Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa's decision to pardon the solider is not only deeply disappointing but also sends wrong signal to UN
01 Apr 2020 9:59 AM
I have no symptoms of coronavirus or anything like that, but I'm following government guidelines: Sangakkara
23 Mar 2020 1:00 PM
Under the original schedule, Ireland was scheduled to play one Test against Sri Lanka from February 8-12, 2020 during the proposed tour.
18 Dec 2019 7:45 PM
Sri Lanka Cricket's secretary Mohan de Silva said the country had been without a proper coach since the early World Cup exit.
05 Dec 2019 6:53 PM
According to a report in 'ESPNCricinfo', Flower will be batting coach for the limited-overs format, while Sekar will be bowling coach.
04 Dec 2019 11:45 AM
The series would be a part of the World Test Championship (WTC) and 120 points will be up for grabs.
29 Nov 2019 3:14 PM
Gotabhaya will embark on his first foreign tour with a visit to India on November 29 at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
21 Nov 2019 2:37 PM
Mahinda, the current main opposition leader, will assume duties soon after incumbent Wickremesinghe steps down formally on Thursday.
20 Nov 2019 7:38 PM
Malinga, in March, had stated that he wanted to retire after the Twenty20 World Cup scheduled in October-November in Australia next year.
20 Nov 2019 12:24 PM
Rajapaksa, 70, defeated Sajith Premadasa, 52, by more than 13 lakh votes, the election commission announced on Sunday.
18 Nov 2019 11:02 AM
The election is the first popularity test of the UNP-led government since the April 21 suicide bomb attacks that killed at least 269 people.
17 Nov 2019 10:20 AM
There were no immediate reports of casualties, but a police official said the attackers had burnt tyres on the road.
16 Nov 2019 8:31 AM
Sirisena, who is stepping down after Saturday's presidential election, announced last month he was considering to grant Jayamaha a pardon.
10 Nov 2019 12:51 PM
Furusawa's comments coincided with the latest tranche of a USD 1.5 billion IMF bailout package for Sri Lanka first approved in 2016.
02 Nov 2019 3:09 PM
The animal was withdrawn from the finale of the annual pageant in Kandy after a social media firestorm erupted against parading it.
25 Sep 2019 2:51 PM
The following year, the Sirisena government allowed Chinese projects to resume after demanding changes in some.
20 Sep 2019 10:46 AM
Sri Lanka Cricket Secretary Mohan de Silva said they received the all-clear from the defence ministry to leave for Pakistan on Tuesday.
19 Sep 2019 5:39 PM
Sri Lanka Cricket Secretary Mohan de Silva said he was satisfied with the security arrangements of their hosts.
18 Sep 2019 4:14 PM
The strike caused hardships to the patients who arrived at state-run hospitals, where doctors were providing only emergency treatment.
18 Sep 2019 3:33 PM
The first ODI between Sri Lanka and Pakistan will be played on September 27.
11 Sep 2019 8:43 PM