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    Rosaiah demands justice for war victims in Sri Lanka

    Rosaiah demands justice for war victims in Sri Lanka

    The Indian government should prevail upon the Sri Lankan government to take action against those who had committed crimes against Tamils in the last phase of the war, Tamil Nadu…

    Trial in murder case against ex-Lankan min begins

    Trial in murder case against ex-Lankan min begins

    The trial in the nearly three decade- old murder case in which former Sri Lankan Minister Douglas Devananda is an accused commenced today at a city court. The trial began…

    Two Indian naval ships are now at Colombo port for training interaction

    Two Indian naval ships are now at Colombo port for training interaction

    Indian Navy Sail Training Ships, “Tharangini” and “Sudarshini” arrived at the port of Colombo on 17th January 2016 on a training visit. They were welcomed by the Sri Lanka Navy…

    Don’t go beyond 13th Amendment: Rajapaksa

    Don’t go beyond 13th Amendment: Rajapaksa

    Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who favoured, four years ago, the idea of “13 Amendment Plus” to address the Tamil question, on Sunday made it clear that that the scheme…

    President Aliyev signs order to promote non-oil products’ export

    President Aliyev signs order to promote non-oil products’ export

    Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev signed an order Jan. 18 on additional measures to promote exports of non-oil products. “In recent years, there have been significant achievements in development of the…

    Sri Lanka turns to social media for help in drafting new constitution

    Sri Lanka turns to social media for help in drafting new constitution

    Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Sunday announced officials will use social media to seek public opinion on a proposed new constitution aimed at preventing a return to ethnic war. Wickremesinghe…

    Anuradha Roy wins 2016 DSC prize for South Asian literature

    Anuradha Roy wins 2016 DSC prize for South Asian literature

    Indian writer Anuradha Roy was awarded the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2016 for her novel Sleeping on Jupiter at a ceremony held at the Fairway Galle Literary Festival…

    Pakistan, Sri Lanka eye $1bn trade

    Pakistan, Sri Lanka eye $1bn trade

    Pakistan and Sri Lanka are striving to boost the bilateral trade to $1 billion from the current $325 million. This was stated by the Commerce Minister Khurram Dastgir while inaugurating…

    Labour-hire company faces court over allegations of exploiting Pacific island workers in 416 Visa program

    Labour-hire company faces court over allegations of exploiting Pacific island workers in 416 Visa program

    A labour-hire company in Queensland is facing legal action for alleged exploitation of workers recruited from Vanuatu to pick fruit and vegetables. The 22 workers were recruited under the 416…

    UK Foreign Minister on a three-day official visit to Sri Lanka

    UK Foreign Minister on a three-day official visit to Sri Lanka

    Britain’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hugo Swire arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airport this morning(14) for a three-day official visit. The Foreign Affairs Ministry stated that during his…