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10 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of garbage collapses

10 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of garbage collapses

Four children were killed in the collapse in Kolonnawa, in the north-east of the capital of Colombo , national hospital spokeswoman Pushpa Soysa said. We heard people shouting. Businessman Saman Wimalasiri said he helped to rescue several people trapped inside wrecked homes. Houses behind us were coming towards us, they were flying at us.


On Good Friday, Pope speaks of shame for Church and humanity

On Good Friday, Pope speaks of shame for Church and humanity

We should never attempt to separate these three graces of the Gospel: "Its truth, which is non-negotiable; its mercy, which is unconditional and offered to all sinners; and its joy, which is personal and open to everyone", urged Pope Francis.



North Korea warns against US "hysteria" as it marks founder's birth

The North has said it has developed and would launch a missile that can strike the mainland US. China, North Korea's sole major ally and neighbor which nevertheless opposes its weapons program, has called for talks leading to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.


Roy Williams reveals why Michael Jordan missed North Carolina's championship win

Roy Williams reveals why Michael Jordan missed North Carolina's championship win

And normally the national champions would be planning a visit to the White House to celebrate their tremendous season, but that might not be the case for the Tar Heels. "We did a lot of things that people didn't expect us to do this year". The Tar Heels' coach has been critical of Trump in the past, blasting the president's social media usage at last month's Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.



SC bans hotels, restaurants along highways from serving liquor

He said the state government will also take a review of a notification pertaining to highways. "Around 1,000 such hotels are affected by the liquor ban", he said. Speakers in the meeting said the Supreme Court's decision has left countless employees in the hospitality industry shocked and dismayed. A PIL had revealed that nearly 1.42 lakh people died due to road accidents in 2015 alone with around 400 deaths every day.



Gibraltar scolds Tusk, says European Union helping Spain to act like a…

Picardo accused Spain of trying to "manipulate" Brexit negotiations in a bid to make a claim on the territory. An official spokesman for 10 Downing Street said: "The prime minister said we remain absolutely dedicated to working with Gibraltar for the best possible outcome on Brexit, and will continue to involve them fully in the process".