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Don't need outside lessons on human rights: Rajapaksa

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that he did not want lessons on human rights from outside, days after the UN Human Rights Council adopted a US-sponsored resolution censuring......

Why Krishna's visit to Lanka can't be termed 'successful'

S M Krishna's praise for the Sri Lankan government-appointed Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission will diminish our credibility as an honest broker in the eyes of the Sri Lankan Tamils who......

Sri Lanka tables war commission report in parliament

The Sri Lankan government on Friday presented in its parliament the much awaited report of the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission. Senior minister and leader of the House, Nimal Siripala......

40 years on, lessons from the US defeat in Vietnam

  40 years ago, on April 30, 1975, Saigon fell to the North Vietnamese army, ending the Vietnam War. Military historian Colonel Anil A Athale (retd) debunks myths about the Vietnam War which......

'It's ok lah, Lee Kuan Yew sleeping now!'

'The question now is how long the exercise in perfection he created will last once his influence isn't there any longer. I remember an occasion late at night when our taxi took the wrong exit from......

'The fact that me and Virat act on similar lines really helps'

IMAGE: India's Ravichandran Ashwin (second left) celebrates with his teammates after taking a wicket in the recent series against Sri Lanka. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters Crediting......

I haven't seen Bradman but have watched Sangakkara: Mathews

Kumar Sangakkara. Photograph: Phil Walter/Getty Images In a fitting tribute to Kumar Sangakkara, Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews spoke of Don Bradman and the retiring great in the same......

Sri Lanka overcome Kiwi zeal to enter final

- Scorecard | Live Update Sri Lanka self-tested its fragile middle order ahead of the big match, as they stuttered to a five-wicket win against New Zealand in Colombo on Tuesday. The ask was......

100-day countdown of 2011 World Cup begins

The 100-day countdown of the 2011 World Cup beganin Dubai on Tuesday with the International Cricket Council hoping the mega-event in the sub-continent would be a "special one". The 43-day, 49-match......

It's do or die for India against West Indies

Handed a sound thrashing by Australia in their opening Super Eight match, India will have to quickly sort out their batting woes as they take on the West Indies in a do-or-die contest in theICC......
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UN to Lanka

The UN's human rights body today unanimously recommended a credible probe involving foreign judges and prosecutors into the alleged war crimes in... ...
UNHCR Draft Resolution 2015

HRC 30th Session Draft Resolution Item 2: Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka The Human Rights Council, Pp1... ...
Fanie de Villiers

Fanie de Villiers has said that send-offs are good for the game and he felt sorry for Ishant Sharma as the paceman has been forced to miss a match... ...
I don't think I am talented, everything I've achieved is through hard work, says Rohit Sharma

In a candid interview, swashbuckling batsman Rohit Sharma tells that he got a long rope in Tests purely on the basis of his domestic performance.... ...
Ishant may have overstepped the line, but will learn ...

New Delhi : India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin today said Ishant Sharma might have "overstepped the line" during the third and deciding Test against... ...

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