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Rajapaksa admits defeat, Modi hails Sirisena win

Rajapaksa admits defeat, Modi hails Sirisena win

🕔13:18, 9.Jan 2015

Colombo, Jan 9  Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Friday conceded defeat in the presidential election after officials indicated a landslide win for joint opposition candidate Maithripala Sirisena. Stunned by the setback in an election he called two years ahead of

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UNGA address, dinner with Obama: Modi has 35 engagements in US

UNGA address, dinner with Obama: Modi has 35 engagements in US

🕔23:58, 23.Sep 2014

New Delhi/Washington, Sep 23 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a packed schedule of 35 engagements, including an address to the UN General Assembly and a much-anticipated summit meeting with US President Barack Obama, during his Sep 26-30 visit to the

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India takes up arrest of fishermen with Sri Lanka

India takes up arrest of fishermen with Sri Lanka

🕔21:25, 8.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 8 India has taken up with Sri Lanka the arrest of around 80 of its fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy, an official said Sunday. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has directed the Indian High Commission in

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