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No room for another ethnic war: Lanka president tells UNGA

No room for another ethnic war: Lanka president tells UNGA

Addressing the 71st UN General Assembly session, Sirisena appealed to the global community for support to make Sri Lanka a modern nation devoid of differences.

Sri Lankan President calls Modi, condemns Uri attack

Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday called up Prime Minister Narendra Modi and condemned the "cross-border terrorist attack" in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir.

Ban Ki-moon makes no reference to Kashmir in final UNGA address

Ban touched upon a plethora of global issues including the crisis in Syria, the Palestinian issue, the situation in Myanmar and Sri Lanka, the refugee and migrant movements.

SHOCKING! Sri Lanka's Nuwan Kulasekara arrested, released on bail - Here's why

SHOCKING! Sri Lanka's Nuwan Kulasekara arrested, released on bail - Here's why

Earlier in the year, the 34-year-old retired from Test cricket in order to prolong his limited-overs career.

Sri Lanka condemns terror attack in Kashmir's Uri

Sri Lanka on Monday condemned the terror attack on an Indian military base in Kashmir and reaffirmed the "urgent need for sustained" regional and global cooperation to eliminate terrorism.

DNA: Analyzing how Sri Lanka managed to control malaria

Analyzing how Sri Lanka managed to control Malaria. To know more watch the full news story of DNA.

ICC to present ICC Test Championship mace to Pakistan on September 21

ICC to present ICC Test Championship mace to Pakistan on September 21

Pakistan achieved the No.1 Test ranking for the first time since the current rankings system was introduced in 2003 after it played a two-all draw against England.

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.

DNA: Sri Lanka becomes world's first malaria-free country

Analyzing Sri Lanka's effort towards becoming World's first Malaria free country. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

SL vs AUS 1st T20I: Glenn Maxwell the hero as Australia claim an 85-run win over Sri Lanka

SL vs AUS 1st T20I: Glenn Maxwell the hero as Australia claim an 85-run win over Sri Lanka

Starc and Boland claimed three wickets each as James Faulkner, Moises Henriques and Adam Zampa took one each.

WHO certifies Sri Lanka as Malaria-free

According to WHO, after Malaria cases soared in the 1970s and 80s, the country's anti-Malaria campaign in the 1990s adjusted its strategy to intensively target the parasite in addition to targeting the mosquitoes.
 

Dinesh Chandimal to lead Sri Lanka in two-match T20 series against Australia

Dinesh Chandimal to lead Sri Lanka in two-match T20 series against Australia

The series will also mark Tillakaratne Dilshan`s final outing in international cricket.

David Warner heaves sigh of relief after scoring ton against Sri Lanka

David Warner heaves sigh of relief after scoring ton against Sri Lanka

The two sides will now play the two-match T20 series, starting from Tuesday at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.

Calf injury forces skipper Angelo Mathews out for rest of Australia series

Calf injury forces skipper Angelo Mathews out for rest of Australia series

Lanka have already lost the ODI series 3-1 against Australia following their six-wicket defeat in the fourth match at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium on Wednesday.

Ex-LTTE man detained in Pune for travelling with fake passport

Suthan Suppiah (37) was detained when he was about to board Lufthansa flight early on Thursday morning, said a police officer.

Ban Ki-moon holds talks with Sri Lankan PM

Ban Ki-moon will depart Sri Lanka after three days on September 2 to attend the upcoming G20 Summit in China's city of Hangzhou. 

Maldives issues arrest warrant for ex-president Nasheed

The Maldives government said on Wednesday it was seeking the arrest of former president Mohamed Nasheed for failing to return to the archipelago to complete a prison sentence after receiving medical treatment in Britain.

I still have more to achieve: Jacqueline Fernandez

I still have more to achieve: Jacqueline Fernandez

 Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez doesn't agree she has "arrived" in Bollywood. She says there is still long way to go for her to achieve something substantial in the Hindi film industry.

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Thisara Perera penalised, Mitchell Starc reprimanded for ICC code of conduct breaches

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Thisara Perera penalised, Mitchell Starc reprimanded for ICC code of conduct breaches

After the conclusion of the match, which Sri Lanka won by 82 runs to level the five-match series.

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Struggling Aussies look for ODI redemption

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Struggling Aussies look for ODI redemption

Australia will look to restore some battered pride when they begin their one-day series against Sri Lanka tomorrow, hoping that some fresh blood can help reverse a string of defeats on a miserable tour.