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Three killed, 100 injured in communal clashes in Sri Lanka

At least three people were killed and nearly 100 others injured when communal clashes broke out in a popular Sri Lankan tourist region, even as President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday warned rioters......

Do career diplomats make for better US ambassadors to India?

'A good ambassador needs to know, and to represent, the interests of the United States. In South Asia, career officers have done well by this standard; so have most of the non-career appointees.'......

US releases pics of civilian deaths during Lankan civil war

In a significant move coinciding with the visit of a top United States official probing war crimes, the American embassy in Colombo on Thursday posted pictures of places where civilians had died......

24 fishermen arrested by Lankan navy released

The 49 Indian fishermen, arrested by Sri Lankan navy recently, have been released and will return home in a couple of days, Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday said in Chennai. The government said......

Scarred by war, Nehru destroyed message from Zhou

'He struck a match, and held the paper to the flames... He said it would take more than a quarter of a century to return to any substantive negotiation, provided the Chinese refrained from another......

US visa rules: Embassy site carries complaints

In an unusual move, the US Embassy in New Delhi has put on its website several complaints emanating from recent changes in visa regulations made by India in the aftermath of the arrest of terror......

Jet says Sahara talks still on

Jet Airways has informed the Bombay Stock Exchange that its talks with Sahara Airlines were in progress, and "at this point in time, the parties have not concluded any agreements."Although Jet did......

How to attract tourists to India

Indian travel companies are getting practical. Realising that Phuket, Colombo, Kathmandu and Genting Heights are attracting far more tourists from Western countries, and also that the Indian......

Pakistan Airlines awaits nod for India flights

Pakistan's national airline said on Wednesday resumption of flights to India would take at least 10 days once the estranged South Asian neighbours formally announce a restoration of air links.On......

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Q. Which countries have two capitals?
:  A. BeninPorto-Novo is the official capital of Benin but Cotonou is the seat of government.BoliviaThe administrative capital of Bolivia is La Paz while...... more

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The Tuticorin-Sri Lanka link

Tracing the history of maritime trade with Sri Lanka through traditional mode of shipment by vessels from Tuticorin, S. Lasington Fernando,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/the-tuticorinsri-lanka-link/article6236885.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
US Concerned About Lankan Curbs on NGOs

COLOMBO: The United States said on Wednesday that it is concerned about a Sri Lankan Ministry of Defence order to Non-Governmental Organizations... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-Concerned-About-Lankan-Curbs-on-NGOs/2014/07/10/article2323117.ece
4 top LTTE members arrested in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Four suspected Tamil Tigers, including a man allegedly involved in the 1999 assassination attempt on the then Sri Lankan President... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/4-top-ltte-members-arrested-in-malaysia_945059.html
US Revokes Visa of Buddhist Nationalist Monk in Sri Lanka

Colombo: The US has revoked a visa given to the chief of a hardline Buddhist group in Sri Lanka accused of involvement in the recent violence... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/us-revokes-visa-of-buddhist-nationalist-monk-in-sri-lanka-550835
New UN probe puts pressure on Sri Lanka

WASHINGTON: A new UN investigation into allegations of will intensify international pressure on its government and could probe the purported... ...

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