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Source: CricInfo

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-04-20 04:23:32 -0700 | sports-news

For almost 18 years, there was hardly a better time to be a Sri Lanka cricket fan than the past two weeks. The WT20 party hurtled seamlessly into the Sinhala and Tamil New Year in one uninterrupted sequence of exploding...
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Source: Tamil Net

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2010-11-20 07:40:10 -0800 | political-news

Rajapaksa leaves for US via London [TamilNet, Wednesday, 15 September 2010, 13:35 GMT] Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Wednesday left via London to United States of America (USA). Mr. Rajapaksa left few days in advance for personal reasons, informed sources...
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Source: Daily News & Analysis

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2010-09-09 17:11:01 -0700 | allnews

Where we lack is in marketing that fact, he said, speaking at a felicitation ceremony, to mark the 50th year of the formation of the state. Chavan's words set the tone for the spectacular event, peppered with a laser show...
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Source: UAE News

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2012-11-02 08:49:28 -0700 | allnews

A Sri Lankan man bit off part of his flatmates ear after he refused to turn off the television, a court has been told. The 28-year-old man, identified as SW, pleaded guilty yesterday to an assault charge at the Dubai...
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Source: Open Democracy

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2010-08-17 09:40:35 -0700 | allnews

India's exaltation of progress has led it to disregard violence perpetrated against its own people, argues Gautam Das A few weeks back, the home ministry of the government of India issued a press release that threatened individuals and groups who...
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Source: The Independent

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-04-19 16:10:56 -0700 | sports-news

Jon Snow has been deposited on a slightly tatty sofa to talk about media in the developing world. The relentlessly charming journalist, whose bright pink socks show a smudge of bicycle chain oil, is less inclined to be reflective, however...
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Source: Los Angeles Times

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-04-19 06:17:08 -0700 | green-news

In 2007, SeaWeb, an ocean conservation nonprofit based in Maryland, teamed up with the Tiffany & Co. Foundation for Too Precious to Wear, a campaign that advocates against using coral in jewelry, fashion and home decor. (Tiffany stopped selling coral...
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Breaking News: SLC surprised by Farbrace's likely move
   
Source: CricInfo

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-04-19 04:22:37 -0700 | sports-news

SLC has expressed surprise and disappointment "in no uncertain terms" at the news that Sri Lanka head coach Paul Farbrace may be recruited as England's new assistant coach, after the ECB confirmed their interest in Farbrace to SLC. Farbrace is...
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Breaking News: UN considers probe into Sri Lanka atrocities
   
Source: Al Jazeera English

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-03-26 15:12:34 -0700 | travel-news

29 Sri Lanka faces renewed condemnation at the United Nations' top human rights body, as a resolution for an international criminal investigation into war crimes allegedly committed by government soldiers is being debated in Geneva.
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Source: Arab News

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-04-01 01:01:51 -0700 | travel-news

The Sri Lankan government is showing grave concern about the large number of housemaid deaths in the Gulf countries where they come to work as domestic helps in households. Parliament which revealed that a large number of dead bodies and...
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Source: The Boston Globe

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-04-17 01:37:25 -0700 | travel-news

Sri Lanka (AP) Supporters of Sri Lanka's government have brought a city in the country's former civil war zone to a standstill to protest a U.S.-sponsored resolution at the U.N...Shops, banks and government offices were closed Thursday in the eastern...
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Source: BBC

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-02-25 21:37:28 -0800 | travel-news

UK citizen Visvalingam Gobithas dies in Sri Lanka jail The war against the Tamil Tigers cost thousands of lives in Sri Lanka A British citizen has died in prison in Sri Lanka seven years after being detained while visiting the...
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Breaking News: Sri Lanka rejects call for war crimes probe
   
Source: Al Jazeera English

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-02-25 07:16:58 -0800 | travel-news

13 Rajapaksa hit back at critics, saying he had appointed a Lessons Learned and Reconciliation Commission [EPA] Sri Lanka has rejected a United Nations call for an international investigation into alleged war crimes committed by both sides during Sri Lanka's...
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Source: Washington Post

Colombo :: Sri Lanka | updated 2014-03-20 15:06:15 -0700 | technology-news

When the National Zoo's female sloth bear, Khali, delivered three cubs last December, she consumed one of them right after it was born. Carnivores do this in the wild when there is a sick offspring...Gallery Gallery But a week later,...
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