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43 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy  Feb 27, 9:05 am
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): At least 43 fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been reportedly arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, while fishing in Nedunchivu and Mullaithivu areas.
Injured Jeevan Mendis ruled out of WC   Feb 25, 2:07 pm
Wellington, Feb 25 (ANI): Sri Lankan all-rounder Jeevan Mendis has been ruled out of the World Cup with a hamstring injury on Wednesday and will be replaced by seasoned batman Upal Tharanga in the squad.
Sri Lanka's Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne meets Kiren Rijiju  Feb 17, 7:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 17 (ANI): Sri Lankan Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne on Tuesday called on Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju.
Sri Lanka's President offers prayers at Bodh Gaya  Feb 17, 5:46 pm
Bodh Gaya (Bihar), Feb.17 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday visited Bodh Gaya on Tuesday to offer his prayers.
Maha Shiva Rathri can help to end hatred: Sri Lankan PM  Feb 17, 1:35 pm
Colombo, Feb.17 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, said Tuesday that the festival of Maha Shiva Rathri, which is celebrated across South Asia, will open the door to eliminate hatred.
PM Modi meets Sri Lankan President  Feb 16, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met visiting Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena at the Hyderabad House here on Monday.
Sushma Swaraj calls on Sri Lankan President in Delhi  Feb 16, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday called on Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, who is presently on a four-day official trip to India.
Sri Lankan President given ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan  Feb 16, 11:52 am
New Delhi, Feb.16 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi formally welcomed Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena to India in the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Monday.
Sri Lankan Prez to hold talks with Indian counterpart, PM Modi   Feb 16, 9:18 am
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena who is on a four-day official trip to India will meet President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi today.
Sri Lankan Prez arrives in India on first foreign visit  Feb 15, 8:47 pm
New Delhi, Feb.15 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena arrived here today on a four-day official visit to India.
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena to arrive in India today  Feb 15, 10:33 am
New Delhi, Feb.15 (ANI): Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena will arrive here on Sunday beginning his four-day official trip to India.
Sirisena thanks President Mukherjee for his message of felicitation   Feb 9, 7:48 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 9 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has received a message from his Sri Lankan counterpart Maithripala Sirisena in response to the message of congratulations sent on his election.
Jayawardene eying finishing illustrious career by lifting WC  Feb 6, 11:30 am
Johannesburg, Feb 06 (ANI): Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene is hoping to bring an end to his illustrious career by lifting the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
Sri Lankan cricketers offered million dollar bounty to lift CWC   Feb 6, 10:27 am
Johannesburg, Feb 06 (ANI): Sri Lankan government has announced a reward of a million dollar bonus to the national cricket team, provided Angelo Mathews-led team manage to win the upcoming cricket World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
Sri Lanka President Sirisena to visit India on Feb 15-18: MEA  Feb 5, 9:17 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday confirmed that the newly elected Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will be paying an official visit to India from the February 15-18.
HRW World Report question's Rajapaksa regime's legacy of abuse  Jan 29, 3:10 pm
New York, Jan.29 (ANI): Human Rights Watch has in its worls report questioned the previous Sri Lankan government for its legacy of abuse on human rights activists and journalists, particularly those urging justice for past war crimes.
Sirisena reinstates former CJ Shirani Bandaranayake  Jan 29, 12:49 pm
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly reinstated former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake two years after she was removed by the previous dispensation over corruption allegations.
Sri Lankan govt reinstates 'controversial' former Army Chief Sarath Fonseka  Jan 22, 5:07 pm
London, Jan 22 (ANI): The new Sri Lankan government has reportedly reinstated controversial war-time Army Chief Sarath Fonseka as an Army General after lifting punishments imposed on him by the previous dispensation.
Sri Lankan Foreign Minister calls on PM Modi  Jan 20, 12:35 pm
New Delhi, Jan.20 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Monday.
Ex-Sri Lanka leader's brother accused of orchestrating high-profile newspaper editor's assassination  Jan 19, 3:45 pm
Islamabad, Jan 19 (ANI): Former Sri Lankan president's brother has reportedly been accused of orchestrating the assassination of a high-profile newspaper's editor.
Sri Lankan authorities seize 60,000 bottles of illegal liquor  Jan 19, 12:59 pm
Colombo, Jan.19 (ANI): Excise authorities in Sri Lanka have reportedly seized nearly 60,000 bottles of illegal liquor.
Sushma Swaraj meets Sri Lankan counterpart to hold bilateral talks   Jan 18, 1:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met her Sri Lankan counterpart Mangala Samaraweera to hold bilateral talks here on Sunday.
Sri Lankan Foreign Minister in Delhi for bilateral talks  Jan 18, 10:11 am
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera arrived in New Delhi on Saturday to hold bilateral talks with his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj.
Sri Lanka to cooperate with China on pragmatic terms: PM  Jan 16, 12:57 pm
Colombo, Jan.16 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has reportedly told China's Ambassador in Colombo that he sees relations between the two countries going forward on pragmatic terms.
Millions flock to Colombo for papal mass  Jan 14, 11:53 am
Colombo, Jan.14 (ANI): Millions of Sri Lankans flocked to the Galle Face Green in Colombo Wednesday morning to hear Pope Francis delivering the Holy Mass and canonizing Joseph Vaz, Sri Lanka's first saint.