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India becomes world’s second largest arms dealer, just behind Saudi

India continues to maintain being in the strategically-vulnerable position of being the world’s second-largest arms importer, just behind Saudi Arabia. The only...

India’s Supreme Court grants equal rights to women in military

India's top court ruled today (18) that women could serve as army commanders, dismissing the government's stance that male soldiers were not ready to...

Alice Wells in Sri Lanka next week

US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells will be in Sri Lanka next week...

No posters, banners allowed during first T20I

Posters, banners and message boards will not be allowed inside the Barsapara Cricket Stadium for Sunday’s T20I between India and Sri Lanka,...

Wanting break, Rohit Sharma to miss Sri Lanka series

Indian limited overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma is set to take a break from international duties and will likely skip the T20I series...

Dual citizenship for Sri Lankan refugees in India?

India’s Union Home Minister Amit Shah is learnt to have conveyed to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami that the State...

Citizenship Amendment Bill: Protests grow as India debates ‘anti-Muslim’ law

India's upper house of parliament is debating a controversial citizenship bill that offers amnesty to non-Muslim illegal immigrants from three neighbouring countries.

Tribunal confirms five-year Indian ban on LTTE

The five-year ban imposed by the Centre on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) has been confirmed by a tribunal set...

India hopes new Lankan dispensation to safeguard its strategic interests

India is keeping a close watch on the political developments in neighbouring Sri Lanka, with just 10 days left for the presidential...

China-run Hambantota port in Sri Lanka links with Thailand’s Ranong

Sri Lanka’s China managed Hambantota Port has inked a deal with Thailand’s Ranong port with a view to developing shipping routes in the region,...