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Dec 09, 2017
Sri Lanka formally hands over Hambantota port to China on 99-year leaseSri Lanka received $300 million as the initial payment for the lease of the southern seaport of Hambantota, which the opposition had described as a sellout
Oct 11, 2017
Mahinda Rajapaksa's son Namal arrested for protesting outside Indian consulate in HambantotaThe elder son of former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa has been arrested along with two other parliamentarians for protesting outside the Indian consulate in Hambantota over the proposed lease of an airport to an Indian company.
Jul 02, 2017
Sri Lanka govt has no mandate to create new Constitution, says former president Mahinda RajapaksaSri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sunday warned that the constitutional reform process undertaken would end up with a federal Constitution for the country.
May 13, 2017
One Belt One Road summit: Sri Lanka's Ranil Wickremesinghe leaves for China soon after seeing off Narendra ModiIt has been argued that Rajapaksa's massive infrastructure projects presented the Chinese with a foothold in the island nation.
May 12, 2017
Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa calls on Narendra Modi, praises bilateral tiesSri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday night called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
May 11, 2017
India and Sri Lanka may have signed deals ahead of Narendra Modi's visitIndia and Sri Lanka may have signed deals on economic cooperation before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's arrival in the country, the country's former President Mahinda Rajapaksa claimed on Thursday.
Mar 25, 2017
Sri Lanka visit: Rajinikanth should not have capitulated, if he believed in what he was doingIt is bizarre for Vaiko and company to oppose a move that is going to benefit the Lankan Tamils.
Feb 04, 2017
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena says he is committed to Tamil reconciliationLashing out at critics, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Saturday said his government was "determined and dedicated" to achieve national reconciliation with the minority Tamils despite the work of some opportunists.
Jan 12, 2017
Sri Lanka's Mahinda Rajapaksa does a U-turn on Chinese investment, now opposes Hambantota projectFormer Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday opposed a Chinese-funded industrial park in the port city of Hambantota, threatening to scrap the deal once he returns to power.
Jan 06, 2017
Sri Lankan president Sirisena rejects Rajapaksa's claim about toppling govtSri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has dismissed as "dream" the claim by his predecessor Mahinda Rajapaksa that he would make a political comeback by toppling the current government this year.