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Exports to Sri Lanka jump in FY17

Exports to Sri Lanka jump in FY17

Economy

Fri, Jul 14 2017

Experts think Bangladesh can ease trade gap with Sri Lanka focusing on its emerging pharmaceutical...

A friend in Sri Lanka

A friend in Sri Lanka

Editorial

Thu, Jul 13 2017

This friendship can only go from strength to strength

Serene Sri Lanka

Serene Sri Lanka

Avenue T

Tue, Jul 11 2017

Dip down south

Sri Lanka monks vow to resist deal with...

Sri Lanka monks vow to resist deal with...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 10 2017

President Maithripala Sirisena has stated he wants to prevent a repeat of the bloody separatist war that...

Sri Lanka ends decades-long occupation...

Sri Lanka ends decades-long occupation...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 4 2017

The UN has been pressing Colombo to step up reconciliation efforts and reduce the military's presence...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka hold Foreign Office...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka hold Foreign Office...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 4 2017

The meeting was scheduled to be held on May 25 but the date was postponed

Sri Lankan president thanks PM...

Sri Lankan president thanks PM...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jun 21 2017

At least 300 people were killed in the floods in Sri Lanka in late May, causing significant loss its...

A second look at China's OBOR...

A second look at China's OBOR...

Economy

Sun, Jun 18 2017

Bangladesh and India must learn from the experience of their regional neighbours in their dealings with...

Sri Lanka makes first arrest over hate...

Sri Lanka makes first arrest over hate...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 12 2017

'Investigations were continuing into 16 major incidents of arson since April that hit Muslim homes, businesses,...

Unicef: 1.3m children in 3 countries...

Unicef: 1.3m children in 3 countries...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 2 2017

UNICEF ramps up aid delivery for children and families affected by severe weather in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh...

Sri Lanka deploys thousands of troops...

Sri Lanka deploys thousands of troops...

South Asia

Mon, May 29 2017

The flooding is the worst since May 2003, when 250 people were killed and 10,000 homes destroyed after...

Sri Lankan sex ring in Haiti reveals...

Sri Lankan sex ring in Haiti reveals...

World Tribune

Sun, May 28 2017

Tamil lawyer KS Ratnavale, who recently argued for a rare conviction of three soldiers for gang rape,...

Sri Lanka steps up monsoon relief as...

Sri Lanka steps up monsoon relief as...

South Asia

Sat, May 27 2017

Nearly 500,000 people were forced from their homes and most of them had moved into temporary...

Monsoon floods, landslides kill 91 in...

Monsoon floods, landslides kill 91 in...

South Asia

Fri, May 26 2017

In May 2016 more than a hundred people were killed when rivers burst their banks and flooded low-lying...

Sources: Sri Lanka rejects Chinese request...

Sources: Sri Lanka rejects Chinese request...

South Asia

Fri, May 12 2017

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Sri Lanka on Thursday for a two-day official visit

Sri Lanka rescues 30 Rohingya aboard...

Sri Lanka rescues 30 Rohingya aboard...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 30 2017

Four years ago Sri Lanka's navy rescued 138 refugees from Bangladesh and Myanmar whose boat had been...

Sri Lanka rubbish dump landslide kills...

Sri Lanka rubbish dump landslide kills...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 15 2017

Firefighters fought to extinguish a fire at the top of the estimated 91m rubbish dump which had collapsed...

Militant blamed for attack on Sri Lanka...

Militant blamed for attack on Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 21 2017

The attack on the Sri Lankan team bus led to Pakistan's exclusion from the role of hosting major international...

Khaleda tweets congrats for Tigers

Khaleda tweets congrats for Tigers

Cricket

Sun, Mar 19 2017

The Tigers fought tooth and nail to snatch the victory from the Sri Lankans

The girl who walks alone

The girl who walks alone

Fariya Rahman

Thu, Mar 16 2017

Not all who wander are lost

Galle – blend of Test cricket, history...

Galle – blend of Test cricket, history...

Cricket

Fri, Mar 10 2017

Anyone who wants to see Test cricket, blue oceans, historical places and quality foods all in one place,...