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Three Sri Lankan ports that India could develop: Arjuna Ranatunga

China is firmly entrenched in Sri Lanka's Hambantota port.

LTTE suspect sentenced to 20-years imprisonment in Sri Lanka

A LTTE suspect was today sentenced to 20-year-rigorous imprisonment by a Sri Lankan court.

War crime probes will hinder Sri Lanka's reconciliation: Ex-defence secretary

War crime investigations backed by some Western countries and the United Nations will exacerbate the differences between Sri Lanka's two main ethnic groups instead of uniting them, former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said on Monday. 

Top al-Qaeda leader killed in US drone strike in Afghanistan

A top al-Qaeda commander linked to the bombing of a luxury hotel and attack on Sri Lankan cricket team in Pakistan has been killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan, the Pentagon has said.

Al Qaeda deputy leader bu al-Khayr al-Masri killed in strike in Afghanistan: Pentagon

Al Qaeda deputy leader bu al-Khayr al-Masri killed in strike in Afghanistan: Pentagon

Al Qaeda militant, who was responsible for the death of two American service members, reportedly got killed in US strike in Afghanistan. 

Ram Setu was built naturally or was man-made - ICHR's  pilot project to 'ascertain'

Ram Setu was built naturally or was man-made - ICHR's pilot project to 'ascertain'

Ram Setu is a continuous stretch of limestone shoals that runs from Pamban Island near Rameshwaram in South India to Mannar Island off the northern coast of Sri Lanka. 

16 Indian fishermen arrested by Lankan navy

Sixteen Indian fishermen have been arrested separately by Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly poaching in the country's territorial waters.

Bangladesh add Mehedi Hasan for upcoming ODI series against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh add Mehedi Hasan for upcoming ODI series against Sri Lanka

Chief selector Minhajul Abedin said team management felt an off-spinner would work against Sri Lanka`s left-handed batsmen in the ODI series opener in Dambula on Saturday.

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends 10 Indian fishermen

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends 10 Indian fishermen

The Sri Lankan Navy has apprehended 10 Indian fishermen and one boat from Ramanathapuram.

Sri Lanka, China discuss ways to step up military cooperation

President Maithripala Sirisena today thanked China for its support for Sri Lanka's independence and national security in a meeting with Chinese Defence Minister as they discussed ways to bolster bilateral defence ties.

Hundredth Test: Bangladesh complete century in format with 4-wicket win over Sri Lanka

Hundredth Test: Bangladesh complete century in format with 4-wicket win over Sri Lanka

Tamim was declared the Man of the Match while Shakib was adjudged the Man of the Series.

India to tour Sri Lanka for T20 tri-series; Bangladesh 3rd team

India to tour Sri Lanka for T20 tri-series; Bangladesh 3rd team

Sri Lanka are scheduled to play 3 Tests, 5 ODIs and a 2 T20 Internationals in India next year but probably some of the ODI matches will be transformed into T20 fixtures.

53 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan jail

53 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan jail

"53 fishermen have been released from Jaffna jail while 32 others are still in custody in Vuvuniya jail," Sri Lankan Fishery Ministry officials said.

Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene shuts up a Twitter troll

Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene shuts up a Twitter troll

Even after retiring, the former captain has a lot of respect in the hearts of his fans and many Indians defended him.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st Test day 3 report: Spinners put hosts in command on rain-hit day

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st Test day 3 report: Spinners put hosts in command on rain-hit day

The visitors, replying to Sri Lanka's first innings total of 494, were all out for 312 on the third day, trailing the hosts by a massive 182 runs.

Rameswaram fishermen's protest enters third day

Scores of fishermen continued their protest for the third day here today against the killing of one of their colleagues allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy and demanded that a representative of the Centre visit them.

Sri Lanka, India to release fishermen to defuse tensions

Sri Lanka and India today agreed to release the fishermen held in each other's custody after a high-level discussion between the two sides here following the killing of an Indian fisherman, a top government source said.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st Test Day 2: Visitors start strong with 118 runs opening partnership

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st Test Day 2: Visitors start strong with 118 runs opening partnership

Earlier in the day Sri Lanka put up a massive 494 in their first innings

10 Lankan fishermen held for fishing in Indian waters

Ten Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested by the Indian Coast Guard for allegedly fishing in Indian territorial waters, a fisheries official said today.

VP Hamid Ansari takes up fisherman killing issue with Lankan President Sirisena

The issue of killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy was taken up by Vice President Hamid Ansari with its President Maithripala Sirisena who told him that he has ordered a thorough probe into the incident.