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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.
Oct 06, 2016
Sri Lanka can form new relations with Pakistan and China, but what about the others in South Asia?Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is currently on his second visit to India within two years since the unlikely 'rainbow' coalition of his United National Party (UNP) and the faction of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) under President Maithripala Sirisena came to power in a stupendous election in January 2015.
Sep 01, 2016
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon faces protests on his Sri Lanka visitProtesters held placards with messages like "Where were you, UN?" and have accused the world body of interfering in the country.
Aug 30, 2016
Teen arrested by Sri Lankan police for hacking President's websiteSri Lanka police on Monday arrested a 17-year old school boy on suspicion of hacking into the president's official website, demanding that his university entrance examination dates not be changed, officials said on Monday.