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Sri Lanka seeks $40 million in damages...

Sri Lanka seeks $40 million in damages...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 12 2021

On May 20, the X-Press Pearl reported an onboard acid leak and caught fire just as it was due to enter...

Sri Lanka floods, mudslides kill

Sri Lanka floods, mudslides kill

South Asia

Sun, Jun 6 2021

Security forces were deployed in several districts to help evacuate marooned villagers

International experts deployed for Sri...

International experts deployed for Sri...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 4 2021

With the ship's stern now on the sea bed and the bow slowly sinking, environmentalists fear an oil...

Chemical cargo ship sinks off Sri Lanka,...

Chemical cargo ship sinks off Sri...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 2 2021

The government on Wednesday suspended fishing along an 80-km stretch of the island's coastline

Sri Lanka questions burning cargo ship...

Sri Lanka questions burning cargo ship...

South Asia

Mon, May 31 2021

Authorities are moving to sue the owners of the vessel and its crew and claim damages from insurers

Sri Lanka facing marine disaster from...

Sri Lanka facing marine disaster from...

South Asia

Sat, May 29 2021

Thousands of military and security personnel in hazmat suits are cleaning the beaches of plastic waste...

Sri Lanka clinch consolation win in...

Sri Lanka clinch consolation win in...

Sports

Fri, May 28 2021

Despite the loss, Bangladesh won the series 2-1 as they won the first two games comfortably

Sri Lanka battles fire on ship loaded...

Sri Lanka battles fire on ship loaded...

South Asia

Wed, May 26 2021

The Singapore-registered vessel is carrying 25 tonnes of nitric acid as well as other unspecified chemicals...

Sri Lanka cricketers reject pay cut...

Sri Lanka cricketers reject pay cut...

Sports

Sat, May 22 2021

Mathews' annual fee fell from $130,000 a year to $80,000 while Karunaratne was offered $70,000, a...

Udana: Youth-based Sri Lanka have nothing...

Udana: Youth-based Sri Lanka have nothing...

Sports

Thu, May 20 2021

Sri Lanka Cricket selection panel dropped several senior players, including captain Karunaratne, Mathews...

Bangladesh announces squad for Sri Lanka...

Bangladesh announces squad for Sri Lanka...

Sports

Thu, May 20 2021

Bangladesh will take on Sri Lanka in the first ODI Sunday in Mirpur

Sri Lanka approves Pfizer Covid vaccine...

Sri Lanka approves Pfizer Covid vaccine...

South Asia

Sat, May 8 2021

Sri Lanka is the first country in South Asia to approve the Pfizer vaccine

BCB declares itinerary for Sri Lanka...

BCB declares itinerary for Sri Lanka...

Sports

Wed, May 5 2021

The first ODI of the series will be held on May 23, followed by the second and third game on May 25 and...

Domingo blames mental fatigue for players’...

Domingo blames mental fatigue for players’...

Sports

Sat, May 1 2021

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal, who looked very fluent, scored highest 92, missing another century, while...

Sri Lanka arrests Muslim leader over...

Sri Lanka arrests Muslim leader over...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 24 2021

A lawyer representing the brothers said a presidential inquiry had found no evidence linking them to...

Sri Lanka expels ship carrying nuclear...

Sri Lanka expels ship carrying nuclear...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 21 2021

The country's Atomic Energy Regulatory Council said the ship was asked to leave after it was found...

Sri Lanka turn to speed in Tests against...

Sri Lanka turn to speed in Tests against...

Cricket

Tue, Apr 20 2021

Sri Lanka have long been feared for their spin bowlers but the team has decided that speed is the future,...

Sri Lanka bans 11 Muslim groups ahead...

Sri Lanka bans 11 Muslim groups

South Asia

Wed, Apr 14 2021

The seven Sri Lankans who attacked three churches and three hotels in April 2019 had pledged allegiance...

Bangladesh reach Sri Lanka for long...

Bangladesh reach Sri Lanka for long...

Sports

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Bangladesh have played 12 Tests in SL so far and won only once

Mrs World arrested for assaulting Mrs...

Mrs World arrested for assaulting Mrs...

World

Thu, Apr 8 2021

Social media calls have been mounting to strip Caroline Jurie of her 'Mrs World' title, with...

Sri Lanka beauty pageant winner suffers...

Mrs Sri Lanka injured in melee over...

Showtime

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Pushpika De Silva re-crowned Mrs Sri Lanka 2021