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    Curtain on Asia Cup cricket raises today

    Samsul Arefin Khan | Updated at 12:23am on September 15, 2018

    The curtain on the 14th edition of the Asia Cup rises today with confident-looking Bangladesh facing Sri Lanka in the opening match at Dubai International...

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    Mahmudullah gears up for SL

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 13, 2018

    Ace all-rounder Mahmudullah believed that Bangladesh needed to be at their best to beat Sri Lanka in their opening match of the Asia Cup, scheduled...

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    Sri Lanka to ban animal sacrifices at Hindu temples

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 05:04pm on September 12, 2018

    Animal sacrifices at Hindu temples could be banned in Sri Lanka under new plans announced Wednesday, after growing protests over the rituals from the country's...

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    Three stories and task of Lanka’s Office of Missing Persons

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on September 11, 2018

    AN ACADEMIC of Sri Lankan origin, Dr Minoli Salgado, recently conducted a workshop on Writing Truths: The Power of Testimony, in which key concepts in...

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    Ensuring strident voice won’t be majority voice

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2018

    THE past weekend saw a meeting between 120 members of district inter-religious groups from Mannar in the Northern province, Puttalam in the Northwestern province and...

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    Rugby offers Sri Lanka last hope

    Azad Majumder . Jakarta | Updated at 12:05am on September 01, 2018

    Bangladesh’s physical presence in the 18th Asian Games has not yet ended as they have still a game to play in men’s hockey’s fifth-place decider...

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    Kathmandu declaration adopted

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on September 01, 2018

    BIMSTEC leaders on Friday adopted a declaration affirming solemn commitment to making the Bay of Bengal Region peaceful, prosperous and sustainable by building on common...

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    Lanka: assessing the return of an unlimited presidency

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:05am on August 21, 2018

    THE unexpected resurrection of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s hope to be a third-term president of the country has taken the centrestage of political debate. It...

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    Lanka gets US military funding as China vies for influence

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:45am on August 14, 2018

    The United States announced Monday it would grant Sri Lanka $39 million to boost maritime security as China develops its strategic hold on the Indian...

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    Sri Lanka keen to invest more in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:42am on August 07, 2018

    Sri Lankan entrepreneurs have expressed their interest to invest more in different sectors of Bangladesh since there is an investment-friendly environment....