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Sri Lanka

3 Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy near Palk Strait - Times of India

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena pardons militant accused of conspiring to kill him in 2005 - @DailyStarLeb

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Saudi Arabia

Maid's stoning death sentence commuted by Saudis, says Sri Lanka - @AFP

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Sri Lanka

U.S. lauds Sri Lanka government on post-war Tamil reconciliation

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floods

Over 70 people killed by flooding in south India and Sri Lanka, according to officials and media reports - @TR_Foundation

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka releases 126 Indian fishermen arrested by Navy for allegedly poaching into country's waters - @htTweets

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Maldives political crisis

Investigation reveals Sri Lankan citizen was paid to assassinate Maldives President Abdulla Yameen; suspect under custody - @MDVForeign

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka to sell benchmark size 10-year sovereign bond with initial price guidance of 7%, market sources told @Reuters

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India

34 Indian fishermen detained, 7 boats seized by Sri Lankan Navy near Rameshwaram, India, coast for allegedly violating territorial waters - @ANI_news

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Sri Lanka

Red Cross says no evidence of sex for aid in post-war Sri Lanka

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India

Sri Lankan Navy seizes 4 boats, arrests 26 Indian fishermen, circumstances unclear - @ibnlive

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India

7 fishermen from Nagapattinam, India, arrested by Sri Lankan Navy, boat confiscated; circumstances unknown - @ibnlive

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Sri Lanka war crimes, rights abuses allegations

Sri Lanka says it will deliver justice after UN war crimes report, stops short of setting up special court - @Reuters

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Sri Lanka war crimes, rights abuses allegations

Sri Lankan government and Tamil Tiger rebels committed war crimes during conflict, says UN report calling for special court with international judges - @Reuters

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Sri Lanka war crimes, rights abuses allegations

Sri Lanka to set up war reparations office, create truth commission, minister says - @AFP

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Sri Lanka

Documentary urges international justice for Sri Lankan war victims

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka house speaker: Tamil party to lead opposition for 1st time in 32 years following arrangement to form national unity government - @AFP

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Sri Lanka

Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan Prime Minister - @httweets

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Sri Lanka

Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lanka's new prime minister as 2 main political parties sign agreement to work together in new parliament - @AP

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politics

Indian President Narendra Modi congratulates Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on his party's general election win, says, 'I am confident that under Mr. Wickremesinghe's leadership, bilateral ties between India & Sri Lanka will get stronger. ' - @narendramodi

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