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Sri Lanka reinstates death penalty for...

Sri Lanka reinstates death penalty for...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 26 2019

Many Sri Lankans, including several influential religious leaders, are in favor of reinstating the death...

Sri Lanka president vows to block Easter...

Sri Lanka president vows to block Easter...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 8 2019

Maithripala Sirisena summoned an emergency meeting of his cabinet on Friday night to oppose the Parliamentary...

Sri Lanka bans groups suspected to be...

Sri Lanka bans groups suspected to be...

World

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The relatives of the ringleaders were injured in a raid on the island's the east coast on

Wickremesinghe returns as Sri Lanka...

Wickremesinghe returns as Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 16 2018

His comeback is an embarrassment for President Maithripala Sirisena

Sri Lanka president vows never to reappoint...

Sri Lanka president vows never to reappoint...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 25 2018

Wickremesinghe's party has a majority in parliament and Sirisena's bid to bring back the country's...

Sri Lanka crisis deepens as president...

Sri Lanka crisis deepens as president...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 10 2018

In what opponents condemned as an illegal move, Sri Lankan President Sirisena dissolved parliament on...

Pressure mounts on Sri Lankan president...

Pressure mounts on Sri Lankan president...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 29 2018

The US State Department on Sunday urged Sirisena to "immediately reconvene parliament" to allow...

Sri Lanka to probe anti-Muslim...

Sri Lanka to probe anti-Muslim...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 10 2018

Three people died, 20 others were wounded and more than 200 Muslim-owned businesses and homes were...

Sri Lankan President Sirisena leaves...

Sri Lankan President Sirisena leaves...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Jul 15 2017

Bangladesh and Sri Lanka have signed 14 instruments, including one between the shipping corporations...

Dhaka-Colombo free trade agreement...

Dhaka-Colombo free trade agreement...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jul 14 2017

Free Trade Agreement (FTA) will be the first such agreement of Bangladesh with any country

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka sign 14...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka sign 14...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jul 14 2017

Both the counties have agreed to sign Free Trade Agreement within this year

A friend in Sri Lanka

A friend in Sri Lanka

Editorial

Thu, Jul 13 2017

This friendship can only go from strength to strength

Sri Lankan President Sirisena arrives...

Sri Lankan President Sirisena arrives...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 13 2017

This is Sirisena's first official visit to Bangladesh since he was elected Sri Lankan President in...