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India in talks to operate airport near Chinese port in Sri Lanka

India in talks to operate airport near Chinese port in Sri Lanka

India is in advanced talks with Sri Lanka to operate an airport on the southern tip of the island, where China has invested heavily as part of its Belt and Road initiative, a Sri Lankan minister said.

Oct 13, 2017, 11:59 AM IST

Colombo rejects human rights probe, defends hosting CHOGM

Sri Lanka insisted Saturday that the Commonwealth cannot sit in judgement on its members and rejected British Prime Minister David Cameron`s warning of an international probe into its human rights record.

Nov 16, 2013, 14:06 PM IST