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    Carr rules out Sri Lanka CHOGM boycott

    Carr rules out Sri Lanka CHOGM boycott

    Foreign Minister Bob Carr says he will not boycott the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sri Lanka over allegations of human rights violations. Former prime minister Malcolm Fraser…

    No to the Keystone Pipeline

    No to the Keystone Pipeline

    (By Dr.  Asoka Bandarage ) The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has declared the reality of global warming “unequivocal.” Scientists at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies have found…

    Shaun the Sheep set for big-screen adventure in 2015

    Shaun the Sheep set for big-screen adventure in 2015

    Shaun the Sheep, one of the most popular characters in the Aardman Animations stable, is to make his big-screen debut in spring 2015. Aardman is teaming up with StudioCanal on…

    Dhaka building collapse: ‘Large group’ found alive

    Dhaka building collapse: ‘Large group’ found alive

    Bangladeshi rescue workers say a large group of people has been found alive inside a garment factory on the outskirts of the capital, Dhaka. Rescuers had dug tunnels and located…

    Danish Kaneria: Pakistan & Essex spinner loses spot-fixing appeal

    Danish Kaneria: Pakistan & Essex spinner loses spot-fixing appeal

    Former Pakistan and Essex bowler Danish Kaneria has lost his appeal against being found guilty of spot-fixing. However an appeal over the leg-spinner’s life ban in Britain, imposed by the…

    Two Japanese Naval Ships arrive at the Port of Colombo

    Two Japanese Naval Ships arrive at the Port of Colombo

    Two Japanese naval ships, Akebono DD- 108 and Hamagiri DD- 155, arrived at the Port of Colombo for logistics requirements on 25th April 2013. The ships were en route for Counter…

    High Commissioner urges enhanced trade between Pakistan and Sri Lanka

    High Commissioner urges enhanced  trade between Pakistan and Sri Lanka

    The high commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka Qasim Qureshi visited Galle District of the Southern Province of Sri Lanka recently. During the visit to Galle, the High Commissioner participated in a meeting with…

    ‘Sugayana’, a grand musical evening from Commercial Credit

    ‘Sugayana’, a grand musical evening from Commercial Credit

    Commercial Credit presents, ‘Sugayana’, a grand musical evening on Saturday 27 April at the Musaeus College Auditorium in Colombo 07. Billed to perform at this gala event are top names…

    Sri Lanka Dental Association endorses Clogard for record 15th consecutive year

    Sri  Lanka Dental Association endorses Clogard for record 15th consecutive year

    The Sri Lanka Dental Association (SLDA) recently renewed its endorsement of Clogard toothpaste thereby taking the SLDA-Clogard relationship to a record unbroken fifteen years. The SLDA first endorsed Clogard in…

    GL briefs Kamalesh about summit arrangements

    GL briefs Kamalesh about summit arrangements

    External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris had discussions at Marlborough House in London with Mr. Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary General of the Commonwealth, about the arrangements well under way for the…