The Lanka Academic

JULY 2, 2017 EST, USA
VOL. 18, NO. 87

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Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe, level ODI series - The West Australian
The West Australian, 2017-07-02 16:00:02 EST. Hasaranga de Silva took a hat-trick on debut and fellow spinner Lakshan Sandakan claimed four wickets as Sri Lanka thrashed Zimbabwe in the second one-day international to level the five-match series 1-1 on Sunday. Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews ... More...
Published: Sun Jul 2 20:58:58 EDT 2017

Sri Lanka to Outlaw Eco-destructive Bottom Trawl Fishing: Report - News18
News18, 2017-07-02 11:45:00 EST. In this 2006 file photo, actor Sigourney Weaver holds up images of the ocean bottom as she participates in a news conference about the destruction to oceans by high seas bottom trawling fishing methods, and the desire to regulate it ... More...
Published: Sun Jul 2 20:59:38 EDT 2017 Back to the top

Sri Lanka deploys troops to tackle dengue crisis - Times LIVE
Times LIVE, 2017-07-02 09:53:00 EST. Sri Lanka deployed hundreds of soldiers to destroy mosquito breeding grounds as the country battles the spread of deadly dengue fever that has killed a record 215 people this year, officials said Sunday. More...
Published: Sun Jul 2 21:00:25 EDT 2017 Back to the top

Mire ton flattens Sri Lanka - DailyNews
DailyNews, 2017-07-02 19:36:30 EST. HARARE - Opening batsman Solomon Mire scored his maiden ODI hundred as Zimbabwe became the first team to successfully chase a total over 300 against Sri Lanka in Galle on Friday... Back to the top

Asia's tallest tower to be built in SL - Daily Mirror - Sri Lanka Latest ... - Daily Mirror
Daily Mirror, 2017-07-01 05:42:44 EST. Asia's tallest tower to be built in SL, The World Capital Centre (WCC) signed a US$ 2 billion investment agreement with the Board Of Investment (BOI) yesterday, ... Back to the top

Sri Lanka govt has no mandate to create new Constitution, says ... - Firstpost
Firstpost, 2017-07-02 16:42:10 EST. Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sunday warned that the constitutional reform process undertaken would end up with a federal Constitution ... Back to the top

Read More Moratuwa University closed due to dengue
Hiru News, 2017-07-01 13:28:45 EST. University of Moratuwa was closed today for two weeks due to risks of spreading dengue... Back to the top

India offers help to Sri Lanka's Northern Province - INTERNATIONAL ... - The Hindu
The Hindu, 2017-07-01 06:46:44 EST. India has expressed willingness to further partner Sri Lanka's Northern Provincial administration in development initiatives, emphasising the need for a clear ... Back to the top

About 1,200 arrested for dumping garbage
Daily Mirror, 2017-06-30 13:35:43 EST. About 1,200 individuals had been arrested for dumping garbage in a haphazard manner in the Western Province, the Police said today... Back to the top

SriLankan airline's future: Govt. decision by July 30
Daily Mirror, 2017-06-30 08:01:07 EST. Government will, within the next 30 days, take a final decision on the future of the country’s national carrier, Srilankan, informed sources said yesterday... Back to the top

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