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With Modi in Colombo, Lanka rejects China's request for submarine docking

Sri Lanka has rejected China’s request for its submarine to dock at Colombo next week after a similar visit in 2014 triggered strong protest from India, a senior defence official said, as......

PHOTOS: PM in Sri Lanka, prays at old Buddhist temple

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Colombo on Thursday on a two-day visit which is mainly aimed at reinforcing the traditional connect between India and Sri Lanka at a time when China is......

Why Washington is moving close to Colombo

'What we have heard from the Sri Lankans is their desire to have a foreign policy that allows Sri Lanka to best advance its own interests rather than a foreign policy that relied solely on one......

India, Lanka to find 'innovative' solution to fishermen issue

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo on Friday. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/ Reuters India and Sri Lanka on Friday......

Swaraj leaves for two-day visit to Lanka

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday left for Colombo on a two-day visit during which she is expected to discuss the fishermen's issue and rights of minority Tamils with the top Sri......

Modi brings Colombo closer to Varanasi, announces direct flights

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that India's flag carrier Air India would begin direct flights between Colombo and the holy city of Varanasi from August. Modi, who is on a two-day......

Do we really need a port at Colachel?

India’s strategy to beat Colombo port is flawed as there are likely to be too many domestic ports competing among themselves instead of targeting the competition, says Michael Pinto. The......

Why India has failed miserably in maritime trade

Colombo can handle more container traffic than all of India’s ports put together. For a country with a long maritime tradition, this is a pathetic state of affairs, saya T N Ninan. Narendra......

Passengers need not declare customs baggage on domestic leg

The order essentially means that a passenger who boards a Delhi-Chennai-Colombo flight from Delhi going to Chennai would not be required to file baggage declaration form. Indian passengers boarding......

Ashwin on his favourite Test wickets

"Getting Kumar Sangakkara here in Sri Lanka especially in the second Test at the P Sara Oval (Colombo in 2015)" He also termed Sri Lanka's tour of 2015 as a landmark for Indian team for their......

Colombo Test: Captain Cremer helps Zimbabwe restrict Sri Lanka

Captain Graeme Cremer picked up three wickets with his leg spin to help Zimbabwe reduce hosts Sri Lanka to 293 for seven at the end of the second day in their one-off Test at the R Premadasa......

AFC Cup: Norde stars as Bagan advance to play-offs

Riding on Haitian Sony Norde's superb display, Mohun Bagan beat Colombo Football Club 2-1 in the return leg fixture to storm into the play-off stage of the AFC Cup South Asia Zone on 4-2 aggregate......

Dravid lauds Vijay's 'superb' technique

IMAGE: Murali Vijay hits a boundary in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters Former India captain Rahul Dravid lavished praise on Murali Vijay for......

Colombo ODI: Sri Lanka thwart Narine to beat West Indies in opener

IMAGE: Sri Lanka's Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates his half century during the first One Day International against West Indies in Colombo. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters Sri Lanka......
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How County cricket helped Pujara

'Playing County cricket is always challenging. So you never get easy runs. Most of the times, you are playing on challenging wickets. So as a... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/how-county-cricket-helped-pujara-india-tour-sri-lanka/20170727.htm
TN CM requests PM Modi to seek immediate release of detained Indian fishermen, boats

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E. Palaniswami on Thursday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take immediate action for the release of 75 Indian... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/tn-cm-requests-pm-modi-to-seek-immediate-release-of-detained-indian-fishermen-boats-117072700631_1.html
Gunaratne breaks left thumb

Nothing has gone right for Sri Lanka on the opening day of the first Test here against India. They lost toss, saw India pile on 399/3 but what was... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/624903/gunaratne-breaks-left-thumb.html
Stats highlights from Day 1 of Galle test

# India managed 399/3 - the most by them on the first day of an away Test match, surpassing the 375 for 9 vs New Zealand at Wellington in 2008-09.... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/cricket/report-dhawan-pujara-break-sehwag-dravid-s-record-and-more-stats-highlights-from-day-1-of-galle-test-2514942
Sri Lanka's Asela Gunaratne out of test series with fractured thumb

The all-rounder was rushed from Galle to Colombo to see a specialist after suffering the injury playing at second slip, attempting to catch out... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/cricket/sri-lankas-asela-gunaratne-out-of-test-series-with-fractured-thumb-2027369.html

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