Sri Lanka ends 39-year ban on women buying alcohol or working in places that sell or manufacture liquor

Map. History of Asia conflict

16 August 2018
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 10km NNW of Murghob, Tajikistan
7 month ago
KCNA: "Extending the heartfelt greetings to respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un on the occasion of the New Year, the message wished that the new year would be a year when bigger pleasure and happiness would come to him and his family."
7 month ago
KCNA: "They should know that train and bus carrying our delegation to the Olympics are still in Pyongyang. They should discard the impudent idea that someone will cook meal and feed them. One has to cook one's own meal."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The south Korean authorities are not concerned forthe nation but they are a group of pro-U.S. traitors who are only keen on currying favor with their mastereven at the sacrifice of the Winter Olympics and the valuable sprout of the improvement of the north-south ties."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The south Korean chief executive expressed gratitude to Trump and pledged to lead the north-south talks to the DPRK-U.S. talks for the 'north's nuclear dismantlement'. His brownnosing attitude is something beyond imagination."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The present south Korean chief executive's attitude casts doubt as to his intent to improve the north-south ties and build confidence. To claim to hold talks which can only be successful is little short of hoping for a meal without cooking it."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The new year press briefing of the south Korean chief executive was to curry favor with his discontent master. It is by no means accidental that media at home and abroad deride the south Korean chief executive's attitude."
7 month ago
KCNA: "He openly disclosed his dirty intentionHis coarse invectives made us think how can he be so ruthless and ignorant of his dialogue partner even though his position is so poor as to read the face of his master."
7 month ago
KCNA: "He said that he would not be so weak as to only pursue dialogue with the north. Saying the start of the dialogue does not mean the solution to 'north's nuclear issue', he vowed to keep step with the international community in applying sanctions."
7 month ago
KCNA: "He even made such rubbish that the north was led to dialogue to open up the chapter for 'the north's denuclearization', not for the improvement of the south-north relations."
7 month ago
KCNA: "At the new year press briefingthe south Korean chief executive said that the beginning of the south-north dialogue can be described as the effect made by the U.S.-led sanctions and pressure and President Trump played a big role."
Department of State: Sec. Tillerson will co-host Vancouver Foreign Ministers' Meeting on Security and Stability on the Korean Peninsula with FM @cafreeland. The meeting will demonstrate international solidarity against North Korea's illegal nuclear and ballistic missile programs.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 100km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 42km WSW of Pyu, Burma
7 month ago
Jharkhand: 11 killed, 5 injured after a truck collided with an auto rickshaw on NH 23 in Gumla.
Sri Lanka ends 39-year ban on women buying alcohol or working in places that sell or manufacture liquor
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 9km ENE of Paluan, Philippines
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 2km ENE of Paluan, Philippines
7 month ago
[email protected]: The Wall Street Journal stated falsely that I said to them "I have a good relationship with Kim Jong Un" (of North Korea). Obviously I didn't say that. I said "I'd have a good relationship with Kim Jong Un," a big difference. Fortunately we record conversations with reporters
Pakistani security officials believe that Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and Baloch Republican Army (BRA) have joined hands.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 80km SE of Shizunai, Japan
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USAF EC-130H Compass Call - Electronic Attack Hercules tracked over SK earlier7 month ago
USAF EC-130H Compass Call - Electronic Attack Hercules tracked over SK earlier
Indian peacekeepers rebuild Akoka bridge in South Sudan in record time7 month ago
Indian peacekeepers rebuild Akoka bridge in South Sudan in record time
Visuals of Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu's arrival in Delhi NetanyahuInIndia7 month ago
Visuals of Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu's arrival in Delhi #NetanyahuInIndia
Iran says all 29 crew members on Iranian oil tanker in East China Sea believed dead.7 month ago
Iran says all 29 crew members on Iranian oil tanker in East China Sea believed dead.
Indian security forces fire tear gas to disperse Kashmiri protesters in Srinagar.7 month ago
Indian security forces fire tear gas to disperse Kashmiri protesters in Srinagar.
7 month ago
KCNA: "The 'Liberal Korea Party' and other conservative forces of south Korea should not turn blind eyes to our sincere proposal for opening the door of dialogue, contact and visits to the ruling and opposition parties of south Korea."
7 month ago
KCNA: "It is only the 'Liberal Korea Party' and other conservative forces of south Korea that conduct such improper behavior as branding the north's patriotic efforts for improved north-south relations and national reunification as a 'camouflaged peace offensive'."
Upgraded and modernized USS WASP LHD1 arrived at Sasebo Japan Sunday morning to become US Navy's forward-based assault ship, replacing BONHOMME RICHARD LHD 6. Will operate F-35B Marine Corps joint strike fighters
7 month ago
KCNA: "It is our stand to open the door to anyone from south Korea, including the ruling and opposition parties, organizations and individual personages of all backgrounds, for dialogue, contact and travel, if they sincerely wish for national reconciliation and unity."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The atmosphere of national reconciliation and reunification never comes by itself. It is realized through contact, travel, cooperation and exchange."
7 month ago
KCNA: "Rodong Sinmun Sunday in an article says that to realize the national reconciliation and unity is important for improving the relations between the north and the south of Korea and providing a favorable environment for national reunification at present."
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 76km WNW of Bengkulu, Indonesia
7 month ago
KCNA: "Facts clearly show that Comrade Kim Jong Un has taken the initiative in the relations with the U.S. and south Korea. Indeed, he, identical to the great President Kim Il Sung and the great Comrade Kim Jong Il, is a peerlessly great man and the most illustrious commander."
7 month ago
KCNA: "All these moves of the U.S. remind one of a wolf scrolling outside a banqueting house, and they become a good target for Hwasong artillerymen of the DPRK who have put Guam and even the U.S. mainland in their striking range."
7 month ago
KCNA: "When taking the sailing speed of Carl Vinson into account, it is estimated to enter the waters off the Korean Peninsula toward the end of January or early in February just before the opening of Phyongchang Olympics."
7 month ago
KCNA: "Whenever the north and south made dialogues and contacts and there showed the sign of improving the ties, the U.S. worked with bloodshot eyes to check it."
7 month ago
KCNA: "U.S. is showing the sign of moving its sea and air forces massively to and around the Korean peninsulaThis mischievous behavior is aimed to chill the hard-won atmosphere for improving the ties between the north and the south of Korea and ruin the nation's great event."
The Amphibious assault ship USSWasp (LHD 1) arrived to Sasebo, Japan on Jan. 14 [Local Time] completing a 28,400-mile journey from Norfolk, Va. that began in late August. Learn more about her journey and what she brings to US7thFleet
7 month ago
KCNA: "Unless we put an end to the acts that might offend the other party and incite discord and hostility, the hard-won precious opportunity will be missed and the clock for reunification will turn back."
7 month ago
KCNA: "Recalling the past history, whenever good atmosphere prevailed between the north and the south, anti-reunification forces at home and abroad made more desperate efforts to divide and sow discord among Koreans."
7 month ago
KCNA: "Priceless is the atmosphere of national reconciliation, unity and reunification prevailing on the Korean Peninsula which had been in danger of a nuclear war. It is very urgent to keep the atmosphere of national reconciliation mounting at present."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The present atmosphere for improving the inter-Korean relations created thanks to our pro-active proposal and efforts is a revelation of our sincere will to make a breakthrough in improving the north-south relations and achieving independent reunification of the country."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The new proposal for improved north-south relations set forth by respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un in his New Year Address commands full support and response of all Koreans, and its validity and vitality are being proved clearly as the days go by."
USSWasp arrives in Japan today as an F-35B Joint Strike Fighter-capable warship, providing a critical mobile capability to land and launch the JSF throughout the region7 month ago
USSWasp arrives in Japan today as an F-35B Joint Strike Fighter-capable warship, providing a critical mobile capability to land and launch the JSF throughout the region
Steady as she goes - making sure in the right position to moor. #WaspJapan
7 month ago
KCNA: "Poets throughout the country have created more than 150 poems after hearing with great excitement the New Year Address of respectedLeader Kim Jong Un. Those poems include 'We Have Adopted the Decision of the Party Cell' and 'The People of the Powerful Country, Forward!'"
7 month ago
KCNA: "We will open the door of dialogue, contact and travel to anyone in south Korea, including the ruling party and opposition parties, organizations and individual personages of all backgrounds, if they truly want national reconciliation and unity."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The recent north-south high-level talks, held under this new policy, proved again that there is no problem unsolvable if the north and the south pool their efforts. is the time for the north and the south to have sincere discussion."
7 month ago
KCNA: "The new policy for improving the relations between the north and the south, clarified by respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un in his New Year Address, is a brilliant embodiment of the Juche-based line for national reunification which the DPRK has consistently maintained."
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 37km WSW of Pyu, Burma
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