Sri Lanka

WATCH | Virat Kohli wanted to declare but Ravi Shastri asked him to score '20 runs more'

Virat Kohli played a captain's knock as he scored an unbeaten 104 to guide India to strong position in the second inning of the first Test against …

Virat Kohli

Foreigners offer ideas to improve life in city

FOREIGNERS gathered yesterday to offer their suggestions to make Shanghai a better city and more foreigner-friendly.<p>Their ideas were collected by the …

News (China)

A fake news story led to violence between Buddhist extremists and Muslims in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan police rounded up almost two dozen people suspected of causing violent clashes by spreading rumors that Muslims were going to attack a …


The Indian Navy’s Master Defense Plan

<i>By Periklis Stampoulis</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>The South Asian region is dominated by India. Along with Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh, it forms a …

South China Sea

Sri Lanka’s PM Wickremesinghe at Kollur temple to offer prayers

Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe landed at the Areshiroor helipad and then visited the Sri Mookambika Temple here to offer his prayers …

Sri Lanka shares lower at close of trade; CSE All-Share down 0.23% – Sri Lanka equities were lower at the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Information Technology, Services and Beverages & Tobacco …


This Sri Lankan Safari lodge will make you want to book a trip immediately

Honeymooners, if you're looking for the waited-on-hand-and-foot hotel experience combined with an adrenaline-fuelled safari adventure - this new …


India vs Sri Lanka: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami mix brains with brawn to produce a spell for ages

Tags : #Bhuvneshwar kuamr #Cricket #Eden gardens #Imdian cricket team #India cricket #India vs sri lanka 2017 #Kl rahul #Mohammad shami #Umesh yadav


Pakistan Embassy team wins Cricket Ambassador Cup

BEIJING, Nov 21 (APP):Pakistan Embassy cricket team has won the Cricket Ambassador Cup – 2017 held here at the Chinese Capital.<br>The tournament was …


Nepali Son Reignites Mother's Love for Stories

In Nuwakot’s Shree Chandi Adharbhut School, Nepali children aren’t the only ones who love Room to Read’s storybooks. Parents, like Saraswoti, also …


India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test at Eden Gardens: Virat Kohli’s 50 hundreds, other statistical highlights

Virat Kohli

Delivering development outcomes through business partnerships

Today I announce 10 new partnerships between business and the Australian Government to address some of the most complex aid challenges in the …

Julie Bishop

Green pitches likely in Nagpur and Delhi too

11:51 AM ET<p>India are likely to play the final two Tests of the Sri Lanka series on pitches helpful for fast bowlers as preparation for the …

Virat Kohli

KL Rahul refuses to blame Sri Lanka for time wasting tactics, says India could have won in another 5-6 overs

Opener KL Rahul feels that had another six overs been available, India could have won the first Test against Sri Lanka, which ended in a draw after a …

India Didn’t Win, But Our Resurgence In The Sri Lanka Test Proves This Is Truly Virat Kohli’s Team

Virat Kohli faced 11 balls before he was out for a duck in the 1st innings. Our score card read 172 runs all out. An entire day was washed out. And …

Virat Kohli

Opinion | Buddhism and Islam in Asia: A Long and Complicated History

Yet, there is an unusually high level of tension between Buddhists and Muslims in regions where the two groups share space, including Rakhine state …


KL Rahul: India enjoyed the challenge of batting first against Sri Lanka in 1st Test

KL Rahul feels that had there been another six overs possible, India would have had a good chance to take the opening lead in the series.

Rahul, Dhawan thwart Sri Lankan designs

If you happened to watch the first two days of India’s opening Test against Sri Lanka, and then separately watched how day four unfolded on Sunday …

Shikhar Dhawan

India vs Sri Lanka: Test cricket, you beauty! Twittwerati reacts to thrilling finish to Kolkata Test

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Sky is the limit for Kohli, says Shastri after captain notches up 50th international hundred

India's head coach Ravi Shastri today heaped special praise on Virat Kohli after he notched up his 50th International century here and said "sky is …

Sports (India)

PCB governing board to hold meeting on 22-nd

LAHORE - The PCB governing board will hold its 47th meeting on November 22 in Lahore. It will be first such a meeting under the chair of Najam Sethi …


India vs Sri Lanka 2017-18, 1st Test at Eden Gardens: Marks out of 10

Sri Lanka PM appears before bond probe panel

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe appeared voluntarily before a panel investigating alleged irregularities in government bond sales on Monday to clear his name.<p>Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe waves at media as he leaves the "Presidential panel …


India vs Sri Lanka 2017: 'Aggressive, driven, focussed and inspired', Twitter reacts to Virat Kohli 50th ton

Tags : #Brian lara #Cricket #Dilip vengsarkar #Eden gardens #Harbhajan singh #Hashim amla #India national cricket team #Michael vaughan #Mohammed …

Virat Kohli

Fresh 'low' develops as US model sees Bay cyclone next week

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, NOV 20:<p>The watch for a fresh low-pressure area developing over the North Andaman Sea by tomorrow is being maintained, after a …


Bhuvneshwar Kumar takes 50th Test wicket; Sri Lanka 7-2 against India

Bhuvneshwar, who had taken 4 wickets in the previous innings to restrict Sri Lanka at 294, dismissed Sadeera Samarawickrama for a duck to complete …

Virat Kohli

Celebrities Who Have Been Banned from Other Countries

If even Beyoncé can be banned, no one is safe.<p>Sometimes celebrities' find that they aren't loved <i>all</i> over the world. Here are 17 celebs who have been banned from different countries.<p>Katy Perry, China<p>Selena Gomez, China<p>Kesha, Malaysia<p>Paris Hilton, Japan<p>Miley Cyrus, China<p>Justin Bieber, China<p>Beyoncé, …

Sacha Baron Cohen

Sri Lanka's perfect, crispy-edged snack – Appam

These cup-shaped pancakes are an obsession in Sri Lanka and the no-menu street cafes of Colombo do it best<p>Appam, or “hoppers” in English, are cup-shaped rice-flour pancakes. They are eaten most commonly for breakfast and dinner, which, in Sri Lanka, are the smaller meals of the day – so don’t go …

Sport (UK)

Happy Birthday Fanisinaflashbulb!

Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified Woman with Camera], ca. 1935 (437.2005)<p>Nine years ago today Fansinaflashbub was born. It premiered with the …


Weather conditions force timing change of first two India-Sri Lanka ODIs

The India-Sri Lanka ODIs in Dharamsala and Mohali will now start at 11.30am instead of originally scheduled 1.30pm.