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Washington, Oct. 31 (ANI): The U.S. State Department has confirmed that it has received an official request from the Government of Sri Lanka for assistance in rescue and relief efforts at the site of a major landslide that has devastated the village of Koslanda- Meeriya Bedda in northern Badulla District.
Geneva, Oct.31 (ANI): The United Nations Human Rights Committee, while welcoming several measures taken by the Government of Sri Lanka to ensure human rights of its citizens, has asked the government to repeal the 18th Amendment to the Constitution approved by the parliament in September 2010.
Ryder says 'passion still there' to play for NZ in 2015 WC Oct 31, 12:31 pm
Wellington, Oct 31 (ANI): Big-hitting batsman Jesse Ryder has said that the passion is still there to play for New Zealand in the one-day format World Cup after he was named in the New Zealand A squad on Friday.
FIA reveals Caterham, Marussia's financial struggles highlight needs to cut costs in F1 Oct 31, 12:31 pm
London, Oct 31 (ANI): The FIA has revealed that Caterham and Marussia's financial problems highlight the need to cut costs in Formula One after the two teams went into administration this month and would not be taking par in Sunday's United States Grand Prix.
BJP demand arrest of AIUDF chief, allege militant links Oct 30, 3:39 pm
Guwahati, Oct. 30 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters in Assam on Wednesday took to the streets, demanding the immediate arrest of All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) chief Badaruddin Ajmal, accusing him of having links with militant outfits.
Bangladesh, US agree to cooperate to stop terror financing Oct 30, 1:17 pm
Washington, Oct.30 (ANI): Bangladesh and the United States have agreed to work together to stop all conduits for terror financing.
Nobel laureate Malala Yousufzai to donate 50,000 dollars for Gaza schools destroyed during conflict Oct 30, 1:11 pm
Karachi, Oct 30 (ANI): Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousufzai has reportedly decided to donate 50,000 dollars to help rebuild the United Nations schools in Gaza which were destroyed during the 50-day conflict between Palestine and Israel in July and August, the UN's Palestinian refugee agency said.
US says Lanka has not sought its help for landslide tragedy Oct 30, 12:20 pm
Washington, Oct.30 (ANI): The United States has said that the Government of Sri Lanka has not made any specific requests for assistance in search and rescue operations in the aftermath of Wednesday's landslide in an upcountry plantation area, which is believed to have buried about 300 people.
London, Oct 30 (ANI): Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini's unbeaten record in the League Cup was broken as his side was knocked out of the competition by a youthful Newcastle United squad, who recorded their first win in 12 attempts at the Etihad Stadium.
Survey suggests people trust NSA more than Google in U.S. Oct 29, 5:09 pm
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): According to a recent survey, people in the United States trust the National Security Agency (NSA) more than they trust Google with their private data.
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Manchester United has reportedly been linked with a move for Welsh forward Gareth Bale in recent weeks as Real Madrid has revealed that they are willing to sell the former Tottenham Hotspur star.
Kolarov claims Man City's been better than Man U for 'five, six years' ahead of Manchester derby Oct 29, 2:10 pm
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov has reportedly stoked up the rivalry ahead of Sunday's Manchester derby claiming that his club has been better than Manchester United for the last five or six years.
Johannesburg, Oct 29 (ANI): Brazilian goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni has broken former Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs' record for most wins with a single club.
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Real Madrid star forward Cristiano Ronaldo has beaten Barcelona's Lionel Messi for the first time to clinch La Liga's best player award among a hattrick of awards he won at the Spanish top flight's annual gala.
Cyclone Hudhud: US to contribute USD 1 lakh for relief Oct 28, 9:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): Extending her deepest sympathies to those who have been affected by the recent Cyclone Hudhud, United States Charged'Affaires to India Kathleen Stephens, on behalf of the citizens of the US, announced that her country would offer USD one lakh as humanitarian relief to the families affected in the disaster in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha.
PM Modi, PM Dung stress on need for reform of UNSC Oct 28, 6:26 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, in a joint statement during the latter's two-day state visit, on Tuesday stressed on the need for the reformation of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) in both the permanent and non-permanent categories of membership.
Retired U.S. general urges countries to fight IS militants' 'horrendous online propaganda' Oct 28, 2:35 pm
New York, Oct 28 (ANI): The retired United States general in charge of coordinating the American-led coalition's battle against Islamic State (IS) is urging allies to also fight the militants on the internet by targeting their extremist online propaganda.
New UN report reveals Iran's gruesome persecution of non-Muslims while Rouhani remains silent Oct 28, 2:35 pm
New York, Oct 28 (ANI): According to a new United Nations report, Iranian regime is persecuting Christians and other religious minorities in the country while the President Hassan Rouhani has been unable or unwilling to stop the maltreatment.
London, Oct 28 (ANI): According to the BBC polls, more than half of the United Kingdom and the United States respondents think the combat operation in Afghanistan was worthless as the last UK troops leave the country.
Bangladesh, UAE for combatting terrorism, including IS Oct 28, 11:27 am
Dhaka, Oct.28 (ANI): Bangladesh and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have expressed deep concern over the growing phenomenon of terrorism, and stressed the importance of combatting it, including the Islamic State in Iran and Syria.
Green Berets narrate incidents of Afghan National Army's 'ineptness' during US central command investigation Oct 27, 3:51 pm
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): The United States Army Special Forces, the Green Berets, has reportedly termed the Afghan National Army (ANA) inept and has narrated tales of its soldiers hiding behind trees, rocks and quitting the fight, during an investigation.
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has revealed in his new book that he is not a racist and the word 'negro', which he used in his row with Manchester United's former defender Patrice Evra during his Liverpool days, was misunderstood by people who do not speak Spanish.
US used at least 1000 Nazi spies in Cold War: Report Oct 27, 1:22 pm
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Newly disclosed records and interviews have revealed that in the decades after World War II, the C.I.A. and other United States agencies employed at least a thousand Nazis as Cold War spies and informants and, some of them are still living in America.
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Miami League Soccer (MLS) boss has admitted that former England football captain and star David Beckham's dreams of kick starting his own American football team have hit a roadblock and could end in tears due to lack local support.
Van Gaal furious after Van Persie takes of shirt to celebrate equaliser against Chelsea Oct 27, 10:46 am
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal was furious after striker Robin van Persie celebrated by taking of his shirt after scoring a last-minute equaliser against Chelsea in Sunday's Premier League clash.
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