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No anger, hostility in Indo-Lanka ties: Peiris

COLOMBO: Indo-Sri Lanka ties remain good despite India backing a resolution moved by the US at the UNHRC against Colombo, the Foreign Minister, Mr G L Peiris has said, observing that no bilateral relationship is one dimensional and "we must not be obsessed with what happened and move on".

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Syria accepts April 10 peace deadline, says Annan

UNITED NATIONS: The Syrian government has agreed to pull back its troops from cities and complete withdrawal of heavy weapons by April 10, the UN-Arab League envoy, Mr Kofi Annan told the UN Security Council today, even as western nations expressed doubts that the new promises would be kept. 

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