Tag Archives: Sri Lanka

Death toll in Sri Lanka Easter Sunday blasts climbs to 290

Sri Lanka attack 2019

Coordinated blasts on several churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday have left more than 290 people dead and hundreds more injured in the worst attacks since the island’s civil war ended a decade ago. Sri Lankan police have arrested 24 men in connection with the blasts, officials said on Monday. There was no immediate claim of ... Read More »

Chinese expert warns India’s interventionist policy causing unrest in Maldives, region

SHANGHAI (PPA) — A senior Chinese expert on South Asia affairs has warned that India’s continued quest for interference in neighbor country’s internal affairs have caused political crisis in Maldives. Writing in Global Times on February 9, 2018, Chen Xizhong, a member with the Chinese Association for South Asian Studies suggested that India was trying to maintain its grip over ... Read More »

Pakistan’s Single Country Exhibition kicks off in Colombo

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena along with Minister for Commerce attended the event After successfully organizing the similar event in 2016 and 2017, the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) in association with the High Commission of Pakistan in Sri Lanka is organizing “Pakistan Single Country Exhibition in Colombo from January 12 to 14, 2018 for the third consecutive year. ... Read More »

Pakistan whitewashed SriLanka with 5-0, first after 2008

Pakistan whitewash SriLanka with 5-0, first after 2008

Usman Shinwari’s maiden fiver leads Pakistan’s whitewash of Sri Lanka Pakistan Cricket Team has whitewashed Sri Lanka in the five-match One Day International series in Sharjah, it’s Pakistan’s first 5-0 win against any team since 2008. Pakistan achieved a convincing nine-wicket win in the 5th and final match for a 5-0 clean sweep of the series played in United Arab ... Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka to reach semi-finals

Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka to reach semi-finals

Pakistan will meet England in the first semi‑final at Cardiff on Wednesday Pakistan cricket team defeated Sri Lanka in a nail-biting contest after Sarfraz produced a captain’s innings of 61 not out in ICC Champions Trophy. Pakistan completed their three-wicket victory with 31 balls to spare, Pakistan to face England in first semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy. In yesterday match ... Read More »

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurates PIA Premier

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurates PIA Premier

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated PIA’s Premier Service at Benazir International Airport on Independence Day. The first flight of the Premier Service departed for London. The first of the three aircraft landed at Karachi airport on August 6, and the remaining two are expected to arrive by February 2017. In a briefing, the Prime Minister was told that planes for ... Read More »

Sri Lankan leaders hail arrival of Holy Relics from Pakistan

Sri Lankan Ministers receives holy relics.

An impressive ceremony was held in Sri Lanka to celebrate the arrival of Holy Relics from Pakistan’s Gandhara region. Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan said such exchanges will further strengthen cultural relations between Pakistan and Sri Lanka COLOMBO (Sri Lanka) – Religious and political leaders of Sri Lanka welcomed the Holy Relics of Lord Buddha from Pakistan’s Gandhara region in a ... Read More »

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