Trump has since made that mediation offer twice. But the senior official has now described it as an offer to “assist” and only if both countries wanted.
An Indian grant of US$ 6.7 million is helping Sri Lanka build 100 Model Villages with a total of 2400 houses.
In the first phase, 626 dwellings and 114 shops were handed over to the beneficiaries by Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
Lankan Minister Anoma Gamage and Indian diplomat Suja Menon spoke about synergies between the Indian and Lankan textile industries and scope for further collaboration.
These symbols of unity are often subjects of debate and differences and, occasionally, of litigation and boycott.
https://youtu.be/4we3DSBtOFY The spot-billed pelican that you see in Beira Lake in Central Colombo is an internationally endangered species. Beira lake is an urban oasis surrounded by a leafy walking track and busy commercial offices across the road. It is a refuge for birds like the pelicans which need water bodies to survive in a concrete urban jungle. The lake is...
June 20 (AP) — The leaders of China and North Korea met in the North’s capital on Thursday, their fifth meeting in 15 months, with stalled nuclear negotiations with Washington expected to be on the agenda. China’s official Xinhua news agency reported that the talks in Pyongyang between Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had...
June 19 (IANS) - Increasing red meat consumption, particularly processed red meat, is associated with a higher risk of death, researchers warned. A study published in the journal BMJ shows that replacing red meat with other protein sources, such as eggs and fish, whole grains and vegetables, over time may help you live longer. For the study, a team of researchers from...
President Mithripala Sirisena said that such testimonies will expose vital information to the detriment of the nation.
Each of the "ancient" languages below has a little something special—something ancient—to differentiate it from the masses. But all "new" languages have grown out of ancient ones says the author Lani Seelinger