Sri Lanka : President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has ordered the removal of taxes imposed on the profits earned by the gem and jewelry manufacturers and on gold imports to further strengthen the industries, local media reported Tuesday. 14% for gem and 15% tax on gold imports will be removed. As aContinue Reading

SriLanka: Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa’s Sri Lanka Podujana Party (SLPP) won 145 seats and can also count on the support of at least five allies in the 225-member legislature, according to the results released on Friday. The SLPP’s main opponent obtained just 54 seats in Wednesday’s vote, which saw more thanContinue Reading

Israeli PM Netanyahu’s son apologizes after his tweet offends Indians Israeli PM Netanyahu’s son apologizes after his tweet offends Indians Earlier this month, Yair issued an apology to journalist Dana Weiss for appearing to suggest the top news anchor had attained her position through sexual favors. The tweet claims “I’veContinue Reading