The Lanka Academic

VOL. 18, NO. 153

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Priority bus lane from Pettah towards Slave Island
Daily Mirror, 2017-09-06 11:20:27 EST. The priority bus lane project which was implemented in the morning hours previously would be implemented for the first time in the evening from Pettah towards Slave Island from 4 pm to 7 pm today, the Megapolis and Western Development Ministry said. More...
Published: Wed Sep 6 20:11:35 EDT 2017

Cricket-India clinch T20 to complete tour whitewash in Sri Lanka - SBS
SBS, 2017-09-06 18:05:37 EST. Whitewashed in the three-test series and blanked 5-0 in the preceding one-dayers, Sri Lanka posted 170-7, a total they hoped would be enough to end the string of losses which has enraged their fans and prompted the selectors to resign en masse. More...
Published: Wed Sep 6 20:07:10 EDT 2017 Back to the top

Heavy rain batters Sri Lanka; More in offing - Skymet Weather
Skymet Weather, 2017-09-05 11:34:22 EST. Thus, regions such as Jaffna, Mannar, and Pamban may witness moderate to heavy rains for the next 2-3 days Whereas, the northern parts of Sri Lanka that include regions such as Galle, Colombo, Nuwara Eliya may brace for some scattered light rains. More...
Published: Wed Sep 6 20:13:00 EDT 2017 Back to the top

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... Back to the top

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... 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... 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

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