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    Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka, officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal and to the southeast of the Arabian Sea.

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    Lewis, Hetmyer excluded as West Indies announce squad for ODI series against Sri Lanka
    Cricket

    Lewis, Hetmyer excluded as West Indies announce squad for ODI series against Sri Lanka

    Bastmen Evin Lewis and Shimron Hetmyer failed to find a spot as West Indies on Monday named their 15-member squad for the upcoming ODI series against Sri Lanka.

    SL Prez orders probe into Airbus deal allegations
    International

    SL Prez orders probe into Airbus deal allegations

    Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has ordered a probe into alleged financial irregularities in the transaction between SriLankan Airlines and Airbus following reports that the multinational aircraft manufacturer paid massive bribes to executives of the flag carrier to secure contracts.

    Fancy a tropical treat? Head to Sri Lanka
    National

    Fancy a tropical treat? Head to Sri Lanka

    (life) The island country has put renewed efforts to revive its tourism industry. And why not? After all, the country has the best of both oceans and mountains to offer. From the quaint, charming British-era tea estates in the North to the uber sporty, panoramic beaches down South, Sri Lanka is well worth a visit.

    Asif and Ashraf named in Pak's 16-member squad for B'desh Test
    Cricket

    Asif and Ashraf named in Pak's 16-member squad for B'desh Test

    Pakistan have named a 16-player squad for the first World Test Championship fixture against Bangladesh to be played in Rawalpindi from February 7-11.

    Special flight carrying SL nationals return from Wuhan
    National

    Special flight carrying SL nationals return from Wuhan

    A special SriLankan Airlines flight on Saturday landed Colombo with Sri Lankan students and their family members, who were stranded in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the deadly novel coronavirus outbreak.

    ZIM vs SL 2nd Test: Mendis ton helps SL grind out draw
    Cricket

    ZIM vs SL 2nd Test: Mendis ton helps SL grind out draw

    A century from Kusal Mendis and defiant innings from Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal helped Sri Lanka secure a draw in their second Test against Zimbabwe on Friday. Sri Lanka ended their innings on 204/3 with Mendis unbeaten on 166 off 233 balls in Harare. They have thus won the two-match Test series 1-0.

    WHO declares coronavirus global health emergency (2nd Ld)
    National

    WHO declares coronavirus global health emergency (2nd Ld)

    The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the novel coronavirus outbreak, that has killed 213 people and infected nearly 10,000 others in China alone, as a global health emergency since the virus was spreading globally at an alarming rate.

    ZIM vs SL 2nd Test: Taylor, Williams stretch Zim lead to 354
    Cricket

    ZIM vs SL 2nd Test: Taylor, Williams stretch Zim lead to 354

    Zimbabwe extended their lead over Sri Lanka in the second Test to 354 runs on a rain-hit Day 3 here on Thursday. Brendan Taylor and captain Shawn Williams once again led the efforts with the bat for the hosts, although they never batted together.

    Sri Lanka adopts prevention measures after first coronavirus case
    Health

    Sri Lanka adopts prevention measures after first coronavirus case

    Sri Lanka has reported its first confirmed coronavirus case, a Chinese woman in her 40s.

    Todd Astle retires from Test cricket aims to focus on white-ball cricket
    Cricket

    Todd Astle retires from Test cricket aims to focus on white-ball cricket

    New Zealand leg-spinner Todd Astle has announced his retirement from Test Cricket in order to focus on limited-overs cricket. ...

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