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

Sri Lanka’s new Cabinet sworn in

Twenty-six new Ministers were sworn into Sri Lanka’s new Cabinet on Wednesday after the country recently held a Parliamentary election which saw the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) led by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa winning a landslide victory, securing a two-thirds majority in Parliament. Continue Reading

Hope Sri Lanka will fulfil aspirations of Tamil people: Modi

India today hoped that the Sri Lankan government will realise the aspirations of the Tamil community in the island nation as the issue figured prominently in wide-ranging talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa.
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