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Flexible Labor Laws, Innovations Can Help India Regain Lost Position on Global Textile, Clothing Market
As per Comtrade statistics, till 2017 India was first the world’s second largest exporter of...

25 February, 2021

Sri Lankan bishops desire govt to release inquiry on 2019 Easter blasts
Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic bishops said on Monday (Feb 22) they are suspicious of the...

23 February, 2021

Sri Lanka revives interface handle India, Japan
Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Wednesday announced the revival of an Indian and Japanese...

14 January, 2021

SriLankan Airlines sees travel demand recovering on 2021, chairman says
National carrier SriLankan Airlines sees a recovery to pre-pandemic income levels by the end of...

12 December, 2020

6 killed, dozens wounded found in Sri Lanka prison riot
Guards opened fire on Sunday (Nov 29) to include a prison riot close to Sri...

30 November, 2020

Sri Lanka closes key state offices as COVID-19 outbreak surges
Authorities in Sri Lanka closed key government offices and additional expanded a curfew Thursday (Oct...

08 October, 2020

Sri Lanka's proposed alternative of 19th Amendment faces level of resistance within ruling party
The Sri Lankan government's proposed 20th Constitution Amendment has faced internal resistance from within a...

14 September, 2020

Sri Lanka navy fixes fuel leak on fire-stricken oil tanker
Sri Lankan army divers fixed a good fuel leak from the engine of a good...

13 September, 2020

Kilometre-long oil slick left by burning oil tanker off Sri Lanka
An Indian coast guard aircraft sprayed a special chemical on a patch of diesel fuel...

09 September, 2020

Experts join efforts to salvage burning tanker off Sri Lanka
A team of authorities is joining efforts to salvage a sizable oil tanker that is...

07 September, 2020

Stricken oil tanker pushed from Sri Lankan coast
A fire-stricken oil tanker was pushed away from Sri Lanka's coast and into deeper waters...

05 September, 2020

Sri Lanka extends quarantine period to a month after positive case
Sri Lanka extended the suggested quarantine period from fourteen days to four on Sunday (Apr...

06 April, 2020

England tour of Sri Lanka postponed amid COVID-19 spread
England's Test tour of Sri Lanka has been called off at the request of the...

14 March, 2020

Oshane Thomas five-for trumps Perera-Hasaranga counterattack
West Indies 196 for 4 (Simmons 67*, Russell 35) beat Sri Lanka 171 allout (Perera...

05 March, 2020

Coronavirus forces England to ditch hand shakes in Sri Lanka: Root
England captain Joe Root on Monday said his players will never be shaking practical their...

03 March, 2020

Making waves: How one surfer coaxed the ladies of Sri Lanka into the water
For Tiffany Carothers, it started with a straightforward idea. She wanted more girls in the...

02 March, 2020

Sri Lanka heads for snap parliamentary election as Rajapaksa tightens grip: Report
Sri Lanka's new president is defined to dissolve parliament shortly and call snap a legislative...

01 March, 2020

Making waves: How one surfer coaxed the ladies of Sri Lanka in to the water
For Tiffany Carothers, it started with a simple idea. She wanted more females in the...

29 February, 2020

More oppose than back four-day Test idea
ICC Cricket Committee member Mahela Jayawardene on Wednesday said Tests should remain a five-day affair...

09 January, 2020

Rain forces suspension of play in historic Pakistan Test
Pakistan's first home Test in a decade was affected by bad weather Friday, with rain...

14 December, 2019

Lanka firmly committed to SAARC, says Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Sri Lanka remains firmly committed to the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Charter...

10 December, 2019

Premadasa concedes Sri Lanka presidential poll to Rajapaksa
Sri Lanka's former wartime defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been elected president, his spokesman said...

17 November, 2019

Rajapaksas eye comeback in Sri Lanka presidential election
Sri Lankans choose a new president on Saturday (Nov 16) in what could mark a...

16 November, 2019

Gunmen fire on buses carrying Sri Lanka voters hours before polling, no casualties
Gunmen opened fire on a convoy of buses carrying minority Muslim voters in northwest Sri...

16 November, 2019

Sri Lanka economy slowly recovering from Easter attacks: IMF
Sri Lanka's economy was slowly recovering from the impact of the Easter Sunday suicide bombings...

03 November, 2019