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Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd T20I: Glenn Maxwell spoils Tillakaratne Dilshan`s farewell; fuels Aussies to series triumph

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd T20I: Glenn Maxwell spoils Tillakaratne Dilshan`s farewell; fuels Aussies to series triumph

The 39-year-old Dilshan, who participated in 87 Tests, 330 ODIs and 80 T20s, was given a standing ovation by a raucous home crowd as he ended his 17-year-long glittering career.

LIVE STREAMING: Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd T20I at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

LIVE STREAMING: Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd T20I at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

Watch Sri Lanka-Australia, 2nd T20I match being played at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.​

Sri Lanka vs Australia: 2nd T20I — As it happened...

Sri Lanka vs Australia: 2nd T20I — As it happened...

Watch and follow live score of the second Twenty20 International match of Australia's tour of Sri Lanka, being played at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.

Tillakaratne Dilshan set for final hurrah; plays last match against in-form Australia

Tillakaratne Dilshan set for final hurrah; plays last match against in-form Australia

In August 2016 Dilshan announced decision to retire from both ODI and T20I cricket at the end of the home series against Australia.

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 3 wickets in 1st ODI

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 3 wickets in 1st ODI

Australia, who suffered their first series whitewash against the hosts in the three Tests, chased down 228 in 46.5 overs.

Sri Lanka reworks land deal with China following India's objections

Sri Lanka Friday signed a new deal to replace a controversial agreement with a Chinese company building a new city within Colombo to remove its freehold rights over reclaimed land after India voiced concerns over the agreement.

3rd Test, Preview: Struggling Aussies desperate to retain crown against Sri Lanka

3rd Test, Preview: Struggling Aussies desperate to retain crown against Sri Lanka

Struggling Australia face losing their crown as the world`s number one team unless they can prevent a rampant Sri Lanka from completing a series whitewash in the final Test beginning this weekend.

Lankan police arrests former president Rajapaksa's eldest son

Lankan police arrests former president Rajapaksa's eldest son

Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa's eldest son was arrested on Monday over alleged financial irregularities in connection with a USD 650 million real-estate project in Colombo involving an Indian firm.

Sri Lanka aims to demilitarise island by 2018

Sri Lanka intends to become completely demilitarised by 2018, the government said Wednesday, a significant announcement that will end the army`s involvement in civilian life after decades of ethnic war.

Toll from Sri Lanka floods, landslides rises to 92

Colombo: Rescue troops on Monday recovered at least seven more bodies from a landslide site in Sri Lanka`s central Kegalle district, bringing the deaths from flash floods and landslides to 92, the Disaster Management Centre here said.

Foreign aid reaches flooded Sri Lankan capital, 71 dead

The district of Kegalle, about 100 kilometres (60 miles) northeast of Colombo, has been the worst hit.

96 Indian fishermen released by Sri Lanka

 Sri Lanka on Saturday handed over to India 96 Indian fishermen who were arrested for allegedly poaching into the country's territorial waters, the military said.

Govt looking to devolve power in new Constitution: Lanka PM Ranil Wickremsinghe

Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremsinghe on Tuesday said the government will look to devolve power without damaging the united nature of the country in the new Constitution to be formulated by next year.

Six killed in Sri Lanka gang violence, claims police

Six people were killed in two incidents of apparently gang-related violence in Sri Lanka on Friday, police said, despite a tough crackdown ordered last week.

Sri Lanka fires security boss for harassing lovers

The move came after a couple posted video of the guards on social media and is a marked change from the former government.

Ex-strongman Rajapaksa's son bail plea rejected in Lanka

Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa's 27-year-old son, who is facing money laundering charges, was further remanded in custody for two weeks after his bail plea was rejected by a court on Thursday.

Sushma Swaraj calls on Sri Lankan President

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday called on Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and discussed a host of regional and international issues.

Whiskey bottles, milk cartons, cashew nuts & more: Air India crew member caught stealing 'sarkari maal'

Whiskey bottles, milk cartons, cashew nuts & more: Air India crew member caught stealing 'sarkari maal'

Air India's new chairman and managing director Ashwani Lohani had recently warned of strict action against those caught pilfering.

Sri Lankan President Sirisena gets on board India's largest aircraft carrier

INS Vikramaditya is the largest and newest of the two aircraft carriers operated by the Indian Navy.

Sri Lankan President gets on board India's biggest warship INS Vikramaditya

Sri Lankan President gets on board India's biggest warship INS Vikramaditya

The President walked around the ship and was shown various aviation facilities on board the state-of-art ship.