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Modi showers promise of achche din on Jaffna Tamils

Making a historic visit to a region once ravaged by strife, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for equitable development and respect for all citizens in Sri Lanka, seen as an oblique......

Prayers, stupas & more: Modi's date with Sri Lankan history

"Looking forward to a wonderful day," Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweets before he leaves Colombo. G Sudhakar Nair/PTI reports from Anuradhapura Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers prays at the......

In historic visit, PM Modi signs 4 pacts with Sri Lanka

"We stand with you in your efforts to build a future that accommodates the aspirations of all sections of society, including the Sri Lankan Tamil community, for a life of equality, justice, peace......

Modi becomes first Indian PM to visit Sri Lanka in 28 years

Narendra Modi's trip to Sri Lanka is also the first standalone prime ministerial visit to the island nation since the 1987 Rajiv Gandhi visit. G Sudhakar Nair/PTI reports from Colombo PM Narendra......

Swaraj honours martyred Indian soldiers at IPKF memorial

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday paid homage to 1,200 Indian soldiers at the Indian Peace Keeping Force Memorial who were killed in Sri Lanka in their fight against the......

Lanka has potential to be India's strongest economic partner: Modi

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing Sri Lanka's business community at the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. Photograph, Courtesy: PIB   Asking Sri Lanka not to worry about India's......

RBI, Sri Lankan central bank agree on $1.5 bln currency swap deal

Reserve Bank of India has agreed for a $ 1.5 billion currency swap agreement with the Sri Lankan central bank to help the island nation keep its currency stable, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said......

Unfair deals? Lanka halts $1.4-billion Chinese port project

Sri Lanka's suspension of a project to build a glittering skyline on land reclaimed from the Indian Ocean has prompted China to defend its investment, in a test of Beijing's ambitions to fund loans......

Now, 'achche din' for SAARC too!

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that India will provide immediate medical visa for patients and an attendant coming for treatment as well as business visa for 3-5 years for SAARC......

Monthly passenger traffic at Mumbai airport tops 3 million in Oct

Image: An inside view of Mumbai's T2 terminal. Photograph: Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com Monthly passenger traffic volume at Mumbai airport topped three million in October, aided by a robust......

Favourites Australia wary of Pakistan enigma

Australia players celebrate a wicket. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images Australia enter their World Cup quarter-final as runaway favourites against Pakistan in Adelaide on Friday, but will be......

Watson savours World Cup life-line

Shane Watson of Australia walks from the ground after being dismissed by Josh Davey of Scotland. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images Australia all-rounder Shane Watson is savouring his second......

Is he the greatest World Cup player?

The Sri Lankan champ seems unstoppable at the World Cup with four centuries in a row, the first man to do so in the history of ODIs. Rajneesh Gupta makes the case. Image: Kumar Sangakkara......

Lowest-ranked Bhutan win on World Cup qualifying debut; India bt Nepal

Bhutan, the world's worst international team according to the FIFA rankings, scored a 1-0 win over Sri Lanka in their World Cup qualifying debut on Thursday. Tshering Dorji scored the only goal of......

India, Bhutan kick off 2018 FIFA WC qualifying

India football coach Stephen Constantine. Photograph: AIFF Media The long road to Russia 2018 kicks off in the outposts of Asia on Thursday with the world's worst international team, Bhutan,......
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A House For Tamils

This excerpt is from Chapter X and is about the historic Northern Province elections that were held in Jaffna in September 2013 for the first time... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/A-House-For-Tamils/293781
Wigneswaran urges SL State to respect international principle on resettlement

Full text of the address by Mr Wigneswaran follows: Your Excellency the President , Honourable Prime Minister, Madam Chandrika Bandaranaike... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3640763
Non-Stop PM and a cricket-loving counterpart

Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremsinghe at the Singhalese cricket club instead, watching the annual Royal-Thomian match. Photo: Suhasini Haidar... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/blogs/blog-suhasini-haidar/article7003836.ece?utm_source=MostCommented&utm_medium=Homepage&utm_campaign=WidgetPromo
I used to feel that established models are very snooty and will give you a hard time

Says Jantee Hazarika about what she thought of the people in a career she chose but models like Carol Gracias, Archana Akhil Kumar and Candice... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/lfw-glamour-jantee-hazarika-i-used-to-feel-that-established-models-are-very-snooty-1/20150319.htm
Favourites Australia wary of Pakistan enigma

Australia players celebrate a wicket. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images Australia enter their World Cup quarter-final as runaway favourites... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/icc-world-cup-favourites-australia-wary-of-pakistan-enigma/20150319.htm

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