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ESPN Cricinfo
The Sinhalese speakers clubWhat better place to brush up your language skills than the Sri Lankan capital?
The Sinhalese speakers club
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted yesterday
What better place to brush up your language skills than the Sri Lankan capital? Colombo, where weather forecasts are not to be trusted August 19 Colombo has changed since I was last here, in 2002, yet much is familiar. The changes are startling -... Read more
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Daily News
Risen against the windEven on an average Sunday afternoon the crowd out at the Galle Face Green to "t
Risen against the wind
Daily News / Posted yesterday
Even on an average Sunday afternoon the crowd out at the Galle Face Green to "take in the fresh air", seems too large, relative to the famous promenade. In 1856, when the 5 hectare green was developed, Colombo was a small port town, of perhaps of... Read more
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Daily News
We have far more serious concerns than political rivalriesThe Sri Lankan political situation has taken an interesting turn with the fairl
We have far more serious concerns than political rivalries
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
The Sri Lankan political situation has taken an interesting turn with the fairly narrow victory of the United National Party in the general election, its leader Ranil Wickremesinghe being sworn-in as Prime Minister for the fourth time, and the... Read more
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The Hindu
N. Ram speaks Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Tamil question, devolution and the 13th Amendment‘We are trying to set a national framework for at least the next ten years in c
N. Ram speaks Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Tamil question, devolution and the 13th Amendment
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
‘We are trying to set a national framework for at least the next ten years in cooperation with the SLFP,’ says Ranil Wickremesinghe The Sri Lankan political situation has taken an interesting turn with the fairly narrow victory of the United... Read more
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The Hindu
N. Ram speaks to Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Tamils and 13th AmendmentA day after he assumed office, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe s
N. Ram speaks to Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Tamils and 13th Amendment
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
A day after he assumed office, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe spoke to N. Ram, former Editor-in-Chief of “The Hindu”, on a wide range of issues. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is confident and hopeful that the political... Read more
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Daily News
"Let's work in unison"Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, yesterday invited all political parties re
"Let's work in unison"
Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, yesterday invited all political parties representing Parliament to work hand in hand with the Government to arrive at a consensus on a national policy for Sri Lanka. The Prime Minister extended this open... Read more
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The Hindu
Sri Lankan people want good governance, transparency: Prime Minister Ranil WickremesingheExclusive interview with the Sri Lankan Prime Minister. After a month-long exh
Sri Lankan people want good governance, transparency: Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
Exclusive interview with the Sri Lankan Prime Minister. After a month-long exhaustive election campaign, United National Party leader and Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe did not look tired when The Hindu met him at his official... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Great leap for apparel exportsRegaining GSP+: The apparel sector which is expected to leap with the anticip
Great leap for apparel exports
Sunday Observer / Posted 19 days ago
Regaining GSP+: The apparel sector which is expected to leap with the anticipated regaining of the GSP+ facility will be the main driver of the ambitious export target set to be achieved by 2020. �We are confident... Read more
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The Hindu
Sri Lankan people want good governance, transparency: Prime Minister Ranil WickremesingheAfter a month-long exhaustive election campaign, United National Party leader a
Sri Lankan people want good governance, transparency: Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
After a month-long exhaustive election campaign, United National Party leader and Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe did not look tired when THE HINDU met him at his official residence, Temple Trees, on Saturday morning. He was quite... Read more
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Daily News
MR tells President:Former President and Kurunegala District UPFA candidate Mahinda Rajapaksa reply
MR tells President:
Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Former President and Kurunegala District UPFA candidate Mahinda Rajapaksa replying to the letter sent to him by President Maithripala Sirisena on Thursday has denied the charges and criticisms levelled against him as totally baseless, as they have... Read more
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Daily News
Compassion - a going concernA globally renowned Audit firm sought confirmation that humanitarian work was a
Compassion - a going concern
Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
A globally renowned Audit firm sought confirmation that humanitarian work was a going concern. The CEO who was posed the question was bemused. Making a difference in the lives of the underserved, excluded and persecuted is equated with missions of... Read more
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Daily News
PM lauded for not using Temple Trees for election workTransparency International commended Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe for no
PM lauded for not using Temple Trees for election work
Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
Transparency International commended Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe for not using Temple Trees (which is a main public property) for election activities after submitting nominations, Transparency International Sri Lanka Senior Manager Shan... Read more
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Daily News
GSP + back by next yearPrime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday assured apparel exporters that th
GSP + back by next year
Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday assured apparel exporters that the GSP+ facility will definitely be restored by next year benefiting thousands of employees in the export sector. The Prime Minister stressed that apparel exporters should... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Every district is my districtSays former president Mahinda Rajapaksa explaining his reasons for contesting f
Every district is my district
Sunday Observer / Posted 26 days ago
Says former president Mahinda Rajapaksa explaining his reasons for contesting from Kurunegala: by Uditha Kumarasinghe Pix: ANCL Library Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and United People�s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) candidate from the Kurunegala... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Mercy Me! Elections are around the corner!cat�S eye And this cat is rearing to get to that corner! Just one week and one
Mercy Me! Elections are around the corner!
Sunday Observer / Posted 26 days ago
cat�S eye And this cat is rearing to get to that corner! Just one week and one day more for going early in the morning to cast the precious vote; gather some interesting things to munch on all night long;... Read more
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Daily News
Musings of a radical humanistI have attempted to put down several anecdotal accounts of events and personali
Musings of a radical humanist
Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
I have attempted to put down several anecdotal accounts of events and personalities in this country going back over time. My father was an employee of the Government medical service which meant he would be transferred every few years. His calling to... Read more

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