• Thursday, Jan 23, 2020
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Sri Lanka president acknowledges thousands...

Sri Lanka president acknowledges thousands...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

Rajapaksa, who played a key role in the military campaign that crushed the Tamil separatist rebels, told...

India, Sri Lanka seek closer military...

India, Sri Lanka seek closer military...

South Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

China, a long-time regional rival of India, has been widening its footprint in the region, including...

Last-gasp Palestine into semis

Palestine into semis

Football

Fri, Jan 17 2020

Host Bangladesh are pointless from one match and will take on the Lankans Sunday at the same venue to...

Sri Lanka ex-minister held over phone...

Sri Lanka ex-minister held over phone...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 17 2020

In what has become a major scandal, Ranjan Ramanayake is heard discussing court cases with judges, police,...

Malinga ready to quit after T20 debacle...

Malinga ready to quit after T20 debacle...

Cricket

Sun, Jan 12 2020

Returning from the series, the 36-year-old told reporters that Sri Lanka was just not good enough to...

India beat Sri Lanka to clinch T20...

India beat Sri Lanka to clinch T20...

Cricket

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Sri Lanka were bowled out for just 123 in 15.5 overs in pursuit of a target of 202 as the islanders lost...

Kohli aces another chase as India thrash...

Kohli aces another chase

Sports

Wed, Jan 8 2020

Virat Kohli smashed Lahiru Kumara for a six to seal a clinical victory which came with 15 balls to spare...

Hathurusingha demands 5m dollars...

Hathurusingha demands 5m dollars...

Cricket

Sun, Jan 5 2020

The former Sri Lankan Test star and coach made the claim after the two sides failed to agree the terms...

Bangladesh drawn with Palestine, Sri...

Bangladesh drawn with Palestine, Sri...

Football

Sat, Jan 4 2020

Burundi, Seychelles and Mauritius in other group at Bangabandhu Cup

Sangakkara to captain MCC side to Pakistan...

Sangakkara to captain MCC side to Pakistan...

Cricket

Wed, Dec 18 2019

The MCC, which was founded in 1787, will play a number of matches in the city in February after its World...

Pakistan's Abid, Azam hit tons to brighten...

Pakistan's Abid, Azam hit tons to brighten...

Cricket

Sun, Dec 15 2019

Abid, who scored a ton in his ODI debut against Australia at Dubai in March, remained unbeaten on 109...

Between democratic dynasties and dynastic...

Between democratic dynasties and dynastic...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Dec 12 2019

When families rule nations

PM congratulates SA Games cricket team...

PM congratulates SA Games cricket team...

Sports

Mon, Dec 9 2019

Bangladesh in the final defeated Sri Lanka U23 by seven wickets at the SAG men's cricket competition...

Sri Lanka shakes up intelligence agency...

Sri Lanka shakes up intelligence agency...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

A local jihad group was blamed for the coordinated Easter Sunday attacks against three luxury hotels...

Sri Lanka appoint Arthur as head...

Sri Lanka appoint Arthur as head...

Cricket

Wed, Dec 4 2019

The others are Grant Flower as batting coach, David Saker in charge of bowling and Shane McDermott handling...

Sri Lanka suspends parliament ahead...

Sri Lanka suspends parliament ahead...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 3 2019

Rajapaksa is hoping to ride a wave of popularity by calling an election six months before the current...

Uncle Sam and the Mandarin dragon in...

Uncle Sam and the Mandarin dragon in...

Opinion

Wed, Nov 20 2019

What does Gotabaya mean for Sri Lanka? 

Sri Lanka's Rajapaksa likely to re-boot...

Sri Lanka's Rajapaksa likely to re-boot...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Under Mahinda, who may become prime minister, Sri Lanka secured almost $7 billion in loans from China,...

Symbolic swearing-in for Sri Lanka's...

Symbolic swearing-in for Sri Lanka's...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 18 2019

The inauguration was held at a revered Buddhist shrine with an imposing stupa - reputedly built by a...

Violence mars Sri Lankan presidential...

Violence mars Sri Lankan presidential...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 16 2019

The assailants set fire to tyres on the road and set up makeshift roadblocks before shooting at and pelting...

Sri Lanka’s foreign policy in the ballot...

Sri Lanka’s foreign policy in the ballot...

Shahab Enam Khan

Sat, Nov 16 2019

The polls might bring a 180-degree turn in Sri Lanka’s international trajectory