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News Sri Lanka » History: 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

The repatriation process is ongoing but will see members of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History bring Wanniyalaeto remains for burial in Sri Lanka, following appropriate tradition. This is the first time that an archaeological science ...

News Sri Lanka » History: British tourist who caught an STD and didn’t know if her baby was her husband's after being raped by electrician at luxury hotel during Sri Lanka holiday is denied compensation

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5660673/British-tourist-raped-luxury-hotel-Sri-Lanka-holiday-denied-compensation.html
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

The woman was on holiday with her husband at Sri Lanka's Club Bentota Hotel when she was attacked ... And the hotel had no reason to suppose from his past history that he might rape one of the guests. Sir Terence concluded: 'Although we have great sympathy ...

News Sri Lanka » History: How low can they go? Five lowest team totals in ODI history

News channel or source: https://www.mid-day.com/articles/how-low-can-they-go-five-lowest-team-totals-in-odi-history/16969176
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

On this day in 2004, Zimbabwe were bowled out for a mere 35 runs by Sri Lanka - the lowest team score in One-Day International history. We take a look at the top 5 lowest scores by ODI teams On this day in 2004, Zimbabwe were bowled out for a mere 35 runs ...

News Sri Lanka » History: Sri Lankan Muslims: the new ‘others’?

News channel or source: http://himalmag.com/sri-lankan-muslims-the-new-others/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Sri Lanka’s Constitution guarantees Muslims the same rights ... which killed 13 soldiers in particular. A history of Tamil invasions from India in centuries past was also used as justification. Reprehensible as that false causality is, Lankan Muslims ...

News Sri Lanka » History: Sri Lanka committed to preventing financial crime: Mangala

News channel or source: http://www.asiantribune.com/node/91774
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Sr\ Sri Lanka has long identified the risk of financial crime as a priority area, given the country’s history in battling a sophisticated terror organization. A number of measures were taken over the years and the government is currently working on ...

News Sri Lanka » History: On a mission to save Sri Lanka’s film heritage

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/On-a-mission-to-save-Sri-Lanka-s-film-heritage-148801.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

However, the medium cinema had arrived in Sri Lanka only in 1902, seven years after the commencement ... These three film bases were the major technical changes in world film history”, he said. Gordon said that film makers and manufactures had started ...

News Sri Lanka » History: Tribute to Sri Lanka’s unsung heroes in the health sector

News channel or source: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/180422/plus/tribute-to-sri-lankas-unsung-heroes-in-the-health-sector-290046.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

This is the tribute that respected Anaesthetist Dr. Lakshman Karalliedde, based in London, England, paid to the ‘unsung heroes’ in the health sector at the launch of the ‘History of Medicine in Sri Lanka: 1948-2018’ held recently amidst a ...

News Sri Lanka » History: Revisiting northern Sri Lanka’s battlefields

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/life-and-style/travel/revisiting-northern-sri-lankas-battlefields/article23600619.ece
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

which once housed some of the most ancient history of the South Asian region. We then visited the well-fortified Palali Air Base, from where the IPKF was launched after the Indo-Sri Lanka Peace Accord between Rajiv Gandhi and JR Jayewardene, to pay homage ...

News Sri Lanka » History: Sri Lanka: No Confidence Motion And The Tamil Vote – OpEd

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/19042018-sri-lanka-no-confidence-motion-and-the-tamil-vote-oped/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

I have labeled Sri Lanka as a “failed case of reconciliation” in some ... My critique of this Sinhala nationalist theory has been founded on recent history. The unity government came to power on slogans of democracy, good governance and reconciliation.

News Sri Lanka » History: Lord Buddha’s relics from MSU won’t go to Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/vadodara/lord-buddhas-relics-from-msu-wont-go-to-sri-lanka/articleshow/63806481.cms
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Vadodara: The relics of Lord Buddha will not be transported to Sri Lanka. The National Museum ... The relics are in pride possession of the Department of Archaeology and Ancient History of MSU which all this years have safeguarded them in lock and key.