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The parliament was convened today after the SC's interim order and floor test conducted to determine whether the President appointed Prime Minister Rajapakse has a majority in the 225-member parliament.
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External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted a picture of PM Narendra Modi and Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena.
June 10, 2016 11:22 pm
Kaushal Silva made an unbeaten 79 and Dimuth Karunaratne 50 for the touring side after Jonny Bairstow's 167 not out.
June 09, 2016 11:07 am
The fishermen, all of whom are from this coastal village, had put out to sea last night, he said.
June 08, 2016 2:56 pm
England head into the third Test against Sri Lanka with an unassailable 2-0 series lead, and Joe Root said he hoped to target a big score.
June 06, 2016 11:04 am
Sirisena has ordered a probe with the police's Crime Investigation Department carrying out investigations.
June 06, 2016 8:27 am
The fire broke out Sunday night at the Salawa army camp about 22 miles (35 kilometers) east of Colombo, Sri Lanka's capital.
June 05, 2016 10:09 am
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to help release the four Indian fishermen, who were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy earlier on Thursday.
June 04, 2016 6:02 pm
Following the attack on Journalist Freddy Gamage, the Committee to Protect Journalists has asked Sri Lankan authorities to conduct a proper investigation.
June 04, 2016 12:00 pm
The Loan provides an important opportunity to re-set macroeconomic policies, address key vulnerabilities, boost reserves, and support stability and resilience, says IMF deputy managing director and acting chair Zhu Min.
May 22, 2016 12:19 am
James Anderson picks 10 wickets in the match as England beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 88 runs, inside three days.
May 21, 2016 12:53 am
After Jonny Bairstow hundred, James Anderson and Stuart Broad wreak havoc to enforce follow-on on Sri Lanka.
May 19, 2016 11:19 pm
Alex Hales and Jonny Bairstow shared an unbeaten 88-run stand as England finished Day 1 at 171/5 after rain stopped play at Headingly.
March 29, 2016 12:36 am
South Africa brought curtains on their World Twenty20 campaign with a comfortable eight–wicket win over defending champions Sri Lanka.
March 27, 2016 12:34 am
England defeated Sri Lanka by 10 runs to clinch victory in a last-over thriller in ICC World T20.
March 20, 2016 11:55 pm
Before Andre Fletcher's 64-ball 84, Samuel Badree derailed Sri Lanka's innings with a spell of 3/12.
March 17, 2016 11:59 pm
Sri Lanka, riding high on Dilshan's unbeaten 83, beat Afghanistan by six wickets at the Eden Gardens on Thursday.
March 17, 2016 3:06 pm
Here's a list of players who can bid adieu to the game after the completion of ICC World T20.
March 08, 2016 6:19 pm
Sri Lanka are defending champions at the World T20 starting March 15. They beat India in the previous edition played in 2014.
February 10, 2016 12:52 am
India collapse in front of inexperienced Sri Lanka bowling line-up as visitors chase down 102-run target in 18 overs.
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Over one weekend, there was a sudden change in the leadership in Sri Lanka. Here's what happened and how.
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Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu), Feb 11 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday apprehended 11 Indian fishermen and their country boats on charges of trespassing into the territorial waters of Sri Lanka. Sri Lankan Navy said the fishermen were held in the Gulf of Mannar. The Sri Lankan Navy also seized two trawlers.
February 08, 2016 4:48 pm
Pune, Feb 08 (ANI): After T-20 clean sweep in Australian, India's limited-overs captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni looks confident for the upcoming series with Sri Lanka. Addressing a press conference on Monday, Dhoni said the team looks balanced and settled as of now, but the individuals also have to take on their respective roles. Dhoni added that fortunately the team has been batting till number 8, which at some point acts as an opportunity for the batsman to express himself on the field. Dhoni also said that in the series, they will focus more on the things that they want to achieve, rather than looking too much into the Sri Lankan side.
January 08, 2016 2:58 pm
New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): The governments of UAE, Germany and Italy have condemned the terrorist attack on Indian Air Force base in Pathankot in which seven security personnel were martyred."Terrorism and extremism know no borders and no limits and pose a threat to innocent people everywhere around the world. In order to contain the dangerous threat that terrorism poses to our countries and peoples, international cooperation is indispensable," the Foreign Ministry of UAE said in a statement. Although, the UAE assured India of complete support in its fight against terrorism. "We utterly condemn the terrorist attacks on the Indian air force base in Pathankot and on the Indian Consulate General in Mazar-e-Sharif. The responsible parties must be identified and held accountable," Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson said in a statement. Earlier, Italy, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Japan, South Korea, Maldives, Nepal, Brazil and France also condemned the terrorist attack. Six terrorists were neutralised in the terror attack at the Pathankot air base that began in the wee hours on January 1. Seven security personnel were martyred in the terror attack. The conspiracy behind the terrorist attack in Pathankot was hatched in Markaj, Pakistan, as per high-level official sources.
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