Another leopard succumbs to snaring

Sri Lanka, Nov. 30 -- Another leopard that was caught to a snare succumbed to injuries in Yatawatta, Matale on Saturday (Nov.28). This raises the total count to 12 leopard deaths for the year while 11... Read More

Report: Top Glove says yet to receive workers' housing Act penalty notice

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 30 -- Top Glove Corporation Bhd said it has yet to be notified of the penalty that it could be subject to for allegedly breaching the Workers' Minimum Standards of Housing and Ameni... Read More

UP: Journalist burnt to death in Balrampur

Balrampur (Uttar Pradesh), Nov. 30 -- : A local journalist Rakesh Singh Nirbhik and his friend were burnt to death here on Sunday after his house caught fire. The journalist's wife and children were ... Read More

New York Public schools to reopen starting December 7

New York, Nov. 30 -- : Despite the recent surge in COVID-19 cases, public schools in New York City (NYC) will resume in-person classes starting early December, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced. ... Read More

Mahara Prison riot: Six dead 37 injured

Sri Lanka, Nov. 30 -- Six (06) inmates have died, while 37 including 02 prison officers injured & admitted for treatment following the unrest at the Mahara Prison. A tense situation developed in the ... Read More

Children climb on to 60-feet high water tank for online education

Sri Lanka, Nov. 30 -- In the village of Moragahawewa, Nawagattegama, a group of children were seen climbing into a 60 feet high water tank every day for their education in the face of the ongoing coro... Read More

Weather update 20 Nov: Showers in several places

Sri Lanka, Nov. 30 -- Department of Meteorology states that the low pressure area in the south-east Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a depression during next 24 hours and likely to intensify ... Read More

COVID-19 spread in Colombo beyond control: PHI Union

Sri Lanka, Nov. 30 -- The Public Health Inspectors (PHI) Union yesterday warned that the COVID-19 pandemic had reached an 'uncontrollable' level within the Colombo Municipal Council city limits as a h... Read More

PM Modi to visit Varanasi today

New Delhi, Nov. 30 -- : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Varanasi on Monday and dedicate to the nation the six-lane widening project of the Handia (Prayagraj) - Rajatalab (Varanasi) section of ... Read More

Biden-Harris announce all-women White House communications team

Washington DC, Nov. 30 -- : US President-elect Joe Biden has appointed an all-female White House communications team, choosing former Barack Obama administration's State Department spokesperson Jen Ps... Read More