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IND vs SL: COVID-19 positive Krunal Pandya out of T20I series, all 8 close contacts test negative but won't be able to take field

IND vs SL: COVID-19 positive Krunal Pandya out of T20I series, all 8 close contacts test negative but won't be able to take field

New Delhi: The second T20 International between India and Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday was postponed by a day after the visiting all-r...Read More

India vs Sri Lanka: Check out pics of Dhawan-led team's first training from Colombo under coach Rahul Dravid

India vs Sri Lanka: Check out pics of Dhawan-led team's first training from Colombo under coach Rahul Dravid

Colombo, July 2: The Indian cricket team on Friday underwent its first training session ahead of the limited series against hosts Sri Lan...Read More

ICG readiness for oil spill from MV Devon

ICG readiness for oil spill from MV Devon

ICG received information from MRCC Colombo in late hours of June 16, 21 regarding a mid sea oil spill about 450 Km South East of Chennai....Read More

India vs Sri Lanka: Colombo likely to host all six matches

India vs Sri Lanka: Colombo likely to host all six matches

New Delhi, May 11: Colombo's R. Premadasa Stadium will host all the matches in India's upcoming limited overs series against Sri Lanka. I...Read More

Watch Video: Former Sri Lanka Minister eats raw fish to prove it doesn’t transmit COVID-19

Watch Video: Former Sri Lanka Minister eats raw fish to prove it doesn’t transmit COVID-19

Dilip Wedaarachchi, former Sri Lankan fisheries minister, bit into a raw fish at a press conference in Colombo on Tuesday. He did it to p...Read More

Mahinda Rajapaksa takes oath as Sri Lankan Prime Minister for fourth time

Mahinda Rajapaksa takes oath as Sri Lankan Prime Minister for fourth time

Colombo: Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaka was sworn in on Sunday as the country's new prime minister at a historic Buddhist ...Read More

New Zealand steady their innings

New Zealand steady their innings

After bundling out Sri Lanka for 244, New Zealand scored 196 runs for the loss of four wickets on day three of the second Test at P Sara ...Read More

Mahindra & Mahindra lays off 1,500 temporary workers, seeks government stimulus for industry

Mahindra & Mahindra lays off 1,500 temporary workers, seeks government stimulus for industry

Indian auto major Mahindra & Mahindra has made a case for a fiscal stimulus package from the government for the automobile sector to tide...Read More

Food Musings: On a culinary trail in Colombo

Food Musings: On a culinary trail in Colombo

A food safari in Colombo is a deep dive into the charming city’s history and culture, writes NEETA LAL

Sri Lanka suicide bombers visited Kashmir, Kerala for training: Army chief

Sri Lanka suicide bombers visited Kashmir, Kerala for training: Army chief

Colombo: Sri Lanka Army’s chief has said that some of the suicide bombers who carried out the country’s worst terror attack on Easter Sun...Read More

15 dead, 15,000 infected by dengue in Sri Lanka

15 dead, 15,000 infected by dengue in Sri Lanka

Colombo: Fifteen people have died and over 15,000 infected by dengue across Sri Lanka in the first four months of this year, the Epidemio...Read More

China stages tactical retreat on debt traps

China stages tactical retreat on debt traps

The Chinese are crafty operators. Having seen how countries are questioning the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) as a sinister means of sad...Read More

Avoid ‘non-essential travel’ to Sri Lanka: India asks citizens

Avoid ‘non-essential travel’ to Sri Lanka: India asks citizens

New Delhi: India on Saturday issued an advisory asking citizens not to undertake non-essential travel to Sri Lanka in view of the recent ...Read More

Sri Lanka government split on anti-terror strategy

Sri Lanka government split on anti-terror strategy

What is most sinister about the serial blasts in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday is their subterranean ramifications. There is not an iota of ...Read More

Minor explosion reported in Sri Lanka’s Pugoda

Minor explosion reported in Sri Lanka’s Pugoda

Colombo: A minor explosion was reported on Thursday from a vacant plot of land in Pugoda on the outskirts of the Sri Lankan capital Colom...Read More

Sri Lanka blasts: 5 key developments so far

Sri Lanka blasts: 5 key developments so far

Around 359 people have died in Sri Lanka blasts which took place on Easter Sunday. As the country is trying to cope up with the tragic in...Read More

Sri-Lanka death count hikes upto 310

Sri-Lanka death count hikes upto 310

Colombo: The death toll from a string of explosions that rocked Sri Lanka on Sunday has risen to 310 while over 500 remained injured, the...Read More

Indian actress Radikaa Sarathkumar escapes Sri Lanka Easter bomb blast

Indian actress Radikaa Sarathkumar escapes Sri Lanka Easter bomb blast

On Easter morning in Sri Lanka major churches and five-star hotels were targeted. In the aftermath that hit Colombo the death toll has ri...Read More

British family survives Sri Lanka bombing

British family survives Sri Lanka bombing

London: A British family staying in one of the Colombo hotels targeted by suicide bombers had a narrow escape — because they were late fo...Read More

Improvised pipe bomb discovered near Colombo’s main airport, defused successfully by Sri Lanka airforce

Improvised pipe bomb discovered near Colombo’s main airport, defused successfully by Sri Lanka airforce

Colombo: An improvised pipe bomb discovered close to Colombo’s main airport was successfully defused by the Sri Lanka airforce, police said.

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