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India vs Sri Lanka: Yuvraj's lack of time in middle a concern as Dhoni's men eye series win in Visakhapatnam

Firstpost - ‎3 hours ago‎
Buoyed by that overwhelming victory, India would look to continue the momentum and seal their second successive T20 series win when they take on Sri Lanka in the third and final Twenty20 International at the scenic (and inconveniently-named) Dr YS ...

Colombo's trunk call: the amazing elephant orphanage of Sri Lanka - ‎9 hours ago‎
Each day the wrinkly-skinned creatures are led by their handlers in a great lolloping procession to the Maha Oya river for their session of aqua-fun in what must rate as one of the most uplifting few hours a visitor can spend in Sri Lanka. At any time ...
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Consolation: Hosts Bangladesh edge past Sri Lanka to finish third in Under 19 World Cup

Firstpost - ‎4 hours ago‎
Fatullah: Skipper Mehidy Hasan's all-round effort helped host Bangladesh eke out a close three-wicket win over Sri Lanka with three deliveries to spare, to finish third in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016 on Saturday. Having bowled Sri Lanka out for ...

Romantic Berkshires getaways to bike trips in Sri Lanka

The Boston Globe - ‎10 hours ago‎
Calling all adventurous cyclists: Geringer Global Travel is debuting Cycle Sri Lanka, a custom 14-day hybrid bicycle tour. Travel through jungles, beaches, small villages, and tea plantations in this lush, mountainous island in the Indian Ocean ...

Bringing Sri Lanka to the world

The Sunday Times Sri Lanka - ‎6 hours ago‎
Nineteen-year-old Anna Westlin from Sweden is one of the 20 global beauties who is currently in Sri Lanka attending the first ever Ms. Tourism Sri Lanka International Pageant. Since her arrival last Sunday Anna has shared pictures and posts about Sri ...

Top Nepal group to seal cement deal in Sri Lanka

The Sunday Times Sri Lanka - ‎8 hours ago‎
CG Group Chairman Binod Chaudhary, the Nepalese billionaire, is likely to spend more money focusing on the construction of a cement manufacturing facility in Sri Lanka. Having already invested in the hospitality industry, Mr. Chaudhary has plans to ...

Hyderabad cops flying to Sri Lanka to arrest doctors

Ceylon Daily News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Armed with fresh leads in the kidney racket, the Cyber Crime Police of Hyderabad are gearing up to expose Sri Lankan doctors, who had been clandestinely helping the racket to run successfully.
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Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya celebrating Valentine's Day in Sri Lanka

Times of India - ‎22 hours ago‎
#SriLanka #LoveSeason #Divek. A photo posted by Divyanka Tripathi (@divyankatripathi) on. Feb 12, 2016 at 1:47pm PST. Divyanka and Vivek are in Sri Lanka for Valentine's day. Divyanka and Vivek seem to be having a lot of fun together. She also posted ...

Germany-Lanka relations in retrospect

The Sunday Times Sri Lanka - ‎5 hours ago‎
Some media reports said last time a Sri Lankan leader visited Germany on a state visit was some 43 years ago. This is not correct.
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Sri Lanka seamers topple India on green track - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Kasun Rajitha, Dushmantha Chameera and Dasun Shanaka - Sri Lanka's lanky seam-bowling labour force - came upon a thoroughly surprising green Pune deck, and wound up delivering their team a surprisingly thorough victory.
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Ex-Army Chief's Appointment as Sri Lanka Lawmaker Criticized

ABC News - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
An international rights group said Thursday that the Sri Lankan government's decision to appoint the civil war-winning general to Parliament contradicts its pledges to investigate alleged abuses under his command.
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Watch Bangladesh U19 Cricket Vs. Sri Lanka Live Online: Streaming, 3rd Place World Cup Playoff

The Inquisitr - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
The gallant Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team narrowly missed advancing to the U19 World Cup Final, but fans can watch live streaming online to get one last look at the Young Tigers as they take on Sri Lanka for the World Cup third place honors, in a ...

Sri Lanka's Maid in Saudi Problem

Wall Street Journal (blog) - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Sri Lanka says it has a maid in Saudi Arabia problem it is trying to fix. In the past two years, the South Asian nation has had to pay to bring more than 2,000 Sri Lankan maids home from Saudi Arabia after they fled their jobs. Sri Lanka brings home ...

Sri Lanka celebrates 68th independence anniversary

Korea Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sri Lankan Ambassador to Korea Manisha Gunasekera hosted a reception to celebrate her country's 68th anniversary of independence, at the Millennium Seoul Hilton on Feb. 3. Hundreds of local and foreign envoys ― including Korea's Deputy Minister for ...
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Sri Lanka to work with Red Cross on the issue of missing persons

Economic Times - ‎Feb 13, 2016‎
COLOMBO: The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has decided to work with the Sri Lankan government in assisting the families of those reported missing during the nearly three-decade long separatist conflict in the country, foreign ministry ...
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Sri Lanka willing for international probe on war crimes :PM

Ceylon Daily News - ‎Feb 13, 2016‎
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil S Wickremesinghe on Friday made it clear that his government was not averse to international participation in investigating the alleged war crimes in his country, but said "final judgment will be made by the internal ...
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2G, Sri Lankan Tamil issues likely to resurface

The Hindu - ‎9 hours ago‎
Speaking to reporters, she said the DMK quit the UPA accusing the Congress of letting down Tamils in Sri Lanka. “The DMK has to explain what has changed since 2013.

Sri Lanka citizens propose executive power sharing by Cabinet, not concentrated in PM

EconomyNext - ‎7 hours ago‎
ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka's powerful presidency should be scrapped but executive power should not be concentrated in the prime minister and instead shared among Cabinet ministers, according to a report by the Citizens Initiative for Constitutional ...

Fighting for Recognition: The Role of Women on Sri Lankan Tea Plantations

The Daily Meal - ‎15 hours ago‎
Sri Lanka is facing a turning point in its history after years of conflict. While demilitarization and the release of prisoners across the island continues, one group remains largely absent from the current political agenda: women.
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He came, he saw, he conjured

The Sunday Times Sri Lanka - ‎8 hours ago‎
The whole question was a by-product of so many factors. His statement says, “if Sri Lanka wants to confront its past honestly”….