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Exclusive! 'Sri Lanka will never pose a threat to India'

'We have nothing to gain by helping any other country to become a threat to India,' former Sri Lanka president Mahinda Rajapaksa, who is on the comeback trail, tells Rediff.com senior contributor......

Ex-Lanka president Rajapaksa to run for Parliament

Ending months of speculation, Sri Lanka's vanquished former president Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday announced his return to electoral politics, saying he will lead an opposition faction during the......

Lankan Navy arrests 15 Indian fishermen

Sri Lanka on Tuesday arrested 15 fishermen from for allegedly poaching in the country’s waters near Katchatheevu, police said. All of them were taken to Talaimannar coast along with their......

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......

Lankan PM offers worship at Guruvayur temple

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe on Saturday offered worship at the famous Lord Krishna Temple in Kerala amid heavy security. The PM, who was accompanied by his wife Maitree......

Even Pakistan sells petrol cheaper than India, shocked?

Petrol in India costs more than neighbouring Pakistan and Sri Lanka but is cheaper than Bangladesh and Nepal, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday. Petrol price of Rs 63.16 per litre......

Look which countries are ahead of India in broadband reach

India is ranked below Bhutan and Sri Lanka in terms of broadband penetration and the multi-layered structure involved in the decision making for the sector needs to be overhauled, telecom regulator......

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......

India to help Lanka develop regional petro hub; IOC signs pact

India will help Sri Lanka develop its Trincomalee town as a regional petroleum hub and Indian Oil Corporation has reached a joint-development pact with Ceylon Petroleum Corporation, Prime Minister......

Bombay Velvet to Boom: Bollywood's love affair with Sri Lanka

A look at films that were shot in the picturesque island country. Image: Ranbir Kapoor in Bombay Velvet Bombay doesn't merely feature in the title of Anurag Kashyap's ambitious new movie; it's......

Masood, Younis put Pakistan in sight of rare win in Sri Lanka

Unbeaten centuries by Shan Masood and Younis Khan kept Pakistan on course for a landmark victory in the series-deciding third and final Test against Sri Lanka, in Pallekele, on Monday. Set a......

India thrash Sri Lanka to retain South Asian Basketball title

Defending champions India outclassed Sri Lanka 93-44 to retain the South Asian Basketball Championship (SABA) at the Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru on Sunday. Although the title holders had four......

Captain Mathews puts Sri Lanka in driver's seat

Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews (L) hits one to the boundary. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews led by example, hitting an unbeaten 77 to help his team overcome a......

Karunaratne ton rescues Sri Lanka after Shah strikes

Dimuth Karunaratne of Sri Lanka celebrates after scoring a century. Photograph: Hannah Peters/Getty Images Dimuth Karunaratne's second Test century lifted Sri Lanka to 272 for eight against......

10 Best Sports Photos of the Week!

The Women's World Cup has given us some memorable footballing moments, while Sri Lanka took advantage of a Pakistan's poor batting display for a series-levelling seven-wicket victory in the......
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A victory for Nepal

For nearly three quarters of its South Asian Basketball (SABA) Championship match against Sri Lanka here on Sunday, Nepal was on course to pull off... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/sport/other-sports/south-asian-basketball-championship-a-victory-for-nepal/article7392604.ece?utm_source=MostPopular&utm_medium=Other%20Sports&utm_campaign=WidgetPromo
Experts

BENGALURU: Remember the sandman who sprinkles magical sand into people's eyes to lull them to sleep and transport them to a dreamland? Well, a... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/A-snail-that-puts-its-prey-to-sleep-could-help-insomniacs-Experts/articleshow/47965610.cms
Pawan Kalyan sees civil war if Telangana, Andhra Pradesh fight continues

HYDERABAD: Jana Sena chief and actor Pawan Kalyan on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene before civil unrest and civil war... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150707/nation-current-affairs/article/pawan-kalyan-sees-civil-war-if-telangana-andhra-pradesh-fight
MSC Industrial Supply Co. Names Rustom Jilla Chief Financial Officer

Msc Industrial Drct (NYSE:MSM) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Tuesday 7 July 2015 MELVILLE, N.Y. and DAVIDSON, N.C. , July 6, 2015... ...

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From Tejas to AMCA

This fortnight, the Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), which is responsible for the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) project, will brief its... ...

http://wap.business-standard.com/article/opinion/ajai-shukla-from-tejas-to-amca-115070601250_1.html

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