The Indian intelligence agency warned Sri Lankan authority of the imminent attacks just two hours before the country has been ravaged by a series of suicide blasts that killed more than 300 people on Easter Sunday. The international media also reported, Delhi alerted the Lankan intelligence officials earlier on April 4 and April 20.
Kim Jong-un on his way to Russia for summit
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is on his way to Russia through his private train for a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin that is going to be held near the Pacific coast city of Vladivostok on Thursday. They will discuss about the `nuclear problem` in the Korean peninsula.
50 feared killed in Myanmar after jade mine disaster
More than 50 people were feared dead after a landslide in northern Myanmar`s Kachin state engulfed jade miners on Monday night while they were sleeping. According to the authority, a huge mud lake resulted by a freak accident buried the miners as well as some 40 vehicles. Fifty-four people are still missing in the mud, authority said.
Saudi executes 37 people in one day
Saudi Arabia beheaded 37 citizens, most of them minority Shiites, for alleged terrorism-related crimes on Tuesday across the country. Two of the convicts` allegations were so serious that they were crucified after execution. According to a Saudi dissident, this is the largest mass execution of Shiites in the kingdom’s history.
Imran Khan gets roasted online for ridiculous statement
Pak Prime Minister Imran Khan has been subjected to internet trolling after his blunder about `industry at Germany-Japan border`. At a joint press briefing with Iran president Hassan Rouhani, Mr Khan referred that Japan and Germany are sharing border with each other. Mocking the PM, Pakistan People`s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said, "How embarrassing, this is what happens when you @UniofOxford let people in just because they can play cricket."
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