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St Kitts and Nevis Establishes Diplomatic Relations with Sri Lanka

LONDON, March 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week, the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis and the Republic of Sri Lanka formally established diplomatic...

Fearing Covid, Sri Chaitanya college students skip classes

Vijayawada, March 30 | Several students of Sri Chaitanya junior college at MG Road near M&M mall in Vijayawada are skipping classes fearing coronavirus...

Sri Lanka to reopen all schools from March 29

Colombo, March 25 | The Sri Lankan Education Ministry has decided to reopen all schools in the country's Western Province, including capital Colombo, on...

TN fishermen allege robbery by Sri Lankans on high seas

Chennai, March 18 | Fishermen from Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam on Thursday alleged that they were assaulted and robbed on the high seas by a...

West Indies announce 13-man squad for 1st Test vs Sri Lanka

Kingston (Jamaica), March 14 | All-rounder Jason Holder and batsman Darren Bravo returned to the West Indies Test squad that will face Sri Lanka...

Holder returns to WI squad for Sri Lanka Tests

North Sound (Antigua), March 13 | : Former captain Jason Holder has been picked in the 13-member West Indies side that will play a...

Sri Lanka beat West Indies in 2nd T20

St John's (Antigua), March 6 | West Indies lost to Sri Lanka by 43 runs in the second CG Insurance T20 International on Friday...

4 acre land to Sri M reveals secret pact between CPI-M,...

Thiruvananthapuram, March 4 | The Congress-led UDF expressed concern on the way Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan government decided to give four acres of...

Young scientists interact with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Bengaluru, Feb 28 | On the occasion of National Science Day, young emerging scientists from fields as diverse as nuclear medicine, physics, earth sciences,...

West Indies recall Gayle, Edwards for series vs Sri Lanka

St John's (Antigua), Feb 27 | Swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle and experienced fast bowler Fidel Edwards have been named in the West Indies T20I...

Imran Khan leaves for maiden Sri Lanka visit

Islamabad, Feb 23 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan left for a two-day official visit to Sri Lanka on Tuesday on the invitation of...

Sangakkara, Jayawardene lament lack of Sri Lankan presence in IPL

New Delhi, Feb 19 | Former Sri Lanka cricket stars Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene, who occupy major off-field roles for Rajasthan Royals and...

International cricket returns to Caribbean with series vs Sri Lanka

St John's (Antigua), Feb 16 | Cricket West Indies (CWI) on Tuesday confirmed the all-format tour of Sri Lanka to West Indies starting next...

Andhra writes to Centre to affiliate Sri Venkateswara college to AU

Amaravati/New Delhi, Feb 13 | In a bid to better cater to the educational needs of Andhra Pradesh students in the national capital, Chief...

Sri Lankan Prez inaugurates construction of irrigation tunnel

Colombo, Feb 7 | Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has inaugurated the construction of an irrigation tunnel to be undertaken by the China State...

Sri Lanka to tour Bangladesh for three-match ODI series in May

Chattogram, Feb 3 | Sri Lanka will tour Bangladesh for a three-match ODI series in May while Bangladesh's postponed Test tour of Sri Lanka...

Welcoming Indian travellers back to Sri Lanka

By IANSlife FeaturesNew Delhi, Jan 31 (IANSlife) Celebrating the spirit of resilience and renewed hope for the revival of travel in 2021,...

Jerome Jayaratne appointed Sri Lanka manager for Windies tour

Colombo, Jan 26 | Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has appointed Jerome Jayaratne as the 'National Team Manager' for the team's upcoming tour of West...

Sri Lanka reopens schools for higher grades

Colombo, Jan 26 | Sri Lankan authorities reopened schools in the Western Province for senior grades after they were closed in October 2020 due...

Sri Lanka to conduct elephant census after 10 years

Colombo, Jan 25 | Sri Lanka's Department of Wildlife Conservation will conduct an island-wide elephant census this year after a decade to determine the...

Sri Lankan Health Minister tests coronavirus positive

Colombo, Jan 24 | Sri Lankan Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, Health Ministry officials confirmed.The 56-year-old Minister had...

NCB arrests 2 Sri Lankans in Chennai in int’l drugs racket...

New Delhi, Jan 22 | The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested two Sri Lankan Tamils -- who are key operatives...

Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 caseload tops 50,000

Colombo, Jan 21 | Sri Lanka's overall coronavirus caseload surpassed the 55,000 mark on Thursday after over 700 people tested positive for the disease,...

Sri Lanka Covid-19 caseload top 50,000

Colombo, Jan 14 | The total number of Covid-19 cases in Sri Lanka has surpassed the 50,000-mark, after over 600 new patients tested positive...

Sri Lanka needs India’s help to bridge growing ethnic rift

By Atul AnejaColombo, Jan 12 | The destruction of a war memorial in Jaffna University, followed by a decision to restore it, has yet...

Sri Saradapeetham to offer food, hold medical camps in Kumbh Mela

Dehradun/Visakhapatnam, Jan 11 | Swamy Swatmanandendra Saraswati, a monk at the Visakha Sri Saradapeetham (SSP), met Uttarakhand chief secretary Om Prakash on...

TN CM condemns demolition of Mullivaikal Memorial in Sri Lanka

Chennai, Jan 9 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Saturday condemned the demolition of the Mullivaikal Memorial at the Jaffna University in...

South Africa cruise to 10-wicket win over Sri Lanka in 2nd...

Johannesburg, Jan 5 | South Africa openers Aiden Markram and Dean Elgar helped the hosts to a dominant 10-wicket win over Sri Lanka in...

Karunaratne leads Sri Lanka fightback vs South Africa

Johannesburg, Jan 4 | Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne's unbeaten 91 off 116 balls (17 fours) helped Sri Lanka move to 150 for four...

Anderson banks on reverse swing for wickets in Sri Lanka

Colombo, Jan 4 | James Anderson hopes the tour of Sri Lanka this time will prove more frutiful for him than in previous years...

68,000 overseas Sri Lankans await repatriation: Govt

Colombo, Jan 4 | Sri Lanka's Foreign Ministry has said that an estimated 68,000 overseas nationals were awaiting repatriation due to the global coronavirus...

Sri Lanka reopens southern airport under pilot program

Colombo, Dec 28 | Sri Lanka on Monday kicked-off a pilot program to welcome tourists into the island country by re-opening a southern airport,...

Sri Lanka batsman Dhananjaya de Silva ruled out of SA Test...

Centurion, Dec 27 | Sri Lanka batsman Dhananjaya de Silva, who was retired hurt after scoring an impressive 79 during the first day of...

Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 caseload surpasses 40,000

Colombo, Dec 27 | Sri Lanka's overall coronavirus caseload has surpassed the 40,000 mark after 500 more people tested positive for the virus in...

Kallis to be England’s batting consultant for Sri Lanka tour

London, Dec 21 | Former South African player Jacques Kallis has been appointed batting consultant of England for the forthcoming two-Test tour of Sri...

Two SA players for Sri Lanka series test positive

Centurion, Dec 18 | Two members of the South African team have returned positive Covid-19 results in their scheduled first round of testing ahead...

Sri Lanka records highest annual elephant deaths

Colombo, Dec 13 | Sri Lanka has recorded the highest annual elephant deaths and second-highest human deaths in the world due to the human-elephant...

Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 caseload tops 30k

Colombo, Dec 10 | Sri Lanka's overall coronavirus caseload surpassed the 30,000-mark on Thursday after more than 700 people tested positive in the past...

Australia, Sri Lanka contemplate shifting SA series to home

Cape Town, Dec 9 | Following the cancellation of the ODI leg of England's tour of South Africa due to issues related to Covid-19,...

England to tour Sri Lanka for two Tests in January 2021

London, Dec 9 | England will be playing two Test matches against Sri Lanka behind closed doors in Galle next month, the England and...

Sri Lanka WC winner Asanka Gurusinha to coach Nigeria

Abuja (Nigeria), Dec 1 | Asanka Gurusinha, who was part of the 1996 World Cup winning Sri Lanka team, has been appointed as Nigeria's...

12 leopard deaths reported in Sri Lanka this year

Colombo, Nov 30 | Another leopard was found dead in Matale, in the central hills of Sri Lanka over the weekend, raising the total...

Sri Lanka to pardon 606 prisoners amid pandemic

Colombo, Nov 30 | At least 606 inmates convicted on minor charges will be pardoned to ease congestion in Sri Lanka's prisons amid the...

Sri Lankan President takes charge of Technology Ministry

Colombo, Nov 27 | Sri Lanka's Ministry of Technology has been brought unfer the direct purview of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa in order to create...

Sri Lankan boat with 100-kg heroin and six crew members apprehended

New Delhi, Nov 25 | The Indian Coast Guard has spotted and apprehended a Sri Lankan boat with 100 kg heroin, 20 small...

Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 cases top 20k mark

Colombo, Nov 23 | The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Sri Lanka on Monday surpassed the 20,000 mark after 400 new infections were...

Irfan Pathan reaches Sri Lanka for LPL

New Delhi, Nov 16 | Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan reached Sri Lanka for the Lanka Premier League (LPL) that begins on November 26.The...

Arthur feels LPL will help Sri Lankan cricket

Colombo, Nov 14 | Sri Lanka head coach Mickey Arthur has said that the upcoming Lanka Premier League (LPL) will help Sri Lankan cricket...

Warn Sri Lanka against attacks on Indian fishermen: DMK

Chennai, Oct 27 | DMK Treasurer and Lok Sabha member T.R. Baalu on Tuesday urged the Central government to warn Sri Lanka, through diplomatic...

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Strong bounce back witnessed for toll road assets: ICRA

New Delhi, April 10 | India's toll roads are likely to witness a 14-15 per cent growth in collections in FY22, ratings agency ICRA...