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NCB seizes 661.5 kg ganja destined for Lanka, 5 held

Chennai/UNI: Officials of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) have seized 661.5 kg ganga and arrested five people in this connection here last night.

Cabinet approves protocol amending the Agreement between India and Sri Lanka for avoidance of double taxation

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the Signing and Ratification of the Protocol amending the Agreement between India and Sri Lanka for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income.

Sri Lanka PM Rajapaksa offers worship to lord Venkateswara

Tirumala/UNI: Sri Lanka Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa offered worship to Lord Venkateswara Swamy here on Tuesday.

Ajit Doval meets Gotabaya, pledges $50 mln security aid

New Delhi/UNI: India has pledged a $50 million in assistance to Sri Lanka to help the island nation buy equipment for its security forces, as part of strengthening security and maritime cooperation between the two neighbours.

Airport authorities detain Sri Lankan national under Foreigner Act

Bengaluru/UNI: Immigration officials at the Kempegowda International Airport on Friday arrested a Sri Lankan national under Foreign Act after he was deported to Bengaluru from Serbia. Airport officials said that the person identified as Kiyesuyen Jude Donal (24) has been been booked under various sections of the Passport and Foreigners Act, and remanded to judicial custody.

Sri Lanka PM to visit India next month: Report

Colombo/UNI: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa is likley to travel to India next month for talks with the Indian government, The Sunday Morning reported Sunday.

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Dinesh Gunawardena visits India

Colombo/New Delhi/IBNS: Minister of Foreign Relations, Skills Development, Employment and Labour Relations of Sri Lanka, Dinesh Gunawardena, is on an official visit to India from Jan 8-10, officials said.

Sri Lankan Foreign Relations Minister Dinesh Gunawardane to visit India next week

Colombo/IBNS: Sri Lankan Foreign Relations Minister Dinesh Gunawardane will visit India on Jan 9, media reports said.

Gotabaya Rajapaksa visits India: PM Modi announces $50 million assistance to Sri Lanka to combat terrorism

New Delhi/IBNS: During his first meeting with new Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Friday a financial assistance of USD 450 million to Sri Lanka.

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar meets newly-elected Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa

New Delhi/IBNS: External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Tuesday reached Sri Lanka to meet newly-elected President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates Gotabaya Rajapaksa for winning Sri Lanka's Presidential election

New Delhi/IBNS/UNI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Sri Lanka’s former Defence chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa for his win in the presidential elections of the country.    

India-Sri Lanka World Cup match: Plane with 'Justice for Kashmir' banner flies over Headingley

Leeds, July 6 (IBNS): Two planes, carrying messages on the issue of 'Kashmir', flew over the Headingley stadium on Saturday when the World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka is being played.

Had a short but immensely fruitful Sri Lanka visit: Narendra Modi

Colombo, June 9 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday visited Sri Lanka and said he had a 'fruitful' visit to the Island Nation.

Narendra Modi in Sri Lanka: PM meets top leaders during first visit after LS polls victory

Colombo, June 9 (IBNS): Visiting Sri Lanka, Prime MInister Narendra Modi met top leaders of the nation, including President Maithripala Sirisena here on Sunday.

First foreign visits after Lok Sabha polls victory: PM Narendra Modi leaves for Maldives, Sri Lanka tour

New Delhi, June 8 (IBNS): Narendra Modi on Saturday left for Maldives and Sri Lanka, his first overseas tour since taking oath as the PM of the country.