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  1. James Anderson credits success at Headingley to change in bowling endRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Cricket World

    England pace spearhead James Anderson , who starred with the ball on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley, said that changing the end from where he bowls has contributed to his success. Prior to the ongoing first Test against Sri Lanka, Anderson took 19 wickets from seven games in the venue between 2003 and 2015 at an average of 41.36, which is way higher than his career bowling average.


  2. Foreign aid reaches flooded Sri Lankan capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Daily Star

    Flood-affected Sri Lankans struggle to cross a torrent of floodwaters in Kelaniya, on the outskirts of Colombo on May 21, 2016. / AFP / ISHARA S.KODIKARA


  3. Food, emergency equipment arrives in flooded Sri LankaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | ABC News

    Foreign aid has begun arriving in Sri Lanka, bringing help to half a million people who have been driven from their homes by heavy rains and deadly landslides, as floodwaters subsided slightly, officials said. The Sri Lankan Foreign ministry said an Indian Air Force plane carrying emergency supplies had arrived in Colombo while two Indian naval ships were also expected at the port in the capital.


  4. Sri Lanka donates a replica of Avukana Buddha statue to Telangana state of IndiaRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Colombo Page

    May 21, Colombo: Sri Lanka has donated a replica of Avukana Buddha statue to the Telangana state of India to install in a Buddhist theme park being built in the Indian state. The Telangana State Tourism Development Corporation , which has grand plans of developing and reconstructing Buddhist sites and monasteries in the state, has received the 27-feet replica of the standing Buddha statue from the government of Sri Lanka, Times of India reported.


  5. Terror of Sri Lankan landslides: 'All I could do was scream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Albany Times Union

    Sri Lankan landslide survivors try to salvage their belongings buried in the mud after a landslide in Elangipitiya village in Aranayaka about 72 kilometers north east of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Soldiers and police used sticks and bare hands Wednesday to dig through enormous piles of mud covering houses in three villages hit by massive landslides in central Sri Lanka, with hundreds of families reported missing.


  6. Beyonce's Ivy Park apparel has 'rigorous ethical' program, retailer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Manila Bulletin

    Ivy Park, the sportswear brand that is a joint venture between singer Beyonce and Topshop tycoon Philip Green, has defended itself against a Sun newspaper report that says its supplier in Sri Lanka uses "sweatshop slaves" to produce the clothing. Workers making some of the clothes at MAS Holdings in Sri Lanka earn just 4.30 pounds a day, the tabloid reported on Sunday.


  7. How Bad Is Beyonc 's Indian - Sweatshop'?Lizzie CrockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Daily Beast

    ... sensational stories to its readers, many of whom probably don't know how much $380 a month is worth to women in Sri Lanka , or that "living wages" are hard to quantify and money-making alternatives are considerably worse than factory jobs (women ...


  8. More rain forecast with thousands displaced by Sri Lanka floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Sunday Herald

    Hundreds of small boats are navigating deep floodwaters that have inundated thousands of homes in the Sri Lankan capital to deliver aid and rescue residents, as forecasters warned of more heavy rain. The week-long rains have caused chaos across Sri Lanka, unleashing deadly landslides and driving tens of thousands from their homes.


  9. England enforce follow-on after feeble Lanka fold for 91Read the original story

    Friday May 20 |

    Leeds, May.20 : England decided to enforce the follow-on at Headingley after bowling out an inexperienced Sri Lankan batting line-up for mere 91 on the second day of the opening Test on Friday. In response to England's first innings total of 298, Sri Lanka batsmen struggled against seamers James Anderson and Stuart Broad on a typically cold and overcast day.


  10. MomentumA Different Kind of MotherRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | American Reporter

    ... Marie Claire. On the eve of the woman's death, reporter Jan Goodwin interviewed Menake, a 27-year-old member of Sri Lanka's Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, which supposedly has more female suicide bombers than any organization in the world. It ...


  11. England vs Sri LankaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 |

    England face off against Sri Lanka in the second Test at Chester-le-Street starting May 27, 2016. The third and final Test will be played at Lord's from June 9. There will be 5 One-Day Internationals and a one-off Twenty20 International to follow.


  12. England vs Sri Lanka 2016 Live streaming: Watch live telecast of Eng vs SL Day 3 on Starsports.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 |

    The Day 3 of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka is set to go underway at 3.30pm at Headingly, Leeds. At the end of the second day, Sri Lanka faced follow-on and were put to bat again.


  13. Beyonce's 'Sweatshops' Help the PoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... advances in technology and the opening of world markets, their suffering will continue to be mitigated. But until Sri Lanka reaches First-World status, it's important to put Ivy Park, and countless other brands like it, into proper context. The ...


  14. Sri Lankan air force mobilizes to rescue flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Reuters

    ... across the country. Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena is pledging support. (SOUNDBITE) (Sinhala) SRI LANKA PRESIDENT, MAITHRIPALA SIRISENA, SAYING: "The government has given priority to provide the maximum amount of relief to people who are ...


  15. More Concerns about Transitional Justice in Sri LankaRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Switched

    Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera has recently received a letter from Tamil civil society organizations and individuals . The letter deals broadly with Colombo's plans for transitional justice and the way the creation of an Office for Missing Persons is being handled.


  16. 'Anderson one of the greats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Sky Sports

    Steve Harmison was full of praise for James Anderson and Stuart Broad as England's opening pair took a combined nine wickets on day two of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley. England bowled the visitors out for 91 - enforcing the follow-on - after they had notched 298 in their first innings.


  17. England v Sri Lanka, 1st Test Day Two: Five Things We LearnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Yahoo!

    ... the ground for four through square leg. Bairstow couldn't believe it while Finn just laughed. Utterly outrageous. Sri Lanka are following on but the lead of 206 does make you wonder... an innings victory in the offing? Conditions are expected to be ...


  18. Millions displaced as Cyclone Roanu slams through Sri Lanka en route to Bangladesh, MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | National Post

    The Bay of Bengal's first cyclone of the monsoon season has ushered in torrential rains and high winds in the region, leaving dozens dead and millions of others without a home. Cyclone Roanu, which pounded the coast of Sri Lanka earlier this week, continues to move northeastward in the Bay of Bengal.


  19. Sri Lanka: A Sinhalese Honored by a main Tamil Diaspora Group by Awarding a Prestigious AwardRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | World News Report

    ... brethren. When Dr. Senewiratne saw the rights of Tamils were impinged upon by successive Sinhalese governments of Sri Lanka and peaceful democratic protests were put down by government-sponsored pogroms and by military force, he made it his mission ...


  20. Top Spin at the Test: Jimmy Anderson posts best Headingley figures...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Daily Mail

    England took control of the first Test against Sri Lanka after posting a score of 298 before skittling the tourists out for 91 to enforce the follow-on. Jonny Bairwstow hit a stunning century to rescue the hosts before Jimmy Anderson recorded his best-ever figures at Headingley with a five-for.