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BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya passes away

Mr. Jagmohan Dalmiya Jagmohan Dalmiya, the president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), passed away at a BM Birla Hospital on Sunday evening following a massive cardiac arrest.  The veteran cricket administrator was admitted to the B.M. Birla Hospital on Thursday night. Doctors attending to Dalmiya said on Saturday morning …

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Sixth SAARC finance ministers focus on the status of economic and financial cooperation within the region

Sixth SAARC finance ministers focus on the status of economic and financial cooperation within the region The Sixth South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Finance Ministers’ meeting started, in Colombo, Sri Lanka.  The meeting, this year, will focus on the status of economic and financial cooperation within the region …

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Jacqueline Fernandez had role in embassy decision

Jacqueline Fernandez had role in embassy decision Opening Sri Lanka embassy in the Bahrain capital Manama Sri Lankan beauty queen and Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez who grew up in Bahrain has reportedly played a role in her country’s decision to open an embassy in the Bahrain capital Manama, an Indian news source  said. “By birth, …

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Stop attacks on the independence of judiciary:UN expert

Stop attacks on the independence of judiciary: Gabriela Knaul  Impeachment against the Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake  The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Gabriela Knaul has expressed serious concern about the impeachment proceedings against the Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake and the recent attacks against lawyers …

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Sri Lanka welcomes1000,000th tourist

Sri Lanka welcomes1000,000th tourist 1,000,000th tourist in year 2012 Sri Lanka Tourism welcomed the arrival of 1,000,000th tourist in year 2012 at Bandaranaike International Airport last night. Accordingly Ms. Jiang Ying and her husband were the 1,000,000th tourist who arrived in the country. Sri Lanka Tourism took steps to arrange a special ceremony …

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