At least 19 people injured by an explosion on a bus in central Sri Lanka

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25 April 2018
[email protected]: "I am honored to lead the U.S. delegation to the closing ceremonies of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. We look forward to congratulating Team USA and celebrating all that our athletes have achieved."
Asked if any effort was being made to arrange contact between @IvankaTrump and the North Korean delegation, a Sr Admin Official gave a blunt one word answer: "No."
Other members of the pres delegation to the Closing Ceremonies include @SenatorRisch, @PressSec and Gen. Vincent Brooks, Commander, US Forces/Korea.
Sr Admin Official says @IvankaTrump will travel commercial to Seoul, have dinner Friday night with Pres Moon at Blue House, then spend the weekend in PyeongChang for the last of the Olympic events and the closing ceremony Sunday night.
The death toll from a bus rollover accident that took place in southeast China's Jiangxi province on Feb. 20 is 11. Twenty-one were injured. The bus had 31 passengers though its capacity is only 19
Pilibhit: Man murdered by grandson over a property dispute. Culprit later surrendered to the police
Reported assault on a high-level DPRK cadre by a senior-ranked soldier belonging to Kim Jong Un's Supreme Guard Command
Civilian witness contradicts Myanmar police on Reuters reporters' arrest: defense
Two Reuters journalists held in Myanmar appear in court, charged under a secrecy act that could see them face up to 14 years in jail
2 month ago
2 Pakistan Army soldiers killed in retaliatory firing by Indian Army at the LoC in Karnah sector of Tangdhar in Kupwara of North Kashmir. Pakistan violated ceasefire in the area yesterday and today with heavy firing on innocent villagers and security forces
2 month ago
Two killed, 11 injured, by bomb in Myanmar city of Lashio: police
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is heading to the United States, accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
Pakistan Supreme Court orders ex-PM Nawaz Sharif removed as head of his political party
Army and police launched a search operation in Kishtwar region and recovered arms and ammunition from a hideout including two AK-56 Rifles, three 9mm Pistols, one Country made Pistol, two rounds of UBGL, one round of RPG2 month ago
Army and police launched a search operation in Kishtwar region and recovered arms and ammunition from a hideout including two AK-56 Rifles, three 9mm Pistols, one Country made Pistol, two rounds of UBGL, one round of RPG
Fire alarm at Mandaue City Time Square
Philippines Senate probes deaths of Filipino workers abroad
Nawaz Sharif again disqualified
Duterte: Peace talks depend on Philippines Army
2 month ago
Indian says Pakistan Army violated ceasefire at LOC in Karnah sector, Tangdhar of Kupwara in Kashmir. Indian Army is retaliating strongly. Heavy shelling continues from both sides
2 month ago
Pakistan Army chopper flew over militant launchpad, Mi 17 spotted at spot where BAT militants were
CBI has sealed Nirav Modi's farmhouse in Alibaug near Mumbai
2 month ago
The incident took place between 9.45-10 am today and it was in the general area Pallandri in PoK: Indian Army Sources
The United States Intelligence Community lists President Rodrigo Duterte as one of the leaders in Southeast Asia who pose a threat to democracy and human rights in the region
5G BREAKTHROUGH: Chinese telecom giant Huawei, British multinational network provider Vodafone claim first 5G call in the world
2 month ago
'Critical' economic momentum eyed for sustainable growth: Koreas finance minister
Visuals of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash leaving PMO after a meeting2 month ago
Visuals of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash leaving PMO after a meeting
Philippines National Police chief bats for nationwide minors' curfew
2 month ago
In the aftermath of Nirav Modi-Mehul Choksi scam, 18,000 PNB officials transferred in a week
2 month ago
It was observed that a Pakistan military heliopeter came up to 300 metres of the LOC but then returned: Indian Army Sources
2 month ago
The consequent delay in the resumption of the political process and the continuing suspension of the functioning of democratic institutions including the judiciary is likely to further delay restoration of normalcy in Maldives: Indian MEA
2 month ago
Deeply dismayed that the Government of Maldives has extended the State of Emergency for a further 30 days. The manner in which the extension of the State of Emergency was approved by the Majlis in contravention of the Constitution of Maldives is also a matter of concern: Indian MEA
Sri Lanka's military says an explosion in a passenger bus injured 19 people, including 12 military personnel
India says deeply dismayed that Maldives has extended state of emergency for further 30 days2 month ago
India says deeply dismayed that Maldives has extended state of emergency for further 30 days
2 month ago
Seoul's Foreign Ministry admits to omitting controversial part of US troop cost deal sent to Assembly
Fukushima operator to pay £100,000 to family of 102-year-old who killed himself when told to flee
2 month ago
Indian forces launch cordon and search operation in Srinagar city outskirt
2 month ago
Delhi: Three unknown miscreants fired shots at a street near Jama Masjid, they were allegedly targeting the office of a property dealer over a dispute, 1 man injured. Police investigation initiated
Indonesian Ambassador to Kabul visited displace visited Kuchis families in Qargha area of Kabul and provided them some Food packages2 month ago
Indonesian Ambassador to Kabul visited displace visited Kuchis families in Qargha area of Kabul and provided them some Food packages
President Duterte said he felt betrayed by Rappler reporter Pia Ranada, whom he said he treated like her own granddaughter, says Presidential Spokesperson @attyharryroque
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan meet Punjab's Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh in Amritsar2 month ago
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan meet Punjab's Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh in Amritsar
North Korea cancelled historic US meeting at the last minute
Islamabad's foreign minister suggests there was "no consensus for nominating Pakistan" to the so-called "grey list" of countries which are not doing enough to comply with terrorist-funding regulations
CJ Sereno wants to beef up security in all Cebu City courts following the killing of lawyer
27 dead as policemen wage drug war in Central Luzon
Congress President Rahul Gandhi conducts roadshow in Shillong, Meghalaya
Chief of Justice Sereno says she is alarmed at the killing of Cebu lawyer John Ungab after attending a hearing
5 drug pushers nabbed in Legazpi City buy-bust operations
Rights groups slam Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte for banning a critical news website from covering the presidential palace
Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno tells law students to be the voice of the voiceless
At least 19 people injured by an explosion on a bus in central Sri Lanka
Malaysia arrests 10 over links with South Philippines militants
Kuwait extends amnesty program till April 22
Chief Justice Sereno at the Sacred Heart Center in Cebu for a forum with university students
Pacquiao: I agree with the President. We shouldn't lift the deployment ban to Kuwait until they sign the MOU to protect our fellow Filipinos
Rohingya refugees living in Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh are facing the possibility of waterborne diseases and landslides as the upcoming monsoon season looms
Suspected top drug pusher slain in Quezon
Japan to buy at least 20 more F-35A stealth fighters - sources
Madhy Pradesh: Locals torched a police vehicle in Jabalpur's Barela after a truck rammed into a house and a shop. 8 people lost their lives and 4 people were injured in the incident
Punjab: Canadian Prime Minister JustinTrudeau along with his wife and children arrives at Amritsar's Golden Temple2 month ago
Punjab: Canadian Prime Minister JustinTrudeau along with his wife and children arrives at Amritsar's Golden Temple
2 month ago
Pakistan Army helicopter seen close to LoC: sources
2 month ago
KCNA: "Hong Jun Phyo, Jo Won Jin and other die-hard conservatives' wild vituperation to check the trend for the national reconciliation and unity will only disclose their true nature as despicable imbeciles in human shape, to say nothing of being worth fellow countrymen."
2 month ago
KCNA: "The thoughtless acts of the conservative group including the 'Liberal Korea Party' are nothing but last-ditch struggling of the rejects of the times driven into the cliff of destruction, being marginalized by the strong trend for national reconciliation and unity."
US Department of State: U.S. disappointed by reports that state of emergency extended in Maldives. U.S. continues to call on President Yameen to end the state of emergency and uphold the rule of law.
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 82km NW of Laiwui, Indonesia
2 month ago
KCNA: "Leader Kim Jong Il was awarded a diploma from the United Left Party of Venezuela on his birth anniversary. The diploma was conveyed on Feb. 14 to the DPRK ambassador to Venezuela bygeneral coordinator of the Federal Political Secretariat of the Party."
Stratfor: According to reports, India's army chief visited Bhutan on Feb. 6-7 to discuss strategic issues on the Doklam Plateau. The fact that the visit took place shows New Delhi is still working quietly to maintain its influence in the neighboring country.2 month ago
Stratfor: According to reports, India's army chief visited Bhutan on Feb. 6-7 to discuss strategic issues on the Doklam Plateau. The fact that the visit took place shows New Delhi is still working quietly to maintain its influence in the neighboring country.
2 month ago
Pakistan and Russian FMs N Moscow talks reiterated that there is no military solution to Afghan conflict and a negotiated settlement is only option for peace.They agreed that unchecked proliferation of Da'esh in Afghanistan, is a threat to peace in the entire region: statement
2 month ago
President Yameen has failed to gain numbers in Parliament to ratify the state of emergency; the state of emergency is illegal and void: Statement by Joint Opposition in Maldives
2 month ago
South Korea launches WTO trade challenge against U.S. duties
Kanpur: Rotomac Pens owner Vikram Kothari being taken for questioning by CBI earlier today
Hyderabad: Police have arrested two people D Nagendra and M Laxma Reddy who indulged in bank fraud with the help of fake documents and cheated amount of 1.5 crores from Andhra Bank, Marredpally Branch, Secunderabad
Maldives President Yameen  extends state of emergency by 30 additional days. Refuses to pay heed to warnings by @MEAIndia2 month ago
Maldives President Yameen extends state of emergency by 30 additional days. Refuses to pay heed to warnings by @MEAIndia
DPRK Reaper hackers have expanded beyond ROK targets to Japan and Middle East, according to @FireEye.
2 month ago
South Korea starts WTO complaint vs USA over anti-dumping duties
2 month ago
Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency by 30 days, opposition says approval for extension is illegal
Philippine leader bans news site from covering his events over 'fake news'
Bangladesh, Myanmar officials visit Rohingya trapped at border
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 4km NNE of Jinping, China
Court in Bangkok grants a Japanese man sole custody of 13 children born through surrogate mothers amid increasing concerns on surrogacy in the country
2 month ago
German Ambassador to Pakistan visits CMH Sialkot, meets citizens injured by Indian shelling
2 month ago
At around 18:00 hours militants fired bullets and lobbed grenades at Malangpora water point outside Awantipora Air Force station, firing was retaliated by Defence Security Corps (DSC) guards. The militants ran away, no loss of life/property reported
North Korea poised to launch large-scale cyberattacks, says new report
2 month ago
Indonesia seizes record 1.6 tonnes of crystal methamphetamine
2 month ago
BSF trooper deployed on a Forward Defence Location in Tangdhar area of Kashmir sniped by Pakistan Army this evening. Gunshot wound is in stomach, condition believed to be serious. Being evacuated on foot right now
2 month ago
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has tested positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the Russian Olympic Committee says
2 month ago
Lavrov: US and NATO military are trying to deny facts about the presence of ISIS in Afghanistan.
US Treasury Dep. seeking to fine Asian banks for their alleged involvement in working with Iran to bypass sanctions prior to the signing of JCPOA , Bloomberg reports.
2 month ago
Lavrov: we must prevent the infiltration of ISIS fighters from Afghanistan into Central Asia and Russia
2 month ago
Militants have fired upon guards at the Airforce station, Malangpora in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Guards retaliated and militants have escaped. Massive search operation and cordon launched.
2 month ago
Militants fire at guards at Air Force station in Pulwama
2 month ago
Russia awaits US response on unidentified helicopters in Afghanistan - Lavrov
CBI has found a new farmhouse of Nirav Modi in Alibagh near Mumbai where searches are underway: Central Bureau of Investigation
President Duterte says palace just acted on the complaint of the South Korean firm which said it wasn't being allowed to complete the Navy frigate contract. He says this is what the palace does, act on complaints
Duterte: Philippines National Police chief Ronald Dela Rosa will have an extended term
Duterte: Just pay the right taxes, and you will be protected
South Korea wins gold in women's 3,000m relay short track
Duterte: I will give you time and space to talk about corruption
Duterte to businessmen: If you experience extortion and corruption, tell me about it
Russian Olympic Committee confirms curler tested positive for meldonium
President of the Philippines Duterte: My paradigm never shifted from being a mayor to being president
President Duterte says, prior to this event, he had a meeting with U.S. Ambassador Sung Kim for a briefing with a CIA official
2 month ago
Afghan nomads trapped, hungry as Pakistan blocks access to grazing land
President Duterte leads the oath taking of the new officials of the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce Philippines
Delhi: Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash's complaint letter to Police over yesterday's incident2 month ago
Delhi: Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash's complaint letter to Police over yesterday's incident
2 month ago
It is important that Maldives quickly returns to the path of democracy and the rule of law so that the aspirations of Maldivian people are met and the concerns of the international community are assuaged: Indian MEA
2 month ago
After revocation of Emergency, democratic institutions including judiciary should be allowed to function independently and in fair and transparent manner in accordance with Constitution. Order issued by Maldives SC on 1 February 2018 should be implemented in letter and spirit: Indian MEA
2 month ago
State of Emergency declared in Maldives on 5 February 2018 comes to an end this evening. It is our expectation that the Government of Maldives will not be seeking extension of the State of Emergency so that the political process in Maldives can resume with immediate effect: Indian Ministry of External Affairs
Pakistan, Central African Republic and Afghanistan are the worst countries for newborns while Japan, Iceland and Singapore are the best, days @UNICEF
West Bengal: Left trade unions protest in Kolkata against central and state governments over various issues like unemployment, minimum wages, FRDI Bill etc. Heavy Police deployment in place
2 month ago
Meeting between Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash and Home Minister Rajnath Singh underway in Delhi
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 48km W of Manado, Indonesia
2 month ago
Ex-U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon elected to lead green growth body
Pakistan summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner and condemns the unprovoked ceasefire violations by Indian troops along line of control that killed an 8-year old boy yesterday
10 killed after an overloaded passenger vehicle skids off the road in east China's Jiangxi Province
Indonesia suspends infrastructure projects after string of accidents
Our Army responded to Pakistani operation and after intervention from our side Pakistani guns were silenced and since then there is no firing in the area. From 2 villages some people have been evacuated to safer locations and situation is normal: SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector yesterday2 month ago
Our Army responded to Pakistani operation and after intervention from our side Pakistani guns were silenced and since then there is no firing in the area. From 2 villages some people have been evacuated to safer locations and situation is normal: SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector yesterday
Yesterday there was unprovoked firing by Pakistan troops targeting civilian population in which 1 lady was injured. She was evacuated to hospital. 3 others people also sustained minor injuries who were locally treated: Imtiyaz Hussain, SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector2 month ago
Yesterday there was unprovoked firing by Pakistan troops targeting civilian population in which 1 lady was injured. She was evacuated to hospital. 3 others people also sustained minor injuries who were locally treated: Imtiyaz Hussain, SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector
2 month ago
KCNA: "The world has witnessed the U.S. bluffing before the weak but being left helpless before the DPRK, a strong country. Trump's hysteric act will only reveal the servile face of the weak. Words will not work on the U.S. going reckless."
2 month ago
Chinese warships enter East Indian Ocean amid Maldives tensions
2 month ago
KCNA: "It is foolish to think of bringing to knees through 'maximum pressure' the DPRK that has risen as a world-level nuclear power and military power, the commentary jeers, and goes on:"
2 month ago
KCNA: "How hysterically Trump may run amuck, it is taken as nothing but as the shriek made by the mentally deranged man to get rid of the extreme uneasiness before his logic of strength no longer working and before the DPRK that has towered as a strategic state."
Pakistan condemns Indian ceasefire violations along LoC
Defeats in Middle East driving Islamic State fighters to Philippines - separatist
Police reaches Delhi Secretariat2 month ago
Police reaches Delhi Secretariat
2 month ago
Fire broke out at a factory in Patparganj Industrial area, 7 fire tenders at the spot
2 month ago
Koreas ex-president Lee's asset manager arrested
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