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News Sri Lanka » People: The Latest: Sri Lanka native ID'd as van attack victim

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/news/world/latest-sri-lanka-native-id-van-attack-victim-article-1.3954099
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

The latest on a van attack in Toronto which killed 10 people and injured 14 (all times local): 12:30 p.m. A Buddhist temple in Toronto has identified one of the victims of Monday's van attack as a Canadian citizen who came to the country from Sri Lanka.

News Sri Lanka » People: USNS Mercy arrives in Sri Lanka for Pacific Partnership

News channel or source: http://www.cpf.navy.mil/news.aspx/130311
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

"I am very excited to see our team working with side-by-side with the people of Sri Lanka," said Capt. David Bretz, the mission commander for Pacific Partnership 2018. "Through Pacific Partnership, we are building bonds of trust, friendship and partnership ...

News Sri Lanka » People: USNS Mercy arrives in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=105305
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

"I am very excited to see our team working with side-by-side with the people of Sri Lanka," said Capt. David Bretz, the mission commander for Pacific Partnership 2018. "Through Pacific Partnership, we are building bonds of trust, friendship and partnership ...

News Sri Lanka » People: Report: Facebook Is Fueling Violence in Sri Lanka, and Did Basically Nothing to Stop It

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/report-facebook-is-fueling-violence-in-sri-lanka-and-did-basically-nothing-to-stop-it/ar-AAwcbkX
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

The result was plummeting engagement, and the Times writes one possible effect of that experiment was fewer people reading credible news even as attacks on Muslims in Sri Lanka were reaching a fever pitch. Even turning off Facebook doesn’t work ...

News Sri Lanka » People: Sri Lankan born Canadian said to be among Toronto victims

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096773579/Sri-Lankan-born-Canadian-said-to-be-among-Toronto-victims
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Beatrice Renuka Amarasinghe, a 48-year-old Sri Lankan-born Canadian citizen was among the 10 people who died when a rental van driven ... which was attended by Consul General of Sri Lanka in Toronto and Consulate officials, it was decided that funeral ...

News Sri Lanka » People: Party chief receives Sri Lankan Parliament Speaker

News channel or source: http://vietnamnews.vn/politics-laws/427023/party-chief-receives-sri-lankan-parliament-speaker.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

While affirming Sri Lanka treasures relations with Vietnam, Jayasuriya noted that the room for cooperation remained considerably large, especially in tourism, aviation, and people-to-people and youth-to-youth exchanges, among others. Vietnamese and Sri ...

News Sri Lanka » People: Facebook rumors incite hatred, leading to deadly end in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/facebook-rumors-incite-hatred-leading-to-deadly-end-in-sri-lanka/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

MEDAMAHANUWARA, Sri Lanka — Past the end of a remote mountain road ... he could hardly make it a block without being recognized. “People would ask me all sorts of questions,” he said. “ ‘You’re from the video!’ ” Facebook had turned ...

News Sri Lanka » People: Nestlé launches Maggi Creations portfolio of meal kits in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://www.foodbev.com/news/nestle-launches-maggi-creations-portfolio-meal-kits-sri-lanka/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Nestlé has launched a range of meal kits in Sri Lanka, providing consumers with pre-portioned ingredients and recipes to prepare home-cooked nasigoreng- and biriyani-style noodle meals. Called Maggi Creations, each pack serves two people and contains two ...

News Sri Lanka » People: 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

... to join the SEP in protesting against this blatant attack on a constitutional right enjoyed by the working people of Sri Lanka for more than three quarters of a century. The SEP made the necessary payment to the Colombo Municipal Council to reserve ...

News Sri Lanka » People: Sri Lanka Telecom : Nations Trust Bank, SLT, People`s Leasing debt issues oversubscribed

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/SRI-LANKA-TELECOM-PLC-6499164/news/Sri-Lanka-Telecom-Nations-Trust-Bank-SLT-People-s-Leasing-debt-issues-oversubscribed-26360250/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Sri Lanka`s Nations Trust Bank said its 3.5 billion Basel-III-compliant debenture issue was oversubscribed on opening day last Wednesday (11). Sri Lanka Telecom and finance company People`s Leasing and Finance Plc which also opened debenture issues ...