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3 hrs ago | Daily Kos
I'm not going to repost Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa's horrible comments from a few months ago about marrying rapists.
7 hrs ago | Colombo Page
July 29, Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's state-owned utility company Tenaga Nasional Bhd has signed an agreement to invest in a hybrid wind and solar power project in Sri Lanka's Northern Jaffna peninsula.
11 hrs ago | Nerve News
Expressing anguish at the arrest of 50 Tamil Nadu fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy Tuesday, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue with the island nation through diplomatic channels.
16 hrs ago | Suria
Pope Francis will travel to Sri Lanka and the Philippines in January for his second trip to a continent where evangelisation is a big priority for the Catholic Church, the Vatican said on Tuesday.
18 hrs ago | Xinhuanet
The Sri Lanka navy arrested 50 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters, navy spokesman Kosala Warnakulasuriya told Xinhua on Tuesday.
19 hrs ago | Colombo Page
July 28, Colombo: In a message to Muslims celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr in Sri Lanka, the British High Commissioner in Colombo John Rankin expressed hope that people of Sri Lanka will come respecting differences of faith or opinion.
Mahinda Rajapaksa's regime is accused of committing atrocities against its own people in the final weeks of his country's 26-year civil war.
Richmond County plays home to one of the largest populations of Sri Lankans outside of Sri Lanka.
July 28, Colombo: Sri Lanka has donated sacred Buddha relics to be placed in temples in the United States and Korea for the Buddhists in those countries to worship.
There is genuine cause for alarm about the anonymous death threats going to Sunil Jayasekara's phone.
July 28, Colombo: Sri Lanka's strategically located new infrastructure such as Hambantota airport and port make the island a potential location for Japanese small and medium enterprises to invest, a visiting Japanese minister has said today.
South Africa frustrated Sri Lankas spin attack with a defensive batting strategy to earn a draw in the second test on Monday and win the two-match series, 1-0.
A group of 157 asylum-seekers held for weeks on the high seas on an Australian customs vessel were likely economic migrants from India, Immigration Minister Scott Morrison said Monday.
After more than six weeks at sea, the Sri Lankan boat people have been taken to the Curtin detention centre in the Kimberley.
Only a fresh meeting between fishermen of Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka will solve the problems of the fishing community of the state, TNCC president B S Gnanadesikan said here today.
India will be informing Sri Lanka about an official working with the Pakistan High Commission in Colombo who was allegedly playing a key role in planning terror strikes at the behest of ISI on the US and Israeli consulates in the southern part of this country.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 07:53 pm
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