Dawn News

World / South Asia

Sri Lanka's president sacks parliament

President Maithripala Sirisena dissolved the legislature “with effect from midnight today” in an official proclamation.
Published Jun 26, 2015 11:49pm

Monsoon rains kill 81 in India

Nearly 9,000 people have been evacuated to higher districts of Gujarat, which had been suffering from a drought.
Published Jun 26, 2015 12:42pm