Veteran actor and Member of Parliament Vinod Khanna, 70, the Bollywood heartthrob, best known for his roles in films such as "Amar Akbar Anthony," "Qurbaani" and "Insaaf" -- died of cancer at a hospital here this morning.
The issues concerning the fishermen who inadvertently cross the International Maritime Boundary Line were discussed when India’s Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh yesterday called on the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mr. Ranil Wickremesinghe, and it was felt that the same should be resolved at the earliest with no more loss of lives.
India has agreed to cooperate with Sri Lanka for developing road infrastructure in the Jaffna region of the island nation. The Indo-Sri Lanka Cooperation in road construction came up for discussion when Road, Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari called on visiting Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Vickramasinghe.
Experts on intellectual property (IP) rights from around the world gathered today on World IP Day to support strengthening Sri Lanka’s intellectual property efforts. The seminar is part of several workshops this week to highlight the economic benefits of innovation and IP protection for the Sri Lankan people.
Reference the above article on April 18, 2017 in “Asian Tribute”, we would like to respond to this unethical writing with disgraceful words by Nelum Vitahanage. As the author of this article you were mainly concerned of the age limit of marriage. Let us refer to the historical view on the age of marriage.
Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake speaking at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce highlighted prospects for increasing bilateral trade and U.S. investment in Sri Lanka at a breakfast roundtable meeting hosted by the US Chamber of Commerce.
Following the landmark deal by Hilton to manage six more hotels in Sri Lanka, senior management of the Hilton met visiting Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake in Washington D.C. on the sidelines of the ongoing World Bank and IMF meetings.
The UN General Assembly on 19 April 2017, confirmed the nomination Achim Steiner of Germany, as the new Administrator of UNDP for a term of four years. The General Assembly confirmed the nomination on 19 April 2017