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India’s ‘Generous’ Assistance To Crisis-Hit Sri Lanka ‘Heartening’: Commonwealth Secretary-General

India’s ‘Generous’ Assistance To Crisis-Hit Sri Lanka ‘Heartening’: Commonwealth Secretary-General

Both India and Sri Lanka are among the 56 members of the Commonwealth which represents around 2.5 billion people.

14 August 2022
France Facing 'Most Severe Drought' Ever Recorded In Country

France Facing 'Most Severe Drought' Ever Recorded In Country

French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne said that many areas in France are going through a 'historic situation' s the country endures its third heatwave this...

05 August 2022

World Bank Says No Plan To Offer New Financing To Crisis-Hit Sri Lanka

World Bank has asked cash-strapped Sri Lanka to begin debt restructuring talks with its creditors, including China, before it can hope of getting the bailout...

India Swiftly Came To Rescue Of Crisis-Hit Sri Lanka: USAID Administrator Samantha Power

India Swiftly Came To Rescue Of Crisis-Hit Sri Lanka: USAID Administrator Samantha Power

Senior US official Samantha Power said the Joe Biden administration and the Indian government are ‘deeply concerned’ by the economic collapse and crisis...

27 July 2022

Sri Lankans Continue To Flee Crisis-Hit Nation, 6 More Reach Tamil Nadu

Sri Lanka Crisis: Scores of Lankans, mostly Tamils, have entered India through Tamil Nadu in recent months as they were unable to survive the crisis that has...

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23 July 2022
Ranil Wickremesinghe As Sri Lanka’s President Has Got His Task Cut Out, Wary Of Challenges Ahead

Ranil Wickremesinghe As Sri Lanka’s President Has Got His Task Cut Out, Wary Of Challenges Ahead

Ranil Wickremesinghe has moved quickly to consolidate his position since lawmakers elected him this week to finish the term of his predecessor, ousted...


21 July 2022
India Extends Its Support To Crisis-Hit Sri Lanka

India Extends Its Support To Crisis-Hit Sri Lanka

India’s reiterated its support to Sri Lanka, a day after Sri Lankan Parliament elected Ranil Wickremesinghe as the country's President.


20 July 2022
Sri Lanka: Ranil Elected President, But People Are Unhappy. Will It Lead To Another Round Of Protests?

Sri Lanka: Ranil Elected President, But People Are Unhappy. Will It Lead To Another Round Of Protests?

One thing going for Ranil Wickremesinghe is that people are weary of protests. Now that Gotabaya is out of the country, the majority would rather have the...


15 July 2022
India Helping Crisis-hit Sri Lanka: Rajnath Singh

India Helping Crisis-hit Sri Lanka: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said that India is trying its best to provide aid to its neighbor Sri Lanka as it reels under an unprecedented crisis.


15 July 2022
Sri Lanka’s SLPP To Support Ranil Wickremesinghe In Parliamentary Vote

Sri Lanka’s SLPP To Support Ranil Wickremesinghe In Parliamentary Vote

Sri Lanka, a country of 22 million people, is under the grip of an unprecedented economic turmoil, the worst in seven decades, leaving millions struggling to...


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14 July 2022
Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa Resigns: Reports

Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa Resigns: Reports

Sri Lanka Crisis: Parliament Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardenaon said that he has received the resignation letter from President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and his...


14 July 2022
India Hopes For Early Solution To Sri Lanka Crisis

India Hopes For Early Solution To Sri Lanka Crisis

India has said that it looks forward to an early solution of Sri Lanka’s situation related to the government and its leadership through democratic means.


13 July 2022
Sri Lanka Political Turmoil Continues To Simmer; 10 Points On Island Nation’s Crisis

Sri Lanka Political Turmoil Continues To Simmer; 10 Points On Island Nation’s Crisis

Sri Lanka Crisis: Chief of Defence Staff General Shavendra Silva made a ‘special appeal’ to the people, especially the youth, to support the three...


13 July 2022
Sri Lanka’s Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith Calls For Restrain Amid Political Crisis

Sri Lanka’s Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith Calls For Restrain Amid Political Crisis

Sri Lanka Crisis: The protesters continue to occupy the three main buildings in the island nation’s capital, the President’s House, the presidential...


04 July 2022
Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif Orders Reopening Of Closed Power Plants To Tackle Country’s Electricity Crisis

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif Orders Reopening Of Closed Power Plants To Tackle Country’s Electricity Crisis

Pakistan has plunged into a crippling electricity crisis that is mostly attributed to mismanagement, inefficiencies, power theft and politically-motivated...


30 June 2022
Uddhav Thackeray vs Devendra Fadnavis: A Friendship Gone Sour Cost A CM His Chair

Uddhav Thackeray vs Devendra Fadnavis: A Friendship Gone Sour Cost A CM His Chair

It was not the Shiv Sena versus the Shiv Sena but Uddhav Thackeray versus Devendra Fadnavis. It was a potboiler at whose bottom lay the remnants of a...


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29 June 2022
Shiv Sena Challenges Maharashtra Governor's Floor Test Direction Before SC, Says 'Such Undue Haste Is Manifestly Arbitrary'

Shiv Sena Challenges Maharashtra Governor's Floor Test Direction Before SC, Says 'Such Undue Haste Is Manifestly Arbitrary'

Shiv Sena's petition before Supreme Court(SC) has contended that the Governor vide communication dated June 28, 2022 (which was received today i.e., on June 29...


29 June 2022
Shiv Sena Workers Take Out March In Solidarity With Uddhav Thackeray In Nagpur

Shiv Sena Workers Take Out March In Solidarity With Uddhav Thackeray In Nagpur

Maharashtra Political Crisis: A large number of Shiv Sena workers, including women, marched from Jhansi Rani square in Nagpur, and raised slogans against rebel...


28 June 2022
Maharashtra BJP Leader Says Party Waiting For Maha Vikas Aghadi To Declare Itself In Minority

Maharashtra BJP Leader Says Party Waiting For Maha Vikas Aghadi To Declare Itself In Minority

Maharashtra BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar said the party is in a wait-and-watch mode and that it does not need to prove a majority on the floor of the House as...


28 June 2022
Eknath Shinde Rubbishes Shiv Sena’s Claim, Urges Thackeray Group To Disclose Rebel MLAs Names In Touch With It

Eknath Shinde Rubbishes Shiv Sena’s Claim, Urges Thackeray Group To Disclose Rebel MLAs Names In Touch With It

Shiv Sena had earlier claimed that as many as 20 MLAs of rebel Eknath Shinde group are in touch with the Uddhav Thackeray-led party, and want to return to...


27 June 2022
Maha Vikas Aghadi Leaders Meet Uddhav Thackeray Amid Maharashtra Political Crisis

Maha Vikas Aghadi Leaders Meet Uddhav Thackeray Amid Maharashtra Political Crisis

Maha Vikas Aghadi(MVA) alliance of Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress in Maharashtra is battling a political crisis that unfolded last week after Sena minister Eknath...


24 June 2022
Sharad Pawar Meets Uddhav Thackeray Amid Maharashtra Political Crisis

Sharad Pawar Meets Uddhav Thackeray Amid Maharashtra Political Crisis

Maharashtra Crisis: A day before, Ajit Pawar had said the NCP will do all it can to save Maha Vikas Aghadi(MVA)—the ruling alliance of the Shiv Sena, NCP and...


24 June 2022
Uddhav Thackeray Says ‘Have Left Varsha, Not My Determination’ Amid Maharashtra Political Crisis

Uddhav Thackeray Says ‘Have Left Varsha, Not My Determination’ Amid Maharashtra Political Crisis

Shiv Sena president and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said he may have vacated the chief minister's official residence—Varsha, but his...


23 June 2022
Indian Delegation Discusses Sri Lanka Economic Crisis With Country’s Top Leadership

Indian Delegation Discusses Sri Lanka Economic Crisis With Country’s Top Leadership

Sri Lanka is facing the worst economic crisis since independence in 1948 which has led to an acute shortage of essential items like food, medicine, cooking gas...


22 June 2022
Maharashtra Crisis: NCP Chief Sharad Pawar Meets CM Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Crisis: NCP Chief Sharad Pawar Meets CM Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Crisis: NCP chief Sharad Pawar meets chief minister Uddhav Thackeray at 'Varsha', his official residence in south Mumbai, along with his daughter...


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