Category: FOREIGN

UK Conservatives on course to win majority

UK Conservatives on course to win majority

Dec 13, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Boris Johnson will return to Downing Street with a big majority after the Conservatives swept aside ... Read More

Divers deployed around volcano as 6 bodies found

Divers deployed around volcano as 6 bodies found

Dec 13, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -   New Zealand police have deployed divers to look for two bodies near White Island volcano ... Read More

Mexico’s naked Zapata painting causes protests

Mexico’s naked Zapata painting causes protests

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Protesters stormed the Palace of Fine Arts in Mexico City on Tuesday over a painting showing ... Read More

Niger army base attack: At least 73 soldiers killed

Niger army base attack: At least 73 soldiers killed

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Militants have killed at least 73 soldiers in an attack on a military base in western ... Read More

Myanmar Rohingya: Suu Kyi rejects genocide claims at UN court

Myanmar Rohingya: Suu Kyi rejects genocide claims at UN court

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi has defended her country against allegations of genocide at the ... Read More

Joe Biden: Democratic presidential frontrunner denies one-term pledge

Joe Biden: Democratic presidential frontrunner denies one-term pledge

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden has denied ever discussing with his campaign whether he would only ... Read More

EU leaders to consider climate neutrality pledge

EU leaders to consider climate neutrality pledge

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - European Union leaders gather in Brussels on Thursday amid a push to commit to making the ... Read More

Chile missing C-130 plane: Floating debris found – [IMAGES]

Chile missing C-130 plane: Floating debris found – [IMAGES]

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Chilean officials say they have located debris believed to be from an air force plane that ... Read More

Israel will hold unprecedented third election in a year

Israel will hold unprecedented third election in a year

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Israel will hold its third general election in less than a year after a deadline was ... Read More

White Island volcano: NZ police plan to recover bodies on Friday

White Island volcano: NZ police plan to recover bodies on Friday

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - New Zealand police have said they plan to recover bodies from White Island - where a ... Read More

Citizenship Amendment Bill: India parliament approves controversial law

Citizenship Amendment Bill: India parliament approves controversial law

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - India's parliament has approved a bill that grants citizenship to non-Muslim illegal immigrants from Afghanistan, Bangladesh ... Read More

General election 2019: Voters set to head to polls across the UK

General election 2019: Voters set to head to polls across the UK

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The UK will go to the polls on Thursday for the country's third general election in ... Read More

Chilean military plane ‘disappears’ with 38 aboard

Chilean military plane ‘disappears’ with 38 aboard

Dec 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -A military plane with 38 onboard has disappeared en route to Antarctica, Chile’s air force says in ... Read More

China Uighurs: Detainees ‘free’ after ‘graduating’, official says

China Uighurs: Detainees ‘free’ after ‘graduating’, official says

Dec 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A senior Chinese official has said that all of the people sent to detention centres in ... Read More

‘No political bias’ in FBI probe of Trump campaign – [IMAGES]

‘No political bias’ in FBI probe of Trump campaign – [IMAGES]

Dec 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A US watchdog has found no evidence of political bias when the FBI launched an inquiry ... Read More