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India ride Thakur brilliance to win T20 series against Sri Lanka

11 January 2020, 6:42 AM

Shardul Thakur produced an all-round display and Navdeep Saini impressed with his pace again as India thumped Sri Lanka by 78 runs in the third and final Twenty20 International to complete a 2-0 series victory in Pune on Friday.

‘Ring of fire’ eclipse enthrals skywatchers in Middle East, Asia

27 December 2019, 7:03 AM

Thousands of skywatchers gathered across parts of the Middle East and Asia on Thursday to glimpse the sun forming a ring of fire around the moon in a rare annular solar eclipse.

Asia remembers devastating 2004 tsunami

26 December 2019, 11:08 AM

Communities across Asia commemorated the 230,000 victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami on Thursday, the 15th anniversary of one of the world’s most deadly disasters.


De Silva steadies Sri Lanka on weather-hit day

12 December 2019, 2:39 PM

  Dhananjaya de Silva remained unbeaten after completing his half-century as Sri Lanka reached 263 for six on the weather-hit second day of the opening test against Pakistan at Rawalpindi on Thursday.

Sri Lanka strongman Rajapaksa wins presidency by big margin

17 November 2019, 4:04 PM

Sri Lanka’s former civil wartime defense chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa was declared the winner in the presidential election on Sunday, after promising to secure the country against militant threats following Easter bombings this year.



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