Narayanasamy asks Lankan envoy to confine to diplomatic work

Vaiko had in a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh sought criminal prosecution of the Sri Lankan envoy on the charge of `sedition`.

Politics and sports should not be mixed: Lankan envoy

Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to India Prasad Kariyawasam expressed anxiety and concern over a plethora of issues, including safety of Sri Lankan cricket players and other visitors in Tamil Nadu.

`Lanka disappointed with India`s vote at UNHRC`

Expressing disappointment over India voting in favour of the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka on human rights, Sri Lankan High Commissioner Prasad Kariyawasam Thursday said India`s decision was due to its compulsions.

UN resolution against Sri Lanka uncalled for: Sri Lanka envoy

The resolution in the UN Human Rights Council against Sri Lanka is "uncalled for" and the international community should not get involved in the country, Sri Lanka High Commissioner to India Prasad Kariyawasam said Monday.

Bihar resurgence appreciated in Sri Lanka: High Commissioner

Resurgence of Bihar was widely appreciated in Sri Lanka and pattern of growth in the state in the last five year is a learning experience, Sri Lanka High Commissioner to India Prasad Kariyawasam said.

MPs object to Lankan envoy`s remarks

Members from Tamil Nadu in Rajya
Sabha Thursday raised strong objections to the reported remarks of Sri Lankan High Commissioner Prasad Kariyawasam against MPs of the state.

Jayasinghe is Sri Lanka`s new foreign secretary

Romesh Jayasinghe, the High Commissioner to India, will be Sri Lanka`s foreign secretary from October 1, the government has announced.