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Cricket: Ranatunga seeks probe into 2011 World Cup defeat

Former Sri Lanka skipper Arjuna Ranatunga on Friday demanded an investigation into the country’s 2011 World Cup final defeat by India

Sri Lanka opens landmark inquiry into 2012 jail massacre


Sri Lanka announced Thursday a long-awaited investigation into the massacre of 27 prisoners that became a symbol of

Sri Lanka romp to Zimbabwe ODI win


Openers Niroshan Dickwella and Danushka Gunathilaka hit sublime centuries to help Sri Lanka humble Zimbabwe by eight wickets

US embassy warns women against using tuk-tuks in Sri Lanka


The US embassy in Colombo warned Thursday its citizens visiting Sri Lanka to avoid travelling alone in tuk-tuks

Sri Lanka hails record military deployment as toll hits 213

Sri Lanka’s military recorded its biggest peacetime deployment for search and rescue operations after monsoon rains triggered landslides and floods that

Sri Lanka pressed over anti-Muslim hate crimes

Sri Lanka-based Western diplomats Thursday urged Colombo to investigate a wave of anti-Muslim violence in the Buddhist-majority island following repeated arson

Sri Lanka tightens building laws as monsoon rain toll tops 200

Colombo (AFP) – Sri Lanka pledged Wednesday to tighten construction laws as the toll from heavy rains rose to

Floods, landslides kill at least 91 in Sri Lanka

Flooding and landslides killed at least 91 people and left another 110 missing in Sri Lanka as the monsoon set in

Sri Lanka hunts Buddhist monk over anti-Muslim hate crimes


Sri Lanka’s police launched a major manhunt Thursday for a controversial Buddhist monk wanted in connection with a

Sri Lanka switches foreign, finance ministers in shake up

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena announced his first cabinet reshuffle Monday, switching his finance and foreign ministers as he resists