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24 June, 2018 5:00 PM Sri Lankan soldiers, families to visit Bodh Gaya

‘Trip will deepen camaraderie between armed forces’ Indo-Sri Lanka defence ties got a religious twist on Sunday, when a group of 80 military personnel departed for Bodh Gaya on a chartered flight arranged by the Indian government. The trip was organised following Sri Lankan Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake’s request to Chief of the Army Staff 51

20 June, 2018 4:16 PM Ramkumar loses to Ofner in Challenger

Other results: €127,000 Challenger, Ilkley, UK: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Sriram Balaji & Vishnu Vardhan bt Luke Bambridge & Jonny O’Mara (GBR) 4-6, 6-3, [10-7]. $75,000 Challenger, Fergana, Uzbekistan: Doubles (quarterfinals): Ivan Gakhov & Alexander Pavlioutchenkov (Rus) bt Alex Lawson (US) & Arjun Kadhe 7-5, 6-4. $15,000 ITF, Colombo, Sri Lanka 19

17 June, 2018 3:53 PM ITF women’s tennis: Prarthana-Luksika pair triumphs

Prarthana Thombare and Luksika Kumkhum of Thailand clinched the title, shocking top seeds Naomi Broady of Great Britain and Asia Mukhammad of the United States in the $100,000 ITF women’s tennis tournament on Sunday. It was the biggest title for Prarthana who had won the bronze with Sania Mirza in the Asian Games in Incheon in 2014. It was her first 19

14 June, 2018 4:29 PM Prajnesh falls to Pella

€729,340 Mercedes Cup ATP, Stuttgart: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Philipp Petschner & Tim Puetz (Ger) bt Sriram Balaji & Vishnu Vardhan 6-2, 3-6, [10-7]. €127,000 Challenger men, Nottingham: Pre-quarterfinals: Ramkumar Ramanathan bt Tobias Kamke (Ger) 7-6(1), 6-3. Doubles (quarterfinals): Austin Krajicek (USA) & Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan bt Adrian Menendez-Maceiras 26

11 June, 2018 4:17 PM Ramkumar passes the Jung test

The results: €127,000 Challenger tournament, Nottingham, UK: First round: Ramkumar Ramanathan bt Jason Jung (Tpe) 6-7(4), 7-5, 6-4. $15,000 ITF men, Colombo, Sri Lanka: First round: Manish Sureshkumar bt Jirat Navasirisomboon (Tha) 6-1, 6-1; Ignacio Carou (Arg) bt Kunal Anand 5-7, 6-3, 6-0; Vladyslav Orlov (Ukr) bt Nitin Kumar Sinha 6-4, 7-5; Chandril 27

25 May, 2018 9:55 AM Sri Lanka cricketer Dhananjaya de Silva quits tour after father's murder

Colombo: The father of Sri Lankan cricket allrounder Dhananjaya de Silva was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on the eve of the national team's departure to the West Indies, police said. The player's father Ranjan, a local politician, was gunned down in Ratmalana, a suburb of the capital Colombo, close to midnight yesterday, police said. An investigation 30

13 May, 2018 6:57 PM Army Chief Bipin Rawat To Begin 4-Day Crucial Visit To Sri Lanka Today

General Rawat will hold talks with top political and military leadership of Sri Lanka and explore new areas of military-to-military cooperation between the ground forces of the two countries. New Delhi: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat will begin a four-day visit to Sri Lanka today with an aim to take forward the military cooperation between the two countries 293

4 May, 2018 6:30 PM Customs officers detect fivecases of smuggling of gold

The Customs officers at the Chennai International Airport have detected five cases of smuggling of gold and one case of smuggling of foreign currency. On Thursday, two women passengers Jyoti, 44, and Vairambal, 65,of Madurai , who arrived from Kuala Lumpur brought 600 gm jewellery, weighing 1.2 kg and valued at ₹36 lakhs, by wearing it. As they had not declared 36

26 April, 2018 3:47 PM Hard work pays off for Nihal Joel

It is a stunning rise for the Bengaluru quarter-miler Bengaluru: Only five years ago, Nihal Joel dreamt, like thousands of boys of his age, of a future as a football player. He watched Manchester United on TV every weekend, idolized Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and played in midfield for his school team. Next week, though, he will wear the India jersey in Colombo 43

11 April, 2018 7:42 PM Body of Malaysian stranded

The body of a Malaysian citizen, who died in Tiruchengode in Namakkal district, could not be flown from the international airport here on Wednesday, because of delay in furnishing documents. Adhini Annan, 68, landed here a few days ago along with his wife Eswari to attend a family function in Namakkal district and visit a temple in Erode district. Airport 39