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Over 100,000 excluded from NRC in Assam...

Over 100,000 excluded from NRC in Assam...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 26 2019

The draft NRC published last year had left out around 4 million people

World leaders mark 75 years since D-Day...

World leaders mark 75 years since D-Day...

Europe

Thu, Jun 6 2019

D-Day is seen by many as one of the great symbols of transatlantic cooperation, as young American servicemen...

Sudan protesters reject talks after...

Sudan protesters reject talks after...

Africa

Thu, Jun 6 2019

Sudan has been controlled by a military council since it ousted veteran president Omar al-Bashir in...

Sri Lanka proposes new law on fake news...

Sri Lanka proposes new law on fake news...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 6 2019

Sri Lankan social networks saw a surge in fake news after the Easter suicide bombings that left 258 people...

India rubbish mountain to rise higher...

India rubbish mountain to rise higher...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 6 2019

India's Supreme Court warned last year that red warning lights will soon have to be put on the dump...

Myanmar white roses offer Eid solidarity...

Myanmar white roses offer Eid solidarity...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 6 2019

Respected moderate monk Seindita also came to plead for their patience, handing out white roses in solidarity...

Bangladeshi student sentenced to 42...

Bangladeshi gets 42yrs jail for IS-inspired...

Oceania

Wed, Jun 5 2019

Shoma was sentenced in the Melbourne Supreme Court after she stabbed Roger Singaravelu in an IS-inspired...

60 dead in crackdown on Sudan...

60 dead in crackdown on Sudan...

Africa

Wed, Jun 5 2019

Following the deadly crackdown, the military council announced it was abandoning all previous agreements...

Australian police raid ABC amid media...

Australian police raid ABC amid media...

Oceania

Wed, Jun 5 2019

ABC executives said police searched the corporation's offices in Sydney

Shooter kills four in Australian city...

Shooter kills four in Australian city...

Oceania

Wed, Jun 5 2019

A suspect had been arrested

Junta leader favoured as Thai parliament...

Junta leader favoured as Thai parliament...

East Asia

Wed, Jun 5 2019

A new prime minister will need at least 376 votes, or more than half the parliament

Indian school demands waste plastic...

Indian school demands waste plastic...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 5 2019

According to local non-governmental organisation Environ, Dispur alone - home to just under a million...

June 5: What happened this day in...

June 5: What happened this day in...

World

Wed, Jun 5 2019

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

Sri Lanka recover to beat Afghanistan...

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by 34 runs...

Cricket

Tue, Jun 4 2019

Sri Lanka defended the revised target of 187 in the rain-interrupted game

Anxious cheetahs are getting support...

Anxious cheetahs are getting support...

Around the Web

Tue, Jun 4 2019

These photos of nervous cheetahs playing with their 'support dogs' will make your day

June 4: What happened this day in...

June 4: What happened this day in...

World

Tue, Jun 4 2019

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

Six countries to celebrate Eid on...

Six countries to celebrate Eid on...

World

Tue, Jun 4 2019

In Bangladesh, a meeting of the National Moon Sighting Committee will be held Tuesday evening to fix...

Australian minister in Sri Lanka to...

Australian minister in Sri Lanka to...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 4 2019

The UN refugee agency, a fierce critic of the Australia's strategy, said on Monday it was seeking...

Pakistan stun England by 14 runs

Pakistan stun England by 14 runs

Cricket

Mon, Jun 3 2019

Pakistan, who have lost their past 11 completed one-day internationals, including a 4-0 series defeat...

Sri Lankan president asks police chief,...

Sri Lankan president asks police chief,...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera said the death toll had risen to 359 from 321 overnight

Sri lankan minister: One of nine bombers...

Sri lankan minister: One of nine bombers...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 24 2019

The blasts at hotels and churches have so far killed at least 359 people