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Notes from Sri Lanka 16.9.2017 Hindu: Youth
The country’s enterprising people have made sure that tourism is at the top of its game
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Eastern seaboard Navy’s biggest strength: expert 30.8.2017 Hindu: Visakhapatnam
It has a huge role to play in the “Act East” policy, says Cmde Kesnur
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Ocean forecasting system for Madagascar and Mozambique 27.8.2017 Hindu: Home
The Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS) of the Ministry of Earth Sciences here inaugurated the Ocean Forecasting System for Comoros, Madagascar, and Mozambique at the third ...
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Galle Test: No. 1 India presents a formidable test for Sri Lanka 25.7.2017 Hindu: Sport
Kohli’s men get back to the classical format even as the hosts cope with transitional blues
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India for freedom of navigation in South China Sea 20.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
India said on Thursday that there should be freedom of navigation in the South China Sea.
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Getting sucked into a quicksand of debt 15.7.2017 Hindu: Home
People in Batticaloa, one of the poorest districts in Sri Lanka, are badly hit by ‘predatory’ microfinance loans with exorbitant interest rates
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Strong earthquake shakes Indonesia's Sulawesi island 29.5.2017 South Asia News Headlines, Latest South East Asia News and Live Updates - Times of India
A strong, shallow earthquake rocked Indonesia's central Sulawesi province Monday evening. There were no immediate reports of serious damage or casualties, and no immediate tsunami warning. The US Geological Survey said the quake had a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 & was centered near the city of Poso.
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Multi-agency Naval exercise at Karwar 19.5.2017 TOI: Goa
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Navy's disaster relief exercise begins in Karnataka 18.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Indian Navy's three-day annual joint Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) exercise began on Thursday in Karnataka's Karwar city.
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In Pics | ISRO launches South Asia Satellite GSAT-9; neighbours hail India 5.5.2017 DNA: Popular News
 In a first, India today successfully launched a South Asia Satellite to provide communications and disaster support to neighbouring countries, a space initiative described as a "giant and historic step" in boosting regional cooperation. Giving a fillip to India's new age space diplomacy and "neighbourhood first" policy, the Rs 235 crore satellite GSAT-9 built as part of a Rs 450 crore project and touted as an 'invaluable gift' to India's neighbours is seen as a significant move in countering Chinese interests in the region. The project is funded entirely by India. The cuboid-shaped 2,230 kg satellite named SAS will enable a full range of services to the neighbours, including in telecommunication, television, direct-to-home, VSATs, tele-education and telemedicine. The South Asian Satellite (SAS) mission life is 12 years. Seven of the eight SAARC countries--India, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Maldives--are part of the ambitious project. Pakistan has opted out of the project, ...
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India successfully launches South Asia Satellite, "gift" to 5.5.2017 DNA: Evolutions
In a first, India today successfully launched a South Asia Satellite to provide communications and disaster support to neighbouring countries, a space initiative described as a "giant and historic step" in boosting regional cooperation.
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On a sojourn to Sri Lanka 13.4.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
We are going on a holiday', my husband declared one morning in early January. As a retired couple, I often joked that we were on an extended holiday anyway. Nevertheless, he hit upon Sri Lanka as a holiday destination and started planning meticulously. We arrived in Colombo and were received by our driver cum tour guide. At first glance, the Negombo Paradise Beach Hotel was not too impressive. But to my delight, the next morning was glorious! The resort was right up on the beach. After a leisurely breakfast, we were on the beach for sometime. Soon after, we were on our way to Kandy. Our first halt was at Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Along the Maha Oya river at Pinnawala, we were treated to the sight of more than 30 elephants bathing in the river. After their bath, the elephants were aligned in a queue and brought to the orphanage where they were fed and allowed to play in the mud. Another attraction here was the paper and products made of elephant dung sold in many shops! Our next stop was a tea ...
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China, Sri Lanka build Friendship Village for landslide victims 18.1.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Sri Lanka and China have started to construct the Aranayake China-Sri Lanka Friendship village in the central part of the island nation to provide shelter for landslide victims, the Chinese embassy said on Wednesday.
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Sri Lanka observes 12th anniversary of 2004 tsunami 26.12.2016 New Kerala: World News
Sri Lanka observes 12th anniversary of 2004 tsunami
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Sri Lanka commemorates Tsunami Day 26.12.2016 New Kerala: World News
Sri Lanka commemorates Tsunami Day
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Sri Lanka commemorates Tsunami Day 26.12.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Sri Lanka on Monday observed minutes of silence to remember the thousands of victims who died in a devastating tsunami in 2004.
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Protection from Tsunami 26.12.2016 Govt of india: PIB Features
Where there is a will, there will be a way. India has proven this axiom once more with aplomb.
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Twelve years after Asia tsunami, 400 bodies unidentified in Thailand 26.12.2016 TOI: All Headlines
Twelve years after Asia tsunami, 400 bodies unidentified in Thailand
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2004 Tsunami: Tamil Nadu observes twelfth anniversary of tsunami disaster 26.12.2016 TOI: All Headlines
2004 Tsunami: Tamil Nadu observes twelfth anniversary of tsunami disaster
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TN observes twelfth anniversary of tsunami disaster 26.12.2016 New Kerala: Tamil Nadu
TN observes twelfth anniversary of tsunami disaster
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