GL PEIRIS

  • Sri Lankan Minister to invite Manmohan Singh for CHOGM in November August 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Sri Lankan Foreign Minister GL Peiris will meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday to invite him for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Colombo in November. However, the DMK on Saturday had warned of rail blockades and black flags on houses and commercial establishments across Tamil...
  • Karunanidhi warns of protests as Sri Lankan foreign minister arrives in India today August 18, 2013

    Sri Lankan Foreign Minister G.L. Peiris is arrived in New Delhi on Sunday to invite Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Colombo in November. Peiris, who will arrive on Sunday, will meet Manmohan Singh on Monday to hand over the invitation for the Nov...
  • Sri Lanka has resettled 3 lakh Tamils: Foreign Minister GL Peiris September 21, 2012

    Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Gamini Lakshman Peiris revealed in an interview with CNNIBN that President Mahinda Rajapaksa was at no point in time apprehensive of his visit to India despite call for protests by certain political parties. ...
  • SM Krishna flies to Jaffna to meet Lankan Tamils January 18, 2012

    Colombo: External Affairs Minister SM Krishna on Wednesday flew from by chopper to Kilinochchi on way to Jaffna in the northern province of Sri Lanka to meet ethnic Tamils. He will gift medical equipment to the district general hospital at Kilinochchi on the third day of his fourday visit after fruitful...
  • Krishna to discuss fishermen issue with Lanka FM February 6, 2011

    Thimphu: Against the backdrop of the killing of some Tamil fishermen allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, India is expected to convey its concerns and press for an end to such incidents when External Affairs Minister SM Krishna meets his counterpart GL Peiris on Monday. Krishna and Peiris will be meeting...