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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

UN rights council slams worsening Sri...

UN rights council slams worsening Sri...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 23 2021

The text, drafted by Britain, Germany, Canada and several other countries, spotlighted Sri Lanka's...

Ex-captain Holder stars as Windies take...

Ex-captain Holder stars as Windies take...

Cricket

Mon, Mar 22 2021

Relieved of the captaincy after five-and-a-half taxing years in the job, any suggestions that the all-rounder...

Rajapaksa leaves Dhaka for Colombo

Rajapaksa leaves Dhaka for Colombo

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Mar 20 2021

The Sri Lankan prime minister met with his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina and President Abdul Hamid...

Dhaka, Colombo agree to boost trade...

Dhaka, Colombo agree to boost trade...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Mar 20 2021

Sri Lankan leader sought more attention to tariff preference and said his country will invest more in...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka sign 6 MoUs on...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka sign 6 MoUs

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 20 2021

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksha witnessed the signing...

Rohingya repatriation: Bangladesh seeks...

Rohingya repatriation: Dhaka seeks Colombo's...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Mar 19 2021

Momen meets Rajapaksa, seeks support for Human Rights Council vote

Rajapaksa: Despite setbacks, Bangladesh...

'Bangladesh continues to flourish under...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Mar 19 2021

Rajapaksa said the people of Bangladesh are celebrating two historic events and both are worthy of...

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa...

Sri Lankan prime minister due...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 18 2021

He will join the celebration program of 50 years of independence and birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh...

Rights group slams Sri Lanka's 'de-radicalization'...

Rights group slams Sri Lanka's 'de-radicalization'...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 17 2021

On Friday, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa announced new rules under the PTA allowing the detention of anyone...

5 neighbouring presidents, PMs to visit...

5 neighbouring presidents, PMs to visit...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Mar 16 2021

The visiting heads of states and governments will take part in celebrations to mark 50 years of Bangladesh’s...

Sri Lanka to take time to consider proposed...

Sri Lanka to take time to consider proposed...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 16 2021

A Pakistani diplomat and a UN expert expressed concern about the possible ban

Sri Lanka asks Amazon to remove bikinis,...

Sri Lanka asks Amazon to remove bikinis,...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 14 2021

The country is highly sensitive to what it sees as any misuse of its national flag

Sri Lanka to ban burqa, shut many Islamic...

Sri Lanka to ban burqa, shut many Islamic...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 13 2021

The wearing of the burqa in the majority-Buddhist nation was temporarily banned in 2019 after the bombing...

Sri Lanka offers strategic deep-sea...

Sri Lanka offers strategic deep-sea...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 2 2021

There was no immediate response from India's foreign ministry in New Delhi, and a government spokesman...

Sri Lanka ends forced cremations after...

Sri Lanka ends forced cremations after...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Demonstrators had used Khan's visit as an opportunity to call attention to the Sri Lankan government's...

Shakib to miss Sri Lanka Tests for...

Shakib to skip Sri Lanka Tests for...

Sports

Fri, Feb 19 2021

This will be the second international assignment that Shakib will miss having been granted paternity...

OP-ED: Bangladesh must speak out against...

OP-ED: Bangladesh must speak out against...

Saad Hammadi

Thu, Feb 18 2021

Our government must join the fight to end this discriminatory policy

Sri Lanka saves last legume from expressway...

Sri Lanka saves last legume from expressway...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 17 2021

This tree was declared extinct until the surprise discovery in 2019 of a lone tree near Colombo

Sri Lanka set to arrive here in May...

Sri Lanka set to arrive here in May...

Sports

Wed, Feb 3 2021

Akram also confirmed Bangladesh’s pending tour of the Island country for a two-Test series will...