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Sri Lanka will urge UN to remove war crime charges against its troops: Maithripala Sirisena

Sirisena, who will lead a delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, will address the general debate on September 25.

published on : 14th September 2018

Sri Lanka to ban animal sacrifices at Hindu temples

During religious festivals, some devout Hindus sacrifice goats, chickens and buffalos, expecting good fortune in return.

published on : 12th September 2018

Issues of ethnic Tamils raised in Sri Lankan MPs meeting with Narendra Modi

Devananda later said he also urged the Indian government to help construct one lakh more houses in Tamil areas and elsewhere for the rehabilitation of civilians following the end of the decades of eth

published on : 10th September 2018

Sri Lankan watchdog seeks tough action over war missing

The newly-established Office of Missing Persons said President Sirisena should act to end the practice of keeping accused officers in service

published on : 6th September 2018

Coast Guard rescues SriLankan fishing vessel in distress

The Indian Coast Guard came to the rescue of a Sri Lankan fishing vessel, 290 nautical miles northwest of Port Blair after its engine suffered a breakdown.

published on : 21st August 2018

Sri Lanka play on second test against West Indies 'under protest' after 'ball tamper' row

SLC advised the team to take the field to ensure the continuity of the match and wish to commend the decision taken by the team to continue with the game 'under protest'.

published on : 17th June 2018

Emergency in Sri Lanka but India's T20 tri-series to go on

The BCCI has confirmed that the "situation is perfectly normal in Colombo" where the tournament is taking place, hours before India were to take on the hosts.

published on : 6th March 2018

Sri Lanka declares national state of emergency over communal violence

Sri Lanka declared national state of emergency to quell anti-Muslim violence after mobs from the majority ethnic Sinhalese population burned shops and homes.

published on : 6th March 2018

Problems aplenty at Srilanka Colony

Thousands of families residing on the Srilanka Colony, hill slope located near Machavaram in the city are facing series of problems due to lack of sanitation, drainage facility and dilapidated steps t

published on : 3rd December 2017

Team is in transition, needs some time: Lankan legend Roy Dias

Former Sri Lankan batting ace Roy Dias today asked for some time to be given to his struggling national team.

published on : 2nd December 2017

Watch | India Vs Sri Lanka: Murali Vijay, Virat Kohli celebrate century in iconic Griezmann style

The Tamil Nadu batsman waved his bat to the stadium and later performed the iconic Griezmann move to celebrate his century. 

published on : 2nd December 2017

Virat Kohli first captain to score hat-trick of tons in three-match series

The Indian captain scored 104 not out in Kolkata followed by 213 in Nagpur before completing his hat-trick with his 20th Test hundred in his 63rd game here.

published on : 2nd December 2017

Virat Kohli becomes 4th fastest Indian batsman to reach 5,000 Test runs

Playing in his 63rd Test, the 29-year-old from Delhi became the 11th Indian batsman to achieve the milestone

published on : 2nd December 2017

Five arrested over elephant killing in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan police have arrested five men for allegedly killing a wild elephant, with officers seizing ivory and tusk-cutting tools.

published on : 1st December 2017

Sri Lanka 154-5 at stumps on Day 2 of Test match against India

Sri Lanka was struggling at 154 for five in reply to India's first innings total of 600 at the end of the second day.

published on : 27th July 2017
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