Sri Lanka,

Per capita Gross Domestic Product growth; government insists on looking at big picture 

Per capita Gross Domestic Product growth; government insists on looking at big picture 

Downplaying IMF’s shocking projections that India’s per capita GDP this year would be less than that of Bangladesh this year, government ...Read More

'Shame on Vijay Sethupathi' trends on Twitter over actor's first look as Sri Lankan cricketer Muralitharan

'Shame on Vijay Sethupathi' trends on Twitter over actor's first look as Sri Lankan cricketer Muralitharan

Fans of the actor believe it is disgraceful for a Tamil actor to play the role of a Sinhalese cricketer.

In 2013, when Payal Ghosh claims alleged assault happened; Anurag claims he was in Sri Lanka

In 2013, when Payal Ghosh claims alleged assault happened; Anurag claims he was in Sri Lanka

A day after filmmaker Anurag Kashyap appeared before Mumbai Police for questioning in connection with the rape and sexual misconduct alle...Read More

Convicted murderer swears in as Sri Lankan MP

Convicted murderer swears in as Sri Lankan MP

Sri Lanka People's Party (SLPP) lawmaker Premalal Jayasekera was convicted in a murder case on July 31, just days ahead of the August 5 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

Wasim Akram hits Roshan Mahanama where it hurts, but online this time

Wasim Akram hits Roshan Mahanama where it hurts, but online this time

Pakistan's Wasim Akram has bowled out several batsmen in his playing career. But what he did to Sri Lanka's Roshan Mahanama during a matc...Read More

RBI signs documents to extend $400 million currency swap facility to Sri Lanka, says Indian mission

RBI signs documents to extend $400 million currency swap facility to Sri Lanka, says Indian mission

The Reserve Bank of India has signed necessary documents for extending a USD 400 million currency swap facility to Sri Lanka to boost the...Read More

Sri Lanka Cosmopolitan editor resigns; claims Unilever pressured her to promote skin lightening products

Sri Lanka Cosmopolitan editor resigns; claims Unilever pressured her to promote skin lightening products

The Unilever staff asked her to post about the products on social media.

IPL set to move out of India, Says Ganguly

IPL set to move out of India, Says Ganguly

New DelhiBCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Monday reckoned the country will have to bear with the COVID-19 pandemic at least till the end ...Read More

Sri Lanka drops probe into 2011 WC final fixing allegations

Sri Lanka drops probe into 2011 WC final fixing allegations

The probe into match-fixing allegations surrounding the 2011 ICC World Cup final launched by the Sri Lankan Sports Ministry's Special Inv...Read More

IPL 2020 likely to be held overseas in UAE or Sri Lanka, says BCCI official

IPL 2020 likely to be held overseas in UAE or Sri Lanka, says BCCI official

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League is in all probability headed to foreign shores with UAE and Sri Lanka in the race to host t...Read More

Kumar Sangakkara summoned in 2011 WC final fixing probe: Reports

Kumar Sangakkara summoned in 2011 WC final fixing probe: Reports

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has been reportedly summoned by a special committee in relation to the 2011 World Cup final mat...Read More

China donates 3rd batch of medical aid to Sri Lanka

China donates 3rd batch of medical aid to Sri Lanka

COLOMBO: China on Wednesday donated its third batch of medical aid to Sri Lanka to help the country fight the COVID-19 virus which has to...Read More

2011 World Cup: Kumar Sangakkara demands proof after former Sri Lanka sports minister alleges 'match-fixing' in finale against India

2011 World Cup: Kumar Sangakkara demands proof after former Sri Lanka sports minister alleges 'match-fixing' in finale against India

Former Sri Lanka batsmen Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara have asked for evidence after country's former Sports Minister Mahindana...Read More

2011 WC final sold, says Lanka's former sports minister

2011 WC final sold, says Lanka's former sports minister

ColomboSri Lanka's former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has alleged that his country 'sold' the 2011 World Cup final to India,...Read More

India's tour to Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe called off due to COVID-19 threat

India's tour to Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe called off due to COVID-19 threat

BCCI on Friday called off India's tour to Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe later this year due to the COVID-19 threat.Men in Blue were originally s...Read More

Coronavirus Lockdown Nutrition: Murukku; Crunchy southern snack

Coronavirus Lockdown Nutrition: Murukku; Crunchy southern snack

While sev is the usual choice, you are bound to seek more flavours if you have lived in Indore for some time now.

Coronavirus update: Sri Lanka extends lockdown in risk zones till May 11

Coronavirus update: Sri Lanka extends lockdown in risk zones till May 11

"The curfew in the capital district of Colombo and three other high risk zones for COVID-19 was due to be lifted on 4 May. This has now b...Read More

Sri Lanka to conduct parliamentary elections on June 20 due to coronavirus spread

Sri Lanka to conduct parliamentary elections on June 20 due to coronavirus spread

Senior health officials, security authorities, senior officials of postal, and government printing, district secretaries and other stakeh...Read More

Sri Lanka's oldest tea auction moves online due to coronavirus pandemic

Sri Lanka's oldest tea auction moves online due to coronavirus pandemic

Over 16.5 million kg of tea were sold at Sri Lanka's first three e-auctions between April 4-19, allowing the country's tea export industr...Read More

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