Sri Lanka

  • Special report: Protests in Bangladesh over war crimes tribunal February 23, 2013

    This week on World View: Protests in Bangladesh over war crimes tribunal, a special report from Dhaka and the documentary No Fire Zone has set off a new round of protests over alleged human rights violation by Sri Lanka forces during 2009. Is it propaganda or proof of brutality: Should...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Prasada Kariyawasam February 20, 2013

    Sri Lankan High Commissioner Prasada Kariyawasam speaks to CNN-IBN on the allegations of war crimes against the LTTE. ...
  • Was Prabhakaran's son shot in cold blood by Sri Lankan army? February 19, 2013

    Some photographs have shown LTTE chief Prabhakaran's son shot dead with five bullet wounds. ...
  • Captaincy has done Clarke a lot of good: Srikkanth December 27, 2012

    Michael Clarke created Thursday an Australian record of maximum Test runs in a calender year with 1,595 runs, overtaking Ricky Ponting. ...
  • ICC needs to keep tab on T20 leagues October 8, 2012

    A new channel carried out a sting operation exposing umpires agreeing to fix Twenty20 matches in return for financial benefits. ...
  • Samuels innings made all the difference: Chopra October 8, 2012

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts review West Indies' World T20 win on Sunday night. ...
  • Can West Indies surprise favourites Sri Lanka? October 7, 2012

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts discuss what possibly can happen in the World Twenty20 final between Sri Lanka and West Indies. ...
  • Sri Lanka in their second World T20 final October 5, 2012

    Sri Lankan spinners defended a paltry 139 on a turning track to beat Pakistan by 16 runs in the ICC World Twenty20 semi-final. ...
  • Sri Lanka a surprise entry into semi-final: Manjrekar October 2, 2012

    After defeating England in their last Super Eight match, Sri Lanka become the first team to book a semi-final berth in World T20. ...
  • Super-Eight stage is the real deal: Aakash Chopra September 26, 2012

    CNN-IBN's cricket expert Aakash Chopra is hopeful of better cricket in the Super Eight stage of the World T20 after very predictable results in the group stage. ...
  • Has India lost influence in Sri Lanka over the Tamil issue? September 22, 2012

    MDMK chief Vaiko and 700 of his party supporters were arrested near Sanchi on Friday as they protested against visiting Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Has the Tamil issue compromised India's influence in Sri Lanka? Join CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar for a discussion in World View on Friday at 10 pm. ...
  • Sri Lanka thump Zimbabwe in World T20 opener September 19, 2012

    Ajantha Mendis's six-wicket haul spun Sri Lanka to a 82-run victory against Zimbabwe in the World Twenty20 2012 opener. ...
  • India can win ICC World T20: Ganguly September 8, 2012

    Former India captain Sourav Ganguly has backed MS Dhoni's men to win the ICC World T20 in Sri Lanka later this month. ...
  • The Last Word: Is Jayalalithaa's stand on SL students justified? September 4, 2012

    Is Jayalalithaa justified in prohibiting Sri Lankan students from playing football in Chennai? ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai: Rohit is a mysterious enigma August 4, 2012

    CNN-IBN's Editor-in-Chief believes the day will come when Rohit Sharma will be India's No. 4 in Test and ODIs; but for that, he must learn from his mistakes. ...
  • India look for early momentum against Sri Lanka July 20, 2012

    In the first ODI against Sri Lanka in Hambantota on Saturday, India would like to start on a winning note. ...
  • Dhoni focussed on Sri Lanka ODIs July 19, 2012

    India captain MS Dhoni says his team is confident of a good show in the five-ODI series against Sri Lanka, starting Saturday at Hambantota. ...
  • Yuvraj returns as India announce WC probables July 18, 2012

    Yuvraj Singh, who returned from cancer treatment in the USA in April, has been named in a 30-man probables squad for September's ICC World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka. ...
  • I'm enjoying my cricket: Sachin Tendulkar July 6, 2012

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN in Germany, Sachin Tendulkar said he has no plans of quitting the game. ...
  • India team for SL a happy merger: Manjrekar July 10, 2012

    Former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar has said that Indian team for Sri Lanka is a fine blend of youth and experience. ...
  • Tendulkar opts out of Sri Lanka ODIs July 10, 2012

    BCCI named a 15-man squad for the tour of Sri Lanka. While Sehwag and Zaheer made a comeback to the ODIs, Tendulkar opted out. ...
  • 'Yuvraj should be fit before World T20' April 9, 2012

    Cancer specialist Dr Sanjay Sharma expects Yuvraj Singh to be fully fit before the World T20 in September in Sri Lanka. ...
  • Is there a Western bias against Sri Lanka on UN vote? March 23, 2012

    Sri Lanka has dismissed the resolution calling it 'ill-timed, ill-conceived and borne out of ignorance'. ...
  • 'India's anti-Sri Lanka vote at UN disappointing' March 23, 2012

    India voted in favour of a US sponsored resolution at the UN Human Rights Council against Sri Lanka over alleged human rights violations during the war with the LTTE. ...
  • India's stand on UN resolution unfortunate: Sri Lanka March 23, 2012

    Sri Lanka is disappointed not just with India's stand but the resolution adopted at the UNHRC itself. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 22, 2012

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Has India made a diplomatic error by voting against Lanka on war crimes? March 22, 2012

    However, Sri Lanka got the support of 15 countries including Pakistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Russia and China, all of whom voted against the resolution. ...
  • News 360: war crime resolution against Sri Lanka adopted March 22, 2012

    Sources say Yeddyurappa has been promised rehabilitation and is likely to become Karnataka Chief Minister as early as next month. ...
  • Is there a Western bias against Sri Lanka on UN vote? March 23, 2012

    The UN Human Rights Council will on Thursday debate on a US resolution urging Colombo to probe alleged violations during its war with Tamil separatists. Sri Lanka has dismissed the resolution calling it 'ill-timed, ill-conceived and borne out of ignorance'. Do you agree? Join Suhasini Haidar in World View this...
  • The Last Word: PM's stand on UN anti-SL resolution a mistake? March 20, 2012

    Is the PM's decision to support an anti-Sri Lankan US-sponsored resolution at the UN a wise concession or an unfortunate mistake? ...