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    Mufti Sayeed’s Kashmir remarks anger Indian MPs

    Mufti Sayeed’s Kashmir remarks anger Indian MPs

    India’s government has said it does not agree with the Kashmir chief minister’s remark crediting Pakistan and militants for peaceful state elections. Correspondents say it is a rocky start to…

    Mobile technology helps Sri Lanka cope with climate change

    Mobile technology helps Sri Lanka cope with climate change

    Floods and landslides linked to climate change have battered parts of Sri Lanka in the past two years, disrupting food output, but scientists believe a new programme to install low-cost…

    Sri Lanka will continue to strengthen ties with China

    Sri Lanka will continue to strengthen ties with China

    Sri Lanka will continue to strengthen itsrelations with China and deepen bilateral trade cooperation, Mangala Samaraweera,Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka said in Beijing on Feb. 28. He also encouraged more…

    Chelsea win League Cup final

    Chelsea win League Cup final

    Jose Mourinho claimed his first trophy since returning for his second spell as Chelsea manager with a comfortable Capital One Cup final victory over Tottenham at Wembley. John Terry and…

    Kerry to tackle Lavrov on Ukraine

    Kerry to tackle Lavrov on Ukraine

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Russian counterpart later for talks in Geneva on the Ukraine crisis. The talks come ahead of a new UN report documenting…

    Sushma Swaraj to travel to Sri Lanka this week before Narendra Modi’s visit

    Sushma Swaraj to travel to Sri Lanka this week before Narendra Modi’s visit

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swarajwill arrive here on Friday to set the stage for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka, the first bilateral visit to the country by…

    Sri Lanka not to allow docking of Chinese submarines

    Sri Lanka not to allow docking of Chinese submarines

    Sri Lanka on Saturday said it will not allow Chinese submarines to dock in its ports, a move apparently aimed at allaying India’s concerns. “I really don’t know under what…

    JP calls on Sri Lankan President

    JP calls on Sri Lankan President

    Opposition Jumhooree Party (JP) leader Qasim Ibrahim has on Saturday called on Sri Lankan President Maithiripala Sirisena. Opposition Jumhooree Party (JP) leader Qasim Ibrahim has on Saturday called on Sri…