Sri Lanka to launch green projects to protect ecosystem

Colombo, Dec 5 : Sri Lanka’s new interim government will launch green projects in the island country as part of a mega beautification programme to maintain the ecosystem, parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa said on Thursday. With Sri Lanka being ranked the second-worst country affected by climate change by the Global Climate Risk Index 2019, Namal said […]

India gifts patrol vessel to Maldives, launches RuPay card

New Delhi/Male, Dec 4 : Taking forward its ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy, India on Wednesday handed over a patrol vessel to the Maldives and launched the RuPay card, during a video conference between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih. Four bilateral grant projects as part of the development partnership between India and […]

Pak Minister stokes row on Kartarpur, Akali Dal hits back

New Delhi, Dec 1 : The statement by motormouth Pakistan Railway Minister Sheikh Rashid that the “opening up of Kartarpur Corridor would hurt India forever” has evoked much anger with the Akali Dal warning Pakistan over its nefarious designs. Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Badal on Sunday slammed Sheikh Rashid for his provocative statement, saying […]

London Bridge attacker: A terror convict of Pak origin

[London: Forensic officers attend the scene in central London, Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, after an attack on London Bridge on Friday. UK counterterrorism police on Saturday searched for clues into how a man imprisoned for terrorism offenses before his release last year managed to stab several people before being tackled by bystanders and shot dead […]