Stories Tagged 'Sri lanka'
Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has been charged with altering the condition of the ball in the second test against West Indies, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Sunday, Reuters reported.full story »
Sri Lanka declared a nationwide state of emergency for 10 days on Tuesday to stop the spread of communal violence, a government spokesman said, after clashes erupted between majority Buddhists and members of the minority Muslim community, Reuters reported.full story »
Home Minister Janardan Sharma has left Kathmandu for Sri Lanka on Tuesday to take part in the SAARC home minister level meeting. full story »
Sri Lankan Ambassador to Nepal, WS Pereira, has underscored the importance of Buddhist philosophy and literature for social justice and co-existence. full story »
President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Friday appointed Bishwombher Pyakurel and Sharmila Parajuli as the ambassadors to Sri Lanka and Oman respectively. full story »
A U.S. drone airstrike in Afghanistan has killed a Pakistani militant accused of involvement in a deadly attack on a bus carrying Sri Lanka's cricket team in 2009, Pakistani security sources and Islamist militants said.full story »