18 Mar 2013
Sonia Gandhi is expected to unveil Congress' strategy on Monday in the backdrop of opposition flak over issues like the VVIP chopper deal, Italian marines and DMK threat to pull out of UPA on Sri Lankan Tamils problem.
16 Oct 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held a bilateral meeting with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena ahead of the BRICS-Bimstec Outreach Summit here.
07 Sep 2016
Pallekele: In what could be termed as 'bull in a china shop', the explosive Australian opener Glenn Maxwell blasted a fiery century to help Australia score a world record 263 against Sri Lanka in the first Twenty20 international in Pallekele on Tuesday.
15 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today said his government was looking at devolution of power to ethnic Tamils under the provisions of the Constitution, an issue India has been pursuing with the island nation.
10 Sep 2015
Chennai: More than 100 passengers of a city-bound Sri Lankan Airlines flight from Colombo had a narrow escape today when the plane developed a hydraulic problem after landing and got stuck in the runway at the airport here.
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.
23 Mar 2015
Colombo: A large number of Tamils in Sri Lanka on Monday held demonstrations in the North and Eastern provinces, demanding an international probe into the alleged human rights violations during the last phase of war with the LTTE.
09 May 2016
New Delhi: The remains of ‘Rama Setu’ in the form of a chain of limestone shoals under Indian ocean, between Pamban Island in Tamil Nadu and Mannar Island in North Western coast of Sri Lanka had proved Indian epic Ramayana’s genuineness. Even Geological Survey of India (GSI) concluded that the bridge is around 125,000 years old. But it was not only evident that reiterates Ramayana’s connection with neighboring country Sri Lanka.
05 Jan 2015
Colombo: Sri Lankan opposition unity candidate Maithripala Sirisena on Monday made it clear that he would not go soft on Tamil hardliners or withdraw the army from the north in exchange for their support in Thursday's crucial Presidential election.
05 Jan 2016
Rameswaram (TN): Twelve Tamil Nadu fishermen were today arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing near Katchatheevu.