01 Sep 2013
Colombo: Sri Lanka on Sunday said it was ready to probe the allegations raised by UN human rights chief Navi Pillay that some people she met during her mission to probe alleged war crimes committed during the ethnic conflict with the Tamil Tigers had been threatened.
18 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Taj Hotels, Resorts & Palaces on Tuesday said it has completed a USD 10-million expansion at its Sri Lankan property, the Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo.
07 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor’s tiff is over. According to sources, the actress made most of her free time by flying down to Sri Lanka and spending time with Ranbir.
16 Nov 2013
Colombo: Sri Lanka says there's no need for an international probe into its human rights record as proposed by British Prime Minister David Cameron.
12 Nov 2013
Chennai: Over 300 MDMK activists, including its general secretary Vaiko were, arrested for blocking train traffic as the dawn-to-dusk Tamil Nadu bandh called by pro-Eelam outfits demanding that India completely boycott CHOGM meet in Colombo got underway.
19 Jul 2013
South Africa and Sri Lanka are hoping to recover from recent setbacks in one-day cricket when they contest a five-match series starting in Colombo on Saturday.
13 Apr 2013
A Tamil language daily newspaper's office was attacked by armed men early on Saturday morning in the northern Sri Lankan town of Jaffna.
30 Aug 2013
New York: SriLankan Airlines is to increase its weekly flights from India from 48 to 60 till the year end by adding new destinations, the Airline has said.
25 Mar 2013
Amid protests in support of Sri Lankan Tamils in Tamil Nadu, both ruling AIADMK and Karunanidhi-led DMK on Monday mounted pressure on the Centre demanding that India boycott the CHOGM to be held in Colombo this November.
21 Jan 2013
A prominent Sri Lankan MP wants India to change its Sri Lanka policy, warning that its hands off attitude was encouraging Colombo from meeting the legitimate political aspirations of the island's Tamil minority.