Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a USD 400 million line of credit to Sri Lanka to fund infrastructure projects in the island.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa met the Indian External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar in New Delhi earlier today (29), President’s Media Division (PMD) said.
In his first ever interview as Head of State, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa told an Indian journalist that he will not harm Indian interests,
Air pollution in Colombo reached a disconcerting "unhealthy" level this morning, according to the US Embassy, dropping to 173 AQI points.
ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka is starting to upgrade its ageing railway network loan to win back passengers as congestion and delays hit road transport.
SriLankan Airlines has suspended all flight operations to Kochi (also known as Cochin) in Kerala, India, today (09) until Sunday (11) as the airport was forced to shut down due to flooding.
Weighing in on the Indian government's controversial decision to repeal Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe appeared to cautiously welcome the Buddhist-majority Ladakh region being granted Union Territory status.
Communications between Indian state intelligence and Kerala police indicate that the Islamic State (IS) is turning its attention to the Indian Ocean region, reported NDTV today (20), leading to speculation that India and Sri Lanka could be on the Islamist outfit’s crosshairs.
Indian newspaper The Hindu, quoting the National Investigation Agency (NIA), reports that Sri Lanka's Easter attack mastermind Zahran Hashim was linked to three Islamic State (IS) cases in India.
A bilateral defence agreement between Sri Lanka and Japan was among matters taken up at discussions held between Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Japan’s State Minister of Foreign Affairs Toshiko Abe yesterday.