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Sushma Swaraj Meets Sri Lankan President Sirisena, Discusses Bilateral Ties

Sushma Swaraj Meets Sri Lankan President Sirisena, Discusses Bilateral Ties

Peace, progress and prosperity will be theme at the event, Law and Order Minister Sagala Ratnayake said. Ambassador Wells arrived in Colombo on August 30 and met with representatives of the Government of Sri Lanka, including President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the Tamil National Alliance, and civil society.



U.S. accepts Mexico flood aid offer

They'll still look for money to pay for Trump's border wall, of course, and include those cuts in their spending bill, but GOP lawmakers will nearly certainly steer clear of FEMA's disaster relief account. In a speech following his visit to Texas earlier this week, he told relatives of victims that "all of America is grieving with you, and our hearts are joined with yours forever".



Gas prices expected to soar as Harvey wallops Texas

Garrity said as of now, Harvey's impact won't be as great here as it is on the Gulf Coast. However, prices (paying cash, regular gas ) remain under $3 at most independent stations, seven of the top ten lowest being in the Escondido area.



Four South Korean journalists sentenced to death ( Read full details )

The official noted that the presidential office has confirmed that Song didn't mean to convey any support for deploying USA nuclear weapons. South Korea's Defense Minister Song Young-moo (far left) meets with with US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis (far right) at the Pentagon on Thursday.


N. Korea warns Japan of 'imminent self-destruction'

N. Korea warns Japan of 'imminent self-destruction'

It said the launch of the intermediate-range rocket was "part of the muscle-flexing" in reaction to ongoing military drills by the USA and South Korea , "in disregard" for the North Korean regime's "meaningful and crucial warning". mainland into range. She said: "We are very clear that the actions of North Korea are illegal". Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said sanctions alone "cannot fundamentally resolve the issue", amid reports the three countries were pushing for new ...


Williams F1 official Claire Williams 'astonished' over Fernando Alonso rumors

Williams F1 official Claire Williams 'astonished' over Fernando Alonso rumors

Shortly after that message, Alonso slowed and returned to the pits reporting an "engine problem", but Honda said after the race it found nothing in the data to suggest there was an issue. "We are McLaren, the second best team in the history of the sport statistically, the team that won most times here in Monza". "And Renault has said repeatedly and very honestly that they doubt their readiness to fight for the title next year", Alonso added.