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19 Indian fisherman arrested, two boats seized by Sri Lankan Navy Oct 10, 11:50 am
Colombo, 0ct.10 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Saturday confirmed that it had arrested 19 Indian fishermen and seized two of their boats near Yazhpanam in the Jaffna Peninsula area.
Herath to mull retirement post 2016 T20 WC Oct 10, 11:15 am
Colombo, Oct.10 (ANI): Sri Lanka's spin spearhead Rangana Herath has revealed that he will consider taking a call on his international career after the conclusion of the Twenty20 World Cup next year in India.
Colombo, Oct. 5 (ANI): Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that even though the United Nations resolution against Sri Lanka on war crimes sponsored by the US without a vote is being hailed as a diplomatic victory, he is unable to share the same view.
Wickremesinghe leaves for Japan on a five-day visit Oct 3, 3:05 pm
Colombo, Oct. 3 (ANI): Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe left the country early this morning for a five-day official visit to Japan at the invitation of his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe.
Colombo, Oct.3 (ANI): Over 27,000 Indian tourists visited Sri Lanka in September 2015 and arrivals from South Asia overall increased by 41.8 percent.
Wickremesinghe tells Lanka Parliament that he has invited PM Modi to sign Economic and Technological Agreement Sep 28, 2:23 pm
Colombo, Sept. 28 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has told his country's parliament that he has invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Sri Lanka to sign the Indo-Lanka Economic and Technological Agreement.
Colombo, Sept. 20 (ANI): A Sri Lankan court has ordered to remand a Deputy Inspector General (DIG) over charges of illegal treasure hunting after he surrendered to the police.
UN Working Group on Enforced to visit Lanka next month Sep 20, 3:41 pm
Colombo, Sept. 20 (ANI): The United Nations Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances has confirmed that it will visit Sri Lanka from November 9 to 12.
Colombo, Sept.19 (ANI): Sri Lanka's new interim head coach Jerome Jayaratne, who replaced Marvan Atapattu this month, has labelled his side as the "worst fielding side in Asia", and added that they are even behind Pakistan at present.
UN report on Sri Lanka to be listed before UNHRC in Geneva Sep 16, 6:31 pm
Colombo, Sept. 16 (ANI): The UN report mandated investigation carried out by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) into the alleged war crimes committed during the war in Sri Lanka will be listed at the UN Human Rights Council today in Geneva.
Colombo, Sept. 14 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government has confirmed that the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) will not be on agenda during the talks between Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.
Lankan PM begins three-day visit to India Sep 14, 11:24 am
Colombo, Sept. 14 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has begun his three-day official visit to India today at the invitation of his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.
Lankan PM to leave for New Delhi today Sep 13, 3:46 pm
Colombo, Sept. 13 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave for New Delhi today for his first overseas visit after assuming office last month.
Colombo, Sept. 13 (ANI): Sri Lanka on Sunday announced the release of 16 Indian fishermen as a gesture of friendliness to mark Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe's two day official visit to New Delhi that starts on Monday.
Over 50 Indian firms taking part in India Expo in Sri Lanka Sep 12, 9:31 am
Colombo, Sept.12 (ANI): Over 50 Indian companies are participating in India Expo trade exhibition in Colombo.
Colombo, Sept. 11 (ANI): Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will sign an agreement with India on the Satellite for South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) countries during his visit from September 14 to 16.
Japan ready to continue support to new Lankan Govt. policies Sep 9, 12:58 pm
Colombo, Sept. 9 (ANI): The Government of Japan has said that the country is ready to continue its support to the new Sri Lankan Government's policies to boost further economic development of the island nation.
Colombo, Sept. 8 (ANI): A journalist in Sri Lanka's Minneriya National Park has been killed after he was attacked by a wild elephant.
Tharindu Kaushal's bowling action comes under review Sep 2, 2:53 pm
Colombo, Sept 02 (ANI): Sri Lankan off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action after the conclusion of the third Test against India at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo.
Pujara enters top-20 of ICC Test ranking Sep 2, 2:22 pm
Dubai, Sep.2 (ANI): Cheteshwar Pujara has entered the top 20 of the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen following the conclusion of the Colombo Test, where India won by 117 runs to clinch the three-match series against Sri Lanka 2-1.
New Delhi, Sep 01 (ANI): Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has praised the Indian cricket team for securing a historic 2-1 Test series over Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday.
Dubai, Sep 01 (ANI): India's pace spearhead Ishant Sharma has been handed a one-match suspension after being found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the penultimate day's play in the third Test against India at the Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) in Colombo.
Colombo, Sep 01 (ANI): India captain Virat Kohli has lavished praise on his bowlers after his side secured a historic 2-1 series over Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday.
Colombo, Sep 01 (ANI): India have registered their first Test series win on Sri Lankan soil in 22 years after defeating the hosts by 117 runs on the fifth day of the decisive third and final match to secure the series 2-1 in Colombo on Tuesday.
Ishant Sharma again found guilty of misconduct Sep 1, 2:06 pm
Johannesburg, Sep. 1(ANI): Indian fast bowler Ishant Sharma has been found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct on Day four of the third Test against Sri Lanka at Colombo on Monday.
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