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News Sri Lanka » Education: Evidence for persistent forest reliance by indigenous peoples in historical Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://phys.org/news/2018-04-evidence-persistent-forest-reliance-indigenous.html
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

while they previously occupied villages across Sri Lanka, including within the Wet Zone rainforests, British colonial policy, and the development of Sri Lankan state education systems and legal orders, led to their decline and focus on more open ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: There’s no respect for foreign women in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/There-s-no-respect-for-foreign-women-in-Sri-Lanka-149106.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Every time there is a bad news in Sri Lanka it spreads so fast and gets the attention of ... English is the language of the law in this country and it is a sign of education. They hide behind their inability to speak English and use it as a tool to bully ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Latest van attack victim identified as single mom originally from Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://www.cp24.com/news/latest-van-attack-victim-identified-as-single-mom-originally-from-sri-lanka-1.3901080
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

The latest victim of the North York van attack to be identified was a single mother from Sri Lanka who had just finished her first ... to support them in any way possible,” TDSB Director of Education John Malloy said in a statement.

News Sri Lanka » Education: Details of Toronto victims, most of whom were women, begin to emerge

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/details-of-toronto-victims-most-of-whom-were-women-begin-to-emerge/2018/04/25/a6e44472-4827-11e8-8082-105a446d19b8_story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Renuka Amarasinghe, a single mother from Sri Lanka of a 7-year-old son, was the latest victim to be identified. Her death was confirmed by John Malloy, the director of education for the Toronto District School Board, who said that she had worked at a ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Building a more English-literate Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=183511
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

As a National Education Commission Report puts it, in Sri Lanka English "continues to be an agent of social differentiation", with good quality education and jobs being limited to a select English literate population. The fact that many students miss out ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Pakistan’s Jinnah Scholarships for 182 Sri Lankan students

News channel or source: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/article/1042512/pakistans-jinnah-scholarships-for-182-sri-lankan-students
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Chairman University Grants Commission (UGC), Sri Lanka, Prof. Mohan De Silva was the chief guest ... to Sri Lankan students to pursue higher professional education in Pakistan, every year. Chairman UGC, Prof. Mohan De Silva, in his speech, paid a rich ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: A Health Camp at Gangulatenna, Sri Pada

News channel or source: http://www.dailynews.lk/2018/04/19/business/148610/health-camp-gangulatenna-sri-pada
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Director Passenger Vehicles, Yohann De Zoysa and Head of... Unilever Sri Lanka, a company with a proud 80 year history in the country, together with the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka Dental Association (SLDA) and the FDI (Fédération...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Tsunami survivor gets chance to thank Meredith College employee who helped fund his education

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/tsunami-survivor-gets-chance-to-thank-meredith-college-employee-who-helped-fund-his-education/17487544/
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Raleigh, N.C. — A survivor of the 2004 tsunami that killed more than 230,000 people in Sri Lanka was in Raleigh this weekend to say thank you. Eroshan Weerathunga was 18 years old when the tsunami devastated his community in Sri Lanka. His father ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Ordinary Level Exam results 2017 Reaching a milestone in Sri Lanka’s education

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Ordinary-Level-Exam-results-Reaching-a-milestone-in-Sri-Lanka-s-education-148836.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

When the results of the much-awaited Ordinary Level Examination were released last week there were very many new aspirations among the students, teachers and administrators in the education sector. Several years ago there was criticism levelled against ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Businessmen from Sri Lanka, Taiwan and 8 other countries to arrive in Bishkek

News channel or source: https://24.kg/english/81722_Businessmen_from_Sri_Lanka_Taiwan_and_8_other_countries_to_arrive_in_Bishkek/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

The arena of the Kyrgyz Institute of Physical Education and Sports will host the Congress and ... Turkey, Uzbekistan and Sri Lanka. They are ready to present the latest developments in the food industry and the production of organic food.