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Islamabad: Former Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif has been punished with seven years of imprisonment by an accountability court in Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption reference

Some cracks were found on rural houses and there have been reports of damages to some livestock sheds in the county. The conditions of remote villages were still not available.

At least 43 people have been killed and 584 people were injured after a tsunami hit the coast around Indonesia's Sunda Strait. Over 100 buildings were damaged and two people are also missing.

Catriona Elisa from Philippines was crowned as Miss Universe 2018 at a gala ceremony.  Representatives from South Africa and Venezuela secured the first runner-up and second runner-up respectively.

Ranil Wickremesinghe, on Sunday, has been sworn in as the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka by President Maithripala Sirisena. He has been replaced by Mahinda Rajapaksa who resigned yesterday after failing to garner majority in Parliament.

The University of Oxford in United Kingdom has 200 closed-circuit cameras zooming in on its staff and students. The university said that The number of cameras at the university has grown from an initial six cameras in 1990 as it has sought to use its camera system to prevent and detect crime

At least four people were killed and many were injured after a gunman started shooting at a church in Brazil before turning the gun on himself.

The Human Rights Day was adopted by United Nations General Assembly on Dec 10, 1948 since then it is observed on this date every year.