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Sri Lankan Cabinet To Resign Once All-party Govt Is Formed: PMO

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa announced on Saturday that he will resign on Wednesday. Prime Minister Wickremesinghe also said that he will step down after a new government is formed. Opposition parties on Sunday held talks and decided to form an all-party interim government after President Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Wickremesinghe agreed to resign

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India Dismisses Reports About Sending Troops To Sri Lanka

President Rajapaksa on Saturday announced that he will resign. Prime Minister Wickremesinghe also said that he will step down after a new government is formed

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Sri Lanka Opposition Parties Agree To Form All-party Interim Govt

The embassy also suggested that Chinese nationals be vigilant, stay safe, avoid going out, keep communication open and keep updated with the embassy's notices and reminders, it said

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Unprecedented Developments In Sri Lanka Were Inevitable: Experts

On India's reaction to the developments in Sri Lanka, Ambassador Kantha described it as "balanced and carefully-crafted"

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Sri Lanka Protesters, Angered By Economic Meltdown, Storm President's House

Some protesters, holding Sri Lankan flags and helmets, broke into the president's residence, video footage from local TV news NewsFirst channel showed

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Protestors Storm President's Residence After Clash With Police In Colombo

Some protesters, holding Sri Lankan flags and helmets, broke into the president's residence, video footage from local TV news showed

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Sri Lanka’s Catastrophe Is An Alarm For All Of Us: UNDP

The United Nations on Thursday said that in the midst of the Ukraine war, countries already affected by the Covid-19 pandemic might be facing a similar economic crisis to Sri Lanka

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India To Supply Fuel To Sri Lanka Only After Advance Payment

The sources have claimed that India has agreed to provide Sri Lanka with the fuel only if they are ready to pay in advance.

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Lankan Govt Announces Shut Down Of Schools Amid Fuel Shortage

The Sri Lankan Education Minister announced that the school will cover the curriculum during the next vacation term. It was also announced earlier on 18 June that schools across Sri Lanka would be closed for a week

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Sri Lanka To Get Two Fuel Consignments In July: Lanka IOC

Sri Lanka's unprecedented economic crisis caused by forex shortages has led to a severe crisis in the energy sector

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Sri Lanka Ends Fuel Duopoly To Open Oil Market To Foreign Cos

The state-run Ceylon Petroleum Corporation controls 80 per cent of the fuel market and Lanka IOC, a unit of Indian Oil Corporation, the rest

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Lanka IOC Provides Fuel As Government Pumps Go Dry In Island Nation

On Monday, The Sri Lankan government announced that only essential services will operate from midnight till July 10 and all other operations will be temporarily suspended as the crisis-hit nation faces an acute fuel shortage

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Explained | Financial Crisis Brewing In India's Backyard

Experts believe that the Chinese debt trap is a tool for President Xi Jinping to fulfill his dream to expand across South Asia and gain strategic and political leverage against its rival, especially India

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Sri Lanka To Operate Only Essential Services Till July 10 Amid Fuel Shortage

The foreign currency crisis has crimped imports, creating severe shortages of food, fuel, electricity and other essentials like medicines, forcing people to stand in long lines to fulfil basic needs

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Sri Lanka Looking To Purchase Russian Oil Amid Economic Crisis

He said that two ministers are scheduled to travel to Russia on Monday to discuss fuel and other diplomatic-related matters

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