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Kane Williamson ton, Luke Ronchi fireworks give New Zealand four-wicket win

Williamson scored 103 on his NZ return before Ronchi took them home vs SL; NZ lead 7-match series 2-1.


Rear view: Lost in Lanka

Rajiv Gandhi’s Colombo policy was flawed. It turned both Tamils and Sinhalese against New Delhi and dented the image of the Indian army.


India dismisses reports of expulsion of RAW official in Sri Lanka

India dismissed reports that the Colombo station chief of RAW had been expelled in the run up to Presidential polls.


Indian spy’s role alleged in former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s election defeat: Reports

An Indian foreign ministry spokesman denied any expulsion and said that transfers were routine decisions.


US lauds steps taken by new Lankan government

Sri Lankan voters ousted two-time president Mahinda Rajapaksa on January 8 from power.


Chinese Takeaway: Regime Change

The exit of Rajapaksa is a diplomatic problem in the near term for Beijing.


Lanka to prosecute LTTE leader wanted for Rajiv Gandhi killing

Kumaran Pathmanathan was “arrested” In August 2009 and welcomed in Lanka as a VVIP.


Union Minister Venkiah Naidu asks new Lankan govt to ‘implement 13th amendment’

In the Sri Lanka polls, Mahinda Rajapaksa concedes defeat to opposition candidate Sirisena.


Sri Lanka Election Result: President-elect Maithripala Sirisena – a low-profile leader turn giant killer

In the run up to the election, he pledged to abolish the executive presidency within 100 days of being elected.


Sri Lanka Election Result: PM Narendra Modi congratulates Maithripala Sirisena on poll win

“I congratulate the people of Sri Lanka on the peaceful and democratic poll process,” Modi said.


Why he wants Rajapaksa out: CM says no power, my phones tapped

Along with many other TNA leaders, Wigneswaran hopes that the system will change if Sirisena comes to power.


Sri Lanka pick Lasith Malinga for World Cup 2015

Lasith Malinga picked up an ankle surgery in September and missed the team’s ODI series against India and England.


New Zealand complete remarkable turnaround to win series 2-0 against Sri Lanka

New Zealand bowl out Sri Lanka, chasing 390 for win, for 196 to win 2nd Test by 193 runs; claim series 2-0.


Kumar Sangakkara reconsidering retirement after 11th Test double

Sanga had indicated the 2nd Test could be his last with intention of retiring after WC which starts Feb 15.


Kumar Sangakkara holds onto one end as 15 wickets fall on Day 1

Sri Lanka reach 78/5 at stumps on Day 1 after dismissing New Zealand for 221 in first innings in 2nd Test.