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Tuesday June 25, 2019
Malaysia's Hyrax eyes Bangladesh, India from Sri Lanka lubricant plant  EconomyNext

Malaysia based Hyrax Oil which has commissioned a contract blending for Sri Lanka's state-run Ceylon Petroleum Corporation is eyeing other South Asian ...






Tuesday June 25, 2019
Situation Report - Sri Lanka 24th June 2019 at 1800hrs - Sri Lanka  ReliefWeb

A *service* provided by UN OCHA. ReliefWeb has been the leading online source for reliable and timely humanitarian information on global crises and disasters ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Rajitha claims MR invited leaders with 32 wives to visit Sri Lanka  Colombo Gazette

Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne says former President Mahinda Rajapaksa had invited world leaders with 32 wives to visit Sri Lanka. He said that when ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Scores of Sri Lankan refugees in Tamil Nadu seek Indian citizenship  Colombo Gazette

Scores of Sri Lankan refugees living in various camps in Virudhunagar district in Tamil Nadu today (Monday) submitted separate petitions seeking Indian ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Muslims 'Targeted With Arbitrary Arrests' After Easter Massacre  The Organization for World Peace

Muslim people in Sri Lanka are being targeted with arbitrary arrests after the Easter Church attacks in the country in April. The Easter massacres, claimed by the ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Foreign countries haven't lost confidence in Sri Lanka - PM  adaderana.lk

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that foreign countries have not lost their confidence in Sri Lanka even after the terrorist attacks on Easter Sunday.






Monday June 24, 2019
A relationship characterised by amity  Ceylon Daily News

Pre 1915 era was a period when there was agitation for constitutional reform and Buddhist revival. British officials were happy when there was public support ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Spink Collectors' Series sale July 10-11 in London  Linn's Stamp News

Among the highlights of the Spink Collectors' series sale July 10-11 in London is this registered cover front sent May 22, 1882, from Nicosia, Cyprus, to Hull, ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Rocky path ahead for Sri Lanka's small and mid-sized lenders, says Fitch  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka's small and medium-sized banks (SMBs) will have to brace for a turbulent period ahead, stemming from the weaker asset quality and pressure on ...






Monday June 24, 2019
England v Australia: Morgan's men look for response after Sri Lanka setback  Yahoo Sports

After a surprise loss last time out, England will be eager to avoid slipping up at Lord's on Tuesday when they take on Australia.






Monday June 24, 2019
How Pakistan, Bangladesh and West Indies Can Make The Cricket World Cup 2019 Semifinals  Outlook India

Sri Lanka's 20-run win over England at Headingley, Leeds on Friday (June 21) has opened up the race for the four semifinal spots in the ICC Cricket World Cup ...






Monday June 24, 2019
PM Modi's Visit After Easter Bombings Helped Sri Lanka Tourism: Minister  NDTV News

In an effort to restore the Sri Lankan tourism following the Easter attacks in April, the country's tourism minister John Amaratunga visited Mumbai to canvas his ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Sri Lanka's likely to raise $2 billion via sovereign bonds - government officials  Yahoo Finance

Sri Lanka is likely to raise $2 billion through 5-year and 10-year sovereign bonds launched on Monday, two government officials told Reuters, as the Indian ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Top Sri Lanka defence official faces charges over Easter attacks  Dhaka Tribune

Hemasiri Fernando, who was defence secretary before the April 21 bombing of three churches and three hotels, should be investigated for his failure to prevent ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Presidential candidate 2020?  News 1st

COLOMBO (News 1st) - Political activists of the SLPP expressed the following views on the presidential candidate of their party. MP Shehan Semasinghe - Get ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Sharing Facebook messages to be limited in Sri Lanka  Hiru News

Facebook says it will be limiting the number of people a Sri Lanka-based user can forward messages to on the social media platform and is improving its artificial ...






Monday June 24, 2019
England vs Australia: Dream11 Playing 11, Captain and Vice-Captain Prediction for World Cup 2019 Match 32  India Today

Dream11 Prediction, England vs Australia Captain and Vice Captain Prediction: Cricket's oldest rivalry will be renewed on Tuesday at the Lord's cricket ground ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Sri Lanka to strengthen bilateral relations with Singapore  Colombo Gazette

The newly appointed High Commissioner-designate of Sri Lanka to the Republic of Singapore, Sashikala Premawardhane assumed duties at the Mission today, ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Elephant Calves Are Being Killed With Horrific 'Jaw Exploder' Devices in Sri Lanka  Newsweek

The homemade explosives have become the leading cause of death for elephants in Sri Lanka, where hundreds of the endangered animals are killed each ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Windies blow as Russell out of World Cup due to injury  Sport24

London - The West Indies' faltering World Cup campaign suffered a *fresh* blow on Monday as all-rounder Andre Russell was ruled out for the remainder of the ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Doctors strike following a heated situation at Kalutara hospital  News 1st

COLOMBO (News 1st) - Doctors attached to government hospitals in the Kalutara District launched a strike at 12 pm this afternoon after a tense situation - Get ...






Monday June 24, 2019
LIVE news updates: More spent on publicity than crucial schemes says Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad  National Herald

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad slammed the central government for spending over 50% of the total funds of the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' and the ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Progress of ACSA compromises the sovereignty of the country  News 1st

COLOMBO (News 1st) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Jeddah Saudi Arabia today (June 24) for talks amidst heightened tensions with Iran.






Monday June 24, 2019
Which of these four teams will earn the fourth spot in the World Cup 2019 semi finals - Tamil News  IndiaGlitz.com

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 has entered the real interesting phase as four evenly balanced teams will be going all guns blazing to secure the fourth spot in ...






Monday June 24, 2019
UN Rights Chief raises concerns on Sri Lanka as UNHRC meets  Colombo Gazette

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet today raised concerns on Sri Lanka as the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) met for its 41st ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Road To Playoffs Starts In Borderline Fastball League  DiscoverWeyburn.com

It was a busy weekend in the Borderline Ladies' Fastball League, with five games on the go.






Monday June 24, 2019
Sri Lanka launches its National Card Scheme  Lanka Business Online

Jun 24, 2019 (LBO) – The Central Bank of Sri Lanka together with LankaClear (LCPL) achieved a significant milestone in the country's payment landscape by ...






Monday June 24, 2019
  1. Sri Lanka sees 5-10 per cent drop in Indian tourists this year  BusinessLine
  2. Sri Lanka sees 5-10% drop in Indian tourist arrivals this year  Economic Times
  3. Sri Lanka aims to woo 400,000 Indian tourists after Easter bomb attacks  Business Standard
  4. Sri Lanka introduces new tour packages to boost tourism  The Hindu
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Monday June 24, 2019
Sri Lanka to conduct massive countrywide drug awareness program - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

COLOMBO, June 24 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka will conduct a massive countrywide drug awareness program in the coming eight days with the participation of the ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Sri Lanka sees 5-10 per cent drop in Indian tourist arrivals this year  India TV News

The recent bombings in Sri Lanka during Easter, which has drastically hit the country's tourism sector, is expecting 5-10 per cent decline in Indian tourist arrival ...






Monday June 24, 2019
  1. Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3: Sakshi Agarwal to Paruthiveeran Saravanan, meet the 15 contestants  India Today
  2. Bigg Boss Tamil 3 with Kamal Haasan launched: Sri Lankan model, Malaysian singer and 13 others enter...  Hindustan Times
  3. Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3: Meet All the Contestants of Kamal Haasan-hosted Reality Show  News18
  4. Bigg Boss Tamil 3 kicks off: Final list of contestants is here.  Cinema Express
  5. Bigg Boss Tamil 3: A Tamil ‘Diaspora’ Season  The Quint
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Monday June 24, 2019
CTC drags Sri Lanka stocks 0.17- pct down at close  EconomyNext

Sri Lanka stocks closed 0.17 percent lower on Monday with Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) dragging the index down, brokers said.






Monday June 24, 2019
There’s an unusual connection between India’s Balakot mission and Sri Lanka’s first ever satellite — the epic  Business Insider India

The Indian Air Force code named the Balakot strike as Operation Bandar. Sri Lanka named its first ever satellite, RAAVANA-1. India and Sri Lanka have been.






Monday June 24, 2019
Sri Lankan Buddhist monk calls for stoning on Muslims after Easter bombings  The Asian Age

Colombo: Muslims in Sri Lanka say they fear new attacks after a top Buddhist monk called for violence against members of the religious minority, claiming a ...






Monday June 24, 2019
President Sirisena calls for a repeal of the 19th amendment  Tamil Guardian

President Sirisena has called for the repealing the 19th amendment of the Sri Lankan constitution to ensure political stability despite the amendments forming a ...






Monday June 24, 2019
National Savings Bank Sri Lanka rated [Sl] AAA by ICRA  EconomyNext

ICRA Lanka Limited has given a rating of [SL] AAA with a stable outlook to state-run National Savings Bank backed by government ownership and a lending ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Facebook limits message sharing in Sri Lanka over hate speech  Tamil Guardian

The social media platform, Facebook is to limit message sharing in Sri Lanka in an effort to curb hate speech. Artificial intelligence (AI) will also be used to ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Sri Lanka's army commander says working with India on intelligence  Tamil Guardian

Sri Lanka's army commander confirmed they were working with Indian counterparts on intelligence following the Easter Sunday bombings by Islamist extremists ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Gotabhaya to be SLPP presidential candidate - Basil  Tamil Guardian

The former Sri Lankan defence secretary, Gotabhaya Rajapaksa will be the presidential candidate for the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), Basil ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Facebook adds new restrictions to tackle hate speech in Sri Lanka  News 1st

Colombo (News1st) - Facebook is introducing changes to its systems in order to curb the spread of hate speech in Sri Lanka and Myanmar. TechCrunch reports ...






Monday June 24, 2019
Time to ‘Act South’  The Statesman

Though it may seem far-fetched at first glance, Sri Lanka and the North-east have several things in common. Rangan Dutta | Kolkata | June 24, 2019 12:22 pm.






Monday June 24, 2019
Lufthansa Group completes its GSA representation in Sri Lanka  adaderana.lk

Representation of all Lufthansa Group Airlines in the country:Lufthansa German Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, SWISS and Edelweiss ...






Monday June 24, 2019
ICC World Cup 2019: Qualification scenarios - Road to semi-finals for different teams  Hindustan Times

This World Cup needs to thank Sri Lanka for opening up the entire table when they inflicted a shock defeat on England at Leeds. This has now thrown open ...






Monday June 24, 2019
L&T Construction Awarded Significant Contract For Water Supply And Distribution In Sri Lanka  SteelGuru

The Construction arm of L&T has secured orders from prestigious clients in Sri Lanka and from within India. An EPC order has been bagged from the National ...






Monday June 24, 2019
How did Hizbullah obtain Rs. 3 bn from Saudi Arabia?  Daily Mirror

By Sujith Hewajulige. The Sectoral Oversight Committee on Education and Human Resources Development in Parliament has recommended that an inquiry be ...




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