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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka vs India: Dinesh Chandimal ruled out of 1st Test, Rangana Herath to lead the side

The newly appointed captain will miss the test after being hospitalised due to pneumonia.

21 Jul 2017 4:29 PM

Sri Lanka vs India: All eyes on Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul in warm-up game vs President's XI

India is set to play their first test match against the Lankans on 26th July.

20 Jul 2017 3:36 PM

Sri Lanka Cricket apologises for ground workers' stripping incident

The incident occurred after Sri Lanka lost the five-match ODI series against Zimbabwe 3-2 at the Hambantota stadium on Monday.

12 Jul 2017 2:00 PM

Dinesh Chandimal, Upul Tharanga to captain Sri Lanka after Angelo Mathews exit

Angelo Mathews resigned after his side's humiliating home series defeat to bottom-ranked Zimbabwe.

12 Jul 2017 1:42 PM

Dengue outbreak in Sri Lanka kills 225

The highest number of cases is in the region around the city of Colombo, though cases were being reported across the tropical island nation.

04 Jul 2017 2:44 PM

Lanka arrests monk, cop over hate crimes

The police have warned that anyone harbouring or aiding the fugitive monk in any way will face prosecution.

19 Jun 2017 12:54 AM

Sri Lankan railway authorities announce crackdown on selfies

Railway spokesman Wijeya Samarasinghe said mobile phones accounted for most of the 28 deaths on Sri Lanka's railways so far this year.

13 Jun 2017 2:36 PM

In a first, Sri Lanka makes arrest over hate crimes against Muslims

A man from the radical Bodu Bala Sena is the first suspect to be arrested in connection with arson attacks against Muslims.

12 Jun 2017 11:05 AM

Sri Lanka floods: Death toll reaches 202, 96 missing

The death toll rose to 202 after the discovery of more landslide victims beneath tonnes of mud in Sri Lanka's hard-hit southwest.

31 May 2017 4:05 PM

Sri Lanka flood death toll hits 183 as country struggles for clean water

State TV broadcast called for public assistance to clean drinking wells contaminated by the monsoon floods.

30 May 2017 2:07 PM