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Tigers sink Lankan naval vessel

The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam on Saturday sunk a Sri Lankan naval logistic ship at the Trincomalee harbour with the Tiger rebels claiming it was the handiwork of their commandos from......

Lankan troops overrun three LTTE bases

Sri Lankan security forces have overrun three LTTE bases in the island's restive Trincomalee district in an offensive coinciding with the fifth anniversary of the ceasefire that is now practically......

Fighting grips Lanka's restive east

At least 13 people were injured as heavy fighting broke out in Sri Lanka's restive northeastern district of Trincomalee with troops and Tamil Tiger rebels trading long-range attacks.Military......

Fighting dies down, death toll over 100 in Lanka

Sri Lankan military offensive to capture rebel-held territories in the northeastern Trincomalee district slowed down on Tuesday, as the two sides said the fighting had left more than 100 people......

Grenade blast 5 five Tamils in Lanka

Five Tamil youth were killed and two injured in a grenade explosion in the eastern port city of Trincomalee Monday evening, causing tension in the area.The incident took place near the beach in......

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......

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......

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......

Sri Lanka to be home to auto SEZ for Indian companies

Indian companies in the business of auto components and engineering products will have a first of its kind special economic zone in Sri Lanka. The two countries are scouting for members of a joint......

India to start power trade with Sri Lanka by 2014

The two countries are likely to sign an MoU for a Rs 2,500-crore (Rs 25 billion) project.The government's initiative to have trading of electricity with Sri Lanka is likely to bear fruit by......

Murali fit for charity match

Sri Lanka off spinner Muttiah Muralitharan has passed himself fit to participate in the fundraising match for tsunami victims between an ICC World XI and an Asian XI in Melbourne on Monday.Also......

Sri Lanka cancel Kiwi tour

Sri Lanka on Wednesday pulled out of their cricket tour of New Zealand in the wake of the tsunami disaster that wreaked havoc across the South Asian countries including this island nation over the......
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COLOMBO: Informed Sri Lankan sources told Express that there is no military significance attached to the five-day visit of the Indian Army chief... ...

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Sri Lanka, Nov. 26 -- US Ambassador Atul Keshap said the... ...
Sri Lanka's ex-navy chief denies operating secret jail

Sri Lanka's former navy chief today denied operating secret jails during the country's 37-year ethnic war, local media reported, after UN experts... ...
Lanka Ban On Several Proscribed Outfits Off

COLOMBO:By a gazette extraordinary issued on Friday, the Sri Lankan government lifted the ban on several outfits and individuals previously thought... ...
PCICRMP is studying preliminary UNWGEID report of secret underground detention center in Trincomalee Naval Base, says PCICRMP Chairman Maxwell Paranagama

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