Outgoing Lankan PM evacuated by troops

Heavily armed troops evacuated outgoing Sri Lankan prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa from his official residence..

Lankan youths block airport to prevent MPs from leaving country

According to a report of the Daily Mirror, a group of youth from the Katunayake Free Trade Zone blocked the entrance..

A superstructure that Lanka base will not support

FACED with the challenge of showing a stable government, president Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a new..

Seven more people die of Covid-19 in China taking death toll to 17

China reported seven Covid-19 deaths in Shanghai on Wednesday, raising the toll in the city to 17 fatalities as authorities..

Kyrgyz, Tajik border guards exchange fire on disputed border

Kyrgyz and Tajik border guards exchanged fire on their disputed border on Tuesday, in a new incident that left ..

Biden, Modi hold virtual meeting over Ukraine

United States president Joe Biden and Indian prime minister Narendra Modi held a virtual summit Monday, clouded ..

Pakistan elects new PM after dismissal of Imran Khan

Pakistan lawmakers on Monday elected Shehbaz Sharif as the country's new prime minister following the weekend..

Sri Lanka PM Rajapaksa appeals for ‘patience’ from protesters

Sri Lanka’s prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa pleaded for ‘patience’ on Monday as thousands of people continued..

Record 700kg crystal meth haul netted in Hong Kong

Hong Kong customs officials have seized about 700 kilograms of suspected crystal meth sent from Mexico, authorities..

Avec moi, le déluge

PAKISTAN is a country led by political lemmings. Driven by some primeval instinct to commit suicide, periodically..