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    Six ministers quit Lanka’s troubled govt

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:11am on April 13, 2018

    Six ministers quit Sri Lanka’s troubled coalition government, forcing prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to patch up his cabinet Thursday ahead of a wider reshuffle....

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    Sri Lanka president cuts PM’s duties in power struggle

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:19am on March 29, 2018

    Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena Wednesday reduced the responsibilities of prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as a power struggle worsened within their uneasy coalition....

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    India praise ‘Fearless Bangladesh’

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on March 20, 2018

    India captain Rohit Sharma praised Bangladesh for their ‘fearless cricket’ after the Twenty20 minnows came within one ball of a shock victory in the tri-series...

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    Karthik breaks Tigers’ hearts

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:45am on March 19, 2018

    Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik hit a last-ball six in his blazing cameo to help India edge out Bangladesh by four wickets and clinch the Twenty20 tri-series...

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    Mass arrests in Maldives as activists defy emergency

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on March 18, 2018

    Maldivian authorities arrested more than 140 activists who defied a ban on rallies and demonstrated against a state of emergency imposed by president Abdulla Yameen,...

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    India wary of ‘tricky’ Tigers

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on March 18, 2018

    India’s wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik Saturday said Bangladesh are always a tricky opposition and that his team would bring high intensity to the Twenty20 tri-series final...

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    Mahmudullah blitz takes Tigers to final

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:53am on March 17, 2018

    Mahmudullah Riyad hit an unbeaten 43 to help Bangladesh edge out Sri Lanka by two wickets in a bad-tempered Twenty20 and enter the final of...

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    Bangladesh bowling lacks consistency: Walsh

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on March 16, 2018

    Bangladesh interim coach Courtney Walsh on Thursday urged his bowlers to bring consistency to a must-win Twenty20 showdown against Sri Lanka that will book the...

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    Mushfiq’s fifty not enough

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:58am on March 15, 2018

    Skipper Rohit Sharma and off-spinner Washington Sundar helped India enter the Twenty20 tri-series final with a 17-run win over Bangladesh in Colombo on Wednesday...

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    Tigers want own ‘brand’ in T20

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on March 14, 2018

    Bangladesh skipper Mahmudullah said Tuesday the underdogs, fresh from upsetting Sri Lanka, plan to hone their ‘brand’ of Twenty20 cricket against India in a key...

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