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Dhaka eager to sign free trade agreement...

Dhaka eager to sign FTA with...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Mar 20 2021

Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa lauds Sheikh Hasina’s farsighted leadership

Rajapaksa leaves Dhaka for Colombo

Rajapaksa leaves Dhaka for Colombo

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Mar 20 2021

The Sri Lankan prime minister met with his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina and President Abdul Hamid...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka sign 6 MoUs on...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka sign 6 MoUs

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 20 2021

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksha witnessed the signing...

Rohingya repatriation: Bangladesh seeks...

Rohingya repatriation: Dhaka seeks Colombo's...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Mar 19 2021

Momen meets Rajapaksa, seeks support for Human Rights Council vote

5 neighbouring presidents, PMs to visit...

5 neighbouring presidents, PMs to visit...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Mar 16 2021

The visiting heads of states and governments will take part in celebrations to mark 50 years of Bangladesh’s...

Mahinda Rajapaksa sworn in as Sri Lanka’s...

Mahinda Rajapaksa sworn in as Sri Lanka’s...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 9 2020

Rajapaksa was sworn in as the prime minister of the country for the 4th time

Hasina greets Rajapaksa for his party’s...

Hasina greets Rajapaksa for his party’s...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 8 2020

Sheikh Hasina said both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will work together to establish peace, harmony and prosperity...

Sri Lankan presidential hopeful Rajapaksa...

Sri Lankan presidential hopeful Rajapaksa...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 28 2019

Rajapaksa, the younger brother of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, is seeking to renounce his US citizenship...

Sri Lanka president weighs backing down...

Sri Lanka president weighs backing down...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 3 2018

A spokesman for Sirisena, Dharmasri Ekanayake, said he was unaware of any such plans

Rajapaksa may lose budget even as he...

Rajapaksa may lose budget even as he...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 20 2018

Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya said in a statement that investigations have begun into Friday's...

Bottles, chili paste thrown as Sri Lanka...

Bottles, chili paste thrown as Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Sirisena dissolved parliament last week and called elections, but the Supreme Court ordered a suspension...

Rajapaksa, 44 ex-MPs defect from party...

Rajapaksa, 44 ex-MPs defect from party...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 12 2018

Sirisena's move to sack the parliament has drawn international criticism

US, EU denounce dissolution of Sri Lanka...

US, EU denounce dissolution of Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Mark Field, the British minister of State for Asia and the Pacific, tweeted his concern about the dissolution...

Sri Lanka’s speaker: Until Rajapaksa...

Sri Lanka’s speaker: Until Rajapaksa...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 5 2018

On Friday, 118 members of the 225-seat legislature met the speaker and called for the reconvening of...

Sri Lanka’s president summons parliament...

Sri Lanka’s president summons parliament...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 5 2018

It was not clear if and when the 225-member parliament would vote on the UNP's motion that Wickremesinghe's...

Sri Lanka opposition supporters block...

Sri Lanka opposition supporters block...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The government said the protest was nothing to do with provincial council elections or economic...