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Dutch authorities find 25 migrants in refrigerated container aboard ship

Dutch authorities find 25 migrants in refrigerated container...

Amsterdam (Europe) Nov 20: Dutch authorities said Tuesday they found 25 migrants stowed away in a refrigerated container on a...

Nunes questions Schiff about 'magical 15 minutes' during lengthy impeachment hearing

Nunes questions Schiff about 'magical 15 minutes' during...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 20: The ranking Republican on the House Intelligence Committee continued Tuesday evening to criticize the committee's...

Buttigieg slammed by Trump campaign's black outreach initiative: 'What have you done for the black community?'

Buttigieg slammed by Trump campaign's black outreach initiative:...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 20: President Trump's campaign slammed South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Tuesday, after it was...

Israel and Syria exchange fire, Syrian aerial defense batteries destroyed, Israeli military says

Israel and Syria exchange fire, Syrian aerial defense...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 20: The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said that the Israeli military carried out "wide-scale strikes" of...

Trump Blasts 'Sick Media' for Health Speculations as 'Routine Physical' Catches Melania 'Off Guard'

Trump Blasts 'Sick Media' for Health Speculations as...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 20:The US president's weekend hospital visit has generated speculation regarding his health as it was reportedly...

6.2-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off Chiapas in Mexico - EMSC

6.2-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off Chiapas in Mexico -...

Mexico City (Mexico) Nov 20: A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake has struck 120 kilometres west of the Mexican state's Suchiate region,...

Corbyn 'Mispronounces' Epstein as 'Epschtine', Ignites Anti-Semitism Row on Social Media

Corbyn 'Mispronounces' Epstein as 'Epschtine', Ignites Anti-Semitism Row...

London (UK) Nov 20:Tuesday witnessed the first face-off between Conservative Party head Boris Johnson and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn....

Two US Servicemen Killed in Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan - Reports

Two US Servicemen Killed in Helicopter Crash in...

Kabul (Afghanistan) Nov 20: The cause of the incident is already being investigated, with preliminary reports indicating that the crash...

Netanyahu on Israeli Strikes on Alleged Quds Targets in Syria: 'Whoever is Hurting Us, Will be Hurt'

Netanyahu on Israeli Strikes on Alleged Quds Targets...

Tel Aviv (Israel) Nov 20: The development comes just a day after the Israel Defence Forces claimed that the Iron...

Chinese top political advisor visits Laos to promote bilateral cooperation, boost ties

Chinese top political advisor visits Laos to promote...

Vientiane (Laos) Nov 20: Chinese top political advisor Wang Yang paid an official visit to Laos from Nov. 16 to...

Chinese entrepreneurs enter global management thinkers' ranking

Chinese entrepreneurs enter global management thinkers' ranking

London (UK) Nov 20: Thinkers50, the well-known ranking of global business thinkers, announced its 2019 ranking of management thinkers here...

New policy to strip FBR of tariff setting powers

New policy to strip FBR of tariff setting...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Nov 20: The federal cabinet has approved the first-ever National Tariff Policy (NTP) that seeks to shift focus...

Hat-trick hero Wijnaldum hands Netherlands win over Estonia

Hat-trick hero Wijnaldum hands Netherlands win over Estonia

The Hague (Netherlands) Nov 20: Three goals from Georginio Wijnaldum led the Netherlands to a 5-0 victory over Estonia in...

Manager Pochettino sacked by Tottenham

Manager Pochettino sacked by Tottenham

London (UK) Nov 20: Mauricio Pochettino has been relieved of his duties as head coach of Tottenham Hotspur, the Premier...

PM Imran Khan invites Sri Lankan President to visit Pakistan

PM Imran Khan invites Sri Lankan President to...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan telephoned the newly-elected President of Sri Lanka Gotabaya Rajapaksa on...

Sri Lanka's former prime minister D M Jayaratne passes away

Sri Lanka's former prime minister D M Jayaratne...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Sri Lanka's former Prime Minister and veteran politician D.M Jayaratne passed away at the age...

Minister Harsha de Silva resigns from post

Minister Harsha de Silva resigns from post

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Non-Cabinet Minister of Economic Reforms and Public Distribution Dr. Harsha de Silva has also resigned...

JKH partners with University of Moratuwa as the Platinum Sponsor of annual career fair 'Are you ready? 2019'

JKH partners with University of Moratuwa as the...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: John Keells Holdings PLC, Sri Lanka's largest conglomerate, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the...

Commonwealth poll monitors stress more inclusivity in Sri Lanka elections, condemn intimidation and violence

Commonwealth poll monitors stress more inclusivity in Sri...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: The Commonwealth Observer Group has commended the people of Sri Lanka for the largely peaceful,...

Ex-defense Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and IGP Pujith Jayasundera remanded again till Dec 03

Ex-defense Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and IGP Pujith Jayasundera...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Former Defense Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and suspended IGP Pujith Jayasundara have been remanded further until...

SR Attygalle appointed as Treasury Secretary

SR Attygalle appointed as Treasury Secretary

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Deputy Treasury Secretary SR Attygalle has been appointed as the new Secretary to the...

Russian Navy training ship 'Perekop' arrives at Sri Lanka's Hambantota port

Russian Navy training ship 'Perekop' arrives at Sri...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Sri Lanka Navy, in accordance with naval traditions, has welcomed the Russian Navy training...

New Defense Secretary Kamal Gunaratne to assume duties today

New Defense Secretary Kamal Gunaratne to assume duties...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Retired Major General Kamal Gunaratne, who was appointed as the new Secretary of the Ministry...

Sri Lanka PM expects to resign today to allow new President to form care-taker government

Sri Lanka PM expects to resign today to...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Nov 20: Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is expected to resign today to allow...

France beat Japan in Davis Cup early session in Madrid

France beat Japan in Davis Cup early session...

Madrid (Spain) Nov 20: France beat Japan 2-1 in a hard-fought opening tie in Davis Cup Group A in Tuesday's...

Germany crush Northern Ireland 6-1 in Euro 2020 qualifiers

Germany crush Northern Ireland 6-1 in Euro 2020...

Berlin (Germany) Nov 20: Serge Gnabry's hat-trick and a brace from Leon Goretzka secured Germany a 6-1 win over Northern...

With Israel's next government unclear, Netanyahu vows to annex Jordan Valley after US policy change

With Israel's next government unclear, Netanyahu vows to...

Jerusalem (Israel) Nov 20: One day after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that the U.S. government will ease its...