Elaborate arrangements are being made in the Saudi capital Riyadh to accord a warm welcome to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah who is to arrive soon in the kingdom following his full recovery from surgery in the United States.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to field famous film actress Hemamalini Dharmendra in the Rajya Sabha elections from Karnataka. Hema's selection upset the state chief minister B S Yeddyurappa.
The United States Defense Department isn’t properly tracking military equipment given to Pakistan and the lack of oversight could lead to U.S. technology falling into enemy hands, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.
The freedom of The Fourth Estate has become a widely spoken issue in the post war Sri Lanka. Murder case of Lasantha Wickramatunge is moving at a snail’s pace and the authorities have so far failed to find out who’s behind his assassination. In connection with the disappearance of Columnist / Cartoonist Pregeeth Eknelligoda no one has been taken in to custody even after one year. The arson attack on Lankaenews office is the latest of such incidents.