Cairn India, majority held by Cairn Energy, will start drilling for oil in Sri Lanka's northwestern Mannar basin in August, though commercial production would be at least six years off if it finds any.
RPP Infra Projects has started a new venture in Sri Lanka, which will be known as RPP Infra Projects (Lanka) Ltd.
Aiming to attract passengers of South and East Asian origin, Jet Airways has applied to the government for traffic rights to rapidly expand into continental Europe to fly people to Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Thailand.
Rain delayed the start of the fourth day of the second test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord's on Monday.
Tillakaratne Dilshan batted with the responsibility appropriate to his new role as Sri Lanka captain during an accomplished unbeaten century on the second day of the second test at Lord's on Saturday.
Relationship with India was vital to Sri Lanka's war against the LTTE as Colombo did not want any Indian intervention as happened in 1987, defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa said here today.
Sri Lanka will be introducing online visas for tourists visiting the island country within next two months on a trial basis, a senior diplomat said here.
Sri Lankan seamer Farveez Maharoof has insisted that the team is not distracted by reports that batsman Upul Tharanga failed a dope test during the World Cup, saying the players have not even discussed the matter as they are focussed on the ongoing Test series against England.
Sri Lanka opening batsman Upul Tharanga tested positive for an banned substance at this year's World Cup, an International Cricket Council (ICC) source told Reuters on Sunday.
Jonathan Trott ground his way to a painstaking, chanceless double century as the rain-affected first test between England and Sri Lanka headed for a draw on Sunday.
Embracing quick-silver changes in technology and the growth of sport as a social currency are driving ESPN Star Sport's growth in Asia, the broadcaster's managing director told Reuters.
BPO service provider Firstsource Solutions on Tuesday said it will acquire a 74% stake in Sri Lanka's telecom service provider Dialog Axiata PLC's BPO arm and the two firms will form a joint venture company called Firstsource-Dialog Solutions.
Ajay Piramal, Chairman of Piramal Group, in an interview with CNBC-TV18’s Latha Venkatesh and Gautam Broker, gave his perspective of the fourth quarter performance and their divulged future plans.
India never felt the burden of expectations when the team went out to reclaim the World Cup title on home soil after a hiatus of 28 years, said triumphant captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
'We were gutted', Muttiah Muralitharan said today about Sri Lanka''s defeat by India in the World Cup final, a match he had hoped to be the grand finale of his career during which he has collected 1334 international wickets.
Drenched in euphoria over the historic Cricket World Cup victory, India today knew no bounds in celebrating the triumph of its Men in Blue as the joyous country showered them with praises and awards.
The triumphant Indian cricket team has been fined for its slow over rate in the World Cup final against Sri Lanka, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Sunday.
Muttiah Muralitharan embodied the magic and mystery of Sri Lankan cricket with his prodigious powers of spin which took him to heights unlikely to ever be exceeded.
The Indian community across the world went into frenzied celebrations after Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men defeated Sri Lanka to reclaim the cricket World Cup title after a hiatus of 28 years.
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was ready for potential pillory after taking a couple of gambles that could have easily backfired in Saturday's World Cup final against Sri Lanka.
The roads of Mumbai were virtually deserted for almost 10 hours on Saturday but the moment Mahendra Singh Dhoni belted a six to end India's 28-year wait for the World Cup title, thousands of people poured on to the streets to celebrate the win.
Key moments from India's six-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the World Cup final at Wankhede Stadium on Saturday.
The MS Dhoni-led side beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in the final in Mumbai. Gautam Gambhir led the Indian run chase of 275 but fell three run short of his maiden World Cup century in the final at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday.
Every boundary hit during the World Cup final clash between India and Sri Lanka at the Wankhede stadium here today will ensure free access to books and libraries for a few children across the world.
After a month and a half of high quality cricket, India and Sri Lanka are the last two standing and it will be a match worthy of the finals. Both sides boast of world class batting line-ups, and match-winning bowlers. So, what should Dhoni do to demolish the Lankans? What do a few veterans of India Inc say?