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Australia minister in Sri Lanka stresses ‘tough’ asylum policy

A senior minister restated Australia’s tough border policy on a visit to Sri Lanka on Tuesday (4) amid reports that the Australian navy had...

International cricket gets first woman match referee

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday (14) named GS Lakshmi as the first woman on the international panel of match referees, making her eligible...

42 foreigners killed in Easter blasts: Sri Lanka ministry

With the death of two more Chinese nationals, the number of foreigners who died in the massive Easter Sunday bombings on Monday rose to 42, including...

Sri Lanka’s £3.4 bn tourism industry takes a beating after suicide attacks

The cancellations started before the dust had settled on the hotels and churches hit by suicide bombers in Sri Lanka as tourists and operators...

US asks citizens to reconsider travel to Sri Lanka after bombings

The United States has advised its citizens to reconsider their travel to Sri Lanka in view of the massive Easter Sunday bombings that killed...
UK jihadis

Tory peer urges further surveillance in fight against UK jihadis

by REENA KUMAR INDIVIDUALS with suspected extremist views should be subjected to greater vigilance and surveillance, Britain’s former counter extremism minister has said. Lord Tariq Ahmad,...

Award winning film spotlights plight of India’s textile workers

  It was a childhood memory of time spent at his grandfather's textile mill in Gujarat that inspired Indian film student Rahul Jain to focus...
bomb making in Afghanistan

Whitehall terror suspect was involved in bomb-making in Afghanistan

A man arrested near Parliament last month was involved in bomb-making in Afghanistan in 2012, it was alleged Wednesday as he appeared in court...
Asian men

Asian men involved in sham marriages in Scotland with women trafficked into slavery

Criminal gangs are tricking East Europeans into sham Scottish marriages with Asian men - selling the women for sex, labour and passports – in...

Narendra Modi ‘looks forward’ to working with Macron

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi congratulated Emmanuel Macron on being elected as the president of France and said he looked forward to working closely...