Items filtered by date: Saturday, 01 July 2017

By Yusuf Ariff Internal academic activities at the University of Moratuwa have been suspended for a period of two weeks from today (01) due to the spread of dengue and viral flu.

Published in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been ruled out of the second one-day international against Zimbabwe tomorrow as he is suffering from viral influenza, SLC announced today. Malinga who is just short of his 300th ODI scalp, has been diagnosed with a viral influenza while medical reports have ruled him out of the next game and recommended a rest period of 48 hours.

Published in Sports

By Yusuf Ariff Governor of the Eastern Province Austin Fernando is to be appointed as the new Secretary to the President following the resignation of P.B. Abeykoon.

Published in Sri Lanka

The seminar on ‘Comparative Peacebuilding in Asia’ was held yesterday (30th June) at the Bandaranaike Centre for International Studies (BCIS) Auditorium in BMICH Premises. It was organized by the Office for National Unity and Reconciliation (ONUR) together with the London School of Economics, University of York, Australian National University, Gadjah Mada University and the BCIS.

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Ambassador of Tunisia in India accredited to Sri Lanka Nejmeddine Lakhal met the State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene at the Ministry on Wednesday evening. During the meeting, a cordial discussion was held between Ambassador Lakhal and State Minister Wijeardene on matters of bilateral interest and mutual relevance.

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This Strategy Leads to the Best Decisions

Life sometimes feels a never-ending series of decisions: Which laptop to buy, which candidate to hire and even what to make for dinner. Many of us choose to think through our options one at a time, but a recent study highlighted in the Harvard Business Review found that we’re 22 percent more likely, on average, to select the best option when we compare all of our choices at once.

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Biodiesel made from microalgae could power buses and trucks and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 80 percent, Chilean scientists said, possibly curbing pollution in contaminated cities like Santiago.

Published in Tech

Backyard cooks looking to grill this summer have another option: hot dogs without "added nitrites."

Are they any healthier?

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Fans eagerly awaiting the release of ‘Jagga Jasoos’ starring Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif have an added reason to look forward to the film’s 14 July release. If reports are anything to go by, then Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan has also hopped on-board the project. Latest reports suggest that King Khan has finally agreed to make a cameo in the film, as expected, it will be a crucial role that determined the path the leading characters take on their world winding journey.

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Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman As Wonder Woman, Gal Gadot can do anything - apart from getting people to pronounce her name correctly.

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