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Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan prime minister

Ranil Wickremesinghe was on Friday sworn in as Sri Lanka's prime minister for the fourth time following his party's victory in the parliamentary polls, as the country's two major political parties......

Ranil Wickremesinghe to return as Sri Lankan PM

Incumbent Ranil Wickremesinghe is set to take oath as Sri Lanka's new prime minister of a unity government on Tuesday after his United National Party appeared close to a simple majority, with rival......

Mahinda Rajapaksa concedes Lanka election defeat

Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa on Tuesday accepted defeat in the parliamentary elections even before the announcement of the final results. Rajapaksa, 69, said his United People's......

Sri Lanka heads to polls, Rajapaksa eyes comeback as PM

Over 15 million voters are eligible to vote in the election being held under electoral districts-based proportional representation system. Sri Lankans began voting on Monday in parliamentary polls......

He spent 4 days in a Sri Lankan jail

In our Special Independence Day series, Rediff.com looks at India through the lives of her people. Today: Muthayya Fernandes, a fisherman from Rameswaram, who was imprisoned in Sri Lanka for......

Atapattu quits as Sri Lanka coach after India defeat

Former Sri Lanka captain Marvan Atapattu resigned as chief coach of the national cricket team following the 1-2 Test series defeat to India. His resignation comes after the island nation's......

Saha 'happy to have played little part' in Sri Lanka series win

'I feel a bit of satisfaction that I could deliver what Virat wanted from me' 'It was fun keeping in Sri Lanka. I didn't believe when I watched the kind of bounce generated on fourth and fifth day......

'Ishant's behaviour in Sri Lanka is pathetic display of aggression'

'Be aggressive with your bat, ball and fielding; not with your mouth!' IMAGE: India pacer Ishant Sharma during a nets session. Photograph: Getty Images Terming Ishant Sharma's verbal duels......

Sri Lanka spinner Kaushal reported for illegal action during 3rd India Test

Sri Lanka off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal has been reported for a suspect bowling action during the third Test against India, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Wednesday.The 22-year-old,......

'Prasad incident made angry Ishant bowled brilliantly'

India's Ishant Sharma (left) argues with Sri Lanka's Dhammika Prasad. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters India captain Virat Kohli does not mind if anger or aggression is channelised in the......
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Sri Lanka consensus Cabinet sworn in

Legislator Arjuna Ranatunga receives the portfolio of ports and shipping from President Maithripala Sirisena at the President's office in Colombo... ...

http://www.asianage.com/international/sri-lanka-consensus-cabinet-sworn-572
Sri Lanka's rival party members part of new consensus Cabinet

Sri Lanka's first ever national unity government's Cabinet led by Premier Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in on Friday with the induction... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/south-asia/sri-lankas-rival-party-members-part-of-new-consensus-cabinet_1667394.html
Dravid joins No 3 debate, says Rahane should bat at 5!

‘The success he had at No. 5, his ability to bat with the tail and the range of shots he has, makes him a very good No. 5’   IMAGE:... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/sri-lanka-dravid-joins-no-3-debate-says-rahane-should-bat-at-5-pujara/20150904.htm
First Tamil in 32 years to lead opposition in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO: A Tamil lawmaker became leader of the opposition in Sri Lanka's parliament for the first time in 32 years on Thursday, in the latest sign... ...

http://www.indiavision.com/international/first-tamil-in-32-years-to-lead-opposition-in-sri-lanka/492336/
Hyderabad hand in Indian high against Sri Lanka

Hyderabad : Virat Kohli and his boys have earned plenty of plaudits for their stupendous show in Sri Lanka but not many would know of the pundits... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150904/sports-cricket/article/hyderabad-hand-indian-high

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