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    Skeleton sacks baffle India police

    Skeleton sacks baffle India police

    Dozens of skeletons and decayed body parts have been discovered in a disused room of an Indian police building. Sacks containing the human remains were reportedly uncovered by workers at…

    James Packer’s Crown pulls plug on $400m Sri Lanka casino plan after Colombo scraps tax concessions

    James Packer’s Crown pulls plug on $400m Sri Lanka casino plan after Colombo scraps tax concessions

    James Packer’s Crown Group says it will not go ahead with a proposed plan to develop a multi-million dollar luxury hotel and resort in Sri Lanka, following a decision by…

    Jaishankar made “Significant Contributions” to India-Lanka relations

    Jaishankar made “Significant Contributions” to India-Lanka relations

    India’s new Foreign Secretary Dr.S.Jaishankar is admiringly remembered in Sri Lanka for his sterling performance as a young Political Officer in the High Commission at a time when India had…

    Foreign minister concludes Brussels visits

    Foreign minister concludes  Brussels visits

    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Mangala Samaraweera, concluded a two day official visit to Brussels today. Foreign Minister Samaraweera met Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr.…

    Morgan eyes final to build momentum

    Morgan eyes final to build momentum

    Captain Eoin Morgan hopes England can reach the final of the one-day tri-series to aid their preparations for the upcoming World Cup. The winners of Friday’s game with India in…

    Deadly attacks hit Egypt’s Sinai

    Deadly attacks hit Egypt’s Sinai

    At least 26 people have been killed in a series of attacks by Islamist militants in the north of Egypt’s Sinai peninsula. A car bomb and mortars hit military targets…

    President Sirisena Assumes Duties as Minister of Defence

    President Sirisena Assumes Duties as Minister of Defence

    The President and the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Maithripala Sirisena in his capacity as theDefence Minister assumed duties yesterday (Jan. 28) at the Defence Ministry in Colombo. The State…

    Facebook earnings beat expectations

    Facebook earnings beat expectations

    Advertising revenue grew by 53% to $3.59bn, with nearly 70% of that coming from mobile ad sales. The social networking giant said it now has 1.39 billion active users each…

    Spurs reach League Cup final

    Spurs reach League Cup final

    Tottenham survived a strong fightback from League One side Sheffield United to set up a League Cup final with Chelsea after another late goal from Christian Eriksen. Eriksen’s magnificent first-half…

    Inquest hears of Sydney siege deaths

    Inquest hears of Sydney siege deaths

    The start of an inquest into the Sydney cafe siege has heard that hostage Katrina Dawson was killed by fragments from a police bullet or bullets. The inquest heard that…

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