Raza, Chatara star as Zimbabwe stun Sri Lanka

Zimbabwe bounced back from their defeat to Bangladesh with a thrilling 12-run victory over Sri Lanka in the second game in Dhaka. The win has also extended Zimbabwe’s dominance over Sri Lanka after they went on to beat them at their own backyard in an ODI series last year. Chasing the total of 291, Sri Lanka started well when Kusal Perera (80) and More...

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Pakistan rest Azhar Ali for Sri Lanka one-day series

Pakistan rested Azhar Ali for the five-match one-day series against Sri Lanka starting in Dubai next week to give the opener time to recover from a knee problem, selectors said Friday. The 32-year-old is featuring More...

Bangladesh landslides kill at least 42 after heavy downpour

At least 42 people were killed in landslides triggered by rains in Bangladesh, news agency PTI, quoting authorities, reported on Tuesday. A depression in the Bay of Bengal saw rains batter the hilly parts in the More...

London Bridge attack – cops shoot three terrorists, no Lankans affected

No reports of any Sri Lankans being affected in London attack, so far, the Foreign Ministry confirmed a short while ago. Three terrorists wearing stab-proof vests drove a van into pedestrians at 50mph on London More...

Govt. in illegal deal with China – Dinesh

Joint Opposition (JO) Parliamentary Group Leader MP Dinesh Gunawardana alleged in Parliament yesterday that the government was attempting to hand over the Hambantota Harbour to the Chinese in an illegal manner. The More...

Suicide truck bomb kills about 100 in Iraq

A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi’ite pilgrims, at a petrol station in the city of Hilla 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad on Thursday, police and medical sources said. Islamic More...

38 members of Ava Group arrested so far – Sagala

Minister of Law and Order and Southern Development Sagala Ratnayake says that 62 suspected members of the criminal gang ‘Ava Group’ have been identified and that 38 of them have been arrested so far. Responding More...

Lathief appointed STF commander

Senior DIG M.R. Lathief has been appointed as the Commander of Police Special Task Force (STF). The appointment has been ratified by IGP Pujith Jayasundara. Latheef who joined the Police force in 1979 was a member More...

Self Learning Robot

Stanford University is developing a robot that can learn how to be socially aware and move through pedestrian environments by observing behaviours. Speaking to media, Stanford University’s Alexandre Alahi More...

Next time we will come to take everything away – Mahinda

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the next time they arrive in a protest march with the masses, it will be to “take everything away” and that today was just a “rehearsal” for that. He was addressing More...