Archive for category: Sri Lanka

World of Athletes mourn with the Demise of Tara Bolling

World of Athletes mourn with the Demise of Tara Bolling

0 / August 19, 2017 7:07 am

Tara Bolling, the renowned swimmer and National Coach had passed away on August 03. Bolling used to be the glittering star in the field of Sri Lankan swimming for she had drawn an exotic scenario in Sri Lankan Sports. It [&hellip

Official Confirms Hambantota Port, to be handed over to China

Official Confirms Hambantota Port, to be handed over to China

0 / August 17, 2017 6:49 am

China is soon going to take over a loss making port in Sri Lanka. An official statement from Sri Lankan government came out on July 30 saying that the country has signed a billion-dollar deal with China. However, the decision [&hellip

Dry Zone of Anuradhapura emerging as the Hub for Passion Fruit Cultivation

Dry Zone of Anuradhapura emerging as the Hub for Passion Fruit Cultivation

0 / August 15, 2017 6:09 am

Sri Lanka’s North Central Province of Anuradhapura is emerging as one of the future hubs of cultivation. Commercial cultivation of passion fruits in the dry rural areas in Anuradhapura villages is seemed to be a game changer for the local [&hellip

Football Federation of Sri Lanka Uncovered Rs 28 Million Fraud Involving Accountant

Football Federation of Sri Lanka Uncovered Rs 28 Million Fraud Involving Accountant

0 / August 14, 2017 3:21 am

The Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) on Friday filed a complaint against Federation’s chief accountant, who is allegedly involved in a major financial fraud within the cash-strapped football governing body. The FFSL lodged the complaint with the Cinnamon Garden [&hellip

Sri Lanka Recorded Three Times Higher Dengue Cases This Year

Sri Lanka Recorded Three Times Higher Dengue Cases This Year

0 / August 11, 2017 1:49 am

Sri Lanka is struggling to get relief from the unprecedented outbreak of dengue fever, as more than 100,000 cases along with almost 300 deaths have been reported so far across the country. According to Ministry of Health, the number of [&hellip

Military Forces to Restore the Fuel Supply in Sri Lanka

Military Forces to Restore the Fuel Supply in Sri Lanka

0 / August 11, 2017 1:28 am

Military forces were deployed just after a large number of employees who were working at a state-run firm, which controls various supplies in the island, went on strike. Military forces are deployed in order to maintain the fuel supply within [&hellip

Sri Lanka Minister says He Knew Nothing on Purchasing Apartment

Sri Lanka Minister says He Knew Nothing on Purchasing Apartment

0 / August 10, 2017 1:11 am

Ravi Karunanayake, Sri Lanka’s Minister of Foreign Affairs appeared before the Presidential Commission on August 2 probing the issue of Central Bank Treasury Bond and asked to answer to all the questions regarding his involvement within the same. The former [&hellip

2011 Cricket World Cup Final Match needs to be investigated-Arjuna Ranatunga

2011 Cricket World Cup Final Match needs to be investigated-Arjuna Ranatunga

0 / July 31, 2017 8:00 am

Sri Lankan Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera is now willing to investigate on the 2011 World Cup Final between Sri Lanka and India. The concerns are said to be raised by the former Sri Lankan captain Arjuna Ranatunga. The sports minister [&hellip

$100 Million on Science Education and Innovation, for Sri Lanka

$100 Million on Science Education and Innovation, for Sri Lanka

0 / July 31, 2017 7:35 am

The World Bank Group is planning to lend $100 million with the aim of stretching the structure of higher education in Sri Lanka. The amount will be spent on the sectors like science and innovation, mathematics, engineering etc. The International [&hellip

Echoes of Triumph with the Victory of Commercial Bank

Echoes of Triumph with the Victory of Commercial Bank

0 / July 30, 2017 6:27 am

Commercial Bank (ComBank) has recently won the Mercantile ‘A’ Division League hockey tournament 2017 as the undefeated Champions in the Astro Turf Colombo. The players, especially the stickers of Commercial Bank have proven their excellence against the team of Hatton [&hellip