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Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickremesinghe To NDTV: “India Gave Us Intelligence, But There Was A Lapse”

Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickremesinghe To NDTV: “India Gave Us Intelligence, But There Was A Lapse”

24th April 2019 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

India had shared intelligence inputs with Sri Lanka but there was “some lapse”, the country’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told NDTV in an exclusive interview. India had shared intelligence inputs with Sri Lanka but there was a lapse in how the country handled it, Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe toldRead More

Fear of Backlash Grips Muslim Community as Sri Lanka Mourns After Deadliest Attack in Decade

Fear of Backlash Grips Muslim Community as Sri Lanka Mourns After Deadliest Attack in Decade

23rd April 2019 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

It has been a decade since Sri Lanka recovered from the armed conflict between the Buddhist Sinhalese and the Hindu Tamil community. New Delhi: For the first twenty-four hours after the deadliest attack that killed more than 200 people and injured hundreds, Sri Lanka remained calm and controlled. Even asRead More

No militant group will be allowed to operate from Pakistan: PM Imran

No militant group will be allowed to operate from Pakistan: PM Imran

22nd April 2019 at 5:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Pakistan, Iran to set up joint ‘rapid reaction force’ for border security Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday reiterated that no militant group will be allowed to operate from Pakistani soil during his maiden visit to Tehran after both countries hurled accusations at each other following recent attacks in bothRead More

5 Indians among 290 killed in Sri Lanka Easter blasts, 24 suspects arrested

5 Indians among 290 killed in Sri Lanka Easter blasts, 24 suspects arrested

22nd April 2019 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

Five Indians were among those killed in the bombings in Sri Lanka, confirmed EAM Sushma Swaraj on Monday. The death toll from attacks on churches and luxury hotels across Sri Lanka rose significantly to 290, and about 500 people were also wounded, police said on Monday. Five Indians were among thoseRead More

129 Dead, 300 Injured In Multiple Blasts In Sri Lanka’s Churches, Hotels

129 Dead, 300 Injured In Multiple Blasts In Sri Lanka’s Churches, Hotels

21st April 2019 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

The blasts hit several high-end hotels and one church in the capital, while two additional churches were targeted outside Colombo, police said. COLOMBO: At least 129 people have been killed and hundreds injured after explosions in three churches and three hotels in and around the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo,Read More

Belt and Road Project “Good Choice For India”, Says China Ahead Of Event

Belt and Road Project “Good Choice For India”, Says China Ahead Of Event

19th April 2019 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

India is boycotting the Belt and Road Forum for the second straight year to protest its sovereignty concerns over the USD 60 billion so-called “China-Pakistan Economic Corridor” or “CPEC” as it runs through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, which is part of Jammu and Kashmir. BEIJING: China said today that it was bracingRead More

Gunmen kill at least 14 bus passengers in Pakistan’s Balochistan province

Gunmen kill at least 14 bus passengers in Pakistan’s Balochistan province

18th April 2019 at 1:29 pm Comments are Disabled

The attackers were wearing uniforms from the paramilitary Frontier Corps, provincial home secretary Haider Ali told AFP. Gunmen killed at least 14 people after forcing them to disembark from buses in Pakistan’s restive southwestern Balochistan province, officials said Thursday. The attackers were wearing uniforms from the paramilitary Frontier Corps, provincialRead More

Happy Baisakhi 2019: US Lawmakers Greet Indian Americans, Laud Their Contribution on Baisakhi

Happy Baisakhi 2019: US Lawmakers Greet Indian Americans, Laud Their Contribution on Baisakhi

15th April 2019 at 1:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Several US lawmakers greeted Sikhs on the occasion of Baisakhi and lauded their contributions in the economic development of the country. Washington: Several US lawmakers greeted Sikhs on the occasion of Baisakhi and lauded their contributions in the economic development of the country. “Today is a historically significant day forRead More

18 Killed, 48 Injured In Pakistan Market Suicide Bombing

18 Killed, 48 Injured In Pakistan Market Suicide Bombing

13th April 2019 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

As many as 48 people were wounded in the blast in the southwestern city of Quetta, capital of resource-rich Baluchistan province, officials said. QUETTA, PAKISTAN: A suicide bomb ripped through an outdoor Pakistani market on Friday, killing at least 18 people, half of them ethnic Hazaras, officials said, in anRead More

Bombing at open-air market in southwest Pakistan kills 16

Bombing at open-air market in southwest Pakistan kills 16

12th April 2019 at 12:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Police chief Abdur Razzaq Cheema says Friday’s bombing took place near a residential area where minority Shia Muslims live. A powerful bomb went off at an open-air market in the southwestern city of Quetta on Friday, killing at least 16 people and wounding several others, police and hospital officials said.Read More