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  1. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa waves after he was nominat

    Sri Lankan presidential nominee Rajapaksa faces court test over nationality

    A court in Sri Lanka set up a three-judge panel on Monday to hear a petition challenging the citizenship of presidential nominee Gotabaya ...
  2. Sri Lankan elephants graze on a field in Kaudulla national park in Habarana

    Four Sri Lankan elephants found dead of suspected poisoning

    Four elephants were found dead on Friday (Sep 27) in central Sri Lanka, with police suspecting the animals were poisoned by angry villagers.
  3. Pakistani cricket fans in Karachi will have the chance to watch their first ODI in 10 years when the

    Cricket: Karachi gears up for first one-day international in 10 years

    Karachi hosts a one-day international for the first time in 10 years when Pakistan take on a depleted Sri Lanka on Friday, furthering the ...
  4. The government has allocated troops to provide security for Nadungamuwa Raja, a celebrated elephant

    Sri Lanka's tallest tusker gets armed escort

    Nadungamuwa Raja, 65 years old, is a celebrated elephant towering around 10.5 feet (3.2 metres) in height, the tallest tamed tusker in Sri Lanka.
  5. Pakistan's former Cricket captain Misbah-ul-Haq, head coach and chief selector, walks with pla

    Cricket: Misbah wants help from world for regular home series in Pakistan

    Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has requested the support of more cricket-playing nations as the country takes another step towards the revival ...
  6. FILE PHOTO:  Shavendra Silva looks on in Colombo

    UN suspends Sri Lankan troops from peacekeeping over army chief appointment

    The United Nations suspended Sri Lankan Army deployments in the world body's peacekeeping operations after the Indian Ocean island nation ...
  7. Tikiri, aged 70, has died just weeks after an outcry over her proposed participation in a Sri Lanka

    Skeletal elephant dies in Sri Lanka weeks after parade outcry

    An emaciated 70-year-old elephant that caused a social media outcry after being forced to take part in an annual Buddhist pageant in Sri Lanka has ...
  8. Sri Lanka's cricket captain Lahiru Thirimanne speaks to reporters Tuesday prior to the

    Cricket: Sri Lanka squad leave for Pakistan despite security concerns

    Sri Lanka's depleted national cricket squad left for Pakistan on Tuesday expressing confidence in security promises by the hosts despite reports ...
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    Ep 21: Sri Lanka's New Fault Lines

    Ten years after the end of one of the most brutal and devastating wars in Sri Lanka, the emotional, physical and psychological wounds of the war ...