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Sushma Swaraj to visit Sri Lanka on Mar.6  Mar 5, 2:31 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 5 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will be travelling to Sri Lanka on March 6 to hold level-level talks, ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the island nation later this month.
Stuart Broad rejects England 'playing with fear' claims despite poor start to CWC campaign  Mar 4, 9:56 am
London, Mar 04 (ANI): Despite England's poor start to their World Cup campaign, fast bowler Stuart Broad has rejected claims that the squad is 'playing with fear'.
CWC: Mike Atherton claims England's 9-wicket loss to SL much more damaging than Kiwi humiliation  Mar 3, 11:02 am
Wellington, Mar 03 (ANI): Former England captain Mike Atherton has claimed that Eoin Morgan's side's loss to Sri Lanka was much more damaging than their humiliation in the second Cricket World Cup pool match against co-host New Zealand.
CWC: Root calls on England's senior bowlers to put pressure on opposition to win post Lanka thumping  Mar 3, 10:55 am
London, Mar 03 (ANI): England batsman Joe Root has called on the squad's bowlers to put pressure on other teams' batsmen after they failed to defend a respectable total of 309 against Sri Lanka in Wellington.
Sangakkara blitz helps Lanka thrash England by nine wickets in WC tie   Mar 1, 11:43 am
Wellington, Mar 01 (ANI): Sri Lanka have almost ensured their place in the quarterfinals of the Cricket World Cup 2015 after they defeated England by nine wickets on Sunday at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
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.
CWC: Dilshan shines in Lanka's 92-run win against Bangladesh  Feb 26, 6:16 pm
Sydney, Feb 26 (ANI): Sri Lanka recorded an impressive 92-run win against minnows Bangladesh in their World Cup tie at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, thanks to Tillakaratne Dilshan's unbeaten 161-run knock and Lasith Malinga's exploits with the ball.
Ian Botham claims England's WC campaign is 'like a dog with three legs'   Feb 26, 12:40 pm
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Former England Test Cricket and captain Ian Botham has claimed that the team's World Cup campaign is nothing more than like a dog with three legs, insisting that they are not yet up and running at this tournament.
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.
Dunedin WC cricket buff in line for share of 1 mln dollars for stunning one-handed catch  Feb 22, 3:43 pm
Wellington, Feb 22 (ANI): An ardent cricket fan from Dunedin has joined the list of people in line to grab a share of whooping one million US dollar for taking a spectacular one-handed catch during Sri Lanka's four-wicket win over Afghanistan in the World Cup Pool A tie on Sunday in Dunedin.
CWC: Jayawardene's ton anchors Lanka to four-wicket win over Afghanistan  Feb 22, 1:00 pm
Christchurch, Dec 22 (ANI): Sri Lanka grabbed the much-needed two points in their Cricket World Cup Pool A clash against Afghanistan as the Angelo Mathews led side beat the minnows by four wickets and ten balls to spare at the University Oval in Dunedin.
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.
New Sri Lanka regime recalls Rajapaksa Government political appointees in overseas missions  Feb 17, 1:35 pm
Colombo, Feb.17 (ANI): The President Maithripala Sirisena-led government in Sri Lanka has predictably recalled all political appointees of the previous Mahinda Rajapaksa regime holding diplomatic positions overseas.
India-Sri Lanka ties set to grow further: PM Modi  Feb 16, 8:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the ties between New Delhi and Colombo are set to grow to unprecedented levels, terming Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena's three-day official visit of India as 'wonderful'.
India, Sri Lanka ink MoU on Nalanda University and cultural cooperation  Feb 16, 4:06 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was inked on Monday by India and Sri Lanka for the establishment of Nalanda University.
Hesson claims Kiwis don't get carried away despite 'juggernaut' start to WC campaign  Feb 16, 3:52 pm
Wellington, Feb 16 (ANI): New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has claimed that as a group they don't get carried away following their daunting win over Sri Lanka on Saturday in their Cricket World Cup opener, which prompted man of the match Corey Anderson to give them the 'juggernaut' tag.
India, Lanka sign agreement on cooperation in nuclear energy, agriculture  Feb 16, 3:44 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): India and Sri Lanka on Monday signed an agreement on cooperation in peaceful uses of nuclear energy.
Goodwill of India will always be with Sri Lanka: PM Modi  Feb 16, 3:44 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday referred to Colombo as a 'close neighbour and friend', adding that the goodwill and support of India will always be with Sri Lanka.
Muralitharan claims struggling Malinga will eventually get back to best form at CWC  Feb 16, 2:42 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 16 (ANI): Sri Lanka spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan has claimed that paceman Lasith Malinga would take some time to get back to his best form at the World Cup, as the sling-arm fast bowler is enduring a nightmare return to the pitch after a six-month gap.
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.
'India, Sri Lanka committed to take civil nuclear cooperation forward': MEA  Feb 16, 11:52 am
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Monday said India and Sri Lanka are committed to take their ongoing discussions on civil nuclear cooperation forward.