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Sri Lanka

Country in south Asia

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October 13, 2021
Fans would be able to watch the games on Sony's sports channels as well as on its OTT platform, SonyLIV. DFL stated the deal has already commenced and would be valid until the end of the 2022-23 season.
September 28, 2021
The Economic Times
Up till 2019, China Development Bank and China Import-Export bank granted loans worth almost $120 billion to the developing countries of Asia-Pacific regions. But the question arises: what is the intention behind providing these loans?
September 16, 2021
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Environmentalists in Sri Lanka are challenging a court order issued earlier this month that would allow the return of 14 illegally captured wild elephants to people accused of buying them from traffickers.
September 7, 2021
The Economic Times
Basil Rajapaksa, 70, the youngest brother of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, said state coffers had also suffered huge revenue losses in the Covid-19 pandemic.
By The Associated Press
August 27, 2021
NEW YORK --- U.S. health officials say two new studies from California provide more evidence that schools can open safely if they do the right things.One looked at COVID-19 cases in Los Angeles County.
August 22, 2021
In addition to India, the facility will also be extended to citizens of Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Uganda. This comes as the UAE is looking to slowly ease travel restrictions
August 21, 2021
The Times of India
Mad, Mad World News: COLOMBO: Sri Lanka will issue captive elephants with their own biometric identity cards and ban their riders from drinking on the job under a wide-ran.
August 20, 2021
India Today
File image of members of Afghanistan cricket team (Photo Courtesy: Reuters)
August 17, 2021
International Business Times UK
The government has so far rejected calls for a lockdown to contain the surge, but last week tightened restrictions.
Al Jazeera
August 16, 2021
Wanniarachchi, who publicly endorsed sorcery and magic potions to battle the virus, axed as infections and deaths soar.
August 16, 2021
The Indian Express
Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) chief executive officer Hamid Shinwari said players and officials were safe and ACB is planning to have its third camp before the team flies to Sri Lanka next week.
August 14, 2021
The Economic Times
Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi told reporters that the government will order medical grade oxygen from India to meet the current needs with the rapid increase of COVID-19 cases.
August 11, 2021
AirAsia Philippines has strengthened its chartered repatriation flights to service more Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) who are stranded abroad and are eager to be reunited with their families. The timely shift to expand chartered operations comes as restrictions on commercial flights are observed for the duration of the stricter quarantine measures in NCR Plus and other leisure destinations. For the first time, AirAsia flew to the Indonesian province of Riau to ferry 39 seafarers from Ha...
August 6, 2021
The high-tech vessel will be delivered by Sri Lanka's leading shipbuilder in 2023, joining an Orange Marine France fleet which now accounts for 15 percent of the world's specialized cable laying and repair ships. The 100-metre vessel will feature a full power, propulsion and automation package from ABB, including the landmark Azipod® system. Financial details of the contract were not disclosed. The vessel, needed for both cable laying and repair, has been developed by Norway's Vard Design...
August 6, 2021
HEINEKEN LANKA today announced the commencement of local brewing operations of its flagship beer brand - Heineken® in Sri Lanka. With this, Sri Lanka joins an elite group of 60 countries that have the license and approvals from its global parent for local manufacturing operations. This move signifies the importance of the Sri Lankan market to the Dutch international brewer and comes at a time when the country needs it the most. Marking its largest investment into the country to date, HEIN...
Andrea Godinez
August 2, 2021
A study published June 16 in Biotropica by a team of researchers at the University of Washington, the UW Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, WWF Hong Kong and the University of Colombo has provided an important road map to conserving rough-nosed horned lizards in Sri Lanka.
July 31, 2021
Sri Lanka pacer Isuru Udana has decided to retire from international cricket with immediate effect ahead of the T20 WC.
July 31, 2021
Sri Lanka's 33-Year Old All-Rounder Isuru Udana Announces Retirement From International Cricket
July 30, 2021
The Indian Express
India captain Shikhar Dhawan was seen interacting with the young and inexperienced Sri Lankan side post the culmination of the 3rd T20I.
July 29, 2021
India vs Sri Lanka (IND vs SL) 3rd T20I Live Cricket Score Updates: Sri Lanka hammer India by seven wickets in the decider and take the series 2-1, snapping their own losing streak and bringing India's winning run in T20Is to an end!
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