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Tamil reconciliation will 'take time': Kerry warns Lanka

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday warned Sri Lanka that "true reconciliation" with Tamils will take time, even as he praised the "openness" of the new government in efforts to boost......

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......

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......

Pak left-arm spinner tests positive for cocaine

Young Pakistan left-arm spinner Raza Hasan faces a possible two-year ban from all forms of cricket after testing positive for cocaine following a dope test carried out at the WADA-accredited......

India gain 26 points, move to 147 in FIFA rankings

Indian football saw a big jump in the FIFA rankings on Thursday, rising 24 places to go up to 147 spot. India drew with Nepal in their 2018 FIFA World Cup football qualifying Round 1 second leg......

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......
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Former President Mohamed Nasheed, Opposition Leaders Among 193 Others Arrested in Maldives

In this handout photograph taken and released by The Maldivian Democratic Party early May 2, 2015, Maldives security personnel arrest opposition... ...

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Kerry warns Lanka

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday warned Sri Lanka that "true reconciliation" with Tamils will take time, even as he praised the... ...

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Sri Lanka's ex-president faces anti-graft probe

In this hand out photograph from the President's Office, outgoing president Mahinda Rajapaksa waves as he leaves his office in Colombo on January... ...

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7 Bizarre Ways Cricketers Have Protested On The Field

Cricket saw a silent protest Sunday night, when Kieron Pollard taped his mouth after being told to stop his continued chatter in an IPL match.... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/news/sports/indian-premier-league-2015-7-bizarre-ways-cricketers-have-protested-on-the-field-232025.html
16 Beautiful Monasteries In The World That Will Get You To Skip Town Right Away

Monasteries are spiritual institutions where worshipers devote their lives to serving their god and humanity. Life inside monasteries is governed... ...

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