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Fringe pro-LTTE groups behind Tamil Nadu violence: Sri Lankan envoy (Interview)


September 6th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Terming the recent attack on Sri Lankan tourists as an "unfortunate aberration," Colombo's envoy Prasad Kariyawasam has blamed "fringe pro-LTTE groups" in the state ... Read more...

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‘Misquoted’ Sri Lankan envoy apologises to Indian MPs (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The government Thursday summoned Sri Lanka's envoy to India for a meeting during which he apologized to Indian MPs for his comments that sought to ... Read more...

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Australia under pressure to reject Sri Lankan envoy


January 24th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 24 (ANI): Australia is under pressure to reject Sri Lanka's choice of naming former Navy Chief as its next envoy in Canberra.Former Sri Lankan Navy Chief Thisara Samarasinghe has ... Read more...

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Fisherman death: India summons Sri Lankan envoy


January 13th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Conveying concerns over the killing of an Indian fisherman by Sri Lankan Navy personnel, India Thursday summoned Colombo's envoy Prasad Kariyawasam and stressed that the use of ... Read more...

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S Ramadoss wants Sri Lankan envoy to be sent back


October 4th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Oct 4 (ANI): Pattali Makkal Katchi's founder S Ramadoss has demanded that the Indian Government should take steps to send back Sri Lankan Deputy High Commissioner Vadivel Krishnamoorthy."The Sri Lankan ... Read more...

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Buddhist temple fire heightens Sinhala-Tamil tensions


May 17th, 2009 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 17 (IANS) The war in Sri Lanka had its echo again here Saturday when the Sinhalese blamed an early morning fire at one of their temples on the local Tamil ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan president’s special emissary coming to India


April 22nd, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) With the plight of Tamil civilians in Sri Lanka becoming an electoral issue in India and boatloads of fleeing refugees landing in Tamil Nadu, ... Read more...

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Those who sleep with tiger will be swallowed by it: Lankan envoy


February 7th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 7(IANS) The Sri Lankan envoy here has created a stir by warning Canadian MPs against sympathizing with the Tamil Tigers.By sympathizing with the Tamil Tigers who had carried out many ... Read more...

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India asks Sri Lanka to stop military offensive against Tamils (Lead)


October 17th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Colombo, Oct 17 (IANS) With the political temperature rising in Tamil Nadu over the situation in Sri Lanka, Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon Friday summoned Sri Lankan High Commissioner C.R. Jayasinghe and ... Read more...

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India summons Sri Lankan envoy, asks Colombo to end violence


October 17th, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) With the political temperature rising in Tamil Nadu over the situation in Sri Lanka, Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon Friday summoned Sri Lankan High Commissioner C.R. Jayasinghe and ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists refuse to allow Koirala to attend SAARC summit


July 29th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 29 (IANS) A diplomatic squabble has erupted in Nepal with the Maoists, their former allies the Communists, and a former South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) secretary-general ... Read more...

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India summons Sri Lankan envoy on fishermen’s issue


July 20th, 2008 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) India Saturday summoned Sri Lankan envoy C.R. Jayasinghe and lodged a protest over the alleged firing by the Sri Lankan Navy a week ago that killed two ... Read more...

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Palace officials livid over UN report asking Britain to get rid of the Queen


June 13th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): An official United Nations report has asked Britain to get rid of the Queen.The UN Human Rights Council has said the UK must consider holding a ... Read more...

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