Raptors reach brink of first NBA title by beating Warriors

Toronto Raptors Kawhi Leonard charges between Stephen Curry (left), and Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors in the second half during game four of the NBA finals (AFP pic) OAKLAND: Kawhi Leonard scored 36 points and the Toronto Raptors moved to the brink of their first NBA title Friday by beating defending champion Golden […]

Sri Lanka president vows to block Easter attacks probe

Maithripala Sirisena has repeatedly denied he was aware of an impending threat. (AFP pic) COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s president has told his cabinet that he will not cooperate with a parliamentary investigation into security lapses leading to the Easter suicide bombings, official sources said Saturday. Maithripala Sirisena summoned an emergency meeting of his cabinet on Friday […]