Sunday, February 25, 2024

Topic: Sri lanka

India win 8th Asia Cup title as Mohammed Siraj’s 6-wicket mayhem crushes Sri Lanka

In the Asia Cup final on Sunday, Mohammed Siraj delivered a remarkable performance, leading India to dismiss Sri Lanka for a meager 50 runs.

Sri Lanka Easter bombings: Ex-President Maithripala Sirisena named suspect

Former President Maithripala Sirisena was named a suspect by a Sri Lankan court on Friday in a case pertaining to the 2019 Easter bombings. He was also directed to appear in court this October.

Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan president

Ranil Wickremesinghe has been sworn in as Sri Lanka’s eighth president by the country’s chief justice amidst months of protest and economic crisis. The six-time...

Swimming in president’s pool: Palaces, power in times of crisis

Kristie Patricia Flannery, Australian Catholic University Footage flashed across television and smartphone screens this week showing rowdy crowds of Sri Lankan protesters mobbing the official...

Sri Lanka president emails resignation letter to parliamentary speaker

Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa emailed a letter of resignation to the speaker of the country’s parliament late on Thursday.

Democracy needs to return in Lanka: Sanath Jayasuriya

Sanath Jayasuriya, the former Sri Lanka captain and one of the greatest cricket players to emerge from the sub-continent, said that he is completely in favour of the protesters, who have taken control of the President’s residence.