ENGW Vs AUSW | One-off Test Jul 18, 2019
ENGW 111/3 (37.4)
SMP Vs JTP | Match 3 Jul 20, 2019
JTP 71/1 (8.2)
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Jun 03, 2019
Nine Sri Lankan ministers, two governors from Muslim community resign over allegations of links with group behind Easter bombingsTwo Muslim governors in Sri Lanka resigned Monday after thousands of people, including majority Buddhist community monks, launched a protest in the pilgrim city of Kandy, demanding their sacking
Jun 07, 2018
After inflammatory social media posts fuelled March riots in Sri Lanka, Facebook set to train staff in local languagesThree months after Sri Lanka was rocked by deadly anti-Muslim riots fuelled by online vitriol, Facebook is training its staff to identify inflammatory content in the country's local languages.
Mar 07, 2018
Emergency in Sri Lanka enters Day 2: Opposition slams govt for inaction; police and armed forces given more powersThe State of Emergency in Sri Lanka entered the second day on Wednesday, with the Opposition slamming President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickeremesinghe for alleged inaction in the Buddhist-Muslim communal clashes in Kandy district.
May 04, 2016
Sri Lanka's Western Province opposes federalism for Tamil north citing constitutional issuesSri Lanka's Sinhala-majority Western Province has opposed a recent resolution by Tamil-dominated northern provincial council on a federal solution to grant political autonomy to Tamils.
Jan 11, 2015
Don't rule out Rajapaksa: 8 takeaways from Sri Lanka Presidential electionsThe elections revealed the extent to which Lanka’s ethnic and religious cleavages dictate electoral outcomes. Sirisena won a majority in virtually every polling district with a large minority presence, either Tamil, Muslim, or Catholics.
Jun 18, 2014
SL communal riots: Alarmed EU calls on govt to uphold rule of law"Incitement of communal violence and hatred can only be counterproductive to Sri Lanka's stability," the EU delegation in Colombo said in a statement.
Mar 25, 2014
Latest UNHCR draft resolution calls for probe into SL violationsThe third draft calls for a comprehensive independent investigation into alleged serious violations and abuses of human rights and related crimes by both parties in Sri Lanka
Mar 23, 2014
Being punished for ending terrorism: Rajapaksa on UN resolution"We are being punished for ending terrorism. We did not fight Tamils, we only fought terrorism," Rajapaksa stressed.
Mar 20, 2014
UN resolution: Pro SL govt protestors shut down Trincomalee cityShops, banks and government offices were closed and public transportation was halted in the city of about 100,000 people.
Mar 16, 2014
New resolution against SL to contain 'stronger' languageArray