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The ICC have confirmed the matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which sees the 1996 world champions Sri Lanka play their nine league matches in five cities. The 10-team tournament, to be played on a single-league format with the top four progressing to the semi-finals, will run from 30 May to 14 ...
Currently, CHEC operates in over 80 countries around the world and in Sri Lanka is responsible for building the eagerly awaited Port City project. By coming onboard the iconic Achilleion project, CHEC is affirming the credentials of the project and the vision of Blue Mountain, the Sri Lankan company said.

Sacred Buddhist relics from Sarnath will be in Sri Lanka for the first time for public veneration during the annual Vesak festival. The Indian government has made ... The Mahabodhi Society of India has loaned these sacred relics for exposition in the Sri Lankan capital. This is the second time that the High ...
New clashes between Buddhist extremists and Muslims occurred in two different towns in Sri Lanka, Kandy and Ampara, in early 2018. ... The Buddhist Protestantism of the 19th century, the monks who invoked Buddhist texts to justify the Sri Lankan civil war, and the extremist movements surging today all ...
On April 23, Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced a bumper programme of home international fixtures for the 2018/2019 season against Zimbabwe, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Benoni has not been excluded. Willowmoore Park will host the third KFC T20 International between the Proteas and Zimbabwe on ...

Despite the Sri Lankan elephant being noticeably smaller and darker than the African elephant, the setting feels similar: thick brush, muddy earth, a large pool ... But here, at the the Udawalawe National Park in southern Sri Lanka, a four-hour drive from the capital city of Colombo, the elephants are the main ...
Singapore's High Court has explained its decision not to set aside a SIAC award in favour of a piracy security business which had been accused of bribing a Sri Lankan state entity to allow “a floating armoury” off the coast of the port city of Galle.

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka announced Friday (Apr 20) it would establish new police posts and step up patrols at popular resorts after a spate of sexual attacks and ... In 2014, a Sri Lankan court sentenced a local politician and three of his supporters to 20 years in jail for the 2011 murder of British tourist Khuram ...
( April 20, 2018, Melbourne, Sri Lanka Guardian) Smart cities, digital cities, virtual cities, connected cities. Are these just trendy buzzwords? Perhaps. But these types of cities are supported by infrastructure that is more than bricks and mortar. These cities are smart (thoughtful, people-centric), digital (driven by ...
Sri Lanka is the world's fourth-biggest tea producer and its tea capital is Kandy, a charming lakeside city full of Buddhist shrines such as the Temple of the Sacred Tooth, believed to harbour one of the Buddha's teeth. In 1867, Scotsman James Taylor built the first tea plantation on the island (then known as ...
Almost 5% of the population of Sri Lanka work in the billion-dollar tea industry, picking leaves on the mountain slopes and processing the tea in plantation factories. ... The fresh tea leaves are taken to a factory near the plantation for processing, like the one seen below near the Sri Lankan city of Kandy.
“The Iranian parliament has approved signing of the exchange of prisoners' treaty with Sri Lanka and it can be put into practice,” said Ali Larijani, the Speaker of Iranian Parliament, on Thursday. The Iranian top lawmaker made the remarks in Sri Lankan capital city of Colombo while meeting with Karu ...
Browse the Ayurvedic skincare balms at the cult favorite Spa Ceylon before heading a few doors down to the city's hardest-to-book reservation (though Forbes can try to pull a few strings to get you a table if need be): Ministry of Crab, a temple to seafood opened by Sri Lankan cricket icons Mahela ...


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