Devusinh Chauhan addresses Ministerial Roundtable at Plenipotentiary Conference of ITU

Bucharest, (UNI) Minister of State for Communications Devusinh Chauhan has participated in the Ministerial Roundtable, which is part of Plenipotentiary Conference 2022 of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), here in Romania.

The theme of the conference was

32 Sri Lankans migrate every hour

Colombo, Sep 26 (UNI) Thirty-two Sri Lankans go abroad every hour to escape the serious economic crisis that has gripped the country, the Chairman of the National Movement for a Just Society, Karu Jayasuriya, said in remarks published on Monday.

He told an event in

Boat capsizes death toll rises to 29

Dhaka, Sep 26 (UNI) The death in a boat capsize in Bangladesh has risen to 29, with 63 passengers still reported missing, authorities said on Monday.

Four more bodies were recovered on Monday morning following the tragedy in Karatoa river in Panchagarh on Sunday.

2 killed in South Korea outlet mall fire

Seoul, Sep 26 (UNI) A fire broke out at an outlet mall in the South Korean central city of Daejeon on Monday, leaving two people dead, one seriously injured and four others missing, according to Yonhap news agency.    
The fire began around 7:45 am local tim

Biden declares state of emergency in Florida

Washington, Sep 25 (UNI) US President Joe Biden declared a state of emergency in the state of Florida due to tropical storm Ian and ordered federal assistance to be provided to local authorities, the White House said.

Earlier on Saturday, the US National Aeronautic

B'desh: Durga puja will be celebrated in 32,168 mandaps

By Mir Afroz Zaman

Dhaka, Sep 24 (UNI) Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of Sanatan Dharma followers (Hindu community), will begin on September 25 through Mahalaya.

After a gap of two years due to Corona, Durga puja will be

Canada to send military aid to storm-hit eastern region

Ottawa, Sep 25 (UNI) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that his government would deploy armed forces to assist in the recovery of the storm-hit eastern region.  

After making landfall on Saturday morning, post-tropical storm Fiona brought intens

US to ease Internet curbs for Iranians

Washington, Sep 24 (UNI) The US says it will ease Internet curbs on Iran to counter Tehran's clampdown on protests which were sparked by a woman's death in police custody leading to 35 deaths in the worst unrest in Iran for years.

"We are going to help

Beijing: US sending ‘dangerous signals’ on Taiwan

New York, Sep 24 (UNI) China has accused the US of sending “very wrong, dangerous signals” on Taiwan after the US secretary of state told his Chinese counterpart that the maintenance of peace and stability over Taiwan was vitally important.

Taiwan was t

North's nuke test likely during Harris' Japan-SKorea visit: US official

Washington, Sep 24 (UNI) North Korea may well conduct a nuclear test during US Vice President Kamala Harris' upcoming trip to Japan and South Korea as Pyongyang has been preparing for such a test, a senior US administration official has said.

The official warne