Sri Lanka
Opinion  /  Published 15.06.19

Terrorism not prerogative of one race or religion

A veteran South Asian diplomat claimed after Pakistan’s 1998 nuclear explosions that a sense of relief had swept through the region. It wasn’t that these countries were anti-Indian, he hastened to...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray

India  /  Published 09.06.19

PM Modi arrives in Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Sri Lanka Sunday on the second leg of his first foreign visit after re-election last month to strengthen the bilateral ties with the island nation, reflecting t...
By PTI in Colombo

India  /  Published 04.01.19

Tightrope walk on Lankan’s Sabari entry

A Sri Lankan woman’s arrival at Sabarimala on Thursday night was followed by a flip-flop from the Kerala government on whether she had entered the temple, before chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan ende...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

World  /  Published 23.11.19

UK university returns skulls

Nine skulls held for over a century in Edinburgh University’s Anatomical Museum have been returned to the ancient Vedda tribe in Sri Lanka in a high-profile act of colonial restitution.The ceremony ...
By Amit Roy in London

World  /  Published 16.12.18

Ranil returns as Lanka Prime Minister

Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in as Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister on Sunday, making a remarkable comeback weeks after being ousted by President Maithripala Sirisena under controversial circumstances.W...
By Reuters in Colombo


Food  /  Published 19.11.19

Recipe: Sri Lankan prawn curry

Sri Lankan prawn curryIngredientsPrawn -- 400 gm (around 30-40 pieces)Onion -- 1Garlic -- 5 gmCurry leaves -- 5 gmLime juice -- 5 mlCoconut milk powder -- 10 gm (add hot water to make coconut milk)Gre...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 17.11.19

Sri Lanka: Rajapaksa wins presidential polls

Sri Lanka’s ruling party presidential candidate conceded defeat on Sunday to Gotabaya Rajapaksa, marking the return of a family revered by the Sinhalese Buddhist majority for the victory over the Ta...
By AP in Colombo

Sports  /  Published 07.01.20

KL Rahul does the star turn

KL Rahul maintained his upper hand over Shikhar Dhawan in the race for the opener’s slot with a classy knock as India outplayed Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the second T20I here on Tuesday.The conv...
By The Telegraph in Indore

Sports  /  Published 04.01.20

Virat Kohli steers clear of ‘comment’

Virat Kohli on Saturday said the law and order situation in Guwahati — due to the ongoing protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act — was “absolutely safe” for international cricket but...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Sports  /  Published 29.02.20

All-win record for women

Left-arm spinner Radha Yadav strangled Sri Lanka’s batting line-up with a career-best four for 23 before Shafali Verma’s blistering 47 off 34 balls powered India to a seven-wicket win in the ICC W...
By Agencies in Melbourne


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