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…]
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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…]