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President meets Modi during COP26 in Glasgow

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Over 70% of total population vaccinated: Health Minister

It is an enormous achievement that Sri Lanka has been able to vaccinate over 70% of the total population, Health Minister Keheliya...

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WHO approves Covaxin use in India

WHO(World Health Organization) has approved the use of the vaccine Covaxin for emergency use in India. Bharat Biotech published data suggesting 78%...

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Eastern Asia

China: Families to stock up on basic essentials amidst ongoing lockdowns

China urges families to stock up on essential supplies to face any emergencies that could potentially occur. Reasons were not given by...

Fortress Night, the Chinese version of Fortnite to close in November.

Chinese version of Fortnite to close in November. Epic Games that owns this version of the game has not so far provided...

COP26: Biden criticizes China and Russia for not showing up.

US President Joe Biden attacked both China and Russia for not turning up at the COP26 climate summit. In the summit held...

Japan gives 30 mil. COVID vaccine doses becoming world’s No. 3 donor

Japan will become the world's third-largest provider of COVID-19 vaccine doses, with donations to 20 countries and regions set to reach 30...

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.

South Asia

WHO approves Covaxin use in India

WHO(World Health Organization) has approved the use of the vaccine Covaxin for emergency use in India. Bharat Biotech published data suggesting 78%...

President meets Modi during COP26 in Glasgow

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland.

COP26 Summit: India PM pledges to achieve net zero emissions by 2070

India will achieve net zero emissions latest by 2070, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at the COP26 summit in Glasgow on Monday.

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...

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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.