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Indian Air Force chief BS Dhanoa meets Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe; regional security, defence among issues discussed

Indian Air Force chief BS Dhanoa meets Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe; regional security, defence among issues discussed

Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa called on Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo and held discussions on matters of bilateral importance, according to Sri…

Credit card hacking detected in Punjab

Credit card hacking detected in Punjab

The law enforcement agencies have traced out gang that was involved in hacking and stealing pin codes of credit and ATM cards in two districts of Bahawalpur division including Rahimyar…

CMEC to build 400 MW LNG power plant, terminal in Sri Lanka

CMEC to build 400 MW LNG power plant, terminal in Sri Lanka

China Machinery Engineering Corporation is to build a 400MW natural gas power plant in Sri Lanka’s southern Hambantota  industrial zone, a government spokesman said. The project will be implemented under…

Sri Lanka tests 25MW Moragahakanda hydropower plant

Sri Lanka tests 25MW Moragahakanda hydropower plant

Sri Lanka has begun test runs on a 25 MegaWatt hydropower plant in Moragahakanda after heavy rains filled a newly built reservoir in Moragahakanda. Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena, has…

Ukraine and Sri Lanka are to ratify on Criminal Matters and Sentence persons

Ukraine and Sri Lanka are to ratify on Criminal Matters and Sentence persons

Ambassador for Ukraine to Sri Lanka, resident in New Delhi, Igor Polika, and Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka Prasad Kariyawasam exchanged Instruments of Ratification of…

Bangladesh Naval ship in the island

Bangladesh Naval ship in the island

Making a three-day official goodwill visit, the Bangladesh Naval Ship (BNS) Bijoy arrived in Sri Lanka on Wednesday (6th Dec.).   According to Navy media, the ship was accorded a…

Sri Lanka to hand port to Chinese firm, receive $300 million

Sri Lanka to hand port to Chinese firm, receive $300 million

Sri Lanka will hand over commercial activities in its main southern port to a Chinese company on Saturday and receive around $300 million out of a $1.1 billion deal soon…

SL, US to amend open skies deal facilitating efficient cargo movement

SL, US to amend open skies deal facilitating efficient cargo movement

United States and Sri Lanka on Monday signed an agreement to amend the bilateral Open Skies Agreement of 2002 to facilitate the movement of cargo more efficiently and profitably. US…

Sri Lanka paceman Suranga Lakmal vomits on field

Sri Lanka paceman Suranga Lakmal vomits on field

Sri Lanka paceman Suranga Lakmal vomitted on the field before walking off as Delhi’s notorious smog, which may rob the Indian capital of future winter tests, continued to plague the…

Why India is buying the world’s emptiest airport

Why India is buying the world’s emptiest airport

(By Dr David Brewster)  Geopolitical rivalry between big powers sometimes yields odd results. The latest development in growing strategic competition across the Indian Ocean region is India’s purchase of what…

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