Modi talks to Sri Lanka President, PM over phone

President of Sri Lanka Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister of the island nation Mahinda Rajapaksa called Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday to convey ‘warm wishes’ on the occasion of his birthday. Continue Reading

SLPP registers victory in Sri Lanka polls

Sri Lanka’s strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa staged a political comeback on Friday as his party registered a landslide victory in the twice-postponed general elections, according to the final results released by the elections commission. Continue Reading

Want to take ties with India to very high level: Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Delhi: Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today said he would strive to take his country’s relationship with India to a “very high level”. Continue Reading