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  1. Sri Lanka's elephants are considered a national treasure

    Sri Lanka train kills mother elephant, two calves

    A train transporting oil in eastern Sri Lanka hit and killed two baby elephants and their pregnant mother on Tuesday, police said, the second ...
  2. Sri Lankan President Maithripala Maithripala Sirisena was criticised for the shock dismissal last

    Sri Lanka President tells diplomats: Pick up phone or pack up

  3. Maithripala Sirisena said he will ask the UN General Assembly to allow Sri Lanka to 'amicably

    Sri Lanka seeks UN reprieve over war crimes probe

    Sri Lanka's president said Friday that he wants the United Nations to drop its demand for state accountability over the alleged killing of some ...
  4. England v India - Fourth Test

    Bayliss confirms nervous wait for Jennings ahead of Sri Lanka tour

    England opener Keaton Jennings faces a nervous wait to know if he is part of their plans for next month's tour of Sri Lanka but his ability on ...
  5. Hindus constitute about 12 percent of Sri Lanka's 21 million population, which is mainly

    Sri Lanka to ban animal sacrifices at Hindu temples

  6. Sri Lanka's national carrier SriLankan said it was clearing its stock of cashews -- only served

    Airline removes nuts after Sri Lanka president's rage

    Sri Lanka's national airline said Wednesday it has stopped serving cashews after the country's president flew into a rage over nuts served to him ...
  7. Sri Lankans are known to pay thousands of dollars to people smugglers to arrange highly risky boat

    Sri Lanka arrests 90 on Reunion-bound trawler

    Sri Lanka's navy Tuesday detained 90 people illegally travelling in a trawler bound for the French territory of Reunion Island in the Indian ...
  8. Sri Lankan women

    Sri Lanka women selling kidneys to repay loan sharks: UN expert

  9. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka test captain Dinesh Chandimal looks on during practice session in Galle, Sri

    Cricket - Chandimal out of Asia Cup with finger injury

    Sri Lanka batsman Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out of their Asia Cup campaign after failing to overcome a finger injury, the country's cricket ...
  10. Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who leads the country's joint opposition, waves

    Sri Lanka opposition supporters block road over economic hardship, polls

    Thousands of Sri Lankan opposition demonstrators led by former leader Mahinda Rajapaksa blocked a main road in Colombo on Wednesday in protest at ...