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Narendra Modi woos Tamil community in Sri Lanka, lauds MGR, Murali

Narendra Modi woos Tamil community in Sri Lanka, lauds MGR, Murali

Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the Tamil community on Friday, saying people like Tamil Nadu’s late former chief minister MG Ramachandran and cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan have left an indelible mark on…

PM Modi meets Sri Lanka’s Leader of Opposition

PM Modi meets Sri Lanka’s Leader of Opposition

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Sri Lanka’s Leader of Opposition R. Sampanthan and other leaders of his Tamil National Alliance (TNA) party here on Friday. The meeting was described as…

Diversity calls for celebration, not confrontation: PM Modi in Sri Lanka

Diversity calls for celebration, not confrontation: PM Modi in Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said Sinhala and Tamil communities in Sri Lanka should strengthen unity and harmony as he assured India’s full support to the steps taken by…

Dragon sulks as Modi does balancing act in Sri Lanka

Dragon sulks as Modi does balancing act in Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday did a balancing act in Sri Lanka of keeping Sri Lanka and Sri Lankan Tamils ‘close’ that has definitely left the Dragon sulking. After…

PM to leave for two-day visit to Sri Lanka

PM to leave for two-day visit to Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a two-day visit to Sri Lanka to attend the biggest Buddhist festival ‘Vesak Day’ as its chief guest. The ‘International Day of Vesak’…

As Sri Lanka leans towards China, Modi’s trip has high stakes

As Sri Lanka leans towards China, Modi’s trip has high stakes

(By  Maya Mirchandani – Consulting Editor NDTV  )This week, Sri Lanka is “Dhammadvipa”, the island of Buddhist philosophy, as it celebrates United Nations Vesak Day to mark the birth, enlightenment and…

Finance Minister meets his Philippine counterpart

Finance Minister meets his Philippine counterpart

Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake on the sidelines of the 50th annual summit of the ADB in Yokohama, Japan met his Philippine counterpart Carlos Dominguez.…

Geetha Kumarasinghe vacates Parliamentary post

Geetha Kumarasinghe vacates Parliamentary post

General Secretary of Parliament Dhammika Dasanayake has informed the Elections Commission that the Parliamentary seat of Geetha Kumarasinghe has been vacated. Deputy General Secretary of Parliament Neil Iddawela informed NewsRadio…

PM Modi to visit Sri Lanka on May 11 to attend Vesak Day

PM Modi to visit Sri Lanka on May 11 to attend Vesak Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Sri Lanka on May 11 to attend the biggest Buddhist festival, ‘Vesak Day’. The ‘International Day of Vesak’ celebrations, to be held in…

Modi to meet Indian-origin tea workers during Sri Lanka visit

Modi to meet Indian-origin tea workers during Sri Lanka visit

NEW DELHI: In a move that has come to characterise his visits overseas, Prime minister Narendra Modi will connect with Indian-origin tea workers in Sri Lanka when he travels there…

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