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Sri Lanka pad up for psychological problem
PHOTO: AFP COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s rookie batting line-up faces a “big psychological problem” in adapting to English circumstances as they bid to tug off a repeat of their historic collection win over their hosts, stated coach Graham Ford yesterday. Sri Lanka are returning to England for the primary time since... Read more
Sri Lanka’s ex-army chief says 2006 bombing an inside job
2006 bomb assault blamed on Tamil Tiger rebels had been stage-manage­d by the presid­ent’s brothe­r Gotabh­aya Rajapa­kse Sarath Fonseka PHOTO: REUTERS COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s former military chief advised parliament Tuesday that a bomb blast apparently concentrating on former president Mahinda Rajapakse’s brother 10 years in the past was an “inside... Read more
Sri Lanka units up panel to research ‘Panama Papers’
Former presid­ent Mahind­a Rajapa­kse and his household are accuse­d of siphon­ing off billio­ns of greenback­s Sri Lanlka’s former president Mahinda Rajapakse. PHOTO: AFP COLOMBO: Money-strapped Sri Lanka introduced Sunday it was establishing a particular panel to chase after nationals more likely to determine within the “Panama Papers,” a trove of... Read more
Silva recovers from head blow to earn Sri Lanka recall
The 29-year-old was airlif­ted to a Colomb­o hospit­al on Sunday after being hit on the top whereas fieldi­ng at brief leg PHOTO: AFP COLOMBO: Sri Lanka opener Kaushal Silva has recovered from a blow to the top he suffered whereas fielding final weekend to be named within the check squad... Read more
Broad eyes clear sweep towards Pakistan, Sri Lanka
The 29-year-old needs to extrac­t reveng­e for the UAE excursions the place his aspect misplaced 5 out of six Exams agains­t Pakist­an PHOTO: REUTERS England fast-bowler Stuart Broad on Saturday stated he needs his aspect to goal for a clear sweep towards each Pakistan and Sri Lanka within the... Read more
Australia announce Sri Lanka tour
Steve Smith’s aspect will play three Exams together with 5 one-day intern­ationa­ls and two T20Is PHOTO: AFP SYDNEY: Australia on Wednesday introduced their first Check tour of Sri Lanka in 5 years, with the world’s primary group embarking on a two-month collection from July. Steve Smith’s aspect will play three... Read more
16 killed, buildings collapse in fresh Nepal earthquake
KATHMANDU: At least 16 people were killed in a central Nepal town on Tuesday after a 7.3 earthquake shook the Himalayan nation, just weeks after a devastating temblor killed more than 8,000 people and damaged hundreds of thousands of buildings. The four people died in Chautara in Sindhupalchowk district, north... Read more
Cameron rules out another Scottish independence vote
LONDON: British Prime Minister David Cameron has ruled out giving Scotland another independence referendum despite spectacular gains by Scottish nationalists in a UK-wide election, saying Scots had “emphatically” rejected a breakaway only last year. Cameron, who was re-elected with a surprise outright majority last week, said he would ensure... Read more
US asked Germany to spy on Siemens: report
BERLIN: The US intelligence agency NSA asked its German partner service BND to spy on the European country’s engineering and technology giant Siemens, a German newspaper reported Sunday. In the latest report on a widening spying scandal, the newspaper said the US National Security Agency (NSA) suspected that Siemens... Read more
SC suspends unseating of Saad Rafique
ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court on Monday suspended an election tribunal’s decision to unseat Railways Minister Saad Rafique over alleged irregularities in the 2013 general election, Samaa reported. According to Samaa correspondent, a three-member bench of Supreme Court, headed by Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, took up an appeal of PML-N leader... Read more