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Sri Lanka Gets $39 Million Military Funding From US

 Tuesday, August 14, 2018  |  No Comments

In a move to counter China’s increasing influence on Sri Lanka, the United States has announced that it would grant the Indian ocean island a $39 million to boost its maritime security.

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Saudi Woman Drowns in Sri Lanka

 Tuesday, June 26, 2018  |  No Comments

A 24-year-old Saudi woman, drowned in a river in Sri Lanka when she was taking a boat trip during a family vacation in the island.

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Indian Housing Project Extended to Sri Lanka’s Madakumbura and Vellaioya Estates

 Wednesday, June 6, 2018  |  No Comments

The Indian Housing Project has been extended to the Madakumbura and Vellaioya Estates in Sri Lanka, the Indian High Commission in Colombo said on Tuesday.

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New Sri Lanka Map to be Released Today

 Thursday, May 31, 2018  |  No Comments

After 18 years, the Sri Lanka Survey Department (SLSD), the national surveying and mapping organization under the Ministry of Land and Land Development have decided to update the geographical map of Sri Lanka.

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Sri Lanka to Address Unemployment in the Country, Says Prime Minister

 Wednesday, May 16, 2018  |  No Comments

Sri Lankan Prime Minister calls up for filling vacancies in both public and private sector to solve the problem of unemployment in the country.

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India’s Global South Policy in a Melting Pot

 Friday, April 20, 2018  |  Comments Off on India’s Global South Policy in a Melting Pot

Indeed, some of the significant developments such as the emergence of the United States as the hegemonic power, the ‘peaceful’ rise of China, the steady growth of trading blocs, including regional, trans-regional as well as multilateral trading arrangements, all called for diverse modes of foreign policy engagements.

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Sri Lankan Opposition Submits No-confidence Motion Against PM

 Thursday, March 22, 2018  |  No Comments

The Sri Lankan opposition submitted a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, accusing him of financial mismanagement and failing to tackle anti-Muslim riots in central Kandy district, earlier this month.

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Tibet’s Government in Exile Laments Another Self-immolation Incident

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The Tibetan Government in Exile on Thursday criticised Chinese government, a day after a Tibetan self-immolated himself in China’s Sichuan province.

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Centre Wants to Control Dalai Lama’s Activities in Apparent bid to be in China’s Good Books

 Saturday, March 3, 2018  |  No Comments

With the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) clarifying their stance on the Dalai Lama’s activities in India, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday said that the Tibetan spiritual leader should focus on the religious activities.

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China’s Dominance at Hambantota Port Worry Many

 Wednesday, February 7, 2018  |  No Comments

As Sri Lanka celebrated 70 years of independence on February 4 from the UK, its people fear that the country faces a new form of colonialism, which is China.

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Free Karachi campaign will draw world’s attention towards Karachi

 Wednesday, February 7, 2018  |  No Comments

Free Karachi spokesperson Nadeem Nusrat on Tuesday said that their campaign aims to draw the attention of the world towards Karachi as Muhajirs have never been accepted as citizens in the city.

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Pashtuns Hold Protest in Islamabad; Demand Azadi

 Sunday, February 4, 2018  |  No Comments

Thousands of Pashtuns gathered outside the press club in Islamabad and chanted Azadi (Freedom) slogans by highlighting human rights violations against the community.

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