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SLC complain against Muttiah Muralitharan

Sri Lanka cricket board lodged a complaint Monday with the visiting Australia team after their bowling consultant and local legend Muttiah Muralitharan was involved in a bust-up with his former collea

26 Jul 2016 12:10 AM

Mahinda Rajapaksa’s brother held for ‘fraud’

Sri Lankan financial crime police arrested on Monday a brother of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa for a third time over suspicion of state fund misappropriation when he was economic development min

19 Jul 2016 6:33 AM

Australia bring Muralitharan on board ahead of Sri Lanka series

Former Sri Lankan spinner will work as spin bowling consultant for Steve Smith-led unit.

15 Jul 2016 4:12 PM

Australia look to reverse Asia failures

Angelo Mathews (left) and Steven Smith pose with the Warne-Murali Trophy in Colombo. (Photo: AP)

15 Jul 2016 12:17 AM

Muttiah Muralitharan appointed Australia consultant for Sri Lanka series

Ahead of their three-match Test series against hosts Sri Lanka, Australia skipper Steve Smith has confirmed the appointment of legendary Muttiah Muralitharan as a consultant to work with the young spi

15 Jul 2016 12:15 AM

Sri Lanka to claim compensation for Perera’s steroid ruling

Sri Lanka Cricket is set to claim compensation from Wada for batsman Kusal Janith Perera following his wrong conviction for the use of a banned steroid.

07 Jul 2016 2:59 AM

Sri Lanka says it will create court to probe war abuses

Some 40,000 civilians reportedly died in the final months of fighting between government soldiers and separatist rebels.

06 Jul 2016 4:09 PM

Maldives minister quits amid family power dispute

The Maldives’ foreign minister has resigned amid reports of a family power dispute between the President, who is her uncle, and her father, who previously ruled the country for 30 years.

06 Jul 2016 3:02 AM

Neighbours must gain from India’s growth: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the gathering at Joint dedication of renovated stadium in Jaffna, Sri Lanka through video conferencing in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

19 Jun 2016 6:13 AM

Sri Lanka will declare 65,000 missing after civil war dead

Sri Lanka Tuesday announced a landmark law to recognise as dead an estimated 65,000 people still missing seven years after the end of a bitter civil war, allowing relatives to claim inheritances.

08 Jun 2016 7:10 AM