Sri Lankan(Search results - 104)
IndiaSep 23, 2020, 5:08 PM IST
PM Modi, Mahindra Rajapaksa to hold virtual bilateral summit
On September 26, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa will hold a virtual bilateral summit
IndiaJul 20, 2020, 6:36 PM IST
Ravan and aviation? What’s the relation?
The Sri Lankan government has issued an advertisement in newspapers urging people to share documents, books and whatever information they have about Ravan
IndiaFeb 29, 2020, 10:06 AM IST
Mahinda Rajapaksa thanks India for rescuing Lankans from coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan
India's efforts in rescuing its citizens and those from neighbouring countries, stranded in coronavirus-hit regions, has received appreciation. Mahinda Rajapaksha, Sri Lankan PM, took to Twitter to express his gratitude following India’s efforts in the evacuation of 36 foreign nationals from the quarantined cruise ship in Japan.
IndiaFeb 21, 2020, 8:07 PM IST
From burqa ban in Sri Lanka to India celebrating Mahashivaratri, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Sri Lankan Parliamentary panel on security affairs has recommended a ban on burqa. Nation celebrates Mahashivaratri with lot of devotion.
IndiaFeb 9, 2020, 4:18 PM IST
Sri Lankan PM visits Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi and offered prayers and obeisance to the Dhamekh Stupa.
IndiaJan 10, 2020, 7:48 PM IST
From PM Modi visiting Kolkata to India, Sri Lanka working on combating terrorism, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Sri Lankan foreign minister Dinesh Gunawardena on January 10 said that India and Sri Lanka are working together to combat the menace. A Delhi court on January 10 dismissed a petition by an NGO that asked permission to meet four convicts in the Nirbhaya rape case to convey them a message regarding organ donation. Do not miss the headlines of the day on MyNation in 100 seconds.
IndiaJan 10, 2020, 1:55 PM IST
We will work together with India to combat terrorism: Sri Lankan foreign minister
India and Sri Lanka are working together to combat terrorism, Sri Lankan foreign minister Dinesh Gunawardena said. He added that India had announced special financial assistance to Sri Lanka to help in counterterrorism.
IndiaDec 10, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
Citizenship Amendment Bill: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar requests govt to provide citizenship to Sri Lankan Tamils
While the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed in the Lok Sabha to grant citizenship to non-Muslim refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan, spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar requested the Centre to grant citizenship to Sri Lankan Tamilians who are residing in India as refugees for the past 35 years
IndiaNov 29, 2019, 7:32 PM IST
From PM Modi meeting Sri Lankan President to Pragya Thakur's apology, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced financial assistance of $450 million to Sri Lanka including $50 million for counterterrorism after holding talks with the visiting Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
IndiaNov 17, 2019, 6:06 PM IST
Sri Lankan presidential elections: How will Gotabaya’s cosying-up with China affect India?
New Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapakse is seen to be closer to China, which lends heavily to Sri Lanka. India would tread cautiously as China would look to expand its naval presence in the Indian Ocean while India hates to concede space in the region.
CricketNov 14, 2019, 1:54 PM IST
India vs Bangladesh, 1st Test: R Ashwin breaks Anil Kumble’s record in Indore
R Ashwin reached the 250-Test wicket landmark in his 42nd home Test and is the joint fastest with Sri Lankan Muttiah Muralitharan
CricketNov 11, 2019, 3:29 PM IST
ICC T20I rankings: Record-breaking Deepak Chahar makes rapid strides
Deepak Chahar took 6/7 including a hat-trick as India defeated Bangladesh by 30 runs to win the T20I series 2-1. Chahar’s figures are the best-ever in T20Is, bettering Sri Lankan Ajantha Mendis’ 6/8. Now, Chahar has made huge progress in ICC T20I rankings
CricketNov 10, 2019, 11:04 PM IST
India vs Bangladesh: Deepak Chahar takes hat-trick, registers best-ever T20I figures of 6/7
Deepak Chahar’s figures of 6/7 are the best in T20I cricket. He eclipsed Sri Lankan spinner Ajantha Mendis’ best haul of 6/8. Chahar is also the first Indian to claim a T20I hat-trick
IndiaOct 18, 2019, 2:12 PM IST
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena declares Jaffna International Airport open
Minister Arjuna Ranatunga said the airport built with Indian assistance marks an important development for the region as well as the whole of Sri Lanka. Alliance Air (the subsidiary of Air India) launched a flight to the airport with invitees from the aviation industry