Indian students to hold more screenings of BBC documentary on Modi

Hundreds of students at Jawaharlal Nehru University watched BBC documentaries on mobile phones and laptops after there was a power failure on the campus on Tuesday, student leader Aishe Ghosh said. The university had threatened disciplinary action if the documentary was screened. “It was clearly the administration which cut off the electricity,” Ghosh said. “We […]

Sri Lanka expects to complete debt restructuring in six months, says central bank chief

Weerasinghe said there has been good progress in talks with Paris Club creditor countries and other creditors. On the domestic front, talks are on with local banks to reduce rates, but restructuring of domestic debt is still uncertain, he added. On a separate note, Weerasinghe said Sri Lanka’s inflation will ease at a sharp pace […]