Three former Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year main award winners during the past decade are making their presence felt with the current Sri Lanka national team. The trio - Dinesh Chandimal (2009), Niroshan Dickwella (2012) and Kusal Mendis (2013), who made it to the Sri Lanka team just months after their crowning glory, have become vital ingredients of the national team, cementing their places in next to no time.
(CNN)It sounds like a Hollywood movie. A respected Hong Kong financial magnate allegedly plans a clandestine meeting with the president of Chad in the middle of the dusty Sahara Desert, and offers him a $2 million gift to secure oil rights for a Chinese conglomerate.
Chairman of the Elections Commission Mahinda Deshapriya said that a delay had occurred in issuing official results of the Local Government elections due to several reasons.
The District Returning Officers said that the overall average voter turnout recorded 65 percent in this year’s Local Government elections, by 4 p.m. today.
Ride-sharing giant Uber and the self-driving car company Waymo have agreed to settle their legal battle over allegedly stolen trade secrets.
Mosquitoes are a year-round downside to living in subtropical Miami, but millions of bacteria-infected mosquitoes flying in a suburban neighborhood are being hailed as an innovation that may kill off more bugs that spread Zika and other viruses.
After the much-in-news wedding of Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli, one Bollywood couple that fans have been waiting to see hitched is Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone.
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