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So you think politics in India is complicated? Go to Sri Lanka!

Sri Lanka's President Mithripala Sirisena addresses the nation at his party's office in Colombo. Photographs: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters The country has a fiendishly complicated electoral system......

Rajapaksa's loss can be Modi's gain

Dealing with the Sirisena government in Sri Lanka, says G Ganapathy Subramaniam, is a lot easier for India than engaging with the Rajapaksa regime. More than 100,000 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees live......

Exclusive! 'India must be on guard against Tamil separatists'

'India's friendship and support is very important to Sri Lanka. It is a matter of regret that India appears to have thought otherwise.' 'Sri Lanka's relationship with China has always been of an......

SL voting ends with high turn out; Rajapaksa faces tough test

Image: Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa casts his vote for the presidential election, in Medamulana. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters   Sri Lankans on Thursday voted in large......

Sri Lankan navy arrests 65 Indian fishermen

Sixty-five Indian fishermen in nine trawlers have been detained by the Sri Lankan navy for allegedly violating the international maritime border. Naval spokesman Commander Kosala......

China's economic diplomacy

Trade offers are bundled with support for authoritarian rulers, arms sales and debt waivers, writes ND Batra.China is using its growing trade power to enhance its global influence, especially in......
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Panel questions Rajapaksa over graft in Sri Lanka

Mahinda Rajapaksa Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa was questioned by a special anti-corruption panel on Wednesday for allegedly not... ...
New Lankan govt resumes probe against Rajapaksa loyalists

09:02 pm Colombo: Sri Lanka's new government has resumed investigations against members of the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime for alleged misdeeds soon... ...
4 challenges for Sri Lanka after polls

These are critical times for Sri Lanka. This week the country completed its second round of elections this year. A coalition led by Prime Minister... ...

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