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Category: World News

New details highlight Lion Air jet’s problems before crash

AP Jakarta New details about the crashed Lion Air’s jet previous flight have cast more doubt on the Indonesian airline’s…

Sirisena lifts Parliament’s suspension

PTI   Colombo Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has summoned Parliament on Monday, officials said Thursday, a move which could…

One ‘black box’ recovered from crashed Indonesia jet

AFP   Jakarta One black box from the crashed Lion Air jet has been recovered, the head of Indonesia’s National…

France casts doubt on Saudi Khashoggi probe

AFP   Paris France’s foreign minister cast doubt on Saudi Arabia’s investigation into the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi…

UN envoy meets Sirisena, discusses political crisis

PTI   Colombo Amidst the political turmoil in Sri Lanka, a top UN envoy here met President Maithripala Sirisena Wednesday…

Indonesia military chief believes crashed jet found

AFP   Jakarta The smashed fuselage of a crashed Indonesian jetliner may have been found, the country’s military chief said…

Trump criticised for his decision on citizenship

PTI Washington President Donald Trump’s decision to end birthright citizenship -- the process by which babies born in the country…

Trump to replace Kavanaugh with Neomi Jehangir Rao

PTI   Washington US President Donald Trump has interviewed an Indian-American woman to replace Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on…

Maldives court suspends jail term for ex-president Nasheed

AP   Male The Maldives Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended a 13-year jail sentence given to the country’s exiled former…

Mass protest rally in Lanka against ousted PM’s sacking

PTI   Colombo Hundreds of protesters gathered in Colombo on Tuesday at a mass rally organised by ousted Sri Lankan…