(CALIFORNIA, LANKAPUVATH) –A woman died and four other individuals were injured following a shooting incident at the YouTube Headquarters in California, USA this morning."Shootout at YouTube headquarters: Woman killed, four injured"
(EGYPT, LANKAPUVATH) –In a result that comes as no shock to Egyptians and the rest of the world, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has won the presidential elections with 97 percent of the votes, final results showed, securing another four-year term."Abdel Fattah el-Sisi narrowly misses 100 percent of vote in Egypt"
(SOUTH AFRICAN, LANKAPUVATH) –Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid campaigner and former wife of the late President Nelson Mandela, has died at age 81."Nelson Mandela’s former wife, Winnie Mandela dies at 81"
(CHINA, LANKAPUVATH) – It was a fiery end to what was once one of China’s highest profile space projects."China’s Tiangong-1 space lab plummets to earth, breaks up over Pacific Ocean"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A Nepali Sherpa is hoping to summit Mount Everest for a record-breaking 22nd time next month, during the busy climbing season that each year sees hundreds of climbers reach the top of the world."Sherpa to climb Mount Everest for a record 22nd time"
(PAKISTAN, LANKAPUVATH) –Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has returned to Pakistan for the first time since being shot by Taliban militants."Malala Yousafzai returns to Pakistan for first time since shooting"
(EGYPT, LANKAPUVATH) – Scientists in Australia have discovered the remains of a mummy in a 2,500-year-old coffin that was previously classified as empty."Mummy found in Egyptian coffin that was thought to be empty"
(MALAYSIAN, LANKAPUVATH) –THE MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT Monday proposed a “fake news” law which would carry a maximum 10-year jail term, including for articles published abroad, sparking fears of a crackdown on dissent as elections loom."Malaysian government proposes 10 year jail term for ‘fake news’"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted on Wednesday that his company has made mistakes in a data leak that caused grave concern about user privacy possibly abused for political purposes."Facebook CEO Zuckerberg admits mistakes in data leak scandal"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The US Federal Trade Commission is reported to be investigating Facebook after allegations that 50 million users’ private information was misused by a political consultancy firm."Facebook being investigated by US Federal Trade Commission"