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Billionaire Binod Chaudhary predicts new “wave of growth” in Sri Lanka

Billionaire Binod Chaudhary predicts new “wave of growth” in Sri Lanka

Nepali billionaire and business tycoon Dr Binod Chaudhary, who is a major investor in Sri Lankan leisure sector, believes Sri Lanka is about to experience a new “wave of growth” in spite of the series of Easter Sunday attacks and its fallout. Chairman of CG Corp Global Chaudhary,…

Indian Premier concludes Sri Lanka visit; pledges to strengthen relations

Indian Premier concludes Sri Lanka visit; pledges to strengthen relations

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who visited Sri Lanka today on an invitation extended by President Maithripala Sirisena, held discussions at the President’s House in Colombo. Prime Minister Modi was ceremoniously received by President Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat and accorded a Guard of Honour and 19 Gun…

Pakistani and Afghan Refugees Seek Safe Haven in Sri Lanka

Pakistani and Afghan Refugees Seek Safe Haven in Sri Lanka

 Thirteen-year-old Bariea, a Pakistani asylum seeker in Sri Lanka, is taking shelter at a mosque in the city of Negombo, where an uneasy mix of high anxiety and extreme boredom hover over the room. “We just have a few small bags, mostly clothes,” said Bariea. “We thought we…

New Indian External Affairs Minister for stronger Indo-Lanka ties

New Indian External Affairs Minister for stronger Indo-Lanka ties

Newly appointed Indian External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar assured his support to strengthen the relations between Sri…

Indian PM holds talks with President Sirisena

Indian PM holds talks with President Sirisena

A day after being sworn in with his 57-member council of ministers by President Ram Nath Kovind, Indian…

Japan and India to develop Sri Lanka’s Colombo port, countering China

Japan and India to develop Sri Lanka’s Colombo port, countering China

Sri Lanka has agreed to jointly develop a container terminal at the Port of Colombo with Japan and…

Sri Lanka, Pulwama attacks made determined to fight terrorism: Indian FM

Sri Lanka, Pulwama attacks made determined to fight terrorism: Indian FM

India on Wednesday said the ghastly bombings in Sri Lanka at a time when the wounds of the…

India will support Lanka’s fight against terrorism

India will support Lanka’s fight against terrorism

Indian High Commissioner in Colombo Taranjit Singh Sandhu yesterday said that India will stand shoulder to shoulder with…

India to provide counter-terrorism, warfare assistance, says Sri Lankan army chief

India to provide counter-terrorism, warfare assistance, says Sri Lankan army chief

The army chief of Sri Lanka said that India would be providing Sri Lanka with counter-terrorism technology and…

ADB in close partnership with Int’l Community to support Sri Lanka

ADB in close partnership with Int’l Community to support Sri Lanka

The Asian Development Bank (ADB), is coordinating closely with the UN and members of the International Community and…

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