Namal Rajapaksa, son of Sri Lanka’s former president Mahinda Rajapaksa spoke to WION, the day after being released on bail early this week.
Tamil Nadu chief minister had sought PM Modi's intervention in the matter
The Norwegian peace mediator in the 30-year-long Sri Lanka civil war breaks his silence on his controversial role in an exclusive interview with WION
The deal had triggered public anger in Sri Lanka with several people demonstrating on the streets fearing loss of their land. Some politicians said such a large-scale land transfer to China would infringe on Sri Lanka’s sovereignty
Former senior minister Col Karuna holds forth on concepts like motherland and freedom in a wide-ranging interview
Canberra would provide AUS$500,000 (US$400,000) to fund the World Health Organization's dengue prevention and control measures in Sri Lanka
Galagodaatte Gnanasara has been arrested in connection with arson attacks targeting the minority Muslim community in Sri Lanka in recent months
Police said investigations were continuing into 16 'major incidents' of arson since April that hit Muslim homes, businesses, mosques and a cemetery