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  1. Cricket - India v New Zealand - Second Test cricket match

    New Zealand spinner Patel links with England team as coach

    Former New Zealand off-spinner Jeetan Patel has been appointed on a short-term coaching contract for the England cricket team for their tours of ...
  2. Gotabaya Rajapaksa was elected Sri Lanka's president last month in a landslide

    Sri Lanka suspends parliament ahead of snap polls

    Sri Lanka's new president suspended parliament for a month from Tuesday ahead of snap elections he wants to call in March to consolidate his ...
  3. Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi's (R) reported attempts to convince Chinese President Xi

    Commentary: India wants to woo Sri Lanka. But China stands in the way

    The new Sri Lankan President is widely expected to deepen ties with China. Not if India can help it, says C Raja Mohan.
  4. Just 12 days after he became president, Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa (L) has

    India offers funds to Sri Lanka in bid to outdo China

    India, anxious to counter China's influence in the region, on Friday offered hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to Sri Lanka as the island's ...
  5. Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and his brother and former leader Mahinda Rajapaksa,

    Sri Lanka's ruling siblings: New president swears in his brother as Prime Minister

    Sri Lanka's newly elected president Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Thursday swore in his elder brother, former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, as prime ...
  6. Sri Lanka's new president Gotabaya Rajapaksa is adored by the country's Sinhala-Buddhist

    Sri Lanka's new president picks brother as prime minister

    Newly elected Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Wednesday named his brother Mahinda as Prime Minister, cementing the grip on power of a ...
  7. Sri Lanka's new president Gotabaya Rajapaksa

    Singapore leaders congratulate Sri Lanka's new president Gotabaya Rajapaksa

    Singapore leaders have congratulated Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on his election as the country’s new president, the Ministry of ...
  8. Gotabaya Rajapaksa is set to become Sri Lanka's new president after winning Saturday's

    Commentary: After a five-year hiatus, why the Rajapaksas are back in power in Sri Lanka

    Voters hope strongman Gotabaya Rajapaksa can fix the country’s worsening economy and national security situation. But a bigger challenge yet ...
  9. After being in opposition for nearly five years, the Rajapaksa family's comeback came after the

    Symbolic swearing-in for Sri Lanka's new president

    Sri Lanka's new president and scourge of the Tamil Tigers Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Monday urged minorities unnerved by his election victory to work ...
  10. Gotabaya Rajapaksa, 70, won in a landslide at Saturday's presidential polls

    Symbolic swearing-in for Sri Lanka's new president

    Sri Lanka's new president Gotabaya Rajapaksa was sworn in Monday at a Buddhist temple revered by his core Sinhalese nationalist supporters, ...