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China defends docking of its submarines in <strong>Sri</strong> Lanka

China defends docking of its submarines in Sri Lanka

02 Mar 2015

Beijing: China on Monday strongly defended the docking of its submarines at Colombo port as well as the high interests rates charged for its loans asserting that these were done at the instance of the previous government, brushing aside concerns expressed by new Sri Lankan Foreign Minister.

China,   Sri Lanka,   submarines,   Sri Lankan Foreign Minister,   Mangala Samaraweera ,  
Sangakkara's number one, says Thirimanne

Sangakkara's number one, says Thirimanne

01 Mar 2015

Wellington: Sri Lanka's Lahiru Thirimanne on Sunday declared teammate Kumar Sangakkara one of the best limited overs batsmen of all time after his second successive century at the World Cup.

Sri Lankan cricket team,   Lahiru Thirimanne,   Kumar Sangakkara,   ICC ODI World Cup,  
<strong>Sri</strong> Lanka's foreign policy 'back to centre':  <strong>Sri</strong> <strong>Lankan</strong> Foreign Minister

Sri Lanka's foreign policy 'back to centre': Sri Lankan Foreign Minister

27 Feb 2015

Beijing: Sri Lanka has shifted its foreign policy "back to centre" in the interest of its people, Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said today as he dismissed the notion that the new government is moving away from China to warm up ties with India.

Sri Lanka's foreign policy,   Sri Lankan Foreign Minister,   Mangala Samaraweera,   Sri Lankan government ,  
86 Indian fishermen arrested by <strong>Lankan</strong> navy

86 Indian fishermen arrested by Lankan navy

27 Feb 2015

Colombo: As many as 86 Indian fishermen have been arrested and their 10 fishing boats seized by the Sri Lanka Navy for allegedly poaching in the country's waters, naval officials said on Friday.

Indian Fisherman,   Lankan navy,   Sri Lanka Navy,   India,   Srilanka ,  
Tamil Nadu CM asks Centre to ensure release of 29 arrested fishermen

Tamil Nadu CM asks Centre to ensure release of 29 arrested fishermen

28 Feb 2015

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Friday asked the Centre to take urgent steps for release of 29 fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, besides releasing a financial package of Rs 1,520 crore for improving the socio-economic status of the state's fishermen.

Tamil Nadu CM,   O Panneerselvam,   Sri Lankan Navy,   Indian fishermen,   Sri Lanka,   Tamil Nadu,  
China to be consulted on any project re-think: <strong>Sri</strong> Lanka

China to be consulted on any project re-think: Sri Lanka

27 Feb 2015

Beijing: Sri Lanka will not make any decision on Chinese projects it is reviewing until it consults China, Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister said on Friday, pledging that his new government would welcome Chinese investors.

China,   Sri Lanka,   project rethink,   Chinese projects,   Sri Lanka Foreign Minister,   Sri Lankan President,   Maithripala Sirisena,   Mangala Samaraweera,  
Knock-out urgency comes early for <strong>Sri</strong> Lanka

Knock-out urgency comes early for Sri Lanka

25 Feb 2015

Melbourne: Out-of-form Sri Lanka must play every pool game at the World Cup as if it were a knockout match to ignite their stuttering campaign, captain Angelo Mathews said on Wednesday.

Sri Lankan criket team,   ICC ODI World Cup,   Angelo Mathews,  
<strong>Sri</strong> Lanka all-rounder Jeevan Mendis ruled out with hamstring injury

Sri Lanka all-rounder Jeevan Mendis ruled out with hamstring injury

25 Feb 2015

Melbourne: Sri Lanka's legspinning all-rounder Jeevan Mendis will be sidelined for a minimum of two to three weeks after sustaining a hamstring injury and will head home from the World Cup, captain Angelo Mathews said on Wednesday.

Sri Lankan cricket team,   Jeevan Mendis,   Cricket World Cup,   Angelo Mathews,  
DMK chief affirms commitment to welfare of <strong>Lankan</strong> <strong>Tamils</strong>

DMK chief affirms commitment to welfare of Lankan Tamils

05 Feb 2015

Chennai: The war of words between M Karunanidhi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam over repatriation of Sri Lankan refugees continued on Thursday with the DMK chief affirming his commitment for the welfare of Lankan Tamils.

Lankan Tamils,   DMK chief,   M Karunanidhi,   Tamil Nadu Chief Minister,   O Panneerselvam,   Sri Lankan refugees,  
Changes demanded after England's latest World Cup flop

Changes demanded after England's latest World Cup flop

02 Mar 2015

Melbourne: The incoming chairman of England's cricket board has flagged a review of the team's approach to the one-day format after a third crushing loss at the World Cup.

England cricket board,   ICC ODI World Cup,   Sri Lanka beat England,  

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