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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......

Tamil woman activist released in Sri Lanka

A Sri Lankan Tamil woman, who symbolised the fight against the alleged disappearances during the final stages of the war against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam in 2009, was on Tuesday......

PM Modi to visit Sri Lanka as part of 3-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi sets off on Tuesday on a five-day tour of Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka that is expected to give traction to the country's Indian Ocean outreach during which he......

Lankan PM sparks row, says 'Indian fishermen will be shot'

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka, the country’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe has stoked a controversy suggesting that Indian fishermen may be shot if......

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......

Asin goes to war-torn Jaffna

Asin, who was in Sri Lanka with Salman Khan shooting for her Hindi film Ready, made a trip to the war-torn regions of Northern Sri Lanka, thus becoming the first celebrity to visit the area. She......

Cup Extras: Murali to raise funds for war-ravaged Lankans

Sri Lankan bowling legend Muttiah Muralitharan plans to travel the world and raise funds to build a sports complex for war-ravaged civilians in his country. Muralitharan, who holds the world......

Team India leaves for Colombo tomorrow

The Indian cricket team, sans newly-married skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, will leave for Sri Lanka from ChennaionFridayto play three Tests and a tri-nation ODI series starting July 18.Pacer duo of......

Twenty20 international spices up Florida suburb

With the smell of Jamaican jerk chicken and Indian biryani wafting through stands, New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 28 runs in the first official Twenty20 international between two Test playing......
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NPC Councillor

The new Sri Lankan President Maithiripala Sirisena, who came to power with the votes of the Tamil-speaking people, gave full pardon to political... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3646788
To win the peace

ByNirupama Subramanian President Maithripala Sirisena's self-imposed 100-day deadline to prove that his government is indeed the... ...

http://southasiamonitor.org/detail.php?type=n&nid=11494
Wigneswaran's Letter Violated Protocol

COLOMBO: Northern Province Chief Minister C V Wigneswaran may have broken protocol when he officially wrote to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Wigneswarans-Letter-Violated-Protocol/2015/04/25/article2782027.ece
To win the peace

Of the army's 19 divisions, 16 are garrisoned in northern and eastern Sri Lanka, an estimated 80,000 troops. President Maithripala Sirisena's... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/to-win-the-peace/
Lankan request based on kin's plea

CHENNAI: Sri Lanka's northern Province chief minister C V Wigneswaran sent a request to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to release three life convicts... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Premananda-case-Lankan-request-based-on-kins-plea/articleshow/47045039.cms

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