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News Sri Lanka » Events: Why violent Buddhist extremists are targeting Muslims in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://theconversation.com/why-violent-buddhist-extremists-are-targeting-muslims-in-sri-lanka-92951
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

It is hard to say if these latest events really do represent a global trend, but it’s deeply ominous to see extremist organisations collaborating across borders. Sri Lanka and Myanmar aren’t the only countries where this is happening; Thailand is also ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Nepal beat Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/nepal-beat-sri-lanka-south-asia-regional-qualifying/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Nepali girls’ team defeated Sri Lanka, while boys’ team produced mixed results in the South Asia Regional Qualifying event for ITF Asian U-12 and Team Championship here at the Satdobato Tennis Complex today. The girls’ team, who lost to India 3-0 on ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: BRFC members set for tour of Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/349310/BRFC-members-set-for-tour-of-Sri-Lanka
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

The club held a number of events over the last few months, such as the famous ‘Alternative Car Park’ and the more recent ‘Sponsored Walk from Muharraq to Saar’ to raise funds. Registered Sri Lanka have over 125,000 registered rugby players.

News Sri Lanka » Events: Sri Lanka's new Odel mall to transform Colombo into shopping hub

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096773864/Sri-Lankas-new-Odel-mall-to-transform-Colombo-into-shopping-hub
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

General Manager of CSCEC, Sri Lanka Branch, Zhang Xiaofu said the Odel mall will have ... open club house overlooking the Colombo city and an area for sports and fashion events. CSCEC said it will complete construction by 2020.

News Sri Lanka » Events: Lanka wooing Telangana tourists

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/lanka-wooing-telangana-tourists/article23662665.ece
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

It is hot alright in Sri Lanka now but “people visit our country throughout the year for its beaches, and now for several pilgrim spots, mountain tops, wildlife, events and destination weddings”, says Chammika Iddagodage, SriLankan Airlines manager for ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Festival promotes Sri Lankan culture in Hanoi

News channel or source: http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/art-entertainment/199481/festival-promotes-sri-lankan-culture-in-hanoi.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The diplomat told a press conference in Hanoi on April 23 that the event marks the 70th anniversary of Independence Day of Sri Lanka (February 4) and the 48th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Sri Lanka (1970-2018). The event will be ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Sri Lanka mulls criminalizing hate speech, fake news

News channel or source: https://www.ucanews.com/news/sri-lanka-mulls-criminalizing-hate-speech-fake-news/82096
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

He said whispers in government circles suggest Sri Lanka may go the same way as Malaysia, which recently passed a fake news law many consider too extreme. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced its enactment at an event marking National ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Nepali girls’ team make clean sweep of Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2018-04-25/nepali-girls-team-make-clean-sweep-of-sri-lanka.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

In the boys’ event, Nepali team consisting of Aki Zuben Rawat and Aarav Samrat Hada faced a 2-1 defeat against India before thumping Sri Lanka 3-0. Rawat suffered a 6-2, 6-2 defeat to Harsha Fogaat of India and Hada went down 6-2, 6-3 against Vansha Nandal.

News Sri Lanka » Events: Oppose the Sri Lankan government’s ban on May Day celebrations

News channel or source: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/04/25/sril-a25.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Other organisations that have planned May Day events on May 1 have come under similar attack ... of Wickremesinghe and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) of Sirisena, both lost their vote base. The gains were made by the rival Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna ...

News Sri Lanka » Events: Moscow invites Sri Lanka for Russia's 'Davos'

News channel or source: http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=183657
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

will have an exhibition the SPIEF Investment & Business Expo along with other events. We officially invite you to SPIEF 2018. This invite is directly from our Deputy Prime Minister Vladimirovich Dvorkovich" said HE Russian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Yuri ...