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Church of England bans non-disclosure agreements

THE Church of England on Tuesday (20) banned non-disclosure agreements after the Archbishop of Canterbury said that they must no longer be used to silence abuse...

Four Sikhs among dead in Indianapolis shooting

FOUR members of the Sikh religious community, three women and one man, were killed in a Thursday (15) night shooting at a FedEx facility...

Royal family pays last respects to Prince Philip  

  QUEEN ELIZABETH and her family paid their last respects to Prince Philip at a funeral on Saturday (17) that celebrated his naval past, his...

Opposition files petitions against legislation on China-backed Port City

In a latest hurdle to China’s ambition to expand its grip on Sri Lanka, country’s opposition parties, civil society groups and labour unions have...

Prince Philip’s car becomes Sri Lankan royal artefact

An almost 90-year-old car that once belonged to Britain's late Prince Philip is now the centrepiece of a seaside museum in Sri Lanka. The Duke...

Sri Lanka bans ISIS, al-Qaeda and nine other terror groups

Sri Lanka has banned 11 hardline Islamist organisations, including the Islamic State (ISIS) and al-Qaeda, for their links to extremist activities in the country...

Indian naval ship pays goodwill visit to Sri Lanka

INS Ranvijay, an Indian Navy destroyer arrived in Sri Lanka on Wednesday on a three-day goodwill visit to the island nation as part of...

Johnson warns lockdown to prevent virus spread

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned on Tuesday that the rapid drop in COVID-19 deaths was largely down to a three-month lockdown, not the...

New Yorkers rally outside court as man faces hate crime charge

ASIAN AMERICANS and community activists rallied against anti-Asian hate crimes on Monday outside a New York courthouse where a man charged with assaulting a 65-year-old Asian woman in...

India overtakes Brazil as second worst-hit Covid-19 country

INDIA on Monday overtook Brazil as the country with the second-highest number of coronavirus infections, as it reported a new daily record of more than 168,000...