The Lanka Academic

VOL. 18, NO. 150

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Landslide warning for several districts
Daily Mirror, 2017-09-03 11:39:42 EST. The National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) has issued a landslide early warning for the districts of Ratnapura, Kegalle, Galle and Kalutara. More...
Published: Sun Sep 3 18:32:37 EDT 2017

Kohli steers India to whitewash over Sri Lanka - Sport24
Sport24, 2017-09-03 17:32:00 EST. Colombo - Virat Kohli hit his second century in a row as India thrashed Sri Lanka by six wickets in the fifth one-day international (ODI) on Sunday to inflict a humiliating 5-0 series defeat on the beleaguered hosts. Kohli smashed nine fours in his ... More...
Published: Sun Sep 3 18:29:45 EDT 2017 Back to the top

A/L chemistry paper leak : student given life-ban
Hiru News, 2017-09-02 05:41:22 EST. Examinations Commissioner General W. M. N. J. Pushpakumara says that it was decided to impose a life-ban on the student who is accused of examination fraud during the Advanced Level Chemistry paper. The student was arrested for examination fraud... More...
Published: Sat Sep 2 21:29:06 EDT 2017 Back to the top

PC elections put off to enable electoral experiments: PM
Daily Mirror, 2017-09-02 14:15:01 EST. The government will have to postpone the provincial council elections by one year to enable electoral experiments, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterda Back to the top

Geetha hospitalized with burn injuries
Daily Mirror, 2017-09-02 14:21:48 EST. Veteran actress and Parliamentarian Geetha Kumarasinghe has been admitted to a private hospital in Colombo with minor burn injuries, following a domestic accident a short while ago, sources said... Back to the top

Sri Lanka emerging as a transit hub for cocaine - report - Hiru News
Hiru News, 2017-09-01 08:08:32 EST. A report filed by Reuters says that international cocaine smugglers are increasingly turning to Sri Lanka, to use the island as a transit hub in Asia... Back to the top

4th ODI: Twin tons crush Sri Lanka - Times of India
Times of India, 2017-09-01 03:46:04 EST. COLOMBO: In yet another one-sided encounter, India thrashed Sri Lanka by 168 runs at the R Premadasa Stadium here on Thursday to go 4-0 up in the five-match ODI series... Back to the top

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