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'Clinical' Pak rout Sri Lanka by 29 runs in first T20  Jul 30, 10:54 pm
Colombo, July 30 (ANI): Pakistan continued their dominating run on Thursday as they comprehensively defeated Sri Lanka by 29 runs in the first of the two-match T20 series in Colombo.
Lankan President Sirisena condoles passing away of Dr. Kalam  Jul 30, 11:20 am
Colombo, July 30 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has condoled the death of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam after he visited the Indian High Commission in Colombo yesterday.
Lanka's Dambulla region to be developed as a tourist hub, says PM  Jul 27, 2:48 pm
Colombo, July 27 (ANI): The Government of Sri Lanka has announced plans to develop and convert the country's popular Dambulla region into a tourist hub.
Kusal's century helps Sri Lanka secure `big` consolation win   Jul 27, 9:13 am
Colombo, July 27 (ANI): Kusal Perera's flamboyant century helped Sri Lanka to hammer Pakistan by 165 runs in the fifth and final ODI at Hambantota on Sunday.
Shehzad, Hafeez inspire Pakistan to ODI series win over Sri Lanka  Jul 23, 10:37 am
Colombo, July 23 (ANI): Pakistan continued their dominant run as they thrashed lackluster Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth ODI to clinch the five-match series in Colombo.
Shehzad, Hafeez lead Pakistan's chase of 257  Jul 22, 9:38 pm
Colombo, July 22 (ANI): Blistering knocks from opener Ahmed Shehzad and batting all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez have guided Pakistan to a winning position in the fourth ODI of the five match series against Sri Lanka at Premdasa Stadium on Wednesday.
Spinners help Pakistan restrict Sri Lanka to 256 in fourth ODI  Jul 22, 7:36 pm
Colombo, July 22 (ANI): A decent and economical bowling performance from the slower bowlers, provided with good support from the fielders, helped Pakistan to restrict Sri Lanka to 256 in the fourth ODI of the five-match series at Premdasa Stadium in Colombo.
Sarfraz, Yasir star as Pakistan thump Sri Lanka in violence marred third ODI  Jul 20, 10:16 am
Colombo, July 20 (ANI): Pakistan displayed a clinical performance to defeat Sri Lanka by 135 runs in the third ODI of the five-match series in Colombo, thanks to solid top-order batting and Yasir Shah's inspiring bowling spell.
Injured Wahab Riaz ruled out of Sri Lanka ODIs  Jul 17, 12:08 pm
Karachi, July 17 (ANI): Pakistan pace spearhead Wahab Riaz, who suffered a hairline fracture on his left-hand on the opening day of the second Test in Colombo, has been ruled out of the five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.
PM-led new political front in Lanka to present master plan for development  Jul 16, 4:52 pm
Colombo, July 16 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has revealed that the new political front formed in the country with the United National Party will present a five-point master plan for Sri Lanka's development.
Sangakkara to sign off from international cricket in Colombo  Jul 9, 2:23 pm
Johannesburg, July 9 (ANI): Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara will be signing off from international cricket at the P Sara Oval in the next month's second match of the three-match Test series against subcontinent rivals India.
Arrested betting agents released after no local laws for prosecution  Jul 6, 1:55 pm
Karachi, July 6 (ANI): Indian and Pakistani betting agents, who were nabbed by the Sri Lanka Cricket's Anti-Corruption Unit at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo last week, have been released as there were no local laws to prosecute them.
Hafeez's bowling future in shambles after visa denial  Jul 1, 6:11 pm
Karachi, July 01 (ANI): Pakistani all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez may not be able to visit Chennai for the test regarding the clearance of his suspect bowling action as the Indian high Commissioner in Colombo has not yet issued him a visa.
Sri Lanka level series with Pak after seven-wicket win  Jun 29, 3:27 pm
Colombo, 29 June (ANI): Sri Lanka overcame a looming threat of rain and a brief batting stutter to claim a seven-wicket win over Pakistan and level the series on the final day of the second Test in Colombo.
Prasad scalps four as Sri Lanka require 153 to level series  Jun 28, 5:29 pm
Colombo, June 28 (ANI): Dhammika Prasad claimed four crucial wickets on the fourth day of the second Test as Sri Lanka bundled out Pakistan for 329, leaving the hosts needing 153 runs to level the three-match Test series here on Sunday.
Shehzad, Azhar fifties reduce Pakistan deficit against Sri Lanka  Jun 27, 7:01 pm
Colombo, June 27 (ANI): Ahmed Shehzad and Azhar Ali produced a gritty performance on Saturday as they reduced Pakistan's deficit to six runs at stumps on the third day of the second day against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Mathews, Silva take Sri Lanka to stable 166-run lead against Pak  Jun 26, 6:47 pm
Colombo, June 26 (ANI): Angelo Mathews and Kaushal Silva produced contrasting performances on Friday to help Sri Lanka take a stable 166-run lead at stumps on the second day of the second Test against Pakistan in Colombo.
'Injured' Riaz ruled out of Sri Lanka Test series   Jun 26, 1:45 pm
Karachi, June 26 (ANI): Pakistan pace spearhead Wahab Riaz has been ruled out of the remainder of the Test series in Sri Lanka after he suffered a hairline fracture on his left-hand on the opening day of the second Test in Colombo.
Kaushal's five-wicket haul puts Sri Lanka in charge against Pak  Jun 25, 8:10 pm
Colombo, June 25 (ANI): Off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal claimed his first five-wicket haul as Sri Lanka bundled out a lackluster Pakistan batting line-up for 138 on the opening day of the second Test on Thursday.
Inzi lauds 'hard-working' Younis for earning 100th Test cap  Jun 25, 7:21 pm
Johannesburg, June 25 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricketer Inzamam-ul-Haq heaped praise on Younis Khan for earning his 100th test cap during the second Test of the three-match series against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Sri Lanka taking measures to prevent human trafficking, irregular migration  Jun 17, 6:27 pm
Colombo, June 17 (ANI): Sri Lanka has told the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) that the country is taking measures to prevent all forms of irregular migration, smuggling in persons and human trafficking.
Colombo HC grants bail to former minister in financial fraud case  Jun 15, 8:46 pm
Colombo, June 15 (ANI): The Colombo High Court has granted bail to former economic development minister Basil Rajapaksa, who was arrested
Sri Lanka, Kerala business chambers to hold economic dialogue forum in Kerala in July  Jun 15, 1:41 pm
Colombo, June 15 (ANI): Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka (FCCISL) and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) will hold the fourth round of Indo-Ceylon Economic (ICE) Dialogue in Kochi, Kerala, from July 2 to 5.
Sri Lanka appoints new air force chief  Jun 15, 1:06 pm
Colombo, JUne 15 (ANI): Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed Air Vice Marshal Gagan Bulathsinhala as the country's 15th Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) chief.
Sri Lankan court grants bail to former minister Basil Rajapaksa  Jun 15, 1:06 pm
Colombo, June 15 (ANI): A Sri Lankan court today granted bail to the nation's former Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa.