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Weeks after losing SPG cover, security breach at Priyanka's residence

The Centre last month replaced the SPG (Special Protection Group) cover of the family of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.

02 Dec 2019 6:26 PM

Brothers to run Lanka: Prez Rajapaksa names elder brother Mahinda as PM

Mahinda, the current main opposition leader, will assume duties soon after incumbent Wickremesinghe steps down formally on Thursday.

20 Nov 2019 7:38 PM

Rediscovering a Tamil modernist writer

One already gets the scent of the day to unfold as one hops into a State transport bus to Kovilpatti, about 60 km from Tirunelveli.

28 Jul 2019 3:09 AM

'Whatever I said was in fit of anger, frustration,' says Satya Pal Malik

'As Governor, I should have not made such a comment, but my personal feeling is the same as I said,' Malik said.

22 Jul 2019 10:41 AM

Stop killing innocents, rise against those who looted Kashmir: J&K Guv

Taking a veiled dig at mainstream politicians, Malik said these leaders talk a different language in Delhi and a different one in Kashmir.

22 Jul 2019 8:44 AM


Madras HC allows Nalini to argue for her leave in person

Nalini was sentenced to death which was commuted to life imprisonment by the AIADMK government in 2000.

25 Jun 2019 4:57 PM

Hinduism not blamed for LTTE bombings, then why link Islam to terrorism: Imran Khan

Imran Khan asserted that Islam has nothing to do with terrorism.

01 Jun 2019 8:18 PM

Govt extends LTTE ban for 5 years

The LTTE’s continued violent and disruptive activities are prejudicial to the integrity and sovereignty of India, it said.

15 May 2019 12:59 AM

Centre extends ban on LTTE for 5 years, declares it 'unlawful association'

The MHA said that LTTE activities and propaganda on the Internet are a threat to the security of VVIPs in India.

14 May 2019 12:37 PM

Indian PM’s killers need no sympathy

The conundrum remains alive nearly three decades after Rajiv met his ghastly end in Tamil Nadu.

11 May 2019 12:43 AM


215 killed, 500 injured as 8 blasts rock Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith said all Easter masses in the Colombo district had been cancelled.

22 Apr 2019 1:14 AM

Sri Lanka to urge UN to remove war crime charges against its troops

Sirisena, who will lead a delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York, will address general debate on September 25.

15 Sep 2018 1:26 PM

At last, Delhi asks Rajapaksa for a dance

So why the invitation to Mr Rajapaksa, the man under whom Sri Lanka first inched closer to China?

12 Sep 2018 1:32 AM

Operation Pawan was a correct strategic call

The success of the accord depended on unstinted political support by both the nations.

11 Nov 2017 12:50 AM

SC adjourns hearing on Rajiv Gandhi assassination case for 2 weeks

Mother of convict, Arputham Ammal, had requested for a 30 days leave to Perarivalan for hisfather's treatment.

30 Aug 2017 2:28 PM


Dawood Ibrahim on UK’s asset freeze list with 3 homes on Pak address, 21 aliases

Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim fled India post the 1993 serial bombings and is understood to be hiding in Pakistan.

23 Aug 2017 3:25 PM

Book review: A personal reminiscence of LTTE war

Apart from his, personal travail as a prisoner of war, Boyagoda does well to establish the long history of the Tamil issue.

11 Dec 2016 2:44 AM