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U.S. and Sri Lankan film professionals identify ways to expand Sri Lankan movie industry

U.S. and Sri Lankan film professionals identify ways to expand Sri Lankan movie industry

U.S. experts joined four Sri Lankan film professionals in a panel discussion about how effective film distribution benefits Sri La...
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Mangala meets UN Secretary General in New York

Mangala meets UN Secretary General in New York

Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera who is in New York to represent Sri Lanka at the Financing for Development Forum of the UN...
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Madush's cousin, five others arrested at BIA

Madush's cousin, five others arrested at BIA

Nilan Romesh Samarasinghe, a cousin of Makandure Madush, together with five other suspects who were arrested in Dubai with the dru...
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Rs.8.7 billion Saudi loan for new medical faculty at Sabaragamuva University 

Rs.8.7 billion Saudi loan for new medical faculty at Sabaragamuva University 

The Saudi Arabian government has agreed to provide a concessional loan of 187.5 million Saudi Riyal (SAR), around Rs. 8.7 billion,...
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President Sirisena visits Tirumala shrine

President Sirisena visits Tirumala shrine

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday offered prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala,...
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Sports

Malinga hints at retiring before World Cup 2019 on players' whatsapp group

Malinga hints at retiring before World Cup 2019 on players' whatsapp group

Just one day ahead of Sri Lankan World Cup squad selection, the senior pacer Lasith Malinga has indicated to retire from internati...
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Malinga juggles IPL and domestic cricket; bags 10 wickets in 12 hours

Malinga juggles IPL and domestic cricket; bags 10 wickets in 12 hours

At a time when workload management of the players are keenly monitored ahead of the World Cup, Sri Lanka’s veteran pacer Lasith Ma...
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In-form South Africa look to inflict more pain on struggling Sri Lanka in T20 series

In-form South Africa look to inflict more pain on struggling Sri Lanka in T20 series

South Africa reacted in an expected manner when they convincingly beat Sri Lanka in the five-match ODI series after the shock Test...
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Entertainment

Nilmini Sigera wins Yakushi Pearl Award at Osaka film festival

Nilmini Sigera wins Yakushi Pearl Award at Osaka film festival

Actress Nilmini Sigera won the Yakushi Pearl Award for the given to the ‘Most Brilliant Performer’ at the Osaka Asian Film Festiva...
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Rare African black leopard photographed for the first time in over 100 years

Rare African black leopard photographed for the first time in over 100 years

Biologists have photographed rare footage of the sleek big cat walking majestically in Kenya, the first time the animal has been p...
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Which is the world's most LGBT-friendly city? 

Which is the world's most LGBT-friendly city? 

A mid a mass of colour and pounding Latin rhythms, revellers at this year’s Bogotá Pride march waved banners stating “not one step...
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