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    Southern comfort

    Southern comfort

    Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar’s visit to Sri Lanka which begins Saturday, indicates a new thrust in India’s policy towards its southern neighbour. For the first time, an Indian foreign secretary…

    Belgian PM assures to work closer with Lanka

    Belgian PM assures to work closer with Lanka

    Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel yesterday assured that his country will closely work with Sri Lanka to revive relations between the two nations which had weakened during the past few…

    Indian Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar to visit Sri Lanka this weekend

    Indian Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar to visit Sri Lanka this weekend

    Indian Foreign Secretary S.Jaishankar is to visit Sri Lanka with a business delegation this weekend, to promote Indian business and investment in the island nation in accordance with the Narendra…

    PM meets EC President

    PM meets EC President

    Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who is on an official visit to Belgium on Tuesday met the President of the European Commission Jean Claude Junker at the EC headquarters in Berlaymont…

    UN Rapporteur On Minority Issues Recommends Independent Minorities Commission For Sri Lanka

    UN Rapporteur On Minority Issues Recommends Independent Minorities Commission For Sri Lanka

    The US Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues, Rita Izsak-Ndiaye, has suggested to the Sri Lankan government to set up a fully-empowered Minority Rights Commission under the constitution which is now…

    PM calls on EU Vice President

    PM calls on EU Vice President

    High Representative of the External Action and the Vice President of European Union (HR/VP) Federica Mohgerini , congratulated the Sri Lankan authorities for their achievements over the past 21 months…

    European Council vows to regain GSP+

    European Council vows to regain GSP+

    European Council President Donald Tusk has pledged the Council’s fullest support to regain the Generalized System of Preferences plus concession for Sri Lanka. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who is in…

    PM discusses renewable energy with Belgium’s Prince Laurent

    PM discusses renewable energy with Belgium’s Prince Laurent

    Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, in Belgium to renegotiate GSP+ concessions for Sri Lanka, met yesterday with Prince Laurent, son of King Albert II. Prince Laurent, a military officer, is president…

    China, Sri Lanka vow to deepen cooperation within Belt and Road framework

    China, Sri Lanka vow to deepen cooperation within Belt and Road framework

    Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday, vowing to deepen bilateral pragmatic cooperation within the Belt and Road framework. The two leaders met on…

    President holds bilateral discussions with Indian Premier

    President holds bilateral discussions with Indian Premier

    President Maithripala Sirisena who is in India to participate BRICS Outreach Summit held bilateral discussion with the Indian Premier Narendra Modi at the Taj Exotica Hotel in Goa today (Oct.…

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