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CHOGM summit


Cameron sets March deadline for Lanka rights probe; Rajapaksa rejects demand

November 17, 2013 12:51 am

London would use its position in the UN to call for an independent international inquiry.

Commonwealth chief says summit a success despite controversy

November 16, 2013 10:00 pm

The Commonwealth is distinguished by the fact that it's a very issues-based organisation.

At Jaffna,Cameron hears 'harrowing' tales of abuse

November 16, 2013 2:48 am

Cameron also visited the Sabapathipillai welfare centre for the war displaced in Jaffna's Chunnakam area.

Don't turn C'wealth into 'punitive,judgmental' body: Rajapaksa

November 16, 2013 2:44 am

Rajapaksa asked member nations not to turn the Commonwealth into a punitive and judgemental body.

Don't turn Commonwealth into 'punitive' grouping: Rajapaksa

November 15, 2013 6:15 pm

Rajapaksa said that Sri Lanka has nothing to answer for on human rights.

Don't turn Commonwealth into 'punitive,judgemental' body: Sri Lanka

November 15, 2013 12:10 pm

Rajapaksa appealed for a constructive engagement in the Commonwealth on issues like economic growth.

Rajapaksa satisfied with Khurshid’s presence

November 15, 2013 2:11 am

SL President noted that the Indian Prime Minister had not attended a previous summit in Perth two years ago.

Srilankan President Rajapaksa says Lanka 'has nothing to hide'

November 14, 2013 3:29 pm

Mahinda Rajapaksa sent out a message to Tamils that he was willing to discuss the issues with them.

Manmohan Singh's absence not a setback for CHOGM: Sri Lanka

November 10, 2013 9:28 pm

The Indian Prime Minister was invited. Sri Lankans would have been happier if he came,said Peiris.