by | March 20, 2018 | 06:48

Sirisena's Secretary Austin Fernando told Xinhua news agency that the President signed the notification upon his return to the island from India and Japan. The death of a Sinhalese driver, who succumbed to injuries caused by four Muslim youth in a road-rage incident, is said to have triggered the attacks.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:26

TV appearance. Saudi Arabia's exports of diesel and gasoline soared to a record in January, underscoring a big advantage the world's largest oil exporter has over other producers who're more dependent on shipments of lower-value crude.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:45

Despite the rumors, I'm still fully engaged with my work at Facebook . It would "look bad" for him to leave, the sources said. He made the decision to leave the company back in December, but agreed to stay on until August to help with the transition of his responsibilities, according to the New York Times .

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:34

Stuart Broad believes his England Test career is set for another trademark surge of wickets after a back-to-basics spell of self-tuition to solve problems with his bowling action. "There's still a chance I could take the new ball ..." "Just having him in the side, knowing we're much stronger when he's playing, it gives everyone a lift", said Moeen.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:26

Putin polled well ahead of his nearest competitor, Communist Party candidate Grudinin, who was on 11.8 per cent, according to central election commission data with 99.84 per cent of ballots counted. The stickers claim he failed to disclose bank accounts in Switzerland. The regional election commission said the results from the voting station in Lyubertsy would be invalidated.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:11

In his address on the second and last day of the Congress party's 84th plenary session held at Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, here, Singh spoke at length on a range of issues including Kashmir, and Pakistan. Heaping further praise on the former PM, Sidhu said: "Sir, you can become an astrologer, you had predicted a 2% fall in the GDP and it did. We should warn Pakistan that their actions are detrimental to peace and prosperity".

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:50

The bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and R Banumathi admitted the petition filed by Khumkala Banjade, wife of Hemraj, the domestic help who along with Aarushi was found dead in the Talwar house. The Uttar Pradesh Police accused Rajesh Talwar of killing his daughter in a fit of rage. Initial suspicion in the case was directed towards 45-year-old Hemraj, who had gone missing following the discovery of Aarushi's body.

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:44

It will look at the issues both at the negotiating table and also in other areas. This is the second WTO mini-ministerial meeting being hosted by India, after the first in 2009. "The tenor of the whole green room meeting is after giving up on Doha (negotiations) and "development", it is time to give up on the binding dispute settlement system, as demanded by the U.S.", said a trade envoy from an industrialized country, who asked not to be identified.

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:33

Among those listed in the lawsuit are FIGG Bridge Engineers and Munilla Construction Management , the design-build team for the project. Both companies expressed condolences for the victims and promised cooperation with investigators. The department was also not made aware by the FIU design build team of any scheduled "stress testing" of the bridge following installation and has no knowledge or confirmation from FIU's design build team of "stress testing" occurring since installation.

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:25

Television footage from the Great Hall of the People in Beijing showed some weeping with delight... Wang's appointment was opposed by one lawmaker, who wasn't identified. "South Africa is confident that the strong bilateral relations between our two countries that is built on a historical legacy of friendship and partnership will continue to grow in scope and stature in the coming years", Ramaphosa said in the statement.

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:36

He has promised to use his new term to beef up Russia's defences against the West and to raise living standards. Putin, who has ruled Russian Federation for nearly two decades, recorded his best ever election performance with 76.66 percent of the vote but rejected the possibility of staying in power indefinitely.

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:22

The two men who get killed was on their inspections schedule when they got attacked with their team by unknown assailants recognized as Mehmood Aslman by the political agent for Mohmand Agency. Afghanistan, Nigeria, and Pakistan are the only countries where polio is local, according to Global Polio Eradication Initiative and World Health Organization.

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:21

The incident took place at Sativali, around 47km from Mumbai . They pulled down the signboards and told the restaurant owners to put up new ones in Marathi. "He should understand that the times have changed and the people are interested in constructive politics". The attacks come soon after an open-house interview conducted by Raj with Sharad Pawar in which the NCP chief spoke of how Gujarati entrepreneurs were set to infiltrate Mumbai and Pune, the country's financial hubs.

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:15

SP President Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said that the Yogi Adityanath-government in UP has deviated from the "real issues" and that it was the character of the BJP and only the regional forces "can stop its march", according to a statement issued here by his party.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:39

The high court's action completed a one-two punch against the GOP-dominated state Legislature. The denial of the latest application, like the denial of the earlier one, was unsurprising because the Pennsylvania court had based its rulings exclusively on the state Constitution.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:37

That set into motion a staff domino effect at the White House. United States media reported that National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster will soon be ousted from the administration, although the White House said McMaster remains focused on important issues, including Russian Federation and North Korea.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:26

Marisol Alcantara from New York, said Sunday she planned to introduce a bill that will avoid any future mishaps involving pets in airplanes, New York Post reported. According to Today , a dog leaving from New Jersey's Newark airport destined for Akron, Ohio was accidentally loaded onto a plane heading to St. Louis, Missouri.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:15

Those accusations ultimately bolstered Putin at home among those who see him as their defender against a hostile outside world. To Russians, Putin's biggest victory in 18 years in power was annexing Crimea and crushing Ukraine's ambitions to move closer to the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:12

Clemson 84, Auburn 53: No. 5 seed Clemson is headed to the regional semifinals for the first time since 1997 after blowing out No. 4 seed Auburn in San Diego. Bench scoring was controlled by North Carolina with 15 points off the bench compared to Texas A&M's 13 points. Cassius Winston missed an opportunity to win the game for the Spartans with a shot from about 45 feet just before the buzzer.

by | March 20, 2018 | 00:16

And now she has announced she's officially running, launching her candidacy with a powerful campaign video. One of those issues is transportation policy, which contributed to a plunge in Mr Cuomo's popularity last July amid his "summer of hell" forecast for New York City commuters facing ongoing transit breakdowns and delays.