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Friday, June 05, 2020



Forty Years Ago, August 29, 1977: Sri Lanka Riots

August 29, 2017 12:15 am

Tamil members of Parliament have complained of harassment and looting by police personnel in Jaffna even during curfew hours and asked that army units replace the police. On Friday, about 30 shops were set on fire in Jaffna.

UN rights chief alarmed at communal violence in Sri Lanka

June 17, 2014 2:09 pm

Communal violence has killed several people and injured many in South west Sri Lanka.

Not about a match-up

February 28, 2014 9:56 am

Kohli vs Malinga will only be one of many contests as India face Sri Lanka.

Lanka register biggest Test win over Pak

January 13, 2014 3:17 am

Kumar Sangakkara (9) pulled Saeed Ajmal to midwicket boundary and then ran the winning run to finish the match at tea on the last day.

Lankan editor,family flee after threats,attack

September 19, 2013 1:04 am

Mandana Ismail Abeywickrema,headed “to a North American country”,joining 80 journalists who have sought refuge abroad.

India retain top spot in rankings

July 13, 2013 12:54 am

India are atop the table with 122 rating points,Ahead of Australia (114) and third-placed England (112).

In a game like this,you have to play boring cricket,says Dhoni

July 13, 2013 12:52 am

Despite being handicapped by his strained hamstring,skipper MS Dhoni bailed India out of a tricky chase yet again

Serial winners

July 13, 2013 12:49 am

Second trophy in three weeks adds to India’s aura as they overcome batting collapse to beat SL in tri-series final

Rohit starts,India stutter

July 01, 2013 1:19 am

Opener top-scores with 60 in team’s 229 for seven against West Indies

Sri Lanka Cricket censures Malinga

March 09, 2013 5:03 pm

Lasith Malinga warned by Sri Lanka Cricket to maintain better relations with the media.