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'SL's comment on LTTE aimed at diverting global attention'

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagamchief M Karunanidhi on Wednesday said Sri Lanka's Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa's statement -- that Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam’s cadres were still......

LTTE wanted a huge Tamil Elam state: Gotabhaya

The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam led by its supremo V Prabhakaran had aspired to carve out a big Tamil eelam state extending from near Colombo to the southern part of Sri Lanka, the island......

Lankan defence secretary escapes bid on life

Sri Lankan Defence Secretary and President Mahinda Rajapakse's brother Gotabhaya Rajapakse narrowly escaped a bid on his life on Friday when a suspected Tamil suicide bomber blew himself up in......

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 attempted coup after losing polls, says new Sri Lankan govt

Mahinda Rajapaksa conceded defeat to Maithripala Sirisena in the Sri Lankan presidential polls on Friday. Photograph:  Narendra Shrestha/Getty Images Sri Lanka's new government on......

How the finance minister defended his Budget

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee presented the Budget in the Parliament on Monday. While his supporters hail it as 'pro-reforms' and 'sensible', his detractors dump it as 'directionless' and......

$5-billion worth deals: That's what they are here for

The conference hall at the Taj Palace, New Delhi was overflowing with young Chinese and Indians. The organisers of Hong Kong-Guangdong Business Conference 2010 said more than 600 Chinese, and over......

Bengaluru best Indian city for expats

Bengaluru once again emerged as the best Indian city when it comes to the quality of living for expatriates, even as New Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata improved their rankings in the global list of......

RIL not bound to give cheap gas to ADAG; Govt's word final: SC

Billionaire Mukesh Ambani on Friday emerged victorious in the battle with younger brother Anil with the Supreme Court rejecting a plea for cheap gas, saying a national asset should be priced only......

The world's fastest car in India soon!

The world's fastest car, Ultimate Aero, is all set to hit the Indian roads. With an astronomical price tag of Rs 6 crore (Rs 60 million), the car will be the most expensive to be sold in India,......

'I wish India would legalise 3D porn'

Director Shirish Kunder, whose upcoming film Joker is slated to release in the later part of the year, appears to be fan of porn and not shy of admitting it. He tweeted, 'Hong Kong......

Rihanna in the buff, again!

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Rihanna has once again become embroiled in a new steamy photo scandal after new nude pictures of the R&B star were......

The best Hindi film songs of 2010's social music streaming service, SongBuzz, announces its 10 of '10 list, the top 10 Bollywood songs of the year, ranked by users of the site. To rank the songs, SongBuzz has used......

When the Russian president met Shah Rukh Khan

On his short visit to India, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev made a quick stop to Yash Raj Studios in Andheri, a western suburb of Mumbai, to watch Shah Rukh Khan at work. SRK was shooting for......

'Create window for IPL to avoid conflict'

Deccan Chargers skipper Kumar Sangakkara said playing for the nation is supreme but country vs club situation could be avoided if a window is created for the Indian Premier League in the ICC's FTP......

World Cup resolutions: What Indian fans need to do

Bikash Mohapatra lists five things that the Indian cricket fans need to do to avoid disappointment should MS Dhoni's men fail to meet the high expectations at the upcoming World Cup. As the......

Lemaitre and Abeylegesse grab track golds

Christophe Lemaitre underlined his standing as the fastest European with victory in an astonishing 100 meters final at the continent's championships on Wednesday. In the narrowest of......
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South Asia Weekly | Volume IX; Issue 42 | Afghan Taliban

Afghanistan Taliban controls five capitals A report by the Long War Journal, that has been tracking Taliban control in Afghanistan, has stated... ...
Anti-graft commission's Director-General resigns

Dilrukshi Dias Wickramasingha was hand-picked by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to be the Bribery Commission's Director-General in 2015. The... ...
Sirisena slams investigation agencies, sparks speculation

There is no imminent threat of a split in the ruling SLFP-UNP coalition, according to political sources. President Maithripala Sirisena's recent... ...
Sri Lanka President warns officials over 'political bias' in probes

Colombo : In the first sign of tensions in Sri Lanka's unity government, President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday criticised his own... ...
Forerunner to national elections?

By Gomin Dayasn Elections to local authorities was to raise the flag of the ruling party to establish its longevity effected with the vote... ...

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