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    Sri Lanka, India Prime Ministers discuss ways to deepen entire range of bilateral relations

    Sri Lanka, India Prime Ministers discuss ways to deepen entire range of bilateral relations

    Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, who paid an official visit to India from 18-20 October 2018, met with the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today at the Hyderabad House…

    PM meets Rahul Gandhi, Congress Party leaders

    PM meets Rahul Gandhi, Congress Party leaders

    Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who is currently on a three day visit to India, met the President of the Indian National Congress Rahul Gandhi at the Taj Hotel in New…

    India provides assistance to build another 1,200 houses in 50 villages in Sri Lanka

    India provides assistance to build another 1,200 houses in 50 villages in Sri Lanka

    India on Saturday provided Sri Lanka with additional assistance to build another 1,200 houses through 50 model villages. With this, India’s collaboration with Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Housing and Construction…

    President speaks with Indian PM over phone

    President speaks with Indian PM over phone

    President Maithripala Sirisena had a cordial discussion over the telephone with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday evening on several key issues, including the development activities in Sri Lanka and…

    Israel to grant five-year visas for agriculture sector

    Israel to grant five-year visas for agriculture sector

    Israeli has agreed to grant a five-year visa for Sri Lankan migrant workers in the agriculture sector. Deputy Minister Manusha Nanayakkara who visited Israel on the instructions of Telecommunication, Digital…

    Sri Lanka successfully launches a platform to define the Indian Ocean’s future

    Sri Lanka successfully launches a platform to define the Indian Ocean’s future

    Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe,highlighted the need to maintain freedom of navigation and freedom of digital connectivity for the region to grow and prosper and the need for a…

    Sanath Jayasuriya: Ex-Sri Lanka captain faces corruption charges

    Ex-Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged by the International Cricket Council with two breaches of its anti-corruption code. The 49-year-old former all-rounder is accused of failing to co-operate…

    Govt. presents Chemical Weapons Convention Amendment Bill

    Govt. presents Chemical Weapons Convention Amendment Bill

    The government on Friday presented the Chemical Weapons Convention Amendment Bill in Parliament. The Ministry of Defence which is under the purview of President Maithripala Sirisena shall be in charge of…

    PM says no Chinese military base at H’tota

    PM says no Chinese military base at H’tota

    Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has rejected US’ claim that China might set up a “forward military base” at Hambantota Port, describing it as “imaginary”, the Economic Times reported on Thursday.Addressing…

    Developing Economies Call for Global Action to Contain Risks

    Concern over rising risks to emerging market economies were centre stage this week as global Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors gathered in Bali, Indonesia yesterday. Bali hosted both the…

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