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India quadruples contribution to Maldives

India quadruples contribution to Maldives

Male (Maldives) Feb 3: Neighboring India has increased its contribution to Maldives by four times in the interim budget submitted...

Sri Lanka increases taxes on imported potatoes, maize to save the local farmer

Sri Lanka increases taxes on imported potatoes, maize...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Feb 3: The Sri Lankan government has decided to increase the import tax on one kilogram of...

Four Maldivians arrested for recording Sri Lanka international airport using drone camera

Four Maldivians arrested for recording Sri Lanka international...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Feb 3: Sri Lankan authorities have arrested four Maldivian nationals for shooting video footage using a drone...

Sri Lanka Navy ship Sayurala leaves for Pakistan to take part in multi-nation naval exercise AMAN 2019

Sri Lanka Navy ship Sayurala leaves for Pakistan...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Feb 3: Sri Lanka Navy's Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel (AOPV), SLNS Sayurala has left the country from...

Sri Lanka seeks $1 billion from China to finance highway project

Sri Lanka seeks $1 billion from China to...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Feb 3: Sri Lanka is negotiating a $1 billion loan from China to construct a highway linking...

Hamza Shahbaz is off to London after being removed from the no-fly list

Hamza Shahbaz is off to London after being...

London (UK) Feb 03: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Hamza Shahbaz left for London Sunday morning.

Suspect in four Florida murders transferred from Cuyahoga County Jail to Florida jail

Suspect in four Florida murders transferred from Cuyahoga...

Florida (USA) Feb 03: The suspect in the Florida slayings of his wife and three in-laws was booked Saturday in...

Washington's 3rd straight double-double fuels UK's comeback at Florida

Washington's 3rd straight double-double fuels UK's comeback at...

Florida (USA) Feb 03: Because PJ Washington continued his personal roll, so did Kentucky on Saturday.

Search continues for missing plane and its two passengers in Florida waters

Search continues for missing plane and its two...

Washington (USA) Feb 03: After a 24 hour search, a plane that went missing with two passengers on board is...

Govt initiates agro-tourism hub

Govt initiates agro-tourism hub

Kathmandu (Nepal) Feb 3: The Nepal Communist Party (NCP) government, which had given the slogan of revolutionising the country's agricultural...

Use of future climate projections discussed

Use of future climate projections discussed

Kathmandu (Nepal) Feb 3: Challenges and opportunities associated with the use and uptake of future climate projections in South Asia...

Call to pass bill related to road safety

Call to pass bill related to road safety

Kathmandu (Nepal) Feb 3: Stakeholders and authorities have demanded that the road safety bill drafted by the Ministry of Physical...

PM to respond to lawmakers today

PM to respond to lawmakers today

Kathmandu (Nepal) Feb 3: The government, hard put as it is, handling the Venezuelan crisis, will face tough questions on...

Over 100 Nepali women rescued from cottages, safe-houses and hotels in Indo-Myanmar border

Over 100 Nepali women rescued from cottages, safe-houses...

Kathmandu (Nepal) Feb 3: In a day long operation, Manipur police and activists - in coordination with Delhi Women Commission...

UNHCR: Largest ever refugee waste management facility in Rohingya camps

UNHCR: Largest ever refugee waste management facility in...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Feb 3: The ability to treat large volumes of waste on-site at Rohingya camps, rather than having to...

BSF kills Bangladeshi national at Lalmonirhat border

BSF kills Bangladeshi national at Lalmonirhat border

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Feb 3: The Indian Border Security Force (BSF) has killed yet another Bangladeshi national, this time along the...

Who are killing rape suspects?

Who are killing rape suspects?

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Feb 3: At least three persons charged in rape cases have been killed in the same strange manner...

Dipu Moni: Wrong SSC question paper incident being scrutinized

Dipu Moni: Wrong SSC question paper incident being...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Feb 3: Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni has said the allegations are being scrutinized regarding distribution of the...

President Ghani Sacks Key MoI Generals

President Ghani Sacks Key MoI Generals

Kabul (Afghanistan) Feb 3: Sources confirmed to TOLOnews that President Ashraf Ghani has sacked three generals from Ministry of Interior...

Afghans Insist On 'Flexibility' In Peace Talks

Afghans Insist On 'Flexibility' In Peace Talks

Kabul (Afghanistan) Feb 3: As hopes for peace in the country grow among Afghans, tribal elders, activists, religious scholars and...

Carbon fiber may be engineered into a battery: study

Carbon fiber may be engineered into a battery:...

Washington (US) Feb 3: American researchers developed a kind of porous carbon fiber that may power cars using energy stored...

Oil prices rise amid U.S. sanctions against Venezuelan company

Oil prices rise amid U.S. sanctions against Venezuelan...

Houston (US) Feb 3: Oil prices rose during the week ending Feb. 1, with the price of West Texas Intermediate...

Sudanese police announce death of detainee over "food poisoning"

Sudanese police announce death of detainee over "food...

Khartoum (Sudan) Feb 3: Sudanese police on Saturday announced the death of a detainee at Khashm el-Girba town in eastern...

Nigerian VP survives helicopter crash

Nigerian VP survives helicopter crash

Abuja (Nigeria) Feb 3: Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday survived a helicopter crash while on an official trip...

China opposes U.S. withdrawal from landmark nuclear pact

China opposes U.S. withdrawal from landmark nuclear pact

Beijing (China) Feb 3: China opposed the United States' withdrawal from a decades-long Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, according...

China, Tunisia see stronger ties in 2018: envoy

China, Tunisia see stronger ties in 2018: envoy

Tunis (Tunisia) Feb 3: Chinese Ambassador to Tunisia Wang Wenbin said on Saturday that bilateral ties between China and Tunisia...

Russia to suspend INF Treaty after U.S. pulls out

Russia to suspend INF Treaty after U.S. pulls...

Moscow (Russia) Feb 3: Russian President Vladimir Putin said Saturday that Russia will suspend its participation in the Intermediate-Range Nuclear...