India's External Affairs Minister meets Sri Lanka President and PM - Colombo Page

Aug 31, Colombo: India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Colombo on Thursday to participate in the 2nd Indian Ocean Conference. On the side lines of the confernce, Swaraj met Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime ...

Sri Lanka intends to take a leading role in ensuring freedom of navigation in Indian Ocean - Colombo Page

Aug 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka today urged the world's major powers to keep the Indian Ocean safe and secure for freedom of navigation and overflight and suggested a code of conduct that ensures the freedom of Navigation in the Indian Ocean is essential to ...

Maritime peace, prosperity our priority: Full text of Sushma Swaraj's speech at Indian Ocean Conference - Firstpost

India on Thursday called for a peaceful, stable and secure Indian Ocean with its waters free of any traditional and non-traditional threats. Speaking at the inaugural session of the two-day Second Indian Ocean Conference in Colombo, External Affairs ...

Safe, secure Indian Ocean our priority: Sushma Swaraj - New Kerala

Colombo [Sri Lanka], Aug 31 : External Affair Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said that it is paramount for New Delhi to ensure safety and security of the Indian Ocean. Addressing the Indian Ocean Conference, Swaraj said the vision of ...

Darjeeling unrest: GJM ends strike till next round of talks with West Bengal govt, says party convenor Binay Tamang - Firstpost

Darjeeling: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha put off the indefinite bandh in the Darjeeling hills from Friday till the next round of talks with the West Bengal government on 12 September, its convenor Binay Tamang said on Thursday. Representational image. PTI.

Indian External Affairs Minister arrives - Hiru News

Indian External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj has arrived in the island. Our airport correspondent said she arrived at around 4.30pm today (31). She is in Sri Lanka to attend the Indian Ocean Conference being held in Colombo. Swaraj will address the ...