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PM to leave for China tomorrow

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Maithree Wickremesinghe will be leaving for China tomorrow (13) to attend the One Belt, One Road summit in Beijing. Leaders of 30 countries will be taking part in the high-level round table discussions that will be conducted at the summit. The forum will pay special …

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India-funded ambulance service will be extended to all provinces: Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that Sri Lanka’s free emergency ambulance service, which is funded by the Indian government and currently in operation in just two provinces, will be extended to all other provinces. “We have decided to extend 1990 Emergency Ambulance Service, currently operating in Western & …

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Sri Lanka rejects Chinese request for submarine visit

Sri Lanka has rejected China’s request to dock one of its submarines in Colombo this month, two senior government officials said on Thursday as the Indian prime minister landed in the island nation. Sri Lanka last allowed a Chinese submarine to dock in the capital of Colombo in October 2014, …

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