Items filtered by date: Thursday, 19 July 2018

Russian politicians are rallying behind Vladimir Putin and denouncing American suggestions that the translator at his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump be interrogated about what they discussed privately.

Published in World

The Taliban is denying reports it has stopped suicide attacks in Afghanistan to avoid civilian casualties.

Published in World

In a recent study, researchers analyzed the final words of the deceased in order to find significant thinking patterns in mental illness.

Published in TipTops

Facebook announced several new hires of top academics in the field of artificial intelligence Tuesday, among them a roboticist known for her work at Disney making animated figures move in more human-like ways.

Published in Tech

Massive fruit trees in the Thailand evergreen forest need massive herbivores to help spread their seeds, according to a new study.

Published in Tech

Hollywood stars have been criticised for taking roles away from transgender and disabled actors. Should minorities on-screen only be represented by minority actors?

Published in Entertainment

Karthik Subbaraj’s upcoming directorial starring Superstar Rajinikanth is one of the most-awaited Tamil films. While there was speculation about the female lead, now it has been confirmed that Simran has bagged the role. Furthermore, in an surprise addition, Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has also been roped in for the film.

Published in Entertainment

Since unlimited power begets corruption, Sri Lanka has taken several important measures during the last three years to break the nexus between power and corruption, President Maithripala Sirisena said.

Published in Sri Lanka

The much-awaited five-year National Export Strategy (NES) that lays emphasis on diversification of exports through strengthening of emerging sectors to chart the next export growth cycle of Sri Lanka will be unveiled under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today at a ceremony at the Temple Trees, Colombo.

Published in Sri Lanka

If there is one question that troubles political activists in Sri Lanka today, it is the current political conflict within the Yahapalanaya Government led by Maithripala Sirisena and Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Published in Politics
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