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News Sri Lanka » Events: World Health Day 2018 to be celebrated in Sri Lanka – Dirctor General, WHO

News channel or source: http://www.asiantribune.com/node/91508
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The DG congratulating Sri Lanka which celebrates the 70th Anniversary of its Independence next month, said "there is no more fitting place for this event, as you know, Sri Lanka has a long history of providing free healthcare for its people.” In response ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Sri Lanka police destroy record seizure of cocaine

News channel or source: http://www.omaha.com/news/world/sri-lanka-police-destroy-record-seizure-of-cocaine/article_5bd07ec3-476d-5ded-bc7d-1d024e3ad176.html
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said the drugs were not meant for Sri Lanka and that no suspects were found. President Maithripala Sirisena and other top officers attended Monday's event. Sri Lanka's Law and Order minister Sagala Rathnayaka said Sri ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Scandal-hit Thai temple helps to stage mass Buddhist event in Myanmar

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-buddhism/scandal-hit-thai-temple-helps-to-stage-mass-buddhist-event-in-myanmar-idUSKBN1FA0LS
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The Mandalay event aimed to “tighten the relationship between both Myanmar and Thailand (and) unite the Theravada monkhood” in the region, according to a Dhammakaya Foundation press release. Myanmar, Thailand and Sri Lanka are predominantly Buddhist ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: DIARY-Political and General News Events from Jan 22

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/commoditiesNews/idAFL4N1PH3WV
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

COLOMBO - Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will visit Sri Lanka (to Jan. 24 ... items does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event.

News Sri Lanka » Events: Sri Lanka destroys $108 mn haul of cocaine

News channel or source: http://morungexpress.com/sri-lanka-destroys-108-mn-haul-cocaine/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

“We are very serious about the zero tolerance policy on this … we have a long way to go,” said Minister of Law and Order Sagala Ratnayaka attending the event. “Sri Lanka is being used as a transit hub. This haul would have been for transit purposes ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Musical evening in Colombo celebrates India and Sri Lanka @ 70

News channel or source: https://news.lk/news/sports-travel/item/19303-musical-evening-in-colombo-celebrates-india-and-sri-lanka-70
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The event showcased the shared cultural ethos between India and Sri Lanka and is a reflection of the vibrant cultural connect between the people from both countries. A special exhibition of musical instruments from both countries was also organized ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Cricket: Hathurusingha savours new challenge with Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-sports/cricket-hathurusingha-savours-new-challenge-with-sri-lanka/ar-AAuEOM4
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

A tri-nation one-day international tournament starts Monday with a contest between Zimbabwe and Bangladesh. Sri Lanka's first match of the event is against Zimbabwe Wednesday, before they face Bangladesh two days later. It is familiar ground for ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: SL vs ZIM Tri-series 2018, 4th ODI, Review: Sri Lanka thump Zimbabwe to register maiden victory

News channel or source: https://www.crictracker.com/sl-vs-zim-tri-series-2018-4th-odi-review-sri-lanka-thump-zimbabwe-to-register-maiden-victory/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Sri Lanka had had a horrendous run in the ongoing tri-nation series ... However, the Lions hunt down the African team by a margin of five wickets and stormed to their maiden victory of the event. On a slow wicket, Graeme Cremer won the toss and elected ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Sri Lanka police destroy record seizure of cocaine

News channel or source: http://www.ourmidland.com/news/crime/article/Sri-Lanka-police-destroy-record-seizure-of-cocaine-12498353.php
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said the drugs were not meant for Sri Lanka and that no suspects were found. President Maithripala Sirisena and other top officers attended Monday's event. Sri Lanka's Law and Order minister Sagala Rathnayaka said Sri ...