dailymirror.lk http://dailymirror.lk/RSS_Feeds/world-news-main The only Sri Lankan newspaper with round the clock news updates - Dailymirror Online Edition en-us rangazone.r@gmail.com Copyright 2018 SpaceX Plans to Send 2 Tourists Around Moon in 2018 http://www.dailymirror.lk/124701/SpaceX-Plans-to-Send-Tourists-Around-Moon-in- http://www.dailymirror.lk/124701/SpaceX-Plans-to-Send-Tourists-Around-Moon-in- The SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk, revealed on Monday that two people have paid for a private mission around the moon, tentatively set for launch in 2018 with the private company’s yet untested Falcon Heavy rocket.

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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:24:55 +0000
NATO obsolete, Merkel made a “catastrophic mistake” on refugees: Trump http://www.dailymirror.lk/122258/NATO-obsolete-Merkel-made-a-catastrophic-mistake-on-refugees-Trump http://www.dailymirror.lk/122258/NATO-obsolete-Merkel-made-a-catastrophic-mistake-on-refugees-Trump NATO is “obsolete”, Germany’s Angela Merkel made a “catastrophic mistake” on refugees, Brexit will be “great” and the US could cut a deal with Russia: Donald Trump unleashed a volley of broadsides Sunday in interviews with European media.   

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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:01:50 +0000
Prince William to quit his job as rescue pilot http://www.dailymirror.lk/122190/Prince-William-to-quit-his-job-as-rescue-pilot http://www.dailymirror.lk/122190/Prince-William-to-quit-his-job-as-rescue-pilot HINDUSTAN TIMES, 15th JANUARY, 2017-Britain’s Prince William is getting ready to quit his part-time job as an air ambulance rescue pilot to become a full-time royal.

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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:47:30 +0000
Trumps lambasts ‘fools’ who oppose better Russia ties http://www.dailymirror.lk/121907/Trumps-lambasts-fools-who-oppose-better-Russia-ties http://www.dailymirror.lk/121907/Trumps-lambasts-fools-who-oppose-better-Russia-ties President-elect Donald Trump condemned Russia critics on Saturday, calling those who oppose better relations with Moscow “stupid” people and “fools” in his latest Twitter tirade.   

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Mon, 09 Jan 2017 09:48:31 +0000
No doubt Russia interfered in election : US intel chief http://www.dailymirror.lk/121822/No-doubt-Russia-interfered-in-election-US-intel-chief http://www.dailymirror.lk/121822/No-doubt-Russia-interfered-in-election-US-intel-chief Brushing aside Donald Trump’s dismissiveness, the nation’s intelligence chief insisted Thursday that U.S. agencies are more confident than ever that Russia interfered in America’s recent presidential election. And he called the former Cold War foe an “existential threat” to the nation.   

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Sat, 07 Jan 2017 00:03:16 +0000
‘If there’s sugar, ants will come’: http://www.dailymirror.lk/121717/-If-there-s-sugar-ants-will-come- http://www.dailymirror.lk/121717/-If-there-s-sugar-ants-will-come- Aminister and an MP in India have   suggested that it’s the way women dress that’s to blame for the mass  sex attack in Bangalore on New Year’s Eve.   

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Thu, 05 Jan 2017 09:00:08 +0000
Trump: North Korea intercontinental missile ‘won’t happen’ http://www.dailymirror.lk/121655/Trump-North-Korea-intercontinental-missile-won-t-happen- http://www.dailymirror.lk/121655/Trump-North-Korea-intercontinental-missile-won-t-happen- President-elect Donald Trump contended Monday night that North Korea would not be able to develop a nuclear weapon capable of reaching the United States, despite its claims to the contrary, and berated China for not doing enough to help stop the rogue state’s weapons program.   

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Wed, 04 Jan 2017 10:00:53 +0000
US denies Israeli claims that US was behind UN resolution http://www.dailymirror.lk/121373/US-denies-Israeli-claims-that-US-was-behind-UN-resolution http://www.dailymirror.lk/121373/US-denies-Israeli-claims-that-US-was-behind-UN-resolution RT.COM/ 27 Dec, 2016 -   Accusations by the Israeli ambassador that the US was behind the UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements are “just not true,” the US State Department said. Israel has blamed Washington for not vetoing the resolution.   

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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:54:14 +0000
Farmers forced to dump the produce as banknote ban turns bumper crop worthless http://www.dailymirror.lk/121288/Farmers-forced-to-dump-the-produce-as-banknote-ban-turns-bumper-crop-worthless http://www.dailymirror.lk/121288/Farmers-forced-to-dump-the-produce-as-banknote-ban-turns-bumper-crop-worthless Farmers across India are battling a steep fall in wholesale vegetable prices and are forced to discard their produce as a nationwide cash crunch following the scrapping of high-value banknotes hurts demand.   

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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 09:02:23 +0000
Manhunt for Berlin terrorist intensifies http://www.dailymirror.lk/121124/Manhunt-for-Berlin-terrorist-intensifies http://www.dailymirror.lk/121124/Manhunt-for-Berlin-terrorist-intensifies Associates of terror suspect Anis Amri the man suspected to be behind the truck attack in Berlin left 12 dead and dozens injured have been arrested in Germany as elite commando units raided addresses across the country as they searched for Europe’s most wanted man.  

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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 09:25:21 +0000
Police fear Berlin truck rampage driver still at large http://www.dailymirror.lk/121039/Police-fear-Berlin-truck-rampage-driver-still-at-large http://www.dailymirror.lk/121039/Police-fear-Berlin-truck-rampage-driver-still-at-large A Pakistani asylum-seeker suspected of ploughing a lorry into a Berlin Christmas market and killing 12 people may not be the right man, police said on Tuesday, sparking fears the real killer could be on the run.   

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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:02:50 +0000
Evacutions resume in E. Aleppo: 350 people leave rebel-held area http://www.dailymirror.lk/120971/Evacutions-resume-in-E-Aleppo-people-leave-rebel-held-area http://www.dailymirror.lk/120971/Evacutions-resume-in-E-Aleppo-people-leave-rebel-held-area Some 350 people were able to leave a rebel-held pocket of east Aleppo on Sunday, a medical official said, despite the official postponement of evacuations of civilians and fighters from the devastated Syrian city.   

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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 10:44:41 +0000
China to return seized U.S. drone http://www.dailymirror.lk/120910/China-to-return-seized-U-S-drone http://www.dailymirror.lk/120910/China-to-return-seized-U-S-drone China will return an underwater U.S. drone seized by a naval vessel this week in the South China Sea, both countries said on Saturday, but Beijing complained that Washington had been “hyping up” the incident.   

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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:00:01 +0000
Aleppo rebel evacuation under way after ceasefire deal http://www.dailymirror.lk/120797/Aleppo-rebel-evacuation-under-way-after-ceasefire-deal http://www.dailymirror.lk/120797/Aleppo-rebel-evacuation-under-way-after-ceasefire-deal An operation to evacuate thousands of civilians and fighters from the last rebel bastion in Aleppo was under way on Thursday, part of a ceasefire deal that would end years of fighting for the city and mark a major victory for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.   

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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 09:30:49 +0000
Deadly clashes hit Aleppo as evacuation deal on hold http://www.dailymirror.lk/120719/Deadly-clashes-hit-Aleppo-as-evacuation-deal-on-hold http://www.dailymirror.lk/120719/Deadly-clashes-hit-Aleppo-as-evacuation-deal-on-hold Deadly clashes erupted in Syria’s Aleppo on Wednesday and a deal for the evacuation of rebel areas was on hold, leaving thousands of cold and hungry civilians uncertain of their future.   

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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 15:53:31 +0000
Afghan forces retake district from Taliban http://www.dailymirror.lk/114451/Afghan-forces-retake-district-from-Taliban http://www.dailymirror.lk/114451/Afghan-forces-retake-district-from-Taliban KUNDUZ, AFP, Aug 21, 2016 - Afghan forces have recaptured a district that had fallen briefly to the Taliban, officials and residents said Sunday, after thousands of people fled their homes in Afghanistan's northeastern Kunduz province.

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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 18:18:44 +0000
Trump calls for President Obama to resign http://www.dailymirror.lk/110866/Trump-calls-for-President-Obama-to-resign http://www.dailymirror.lk/110866/Trump-calls-for-President-Obama-to-resign Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump said in a statement on Sunday that President Barack Obama should resign.

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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 16:48:22 +0000
15 dead from alcohol poisoning in Pakistan http://www.dailymirror.lk/107236/-dead-from-alcohol-poisoning-in-Pakistan http://www.dailymirror.lk/107236/-dead-from-alcohol-poisoning-in-Pakistan At least 15 people including two women died in a southern Pakistani town after drinking tainted liquor, with dozens more sickened, police said on Tuesday.

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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 19:16:27 +0000
‘Gift from Saudi royal family to Malaysian PM’ http://www.dailymirror.lk/104171/gift-from-saudi-roy http://www.dailymirror.lk/104171/gift-from-saudi-roy Tue, 26 Jan 2016 05:14:59 +0000 Assailant in Paris attacks identified http://www.dailymirror.lk/95341/assailant-in-paris-attacks-identified http://www.dailymirror.lk/95341/assailant-in-paris-attacks-identified Sun, 15 Nov 2015 10:23:45 +0000