Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients 

COLOMBO, June 16 — Sri Lanka's Ministry of Health on Thursday launched a lightning dengue eradication program as the number of dengue patients rose to over 18,000 with 24 people reported dead.

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Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients 

COLOMBO, June 16 — Sri Lanka's Ministry of Health on Thursday launched a lightning dengue eradication program as the number of dengue patients rose to over 18,000 with 24 people reported dead.

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Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients 

COLOMBO, June 16 — Sri Lanka's Ministry of Health on Thursday launched a lightning dengue eradication program as the number of dengue patients rose to over 18,000 with 24 people reported dead.

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Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients 

COLOMBO, June 16 — Sri Lanka's Ministry of Health on Thursday launched a lightning dengue eradication program as the number of dengue patients rose to over 18,000 with 24 people reported dead.

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Sri Lanka aims to create more jobs through foreign investments

February 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka aims to create more jobs through foreign investments 

COLOMBO, Feb. 22 — Sri Lanka is aiming to create at least 1 million jobs in the next five years with the support of new foreign investments, a local media report quoting Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Sunday.

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Sri Lanka to screen travelers from Latin America, Africa for Zika virus

January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka to screen travelers from Latin America, Africa for Zika virus 

COLOMBO, Jan. 28 — Sri Lanka on Thursday said that it would begin screening passengers arriving from Latin America and Africa at the country's international airport to prevent the Zika virus from entering the island.

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Sri Lanka's human rights commission proposes abolishment of death penalty

January 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka's human rights commission proposes abolishment of death penalty 

COLOMBO, Jan. 4 — The national human rights commission in Sri Lanka on Monday proposed to abolish the death penalty in keeping with Sri Lanka's commitment to a more humane society consonant with human rights principles and values.

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Sharif to visit Sri Lanka next month

December 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sharif to visit Sri Lanka next month 

COLOMBO, Dec. 26 — Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Sri Lanka next month during which the two sides will sign several agreements including a pact on combating money laundering and terrorism financing, officials said today.

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Nokia appoints Bouverot head of Asia South for Nokia-Alcatel-Lucent ops

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Nokia appoints Bouverot head of Asia South for Nokia-Alcatel-Lucent ops 

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 22 — Nokia has appointed Nicholas Bouverot, currently head of Japan at Alcatel-Lucent, as head of Asia South, as part of the planned combination of Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent.

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Sri Lanka ends accepting nominations for August parliamentary elections

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sri Lanka ends accepting nominations for August parliamentary elections 

COLOMBO, July 13 — More than 60 political parties and over 100 independent groups who are contesting Sri Lanka's parliamentary elections next month handed over their nomination papers to the elections department on Monday as the accepting of nominations came to an end.

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