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 Friday, 25 January 2013 - 14:03
Around 15,000 crocodiles have escaped from a farm in South Africa amid heavy rains and flooding. The predators sprung from the Rakwena Crocodile Farm... Read More
 Friday, 25 January 2013 - 8:31
The United States denounced North Korea for threatening a third nuclear test and imposed new sanctions, in an early showdown for President Barack Obama's... Read More
 Thursday, 24 January 2013 - 8:46
British Prime Minister David Cameron promised to give the British people a vote on EU membership, sparking immediate criticism from his main European partners.   In... Read More
 Wednesday, 23 January 2013 - 12:28
The UN Security Council ordered tougher sanctions against North Korea for a banned rocket launch, triggering a defiant pledge by Pyongyang to bolster its... Read More
 Wednesday, 23 January 2013 - 8:24
Exit polls from Israel's election suggest Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing alliance has lost ground to centre-left parties. They predicted... Read More
 Tuesday, 22 January 2013 - 9:21
A suicide car bombing in central Syria killed at least 30 people yesterday, also reporting a powerful blast in Damascus, as the Arab League said UN efforts... Read More
 Saturday, 19 January 2013 - 18:22
The death toll from floods in Indonesia's capital Jakarta has risen to 15 after rescuers found another four bodies.   Jakarta police spokesman Rikwanto... Read More
 Saturday, 19 January 2013 - 12:37
  The United States and China have made a deal under which the UN Security Council will expand existing sanctions against North Korea for staging... Read More
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Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 15:46
The week long railway strike ended last morning (13) after a Cabinet Sub-Committee headed by Minister Dr. Sarath Amunugama agreed to look into the issues... Read More
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