“The world is observing our collective will. It is necessary that we shouldn’t do anything that allows our enemy to raise a finger at us,” Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said,
The cause of the fire is unknown, but is believed to have started as a ground fire from the dried grass in the parking lot.
Pakistan will be organizing an international seminar on Sri Lanka-Pakistan Buddhist links in collaboration with the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka in March 2019.
Twenty top-level Indian opposition political leaders who met in Kolkata unanimously resolved to remove the Bharatiya Janata Party government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Positive and constructive discussions were held between the three sides on full operationalization of the Trilateral Transit Agreement for international transit & transport through the Chabahar Port. They agreed on the routes for the trade and transit corridors between the three countries.
China has reiterated that the Chinese “dragon” and Indian “elephant” should join each other in a duet, not a duel while New Delhi reinforced that collaboration between the neighboring countries are poised to "usher in an Asian Century" as China's State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrived in New Delhi in the wee hours of Friday for a four-day...
The standoff between President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Wickremesinghe is continuing with the President piling accusation after accusation on Wickremesinghe even after the latter’s reinstatement. On his part, Wickremesinghe has initiated, through the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP), a parliamentary move to abolish the Executive Presidency which he believes Sirisena is misusing for self-aggrandizement. With Sirisena in alliance with the...
Even as he said that he will cooperate with the re-installed Ranil Wickremesinghe government, which he had sacked unceremoniously on October 26, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena demanded that the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement, which the Wickremesinghe government had signed earlier this year, be either terminated or amended.
A survey, conducted by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security in about 60 cities in the country, revealed that employees in private companies are less likely to take paid annual leave, compared with those working in government organizations, institutions and State-owned enterprises, along with foreign companies.
COLOMBO, Dec 7 (NewsIn.Asia) - Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka recorded a 16.8 percent growth in November, compared to the same period last year, with the arrival of over 195,000 tourists, statistics from the Tourism Ministry showed here Friday. India, Britain and China remained the leading markets, generating the most number of tourist arrivals, while numbers from Germany and Australia...