German Foreign Minister in Sri Lanka

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrives in Sri Lanka on a State visit

Protest demanding free and transparent electoral system

A demonstrator places flowers on the shields of policemen during a protest in demand of a free and transparent electoral system in Managua, Nicaragua,...

Sri Lanka Tourism at ITB Berlin 2016

Sri Lanka Tourism takes part in the 50th Berlin International Tourism Fair (ITB) in Berlin, Germany. With 64 local travel industry organizations attending ITB...

Barker donates a cattle pen in Yala

  English celebrity reality TV show personality, noted fashion photographer, author, filmmaker and former model Nigel Barker donates a cattle pen in Yala in an effort...

Stunt rider ‘surfs’ wave on a motorbike

Stunt rider 'surf' the wave on a motorbike. (Source: Huanqiu.com/Xinhuanet.com)

Christmas theme park in Qingdao attracts visitors

People visit a Christmas theme park at a shopping mall in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, Dec. 15, 2015. A Christmas theme park attracted...

Swim takes Colombo by storm

  The inaugural edition of Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) 'Swim', presented by OLU Tropical Water and the foremost swimwear designers and manufacturers in the region,...

Showing his abilities

A disabled man makes educational toys at a toy workshop at Mandiri Disability Foundation in Bantul, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Nov. 24, 2015. Eighty percent of...

Students take to the streets again

Hundreds of university students at a protest against the police in Colombo today after the police was accused of assaulting students during a demonstration last week Picture...

People take part in “Colombian Tomatina”

Residents take part in the 9th edition of the "Colombian Tomatina", in Sutamarchan municipality, Boyaca department, Colombia, on June 7, 2015. According to local...

Int’l Women’s Day marked around the world

GAZA, March 7, 2016 (Xinhua) -- A Palestinian woman assembles a woodcarving inside a carpentry workshop in Gaza City, on March 7, 2016. 13...

Demanding free higher education in Chile

  Demonstrators throw objects to carabiniers after the national march for education in Valparaiso, Chile, on May 14, 2015. Chilean government condemned on Thursday the...

Sri Lankan Mission in New York celebrates UN ties

The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka in New York yesterday celebrated the 60th anniversary of the admission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations...

Celebrating Eid al-Fitr

Thousands of Charlotte-area Muslims gathered on Friday, July 17, 2015 to mark the end of Ramadan with prayer and greetings of "Eid Mubarak," which...

Post budget chat

President Maithripala Sirisena has a chat with former Education Minister Bandula Gunawardena following the presentation of the 2016 budget in Parliament today

Nepalese Living Goddess visits Buddhist shrines

Nepalese Living Goddess Kumari (C) is carried during the pilgrimage of "Bahi Dya Byoyegu", or the visit to Bahals, in Kathmandu, Nepal, Aug. 31,...

Chinese Lunar New Year at Manhattan’s Chinatown in New York

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2016 (Xinhua) -- People take photos during the traditional lion dance in Manhattan's Chinatown in New York, the United States...

People celebrate Christmas in India

An Indian child poses for photos during Christmas celebrations at Park Street in Kolkata, capital of eastern Indian state West Bengal, Dec. 25, 2015....

Rebuilding after the quake

Workers demolish a gateway building of Machhendranath temple in a reconstruction process at Janabahal in Kathmandu, Nepal, July 12, 2015. Reconstruction process of the...

Tourists amazed by artificial water cascades

Tourists look at water cascades generated by the Xiaolangdi Dam on the Yellow River in central China's Henan Province, June 29, 2015. The artificial...