19 Mar 2015
Beijing: Sri Lanka has allowed some construction work at the suspended USD 1.5 billion Port City Project to save its existing structure from sea erosion ahead of a visit by President Maithripala Sirisena here for candid talks on bilateral ties.
09 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday set off 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 will also visit a former war zone and Tamil heartland of Jaffna.
27 Mar 2015
New Delhi: 'Band Baaja Baaraat' actress Anushka Sharma, who was spotted at the India-Australia cricket match in Sydney on Thursday, had decked up as a bride before she left -- this, for a wedding-themed advertisement for beverage brand 7UP!
13 Mar 2015
Colombo: Asking Sri Lanka not to worry about India's economic size, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said both the countries should move boldly to conclude a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement and attract investments.
30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Air India on Monday flew its first flight to airlift hundreds of Indians stranded in the strife-torn Yemen, soon after the government decided to evacuate its citizens amid the chaotic situation in the Gulf country.
20 Mar 2015
Beijing: Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Tamil-dominated Jaffna as "interference" in Sri Lanka's affairs, an official Chinese thinktank on Friday said the recent "incidents" in Sino-Lankan ties are sufficient to "merit Beijing's attention."
17 Mar 2015
Beijing: China on Tuesday asked Sri Lanka to protect the interests of Chinese investors for "healthy development" of economic and trade ties after the new Sri Lankan government began reviewing the big ticket investments, specially the China-funded USD 1.5 billion Colombo Port City project.
14 Mar 2015
Anuradhapura: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid a visit to Sri Lanka's ancient capital Anuradhapura and offered prayers at the sacred Mahabodhi tree in a move aimed at projecting India's Buddhist links in the region.
17 Mar 2015
Sydney: Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews is looking to overwhelming support from the crowd and a fifth successive century from Kumar Sangakkara to keep his side on track for a third consecutive World Cup final.
30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Japanese auto major Honda on Monday announced top management changes in its Indian cars business, with Katsushi Inoue slated to be President & CEO from April as the incumbent Hironori Kanayama is due to retire and return to Japan.