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In Sports
September 10, 2017 3:35 am gmt |
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Sloane Stephens stayed composed throughout an all American U.S. Open final and played near-perfect tennis to win her maiden grand slam title with a 6-3 6-0 victory against Madison Keys on Saturday (September 9). The 24-year-old, back this summer from almost a year off the courts because of a foot inj...
In Jaffna
September 7, 2017 7:32 am gmt |
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The chief minister of Northern provincial council, C.V.Vgneswaran has participated at the homage for the semmani murdered people today. As he went to another event, he has been sent a statement regarding the event and red by Sivajilingam, the member of the Northern Provincial Council (NPC). However, ...
In India
September 7, 2017 7:01 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday visited the 2,500-year-old Shwedagon Pagoda, considered to be the pinnacle of Myanmar’s cultural heritage. Mr. Modi paid his respects at the pagoda on the last day of his three-day first bilateral visit to this Buddhist-majority country. He also planted a Bodh...
In America
September 7, 2017 6:49 am gmt |
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The US has proposed a range of new United Nations sanctions against North Korea, including an oil ban and a freeze on leader Kim Jong-un’s assets. The draft resolution circulated to the Security Council members comes after North Korea’s sixth nuclear test and repeated missile launches. Py...
In Cricket
September 7, 2017 6:31 am gmt |
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India complete tour whitewash 9-0 as they beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the one-off T20I in Colombo on Wednesday. Chasing the 171-run target, India lost openers early but rode on a brilliant stand between Virat Kohli and Manish Pandey to seal an emphatic win. Kohli was out after scoring a 54-bal...
In India
September 6, 2017 12:16 pm gmt |
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Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has given an appointment to AIADMK leader TTVDhinakaran on Thursday, a fortnight after his supporters, 19 MLAs, met him and expressed lack of confidence in chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Raj Bhavan sources said the appointment was given following a request from Dhina...
In Jaffna
September 6, 2017 11:17 am gmt |
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Northern Province Chief Minister and Tamil People’s Council (TPC) President C.V. Wigneswaran yesterday said, that President Maithripala Siriena’s statement, that he will not let anyone to conduct a probe against Government Forces on war crimes allegations, indirectly says that Forces have...
In Srilanka
September 6, 2017 10:43 am gmt |
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Minister of Health, Nutrition, and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senarahtne has instructed the ministry officials to provide modern automatic medical machinery for hospitals. According to the minister, details of MRI and CT scanners required will be collected and those machines are expected to be g...
In India
September 6, 2017 10:27 am gmt |
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Minister for School Education, Sports and Youth Welfare, K.A. Sengottaiyan, on Wednesday said that seeking permanent exemption to Tamil Nadu from the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) is the policy decision of the State government and hence continuous efforts are being taken for seeking e...
In America
September 6, 2017 9:40 am gmt |
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Supporters of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program staged a protest outside of the White House on Tuesday as word spread that U.S. President Donald Trump decided to rescind the federal program. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the decision at a press conference on th...
In Colombo
September 6, 2017 9:13 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says the development of the country will come at a cost. Speaking at an event at the UNP headquarters today, the Prime Minister said that he was held up in traffic today as a result of the construction of the Rajagiriya overhead bridge.  He said the public will fac...
In Colombo
September 6, 2017 5:46 am gmt |
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The special cabinet meeting will be held today (06, Sep). President Maithiripala Sirisena wll lead the meeting. Responding to the reporters, Minister Mano Ganeshan said that the 20th amendment issue will be discussed during the meeting. However the statement of Sarath Fonseka against (Rtrd) General J...
In Srilanka
September 6, 2017 5:13 am gmt |
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The joint opposition (JO) today urged the government to take a similar decision on Field Marshal and Minister, Sarath Fonseka as that taken when it removed Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe from his portfolio. MP Prasanna Ranatunga said the Minister Fonseka’s statement on (retired) General Jagath ...
In India
September 6, 2017 4:34 am gmt |
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Senior journalist, editor and activist Gauri Lankesh, 55, was shot dead by unidentified assailants at the entrance of her home in Bengaluru West on Tuesday evening. Four bullets were pumped into the editor of the Kannada weekly Lankesh Patrike at her doorstep after she had stepped out of her car and ...
In North Korea
September 6, 2017 4:17 am gmt |
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Russian President Vladimir warned that the escalating crisis over North Korea’s weapons program risks developing into a “global catastrophe” with mass casualties. But Putin, speaking in China on Tuesday, cautioned against “military hysteria” and said that the only way to...
In Technology
September 5, 2017 12:25 pm gmt |
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The Supreme Court of India on Monday sought details of complaints received by internet majors like Google, Yahoo and Facebook and instant messaging application WhatsApp in India regarding uploading of objectionable contents on child pornography, rape and gang rape. A division bench of Justice Madan B...
In World
September 5, 2017 11:59 am gmt |
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Colombia and the Marxist ELN rebel group said on Monday (September 4) they have agreed a bilateral ceasefire that will run through mid-January 2018, just two days before Pope Francis arrives for a visit to the Andean country. The National Liberation Army (ELN) rebel group which regularly bombs oil in...
In World
September 5, 2017 11:35 am gmt |
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The Philippine police chief on Tuesday (September 5) gave an emotional denial during a Senate hearing into President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war, insisting that Duterte never told him to “kill and kill.” Duterte took office in June last year after winning an election on a vow to get ...
In Srilanka
September 5, 2017 11:03 am gmt |
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Tourism Development Minister John Amaratunga stood firm over the country’s tourist arrival target of 2.5 million by the end of the year and expressed confidence that it could even exceed this projection. Despite the challenges faced by the industry due to floods, the closure of the Bandaranaike Inter...