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News Sri Lanka » North Western: Over 500,000 people still affected by drought in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-04/19/c_137122881.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The DMC said the 10 districts, located in the northern, northwestern and eastern provinces of Sri Lanka, had been affected and the Puttalam district in the north western province is the worst-affected area with 216,670 people suffering from the drought.

News Sri Lanka » North Western: 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

North Western Province recorded the second highest percentage (74.60) of students who qualified to study for the A/L Exam. Western Province came third with 74.58%. Southern, NWP, WP, and Sabaragamuwa (74.33%) provinces have a higher qualifying rate to ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: THE WHALES OF SRI LANKA

News channel or source: http://divemagazine.co.uk/eco/8038-the-whales-of-sri-lanka
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

The North Atlantic grey ... When she returned to her native Sri Lanka, she began the Sri Lankan Whale Project (now Oceanswell), and along the way was granted her masters from Oxford and her PhD from the University of Western Australia.

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Sri Lanka’s Norochcholai power plant shuts down temporarily

News channel or source: http://www.lankabusinessonline.com/sri-lankas-norochcholai-power-plant-shuts-down-temporarily/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

North Western Central Environmental Authority had earlier informed ... Norochcholai is the largest power station in Sri Lanka with a total capacity of 900MW. Unit one of Norochcholai has been shut down at a very critical time where the drought prevails ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: All-inclusive Sri Lanka, India & Thailand

News channel or source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/cruises/partners/ocean-cruise/broadway-travel/all-inclusive-sri-lanka-india-thailand/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Sailing aboard the Marella Discovery, you'll go from glamorous Dubai to tropical Indonesia, via all the captivating culture and stunning sights of Sri Lanka, Malaysia and India ... as a bridge between eastern and western culture. Goa was a Portuguese ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Sri Lanka: New Report On Ongoing Use Of Surveillance, Harassment And Intimidation In North – OpEd

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/15032018-sri-lanka-new-report-on-ongoing-use-of-surveillance-harassment-and-intimidation-in-north-oped/
Publication date: hursday 15 March 2018

Based on interviews with 27 war-affected individuals and human rights activists from the North of Sri Lanka, we find that – despite some ... facing intra- and inter-ethnic relations in the Western Balkans. It is TransConflict’s assertion that the ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Castes and Votes Sri Lanka needs a longer Nonagathaya for sanity

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/148838/Castes-and-Votes-Sri-Lanka-needs-a-longer-Nonagathaya-for-sanity
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Recent shuffling of Governors to Provincial Councils (PC) had its share of caste and religious preferences the South never paid any attention to It was said President Sirisena would re-appoint Western Province ... fact in Sri Lanka that if not often ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Climate change-fuelled drought pushes Sri Lanka farmers to cities

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/569795/Climate-change-fuelled-drought-pushes-Sri-Lanka-fa
Publication date: Friday 03 November 2017

For the most part they come from the country’s agricultural Central, South, North Western and North Central provinces, according to Sri Lanka’s Department of Census and Statistics. In the two districts of Colombo and Gampaha, one in every four ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Sri Lanka Travel Advisory

News channel or source: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/sri-lanka-travel-advisory.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Please verify this information with the Embassy of Sri Lanka before traveling. The Sri Lankan military continues to maintain a significant presence in the north. The system of ... protests directed toward western embassies and international organizations ...