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Myanmar army and rebels sign draft ceasefire agreement

Myanmar army and rebels sign draft ceasefire agreement

Myanmar’s President Thein Sein has witnessed the signing of a draft ceasefire agreement between the government and 16 rebel groups. The agreement, which came after seven rounds of talks, is…

Sri Lanka backs China’s offer to involve India

Sri Lanka backs China’s offer to involve India

Sri Lanka has backed China’s surprise initiative to make India an important component of a regional cooperation to address New Delhi’s concerns over Chinese involvement in large-scale projects in the…

India and Sri Lanka to fight ISI influence

India and Sri Lanka to fight ISI influence

Top intelligence sources said that some Pakistani embassy staff were using their diplomatic cover in promoting ISI’s anti-India activities Following a change in regime in Sri Lanka, India intelligence agencies…

Australia may join China-led AIIB bank if conditions met

Australia may join China-led AIIB bank if conditions met

Australia said its “prepared to join” a new China-led infrastructure bank should certain conditions be met. Prime Minister Tony Abbott said the country had been talking to China about how…

‘I travelled across the world to finally meet my real mum’ – Girl finds her family after 18 years of waitin

‘I travelled across the world to finally meet my real mum’ – Girl finds her family after 18 years of waitin

Poppy Royal, 21, always knew she was adopted. Then two years ago she decided she needed to find out the truth about the family she’d never met. Growing up, Poppy…

US president felicitates two south asian science, maths mentors

US president felicitates two south asian science, maths mentors

An Indian-American and a Sri Lankan-origin scientist and teacher are among fourteen individuals and one organization named winners of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring…

Lanka to get DCD & Melamine test machine

Lanka to get DCD & Melamine test machine

For the first time in Sri Lanka the Triple Quadrupole Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (LCMSMS) testing machine would be introduced to Sri Lanka from next month, enabling the Industrial Technology…

China launches Sky Net to catch corrupt officials overseas

China launches Sky Net to catch corrupt officials overseas

China has announced a new initiative to help bring to justice corrupt officials who have fled overseas. The plan, called Sky Net, starts next month as part of efforts spearheaded…

Anushka Sharma: Indian media defend actress after cricket loss

Anushka Sharma: Indian media defend actress after cricket loss

Papers, former players and pundits have criticised Twitter users for blaming cricketer Virat Kohli’s girlfriend Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma for India’s defeat against Australia in the World Cup semi-final match.…

Atal Behari Vajpayee: Former Indian PM awarded Bharat Ratna

Atal Behari Vajpayee: Former Indian PM awarded Bharat Ratna

India has conferred its highest civilian award on former prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee. President Pranab Mukherjee visited Mr Vajpayee’s home in Delhi to present the Bharat Ratna to the…

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