Sarath Fonseka to get top defence post?

Minister Dr Rajitha Senaratne says that the Cabinet of Ministers has discussed the possibility of appointing Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka to a top defence-related position to work alongside the country’s security forces. Addressing the cabinet press briefing today (26), he said that attention was drawn to appointing Fonseka to this position mainly with the intention of building discipline in several sectors ...

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Bangladesh sniffing a historic win at Colombo

Tea, Day 5 Sri Lanka: 338 & 319 Bangladesh: 467 & 156/4 (Tamim 82, Sabbir 41, Shakib 12*, Mushfiqur 6* Perera 2/45, Herath 2/59) A 100 run partnership between Tamim Iqbal and Sabbir Rahman helped Bangladesh to repair the early damage and showed the way for a historic win. Tamim played an classy inning of 82 from 125 balls before Dilruwan Perara picked up his wicket. Couple of over later Perera struc ...

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Widow & Orphan Monthly dry Food pack 1000 families distributed

Orphan needs (UK) registered leading charity organization and Sri Lanka implementing Agency Al-Ihsan trust Sri Lanka given 1000 families one month dry rations at Dematagoda Al-Hijra school premises Jan, 22nd - 2017 Many part of Sri Lanka Mr. Nisthar Anees Director of Al-Ihsan trust Sri Lanka and Dr.Harisdeen Chairman Al-Ihsan are distributed these pack widowed families Orphans in Need provides food parcels ...

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Amid Jallikattu Demands In TN, Protests Begin In Karnataka For Lifting Ban On ‘Kambala’

With the decks seem to be getting cleared for the bull taming festival of Jallikattu in neighbouring Tamil Nadu, there is a growing chorus for organising Kambala, a traditional annual buffalo race in marshy fields, held in the coastal districts of Karnataka. Spurred by the Jallikattu agitation in Tamil Nadu, Kambala committees have decided to meet in Mangaluru on Sunday to strategise their agitation. "By co ...

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Bangladesh claim historic Test win over England as collapse ensures tied series

Bangladesh have beaten England in a Test for the first time and drawn the series 1-1 after winning in Dhaka by 108 runs. Mehedi Hasan was the hero as England, chasing 273 to win, collapsed from 100-0 to 164 all out after tea. The spinner took six wickets including four of the tourists’ top five, while Shakib Al Hasan took the other four to bowl the tourists out in a remarkable two hours in the evening sessi ...

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Watch- this baby girl become the youngest person to water ski

Video released by the World Barefoot Center in Florida shows Zyla St. Onge making two attempts to break the record for youngest water skier. With a boost from several adults, Zyla skied 62 feet — at the age of six months and 26 days. She made another attempt the next day, reaching 686.4 feet. The World Barefoot Center says that breaks a decades-old record held by Parks Bonifay, who skied at the age of six m ...

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Wayne Parnell bowls over his new bride

South African fast bowler Wayne Parnell who is now Waleed, tied the knot at a masjid in Cape Town on Saturday. The 26 year old, who converted to Islam in 2011, married fashion blogger Aisha Baker at the Zeenatul Islam Masjid in District Six, Cape Town as the wedding ceremony was attended by more than 400 guests. We wish Waleed @ Wayne Parnell a very happy life. ...

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Caribbean Premier League – CPL 2016 Teams and Fixtures

Fourth Season of Hero Caribbean Premier League 2016 Players draft are happen yesterday on 11th february thus all 6 Participating Teams Players are confirm. AB de Villiers (Barbados Tridents), Kumar Sangakkara (Jamaica Tallawahs), Martin Guptill (Guyana Amazon Warriors), Brendon McCullum (Trinbago Knight Riders), Shane Watson (St. Lucia Zouks) and Faf Du Plessis (St Kitts and Nevis Patriots) are the marquee ...

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WATCH VIDEO – Turkish MPs brawl in parliament during vote on constitutional change!

Scuffles broke out between members of Turkey’s ruling AK party and the pro-Kurdish opposition party during a debate on whether politicians’ immunity from prosecution should be lifted.   Turkey’s parliament descended into chaos on Sunday during a debate on whether politicians’ immunity from prosecution should be lifted. The law in its current form makes Turkish MPs immune from prosecution while in offic ...

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Alyssa Healy and Mitchell Starc are the first Australian married couple to play Test cricket

They were team-mates at the Under-10 level, battling for the wicketkeeping gloves. One kept the gloves, and became Australia's No. 1 keeper. The other turned to fast bowling and eventually took the new ball for Australia. On Friday, Alyssa Healy and Mitchell Starc were married at an undisclosed waterfront location in Sydney, and were quick to coin the hashtag #stealy. In attendance were a number of players ...

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