General of Health Services, Dr. Asela Gunawardena says that fifty people are allowed to attend religious events held at Muslim, Catholic...

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Eastern Asia

South Korea launches first domestic-made rocket

South Korea has conducted the first test launch of its domestically manufactured rocket, joining the ranks of advanced space-faring nations.

S. Korea top Asian country in global innovation rankings

South Korea has clinched the top spot in Asia in a United Nations agency’s global innovation rankings, coming in fifth globally.

Japan’s largest labor body Rengo gets 1st female chief

Tomoko Yoshino became the first-ever female chief of Japan's largest labor organization Rengo on Wednesday after her promotion from vice president was...

Chinese property giant Evergrande’s shares have been suspended

Chinese property giant Evergrande's shares have been suspended, due to a crisis at his world's most indebted property developer. The firm...

Fumio Kishida takes office as Japan’s new prime minister.

Fumio Kishida, 64, has formally taken office as Japan's new prime minister. He won the race to Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party...

South Asia

Six Indian Naval vessels arrive in Sea of Sri Lanka

A total of six Indian Navy Ships of the 1st Training Squadron are on a 4-day visit to Sri Lanka.

Floods, landslides kill more than 150 in India and Nepal

More than 150 people have died in several days of significant flooding and devastating landslides that have swept away roads and houses...

Indian army chief General Naravane in Sri Lanka for four-day visit

The Chief of Army Staff of India, General Manoj Mukund Naravane arrived in Sri Lanka today (October 12) for a five-day goodwill...

First International flight to depart from Ratmalana to Maldives after 5 decades

Ratmalana Airport is set to launch international flights in the region after 5 decades and the first flight is scheduled to depart...

Indian Army chief to visit Sri Lanka to observe Mitra Shakthi

Indian Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane is expected to make a visit to Sri Lanka to observe the 8th consecutive iteration...

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South Eastern Asia

Malaysia, Sri Lanka to enhance cooperation in digitalization and education

High Commissioner of Malaysia to Colombo Tan Yang Thai paid a courtesy call on Foreign Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris at the Foreign...

Covid threatens Thailand Tourism

Thailand had strict guidelines and rules imposed on arrivals of all levels into the country. Continuous quarantine and tedious paperwork for all...

Sri Lanka and Thailand resolve to build on Buddhist Heritage

Foreign Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris in his discussion with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Thailand Don Pramudwinai, highlighted that the...

BUSINESS

Chinese property giant Evergrande’s shares have been suspended

Chinese property giant Evergrande's shares have been suspended, due to a crisis at his world's most indebted property developer. The firm...

How to answer common interview questions?

At a time of receiving an opportunity to be interviewed you might be feeling excited. The key to providing successful answers is...

Sport

Pakistan A team to tour Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Cricket will host the Pakistan ‘A’ team in October and November for two four-day games and three ODIs, Sri Lanka...

Lewis Hamilton claims historic 100th Formula 1 victory at Russian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton became the first Formula 1 driver ever to reach 100 wins after he finished first at a drama-packed Russian Grand...

IPL to be held with limited spectators in UAE

The event organizers of the Indian Premier League announced that limited spectators will be allowed into the stadiums for the event, which is...

Paralympic games have commenced

Tokyo’s Paralympic Games commence yesterday (August 24), despite a year-long pandemic delay and as Japan battles a surge in virus cases.