Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
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India PM to boycott Sri Lanka summit

Indian PM Manmohan Singh will boycott the Commonwealth summit in Colombo amid a row over Sri Lanka's human rights record.

Mr Singh has written to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to say he will be represented by his foreign minister instead.

Charles Haviland reports.

  • 10 Nov 2013
  • From the section Asia
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