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Painting competition for Sri Lankan children from care homes highlights close Inod-Lanka ties

Painting competition for Sri Lankan children from care homes highlights close Inod-Lanka ties

Celebrating 75 years of India’s independence in Sri Lanka, Sri Lankan children from care homes converged in Colombo from all acros...
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Sri Lanka to get another USD 500 million loan from China

Sri Lanka to get another USD 500 million loan from China

In the wake of plummeting forex reserves to a new low since 2008/2009, Sri Lanka has signed an agreement to obtain another USD 500...
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Sri Lanka trade up in arms over new tourism act

Sri Lanka trade up in arms over new tourism act

Private tourism stakeholders have decried a proposal by the Sri Lankan government to scrap current laws governing tourism policy,...
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Special GST unit exposes hidden revenue collection authority

Special GST unit exposes hidden revenue collection authority

The government’s move to establish revenue collection authority has come to light with the recent decision to set up a separate un...
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'Kingdom Sigiriya’ housing complex gets underway amidst public protests

'Kingdom Sigiriya’ housing complex gets underway amidst public protests

A luxury apartment complex ‘Kingdom Sigiriya’ is now being constructed in close proximity to the Sigiriya world heritage site and...
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Sports

West Indies beat Sri Lanka by 8 wickets in 1st ODI

West Indies beat Sri Lanka by 8 wickets in 1st ODI

Sri Lanka slumped after opening batsman Danushka Gunathilaka was given out for obstructing the field and lost by eight wickets to...
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Spinners lead Sri Lanka to a series-levelling win over West Indies

Spinners lead Sri Lanka to a series-levelling win over West Indies

Sri Lanka's spinners bamboozled world champions West Indies to claim a 43-run win in the second Twenty20 International at Coolidge...
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Faf du Plessis retires from tests to focus on T20 World Cups

Faf du Plessis retires from tests to focus on T20 World Cups

Former South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has announced his retirement from tests to make Twenty20 International cricket his prio...
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Entertainment

IMF team now in Colombo continues consultations on technical assistance  

IMF team now in Colombo continues consultations on technical assistance  

Sri Lanka has dropped plans for a fresh bailout facility from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) but discussions are underway w...
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Hollywood actor arrested over $690 million scam scheme

Hollywood actor arrested over $690 million scam scheme

An aspiring Hollywood actor has been accused of scamming millions from film investors by tricking them with fake Netflix deals to...
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Sri Lankan actors to play leading roles in Tamil film

Sri Lankan actors to play leading roles in Tamil film

The Tamil remake of the 2019 Malayalam blockbuster movie 'Android Kunjappan', renamed as 'Google Kuttappan', will feature two acto...
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