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Australia to help Sri Lanka fight worst-ever dengue outbreak

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Australia is contributing funds to help Sri Lanka combat its worst outbreak of dengue fever, which has claimed 250...

UN envoy flays continued rights violations in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A visiting United Nations envoy said that torture remains "endemic and routine" in Sri Lanka's counterterrorism methods and a...

Owners of poached elephants in Sri Lanka may escape sanction

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A group of wealthy businessmen, a Buddhist priest and other social higher-ups on trial in Sri Lanka for allegedly...

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in nerve-shredder to reach CT semis

Cardiff, Wales (AP) — When Sarfraz Ahmed came to the crease at Sophia Gardens on Monday, his Pakistan team were four down but cruising...

Sri Lanka stun India by 7 wickets to upend Champions Trophy

London (AP) — Unheralded Sri Lanka sprung the highest successful run chase in Champions Trophy history by stunning India by seven wickets at The...

Sri Lankan president discusses asylum seekers in Australia

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Sri Lanka's president met with the Australian prime minister on Thursday with fighting people-smuggling high on the agenda. President Maithripala Sirisena...

Bangladesh win 2nd T20 vs. Sri Lanka, draw series 1-1

Colombo, Sri Lanka (AP) — Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 45 runs in their second Twenty20 to fittingly draw the series 1-1 on Thursday. The...

Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 6 wickets in 1st Twenty20

Colombo, Sri Lanka (AP) — Kusal Perera hit 77 runs off 53 deliveries to propel Sri Lanka to a six-wicket win over Bangladesh in...

Bangladesh clinch historic victory vs. Sri Lanka

Colombo, Sri Lanka (AP) — Bangladesh clinched a historic four-wicket win in their 100th test match, also their first ever test victory against Sri...

Shakib century puts Bangladesh in command vs. Sri Lanka

Colombo, Sri Lanka (AP) — Shakib Al Hasan scored his fifth test hundred and was part of two big partnerships to put Bangladesh in...

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