Air India to operate Varanasi-Colombo flights for pilgrims

Air India to operate Varanasi-Colombo flights for pilgrims

For the first time Air India will commence twice weekly flights beginning on 04 August. This operation will also facilitate the Hindu Pilgrims in their travel to the great city of Varanasi. The Air India-operated Airbus flight with 172 economy and 12 J Class (semi-luxury) seats will operate…

Sri Lanka eyes 26 per cent growth in Indian tourists

Sri Lanka eyes 26 per cent growth in Indian tourists

Sri Lanka is eyeing a 26 per cent growth in the footfall of tourists from India in the year 2017. “We had 3,56,000 tourists from India in the year 2016. This year we are aiming at 4,50,000 travellers from the country, a growth of 26 per cent,” Sri…

India and Japan to build LNG terminal in Sri Lanka

India and Japan to build LNG terminal in Sri Lanka

In a bid to counter China’s growing influence in the Island nation, India and Japan will join hands to set up a $250 million LNG import terminal in Sri Lanka, according to a report by the Press Trust of India . «An agreement has been reached between the…

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister to meet Modi, Swaraj

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister to meet Modi, Swaraj

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday evening, according to sources at Sri Lanka’s…

Second Indian ship with relief goods arrive

Second Indian ship with relief goods arrive

INS Shardul, the second Indian cargo ship with relief goods for the flood victims arrived at the port…

Nepalese President arrives in Sri Lanka

Nepalese President arrives in Sri Lanka

Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari arrived at the Bandaranayke International Airport (BIA), today to participate in the closing…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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