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Sri Lanka banks on RBI swaps to boost its reserves

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Thursday (10) said that the SAARC swap arrangement with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is part...

Lanka’s political crisis adversely impacted economy: Central Bank Governor

Sri Lanka's Central Bank Governor Indrajith Coomaraswamy on Wednesday said that the nearly two-month long political crisis had an adverse impact on the country's...

Bank urges stability as Sri Lanka tensions rise

Sri Lanka's central bank Wednesday called for political stability amid mounting tensions in the ruling coalition and as the economy recorded its slowest growth in...

First time buyer Samia turns her life around and puts down roots in Rayners...

Sponsored Feature After years of renting in London, 36 year old Head of Clinical Affairs Samia decided to take her first step onto the property...

Leicester care home wins top award

A care home in Leicester celebrated a “well-deserved” win at the Great British Care Awards last month. Asra House Residential Care Home, as part of...

Emergency in Sri Lanka, but India’s T20 tri-series to go on

The BCCI on Tuesday said the Tri-nation T20 series in Sri Lanka, also involving the Indian cricket team, will continue despite the country plunging into a...

TCNS Clothing files draft papers for IPO

Womens branded apparel maker TCNS Clothing has filed draft papers for an initial public offer, wherein existing shareholders plans to sell more than 1.57...

India’s tea exports hit 36-year high, reach at 241 mn kg in 2017

India's tea exports have touched a record high in 36 years at 240.7 million kilograms during calendar 2017, Tea Board data said. The previous record was in 1981 when...

Former bank governor named suspect in bond scam in Lanka

Sri Lanka's central bank's former governor Arjuna Mahendran was today named as one of the key suspects in a treasury bond scam that caused...

Sexual assaults on young girls in India, Pak heartbreaking: UN

The recent incidents of sexual assault on young girls in India and Pakistan are “heartbreaking”, the spokesperson of the UN chief said, underlining that...