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Bailouts Won’t Save Sri Lanka. Ending Dynastic Politics Mi...

In this Aug. 11, 2019, file photo, former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, left, and former Defense Secretary and his brother...

Hambantota is being unfairly singled out to bash Sri Lanka...

Colombo: In his address to the first batch of graduates of Sri Lanka’s National Defense College here on Wednesday, President Rani...

How India- irked by a Chinese ship - issued an sdvisory th...

FILE PHOTO: A Navy officer stands in front of India's and Sri Lanka's national flags. Photo: Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte New Delhi:...

Writers From US, Britain, Ireland, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka...

The 2022 Booker Prize shortlist. Photo: Twitter/@TheBookerPrizes. London: American authors Elizabeth Strout and Percival Ever...

Why Sri Lanka’s ‘Aragalaya’ protesters are divided on back...

Sri Lanka’s President Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo on Thursday. Photo: Reuters Sri Lankan social media expert Vimukthi Du...

Loopholes in Sri Lanka’s security architecture

Colombo: The recent Sri Lanka-India-China triangular controversy over the docking of the Chinese research vessel Yuan Wang 5 at Hambant...

For Sri Lanka, nuclear energy may be the best bet in the l...

Colombo: In his recent address to the Advocata Institute in Colombo, Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe said: “I think we...

Load-shedding is fine, if...

A picture on Facebook of bullock carts on Colombo's streets brought to mind Sri Lanka's past glory. I visited the country several times...

Asian financial crisis lessons offer recovery path for Sri...

Jaya Container Terminal in Colombo: The government should look to list shares of profitable state companies such as the Sri Lanka Por...

Sri Lanka president seeks unity government to save economy

Ranil WickremesingheAFP file photo Sri Lanka’s new president Ranil Wickremesinghe has formally invited MPs to join an al...

Sri Lanka's new president: can 'the fox' defy skeptics?

Sri Lanka's newly elected president, Ranil Wickremesinghe, speaks to the media in Colombo on July 20.    © Reuters...

Corruption, incompetence and greed led to Sri Lankan presi...

Sri Lanka’s disgraced President Gotabaya Rajapaksa will now live a life in exile. Photo: Reuters Sri Lanka has been redu...

Take care, Rajiv Gandhi told Prabhakaran. Even gave bullet...

Illustration by Manisha Yadav | ThePrint Colombo was under curfew. Riots had broken out. Spirals of smoke bellowed out of building...

Sri Lanka hopes for $4bn in China aid 'soon' as envoy defe...

A man pushes an out-of-gas autorickshaw in Colombo on July 27: Sri Lanka is looking to China and others to ease the economic cri...

Singapore extends stay of former Sri Lankan President Raja...

Sri Lanka's former President Gotabaya Rajapaksa landed in Singapore on July 14, a day after fleeing his crisis-ridden country followi...

Five graphs that explain how Sri Lanka ran out of money

Ishara S Kodikara/AFP Sri Lanka is facing its worst economic crisis in modern history. Its 22 million strong population is struggl...

Sri Lankans chase foreign jobs to help families survive in...

People wait to collect their passports at Sri Lanka's Immigration and Emigration Department in June. Issuances in 2022...

American Civil Liberties Union is clear on protesters’ leg...

Pro Trump protesters capture Capitol Januar 6, 2021 Colombo: In his interaction with foreign diplomats last week, Sri Lankan Presi...

Amid China-US rivalry, Sri Lanka crisis offers lesson for...

Sri Lanka’s former president Mahinda Rajapaksa (centre) with his younger brother, the recently ousted president Gotabaya Rajapa...

Sri Lanka crackdown overshadows new PM's swearing-in

Security personnel stand guard near Sri Lanka's presidential secretariat in Colombo after a raid on an anti-government prot...

‘I want to leave Sri Lanka as soon as possible’: thousands...

People wait to get their passports outside the immigration department in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on July 18. Photo: AP One of the long...