Sri Lanka to shift naval base to China-controlled Hambantota port

Sri Lanka has announced that it is shifting a naval base to a port built and controlled by China, in a move that will strengthen security at a harbour that foreign powers fear China could use for military purposes.

UNP calls for probe over Chinese funding of Rajapaksa in polls

Sri Lanka's ruling United National Party, called for setting up of a presidential commission to investigate the alleged Chinese funding of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa's utilized in 2015 election campaign.


The Expansion of Heathrow Airport


Dear valued reader,

Here at Asian Voice, we are conducting an investigation in to the potential impacts of the expansion of London's Heathrow Airport. Following Parliaments' approval of the construction of a third runway, we are seeking to gain a better understanding of how the public feels regarding this sizeable proposal. We ask that you reply to our questionnaire so that we can get a feel of how our readers view the potential expansion. Views of those local to West London are particularly welcome.



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