Sri Lankan criminal police on Tuesday July 2, arrested former Defense Secretary Hemasiri Fenando and former Inspector General of Police, Pujith Jayasundara over ‘grave crimes against humanity’ over their negligence to prevent the Easter Sunday terror attacks. The Attorney General, on Thursday, had directed the Acting IGP to name IGP[Read More…]
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The 27th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played between England and Sri Lanka at the Headingley Stadium, Leeds on Friday, June 21.
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Match 27, England vs Sri Lanka, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Friday, June 21 at the Headingley Stadium, Leeds.
The 20th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played between Sri Lanka and Australia at the Kennington Oval, London on Saturday, June 15.
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Match 20, Sri Lanka vs Australia, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Saturday, June 15 at the Kennington Oval in London.
The 16th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka at the Bristol County Ground, Bristol on Tuesday, 11 June.
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Match 16, Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Tuesday, 11 June at the Bristol County Ground, Bristol.
The 11th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the County Ground in Bristol on June 7.
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Match 11, Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on June 7 at the County Ground, Bristol.
Sri Lanka will begin their World Cup campaign against New Zealand on June 1 at the Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff.
Colombo: Some of the suspected attackers responsible for the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka were being monitored by the countrys intelligence services, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told CNN in an interview on Thursday. But there was not “sufficient” evidence to put the suspected attackers in custody prior to the[Read More…]
Colombo: A minor explosion was reported on Thursday in Pugoda on the outskirts of the Sri Lankan capital Colombo, police said, adding there were casualties or damages in the fresh blast that came four days after the Easter Sunday bombings which killed 359 people. The police said that explosion was[Read More…]
Colombo: A total of 10 Indians have died in the Easter Sunday serial bombings in Sri Lanka, the Indian High Commission here announced on Tuesday. “Regret to confirm the deaths of two more Indian nationals, A. Maregowda and H. Puttaraju, in the blasts in Sri Lanka, taking the total number[Read More…]
New Delhi: S. Razeena, who died in a bomb blast at Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo on Sunday, had roots in Kerala. A Sri Lankan national of Indian-origin and lately settled in Dubai, the 58-year-old woman was on a holiday in Colombo when terror struck, her family sources told IANS here[Read More…]
Colombo: The government on Monday blamed a Sri Lankan Muslim outfit for the horrific serial bombings which killed 290 people in the country on Easter Sunday and said the attacks were “a colossal intelligence failure”. The National Thowheed Jamath (NTJ) carried out the eight explosions across three cities in Sri[Read More…]
In shocking report just coming in from Sri Lanka, it has been suggested that multiple explosions happened in Colombo and other parts of Sri Lanka on Sunday morning. Reportedly, two churches were hit during the Easter Mass. One bomb exploded at St Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade and the other at St[Read More…]
Sri Lanka’s 15-man squad for ICC World Cup 2019: Karunaratne to lead side, Dinesh Chandimal misses out
Sri Lanka Cricket on Thursday, April 18 announced its 15-man squad for the upcoming ICC World Cup 2019 to take place in England & Wales between May 30 and June 14. Sri Lanka will begin their World Cup campaign against New Zealand on June 1 at the Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff.[Read More…]
South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 4th ODI match will take place at the St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth on March 13.
South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI match will start at 04:30 PM IST on March 6.
Dubai: Kusal Mendis, who put up an unbeaten 163-run stand with Oshada Fernando to take Sri Lanka past the finish line in the second Test match against South Africa, jumped 11 points to enter the Top-20 of the ICC Player Rankings, it was announced on Sunday. Sri Lanka’s eight-wicket victory[Read More…]
South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test match will start at 01:30 PM IST on February 13 at the Kingsmead, Durban.
Australia vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test match will start at 05:00 AM IST on February 1 at the Manuka Oval, Canberra. The toss will take place at 04:30 AM IST.
Both the teams are coming after facing defeats in their previous clashes at home with the Lankans getting battered by the English and the Aussies suffering a Test series defeat by India.
Colombo, A Sri Lankan bank said on Wednesday that Chinese tourists visiting the island country can soon pay for their goods and services through the WeChat Pay facility in order to attract more tourists. Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC, one of Sri Lanka’s leading private banks, said the WeChat Pay[Read More…]
Colombo, Sri Lanka is in talks with China to import hybrid buses to upgrade the island’s public transport sector, the media reported on Tuesday. State Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation Ashoka Abeysinghe said that he was in discussions with Chinese companies which manufacture hydrogen powered buses and hybrid buses[Read More…]
One of Sri Lanka‘s all-time great cricketer, Sanath Jayasuriya, has been accused of smuggling betel nuts to the neighbouring country of India. Reportedly, in Nagpur, the Director of Revenue Intelligence seized the article worth crores of Rupees. The Sri Lankan Government has been informed about the incident. Sanath Jayasuriya along with[Read More…]
Political crisis in Lanka: President Sirisena comes under pressure over dissolution of parliament while US, Japan block aids
Sri Lankan President Maithiripala Sirisena has dissolved parliament and has called snap election in the country for January 5, forcing his political rival and deposed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to challenge the President’s decision in the country’s Supreme Court. Is the Sri Lankan President’s move aimed at scoring political points for[Read More…]
Colombo: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has signed a special gazette notification dissolving parliament and declaring January 5, 2019, as the date for a snap parliamentary election. The President said late Friday that parliament would stand dissolved from Saturday 12 a.m. and nominations for the parliamentary elections would be called[Read More…]
Are competing geo-political rivalry between major international players and divergent affiliations among political leaders along pro-India or pro-China lines, a factor behind sudden eruption of crisis in Sri Lanka? Whatever may be the reason, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena’s decision to replace Ranil Wickremesinghe with Mahinda Rajapaksa as the country’s[Read More…]
England Captain Eoin Morgan smashed his second half-century in two games and Adil Rashid took four wickets to help England crush Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the rain-marred third one-day international on Wednesday. Chasing 151 in 21 overs after persistent rain had shortened the match, the visitors rode on[Read More…]