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Amla, Du Plessis cruise as South Africa...

Amla, Du Plessis cruise as South Africa...

Cricket

Fri, Jun 28 2019

Amla took 56 balls for his half-century and Du Plessis 70, but they were always ahead of the...

Top Sri Lanka defence official faces...

Top Sri Lanka defence official faces...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Hemasiri Fernando, who was defence secretary before the April 21 bombing of three churches and three...

Sri Lanka president seeks to roll back...

Sri Lanka president seeks to roll back...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Sirisena said the 19th amendment to the constitution - which notably transferred some of the president's...

Muslim leader: Easter bombers on Sri...

Muslim leader: Easter bombers on Sri...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

The bombings were led by Zahran Hashim, a radical who broke from the Sri Lanka Thowheeth Jama'ath...

Straight Bat: Is there life after...

Straight Bat: Is there life after...

Afsan Chowdhury

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Bangladesh’s chances of making it to the semis are almost gone now

Straight Bat: Is the table already being...

Straight Bat: Is the table already being...

Afsan Chowdhury

Mon, Jun 10 2019

At the second tier, Sri Lanka and Pakistan both have three points having shared the spoils of the...

Sri Lanka proposes new law on fake news...

Sri Lanka proposes new law on fake news...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 6 2019

Sri Lankan social networks saw a surge in fake news after the Easter suicide bombings that left 258 people...

Sri Lanka recover to beat Afghanistan...

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by 34 runs...

Cricket

Tue, Jun 4 2019

Sri Lanka defended the revised target of 187 in the rain-interrupted game

Australian minister in Sri Lanka to...

Australian minister in Sri Lanka to...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 4 2019

The UN refugee agency, a fierce critic of the Australia's strategy, said on Monday it was seeking...

The Tigers command respect

The Tigers command respect

Editorial

Tue, Jun 4 2019

The Tigers are not just going to roll over

Henry shines as New Zealand thrash Sri...

Henry shines as New Zealand thrash Sri...

Cricket

Sat, Jun 1 2019

The Kiwis cruised home in 16.1 overs to register their third win in a World Cup game by 10 wickets

Sri Lanka in talks with India, Japan...

Sri Lanka in talks with India, Japan...

South Asia

Sat, May 25 2019

This is not the first time that Sri Lanka has held talks with India and Japan to develop a container...

China trip and son's wedding: Sri Lanka...

China trip and son's wedding: Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

Sirisena's allies say he did the best he could in a volatile situation, citing measures like temporarily...

Investigators: 'Mother of Satan' bombs...

Investigators: 'Mother of Satan' bombs...

South Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

Detectives said the back-pack bombs used in the April 21 attacks on three churches and three hotels were...

Sri Lanka president vows to eliminate...

Sri Lanka president vows to eliminate...

South Asia

Mon, May 20 2019

The government has blamed a local jihadist group for the April 21 attacks against three churches and...

Sri Lankan software engineer, under...

Sri Lankan software engineer, under...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Four sources in Sri Lankan investigating agencies said they believed Aadhil Ameez, a 24-year-old, was...

Sri Lanka clashes kill 1, nationwide...

Sri Lanka clashes kill 1, nationwide...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Previously, regional curfews had been imposed before the imposition of the nationwide curfew

Fresh curfews, social media block in...

Fresh curfews, social media block in...

South Asia

Mon, May 13 2019

Christian groups attacked Muslim-owned shops in a sign of the ongoing religious tension in Sri Lanka...

Mosques attacked in Sri Lanka town after...

Mosques attacked in Sri Lanka town after...

South Asia

Mon, May 13 2019

Authorities have arrested the author of the Facebook post

Those encouraging terror need to be...

Those encouraging terror need to be...

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, May 12 2019

Terrorism and extremism are enemies of humanity 

Sri Lanka army chief: Threat of more...

Sri Lanka army chief: Threat of more...

South Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

Senanayake told Reuters on Friday that investigators had established that the plotters had links to Islamic...