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News Sri Lanka » North Western: Marketing, infrastructure needed for Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://hotelnewsnow.com/articles/267604/Marketing-infrastructure-needed-for-Sri-Lanka
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Fewer than 10 years have passed since the end of the country’s 25-year civil war in May 2009, and the mostly Tamil-populated north ... of Sri Lanka to destinations such as Wilpattu National Park, the eastern coasts and the city of Trincomalee, western ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: It’s now officially revealed: Sri Lanka’s foreign policy made overseas

News channel or source: http://asiantribune.com/node/91476
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

Last year a group of Western democracy and human rights groups ... and intern could get Washington to dictate terms to Sri Lanka. Thomas Ambrosio, Assistant Professor of Political Science, North Dakota State University in a submission on the issue of ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Belt and road, or a Chinese dream for the return of tributary states? Sri Lanka offers a cautionary tale

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/2127415/belt-and-road-or-chinese-dream-return-tributary-states-sri
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

With the 19th Communist Party Congress concluded, President Xi Jinping’s “Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era” is now ­enshrined as the North Star for government ... financial risks, and Sri Lanka is the prime example.

News Sri Lanka » North Western: CEYPETCO bans the sale of ‘Lanka Kerosene Oil’

News channel or source: http://www.dailynews.lk/2018/01/22/local/140682/ceypetco-bans-sale-%E2%80%98lanka-kerosene-oil%E2%80%99
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB), Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL), North Western Provincial Environmental Authority and Environmental Foundation (Guarantee) Limited will sign an... It is the Rajapaksa regime which had driven the profit ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Economy stablished, Govt. to go on: PM

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/144353/Economy-stablished-Govt-to-go-on-PM
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The Government had given the green light for the Joint Venture formed by the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA ... Focusing on new plans put in place for the North Western Province, the Prime Minister said that a Wildlife Park would be constructed in ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: 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

Thailand’s largest and wealthiest temple, Dhammakaya has staged similar spectacles at its vast complex north of Bangkok ... Myanmar, Thailand and Sri Lanka are predominantly Buddhist countries which follow the religion’s Theravada branch.

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: hursday 02 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: Why so many Americans think Buddhism is just a philosophy

News channel or source: http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Why-so-many-Americans-think-Buddhism-is-just-a-12514545.php
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

But at my local Zen temple in North Carolina, the Buddha’s enlightenment is commemorated ... as did Henry Steel Olcott, who traveled to Sri Lanka in 1880, converted to Buddhism and founded the popular strain of mystical philosophy called Theosophy.

News Sri Lanka » North Western: "The East Wind is prevailing over the West Wind"- Mao

News channel or source: http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=178599
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Sornarajah in Jaffna and calls for "an international legal framework" for the Tamils of the North. Ancient Buddhist ... to make things work. Under pro-western liberal democracy, the System is not working in Sri Lanka. Instead there is soft anarchy or ...

News Sri Lanka » North Western: Climate change-fueled drought drives Sri Lanka’s farmers to cities

News channel or source: http://gulfnews.com/news/asia/sri-lanka/climate-change-fueled-drought-drives-sri-lanka-s-farmers-to-cities-1.2117546
Publication date: Wednesday 01 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 ...