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    Sri Lankan crew expected to arrive tomorrow

    Sri Lankan crew expected to arrive tomorrow

    The eight Sri Lankan crew on board the oil tanker Aris 13 who were held captive by Somali pirates for the last four days are expected to arrive in Sri…

    Sri Lanka finance minister pledges fiscal discipline

    Sri Lanka finance minister pledges fiscal discipline

    After a warning from the International Monetary Fund about its thin foreign-currency reserves, the Sri Lankan government has pledged its commitment to strong fiscal discipline in line with conditions stipulated…

    India taking up fishermen issue with Sri Lanka: Sushma

    India taking up fishermen issue with Sri Lanka: Sushma

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said India is taking up the issue of fishermen with the Sri Lankan government through diplomatic channels. She also added that the Sri…

    A bridge between two cities

    A bridge between two cities

    Noted artists from India and Sri Lanka visited Varanasi and Anuradhapura to interrogate their position as sacred living sites and their contemporary politics. If Varanasi is said to be one…

    Somali pirates hijack ship with Sri Lankan crew onboard

    Somali pirates hijack ship with Sri Lankan crew onboard

    UAE oil tanker Aris 13 reportedly hijacked off Somalia, first pirate attack of a commercial vessel there since 2012. Pirates in Somalia have hijacked an oil tanker with eight Sri…

    HE and PM together at the centenary celebration of Great Russian Revolution

    HE and PM together at the centenary celebration of Great Russian Revolution

    President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday  participated at a special event to celebrate the centenary of the Great Russian Revolution 1917 at the BMICH. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe also participated.…

    Sri Lanka to import 5,000 more heads of cattle from Australia

    Sri Lanka to import 5,000 more heads of cattle from Australia

    Sri Lanka will import 5,000 heads of high yield cattle from Australia in May to boost local daily production, a minster said on Saturday. Minister of Rural Economic Development P.…

    Fishermen to withdraw stir today

    Fishermen to withdraw stir today

    Fishermen leaders protesting the killing of K Britjo (21) allegedly by the Sri Lankan navy, decided to call off their six-day-old agitation on Monday evening after Union Ministers Pon Radhakrishnan…

    Bill Clinton Resurfaces with a Dire Warning

    Bill Clinton Resurfaces with a Dire Warning

    Bill Clinton doesn‘t buy this whole “nationalism” thing. In his first major public appearance since the inauguration of Donald Trump, Clinton delivered a keynote speech at a Brookings Institute event.…

    SL signs bilateral agreement with Center for International Development, Harvard

    SL signs bilateral agreement with Center for International Development, Harvard

    Acting Foreign Minister, Harsha de Silva signed a bilateral agreementon Tuesday with Professor Matt Andrews of the Center for International Development (CID), Harvard University. The Harvard CID works to advance…

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