Thailand
| 21 Jun 2018 | 23:38

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Speakers at a Bangkok summit unveil the promise of technology and hint at how far Thailand still has to go.

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SciTech
Thailand
| 21 Jun 2018 | 23:34

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - With another 100,000 tonnes set to enter the country this year, officials determined to amend regulations.

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Environment
Thailand
| 21 Jun 2018 | 23:33

LONDON (The Nation/ANN)  - British Prime Minister urged Thai counterpart to continue progress towards free and open elections in Thailand.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 21 Jun 2018 | 23:31

COLOMBO ( The Island / ANN ) - Co-Cabinet Spokesman and Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne yesterday accused the Podujana Peramuna of financing  80  websites to distort news and spread racism.

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General
Sri Lanka
| 21 Jun 2018 | 23:30

COLOMBO ( The Island/ANN) - It was doubtful whether the SriLankan Airlines management had taken into account extra fuel costs due to transporting large stocks of inflight duty free items, Marlon Perera, the Director of Sales and Development of Phoenix Duty Free Services, concessionaire for inflight duty free services for both SriLankan and Mihin Lanka, said yesterday. "This is a serious lapse," he said.

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Business
Sri Lanka
| 21 Jun 2018 | 23:29

COLOMBO ( The Island/ANN) - It ought to be plain to see that Middle East peace prospects have dimmed further with the recent US decision to pull out of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), alleging, among other things, a 'chronic bias against Israel' on the part of the UN agency. 

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 21 Jun 2018 | 22:41

COLOMBO ( The Island / ANN ) - The Mahanayakes have interceded on behalf of Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) leader  Galagoda Atte Gnanasara Thera imprisoned  for threatening the widow of  cartonist Prageeth Ekneligoda, with President Maithripala Sirisena, but the government said yesterday that special treatment for one prisoner could lead to others demanding same.

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General
Sri Lanka
| 21 Jun 2018 | 22:40

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - The government said yesterday that the decision of the United States of America to quit the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC),could be advantageous to Sri Lanka, with regard to accountability issues arising out of the war with the LTTE.

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Politics
India
| 21 Jun 2018 | 22:39

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The 12th June summit between the US President and the North Korean leader in Singapore was the high point in the amazing twists and turns of risky international diplomacy, with multiple players, unfolding against the backdrop of a first-class nuclear crisis in recent years. 

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Politics
India
| 21 Jun 2018 | 22:37

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - If there is one event in recent times that has taken the world by storm, it is the summit between North Korean President Kim Jong Un and his US counterpart Donald Trump at Singapore. 

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Politics, Regional