India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Tamil superstar Vijay's new film, Kaththi, ("knife") will release as scheduled on Diwali, said theatre-owners who met today after a cinema that will screen the movie was vandalized last night.
NDTVSports | Tuesday October 21, 2014
India have rested Bhuvaneshwar Kumar for the first three ODIs against Sri Lanka. Virat Kohli has been named captain as the selectors decided to give Mahendra Singh Dhoni a break.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday October 21, 2014
A former captain and member of the Sri Lanka squad that won the 1996 ICC Cricket World Cup, Mahanama represented his country in 52 Tests and 213 ODIs between 1986 and 1999, in which he scored 2,576 and 5,162 runs, respectively.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Ten books, penned by authors from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, are in the race for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, it was announced on Monday.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Uncertainty shrouds the Diwali release of actor Vijay's Kaththi in Tamil Nadu.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday October 20, 2014
Sri Lanka would hold a snap presidential election in January, nearly two years ahead of schedule that could send the incumbent Mahinda Rajapaksa into office for a record third term, media reports said today.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 20, 2014
Sri Lanka Cricket said it was a collective decision of its executive committee to accept India's invitation for a short tour.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday October 19, 2014
With star players like Lasith Malinga and Thisara Perera injured, former captain Sanath Jayasuriya feels Sri Lanka can test new players in the five ODI series against India next month.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Originally, Sri Lanka were to tour India in August 2015 for a three-match Test series according to the amended Future Tours Programme, but now Sri Lanka Cricket wants to reverse the hosting.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday October 19, 2014
A protracted pay dispute between the West Indies players and their own board eventually saw Indian officials announce the end of the tour after Friday's fourth one-day international amid suggestions from their Caribbean counterparts it might still co...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday October 19, 2014
Taufeeq Umar, who played the last of his 43 Tests in Sri Lanka two years ago, is one of the four openers in the 16-man squad with fit-again Mohammad Hafeez and Ahmed Shahzad likely to get into the final eleven for the first Test starting in Dubai fro...
PrakashGovindasreenivasan | Saturday October 18, 2014
Cramped schedules, fitness problems, payment irregularities, suspect bowling action and injuries: West Indies' replacement for the tour to India - Sri Lanka - are grappling with numerous issues of their own.
Press Trust of India | Saturday October 18, 2014
Following West Indies' dramatic pullout, India reached out to neighbours Sri Lanka to fill in. Sri Lanka Cricket board agreed to play five ODIs starting on November 1.
NDTVSports | Friday October 17, 2014
Sri Lanka, the 1996 World Cup champions, have agreed in principle to play a five-match ODI series from November 1.
NDTVSports,RajarshiGupta | Saturday October 18, 2014
West Indies have pulled out of the India series and the Dharamsala ODI will be the last. The teams will not play the fifth ODI, one-off T20 International and the three-Test series. Sri Lanka have accepted India's invitation to play a five-match ODI s...
AssociatedPress | Thursday October 16, 2014
The bowlers include 60 spinners and 25 seamers, Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement on Thursday.
Thursday October 16, 2014
The company, through its joint venture in Sri Lanka, has received an order for 630 buses worth $17 million from private bus operators, Ashok Leyland said in a filing to the BSE.
World | Reuters | Monday October 13, 2014
More than two decades after its destruction in Sri Lanka's civil war, the rail link between the capital Colombo and the northern city of Jaffna re-opened on Monday amid hopes that it will give a boost to reconciliation efforts.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
The number of hungry people has declined in India with its score on the Global Hunger Index improving to 55th position in 2014 due to progress made in addressing underweight issue in children, says a report. The country's score is better than Pakista...
NDTVSports | Monday October 13, 2014
Since July 2014, ICC match officials have reported five spinners - Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal, Sri Lanka's Sachitra Senanayake, New Zealand's Kane Williamson, Zimbabwe's Prosper Utseya and Bangladesh's Sohag Gazi for suspect action. All five have been ba...