The Lanka Academic

JULY 7, 2017 EST, USA
VOL. 18, NO. 92

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Sri Lanka to import rice to address rice shortage - Xinhua | English ... - Xinhua
Xinhua, 2017-07-07 11:54:06 EST. COLOMBO, July 7 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka will import 200,000 metric tons of rice immediately from India, Pakistan and Myanmar to address the rice shortfall in its ... More...
Published: Fri Jul 7 23:15:24 EDT 2017

A woman dies of dengue in Badulla hospital; Number of patients rise to 80 thousand
Hiru News, 2017-07-07 07:31:02 EST. A 59-year old woman has died of dengue at Badulla General Hospital. Earlier two school children died of dengue while they were under treatment in Badulla hospital. A hospital spokesman told our news team that there are 160 flu patients are under treatment... More...
Published: Fri Jul 7 23:17:58 EDT 2017 Back to the top

Owners of poached elephants in Sri Lanka may escape sanction - Seattle Times
Seattle Times, 2017-07-08 01:08:12 EST. FILE – In this May 19, 2015 file photo, Sri Lankan police officers march with a ceremonially dressed elephant calf during a Victory Day parade in Matara, about 165 kilometers (103 miles) south of Colombo, Sri... (AP Photo/Nishan Priyantha, File) More ... More...
Published: Fri Jul 7 23:15:05 EDT 2017 Back to the top

Sri Lanka Navy prepares to receive its largest ship to date | Jane's 360 - IHS Jane's 360
IHS Jane's 360, 2017-07-07 08:24:02 EST. Key Points Sri Lanka is on track to receive a new 105 m OPV from India in August 2017 Vessel will significantly transform the Sri Lanka Navy's operational ... Back to the top

Sri Lanka cbank suspends business of Perpetual Treasuries amid bond sale probe - Nasdaq
Nasdaq, 2017-07-06 15:11:56 EST. COLOMBO, July 6 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's central bank on Thursday suspended the business operations of a company at the centre of an investigation into possible irregularities at a government bond sale in 2015... Back to the top

Sri Lanka's victory comes at a cost -, 2017-07-06 13:37:41 EST. Openers Niroshan Dickwella and Danushka Gunathilaka hit sublime centuries to help Sri Lanka humble Zimbabwe by eight wickets in the third one-day international in Hambantota on Thursday... Back to the top

Sri Lanka tea prices show significant gains in June - Lanka Business Online
Lanka Business Online, 2017-07-06 03:28:57 EST. July 06, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka tea prices at the June 2017 auctions showed gains in high, medium and low growns, a new report said... Back to the top

Man sentenced to death for murdering woman journalist in Sri Lanka - The Indian Express
The Indian Express, 2017-07-05 09:09:19 EST. A 39-year-old man was on Wednesday sentenced to death by the Sri Lankan High Court for murdering a senior woman journalist... Back to the top

Dumping garbage at Muthurajawela suspended by Court
Daily Mirror, 2017-07-05 14:00:28 EST. The Supreme Court today issued an interim injunction restraining Colombo Municipal Council from dumping garbage at Muthurajawela sanctuary till July 20 after hearing a Fundamental Rights petition file by 35 residents living around the sanctuary... Back to the top

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