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Kyrgyzstan beat Sri Lanka, finish third in Nehru Cup


August 28th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Kyrgyzstan thrashed Sri Lanka 4-1 in their last round robin match to finish third in the ONGC Nehru Cup football tournament at the Ambedkar Stadium here Friday. Anton ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Murder charges on accused for acid attack on Lankan students in Oz


July 1st, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 1 (ANI): Attempted murder charges have been laid against a man accused of an acid attack on two Sri Lankan students during a home invasion in Western Sydney.Detectives arrested Amalathepan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sri Lankan minister, injured in bombing, recovering well


March 11th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 11 (IANS) A Sri Lankan minister, seriously injured with 45 other people in a suspected Tamil Tigers suicide bombing in the island's southern province, is recovering in the intensive care ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Blast in Colombo injures three (Second Lead)


September 29th, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 29 (IANS) Three people were injured Monday when a blast shook the busy Fort area in the Sri Lankan capital Monday afternoon. The blast took place around 12.30 p.m. ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Four injured after suspected LTTE bus bombing in Colombo (Third Lead)


September 16th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 16 (IANS) An alert conductor ordered passengers to quickly get off a bus here Tuesday after noticing a suspicious parcel, which later exploded injuring four people, the military authorities said, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Bus in Colombo escapes horrific bombing (Second Lead)


September 16th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 16 (IANS) An alert conductor ordered passengers to quickly get off a bus here Tuesday after noticing a suspicious object, which later exploded injuring four people, the authorities said.A huge ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

44 wounded in Colombo explosion (Lead)


August 30th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 30 (IANS) An explosion in the heart of the Sri Lankan capital Saturday morning wounded at least 44 people, including four women and two children, police and hospital sources said. ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Colombo suicide blast kills nine, 95 wounded


May 16th, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by admin
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, May 16 (IANS) Seven police personnel and two civilians were killed and some 95 wounded when a suspected Tamil Tiger suicide bomber rammed his motorcycle into a police bus ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Suicide bomber strikes in Colombo, eight die, 90 injured (Third Lead)


May 16th, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by admin
Colombo, May 16 (IANS) At least eight people, most of them policemen, were killed and over 90 injured when a suicide bomber rammed into a police van in the busy heart of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Four killed in Colombo blast


January 2nd, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
Colombo, Jan 2 (ANI): At least four people were killed and many more injured when a bomb targeting a military bus in the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo, went off on Wednesday. A Claymore ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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