Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting


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.

Will seek international rights probe if Lanka fails: David Cameron

November 16, 2013 2:34 pm

Cameron said no one wants to return to days of LTTE when they did "dreadful and brutal things".

PM not at CHOGM due to domestic compulsions: Salman Khurshid

November 15, 2013 4:00 pm

Apart from Singh,Canadian and Mauritian PM have also chosen to keep away from the summit.

British PM David Cameron bats for closer UK-India ties

February 18, 2014 11:58 am

Cameron's visit to India comes over a week after UK announced its decision to scrap the controversial 3,000-pound visa bond scheme.

CHOGM to begin amid allegations of rights violations by Sri Lanka

November 14, 2013 4:58 pm

Lanka facses allegations of human rights violations against Tamils in war against LTTE.

Finding shared ground

November 14, 2013 5:25 am

PM skipping CHOGM may harm India's ties with neighbours: Chinese think-tank

November 13, 2013 5:01 pm

India joined the UN Democracy Fund,turning itself into the second largest contributor after the US.

PM tells Lanka he won't come,Colombo says it 'understands'

November 11, 2013 2:12 am

The letter is in response to Rajapaksa's invitation to Singh,which was hand-delivered on August 19.

Can't attend CHOGM: PM tells Lankan President,Khurshid to lead India

February 18, 2014 12:55 pm

The PM has been under pressure within the Cong and from Tamil parties not to attend the CHOGM.

Cannot attend CHOGM,Manmohan to tell Rajapaksa

November 10, 2013 1:38 am

PM will write a letter stating that External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid will represent him.