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News Sri Lanka » Sports: The Latest: Sri Lanka native ID’d as van attack victim

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/the-latest-grandmother-avid-sports-fan-idd-as-van-victim/2018/04/24/ce449d42-4821-11e8-8082-105a446d19b8_story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

The Mahavihara Buddhist Meditations Center says Renuka Amarasingha (am-uh-ruh-SEEN’-yuh) was from Horana, Sri Lanka. She was 45 and lived with her 7-year-old son. Chief monk Ahangama Rathanasiri Thero (AN’-guh-mah Rah-than-ah-SEER’-ah THEER’-oh ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: 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 ... a swimming pool with an 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 » Sports: Sri Lanka Cricket elections set for May 19

News channel or source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/story/_/id/23258637/sri-lanka-cricket-elections-set-19
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Incumbent President Thilanga Sumathipala confirmed that he would run for another two-year term following recent changes to Sri Lanka's Sports Law. "The Minister of Sports recently changed the Sports Law so that you can hold office for four years ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: Sri Lankan community celebrates Sinhala, Tamil New Year 2018

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/589316/Sri-Lankan-community-celebrates-Sinhala-Tamil-New-
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

... programme was organised by the Sri Lankan embassy in collaboration with Sri Lanka Co-ordinating Committee Qatar. The organising committee had lined up many traditional and sports events for the participation of community members. The events included ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: Latest van attack victim identified as single mom originally from Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://www.cp24.com/news/latest-van-attack-victim-identified-as-single-mom-originally-from-sri-lanka-1.3901080
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

The latest victim of the North York van attack to be identified was a single mother from Sri Lanka who had just finished her first ... the grandson of 80-year-old Sewell described his grandmother as an avid sports fan who was the “best nan anyone could ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: Cricket: Pothas quits as Sri Lanka fielding coach

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/cricket-pothas-quits-sri-lanka-fielding-coach-113056778--spt.html
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Colombo (AFP) - South African Nic Pothas has ended his coaching contract with Sri Lanka to spend time with his young family, the island nation's cricket board said Tuesday. The 44-year-old joined Sri Lanka in 2016 as fielding coach but was unexpectedly ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: Ex Lankan Sports Minister held for misappropriating Rs 39 million

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2018/apr/16/ex-lankan-sports-minister-held-for-misappropriating-rs-39-million-1802313.html
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage was today arrested for allegedly misappropriating over Rs 39 million four years ago to buy sports goods, the police said. Aluthgamage, a loyalist of former President Mahinda Rajapaksha ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: Watersports: Canoeing and Kayaking beckons Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/article/1042444/watersports-canoeing-and-kayaking-beckons-sri-lanka
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Fourteen years is not a long period for a new sport, considering that a majority of Sports in Sri Lanka are almost a century or more in existence. Furthermore, the task becomes even more difficult, particularly in schools, with demands of the curriculum ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: Sri Lanka arrests ruling party dissident as political crisis deepens

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/world/2018/04/16/sri-lanka-arrests-ruling-party-dissident-as-political-crisis-deepens/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Mahindananda Aluthgamage, a former sports minister, was held over 39 million rupees ... Aluthgamage is a key figure in a faction that opposes Sirisena within his socialist Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP). The party has been in an uneasy coalition with ...

News Sri Lanka » Sports: Dates revealed for Canberra Test between Australia and Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://www.smh.com.au/sport/cricket/dates-revealed-for-canberra-test-between-australia-and-sri-lanka-20180424-p4zbe1.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

It's understood Canberra will likely take centre stage from January 31-February 4 when Australia plays against Sri Lanka in a perfectly timed match ... broadcast deal with Channel Seven and Fox Sports. Channel Seven has the rights to the Australian ...