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Democrats' diverse debate stage highlights society's progress -- and problems

Democrats' diverse debate stage highlights society's progress --...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 22: To riff on a popular construction: our debate stage, ourselves.

Trump signs short-term funding bill to avert shutdown as deadline looms

Trump signs short-term funding bill to avert shutdown...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 22: President Donald Trump signed a short-term funding bill on Thursday to avert a government shutdown...

4 takeaways from latest impeachment witnesses, Fiona Hill and David Holmes

4 takeaways from latest impeachment witnesses, Fiona Hill...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 22: House Democrats wrapped up their week of marathon impeachment hearings Thursday, with two more witnesses...

Fiona Hill offers broad defense of impeachment witnesses: 'We came as fact witnesses'

Fiona Hill offers broad defense of impeachment witnesses:...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 22: President Donald Trump's former top Russia adviser offered a broad defense of the witnesses who...

Fiona Hill's extraordinary answer distills what impeachment is about

Fiona Hill's extraordinary answer distills what impeachment is...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 22: Fiona Hill's extraordinary answer about her relationship with the American ambassador to the European Union...

Turkey Has to 'Destroy, Return, or Somehow Get Rid of S-400' - US Department of State

Turkey Has to 'Destroy, Return, or Somehow Get...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 22:The news comes a week after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan refused to ditch the S-400 air...

Moscow Slams US Actions in Syria, Including Near Oil Fields, as 'Destructive', 'Inconsistent'

Moscow Slams US Actions in Syria, Including Near...

Moscow (Russia) Nov 22: Despite scaling down the US military presence in Syria, US President Donald Trump has repeatedly stated...

China's Xi Jinping Says Wants Trade Deal With US, But Will 'Fight Back' if Necessary

China's Xi Jinping Says Wants Trade Deal With...

Beijing (China) Nov 22: Washington and Beijing are still discussing phase one of a trade deal after being engaged in...

KBO club SK Wyverns to post LHP Kim Kwang-hyun

KBO club SK Wyverns to post LHP Kim...

Seoul (South Korea) Nov 22: South Korean left-hander Kim Kwang-hyun will take his second crack at the majors after...

PM in Kolkata to watch historic day-night Test match

PM in Kolkata to watch historic day-night Test...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Nov 22: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reached Kolkata to watch the second Test match of a...

Peshawar: Plea filed against Pak Army chief for being Ahmadi Muslim

Peshawar: Plea filed against Pak Army chief for...

Peshawar [Pakistan], Nov 22 (ANI): A petition has been filed against Pakistan Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa,...

Bangladesh into Emerging Cup final

Bangladesh into Emerging Cup final

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Nov 22: Bangladesh swept into the final of the Emerging Teams Asia Cup after swatting aside...

Bangladesh elect to bat first in pink ball Test

Bangladesh elect to bat first in pink ball...

Kolkata (India) Nov 22: Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque won the toss and elect to bat first against hosts...

Shaanxi women's basketball team sets Xi'an new home court in WCBA

Shaanxi women's basketball team sets Xi'an new home...

Xi'an (China) Nov 22: Shaanxi Tianze women's basketball team announced that the Women's Chinese Basketball Association league (WCBA) side...

7 Chinese gymnasts into World Cup final

7 Chinese gymnasts into World Cup final

Berlin (Germany) Nov 22: All seven Chinese gymnasts who appeared on the first day of the FIG Individual Apparatus World...

International Team's Matsuyama aims for Tiger revenge at Presidents Cup

International Team's Matsuyama aims for Tiger revenge at...

Tokyo (Japan) Nov 22: International Team star Hideki Matsuyama will be gunning for revenge against Tiger Woods, the United States...

CBA roundup: Yi becomes all-time leading scorer as Guangdong thrash Tianjin

CBA roundup: Yi becomes all-time leading scorer as...

Fuzhou (Argentina) Nov 22: The captain of the Chinese national team Yi Jianlian became the all time leading scorer...

Maradona returns as Gimnasia boss

Maradona returns as Gimnasia boss

Buenos Aires (Argentina) Nov 22: Football legend Diego Maradona returned as manager of Argentinian side Gimnasia La Plata on...

Court temporarily lifts Lalith Weeratunga's foreign travel ban

Court temporarily lifts Lalith Weeratunga's foreign travel ban

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: The Court of Appeal today ordered to lift the travel ban imposed on former...

Sri Lanka tea production drops nearly 30 percent in October 2019, exports increase 10.7 percent

Sri Lanka tea production drops nearly 30 percent...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: Sri Lanka's Tea Production for October 2019has declined nearly 30 percent from a year...

Edinburgh University to return nine human skulls from Sri Lanka to Vedda people

Edinburgh University to return nine human skulls from...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: The Edinburgh University of the United Kingdom will return a set of nine human...

Sri Lanka Central Bank cautions public to beware of online scams, protect bank passwords and PINs

Sri Lanka Central Bank cautions public to beware...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: The Central Bank of Sri Lanka today cautioned the public to beware of online...

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa acquitted in DA Rajapaksa Museum case

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa acquitted in DA Rajapaksa Museum...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: The Special High Court Trial-at-Bar today acquitted President Gotabaya Rajapaksa from the D.A. Rajapaksa...

Parliamentarian AHM Fowzie expelled form SLFP

Parliamentarian AHM Fowzie expelled form SLFP

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: General Secretary of Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Dayasiri Jayasekara says a decision has...

Gamini Senarath appointed as Prime Minister's Secretary

Gamini Senarath appointed as Prime Minister's Secretary

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: Gamini Senarath, former presidential aide was appointed as the Secretary to the Prime Minister,...

Late Prime Minister D M Jayaratne's remains to lie at parliamentary complex tomorrow

Late Prime Minister D M Jayaratne's remains to...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: The remains of former Prime Minister and Sri Lanka Freedom Party Senior Vice President....

Speaker says UNP should resolve emerging crisis about Opposition Leader post

Speaker says UNP should resolve emerging crisis about...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 22: Another crisis has emerged in the United National Party (UNP) with the submission of...