That is a real achievement. If you add the numbers you will see that the 80/100 people that was to be achieved in 2018 has been surpassed. Congratulations Myanmar. Myanmar’s leading mobile operator Myanma Posts and Telecommunications (MPT) added more than 8.5 million mobile connections over the past year, taking its user base to 20 million. The state-owned operator had ...

Uncapped Chaminda Bandara to replace injured Chameera According to reliable sources, 29-year old left-arm fast-bowler Chaminda Bandara from Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club has been named as the replacement for injured fast-bowler Dushmantha Chameera for the remainder of the England vs Sri Lanka Test series.  24-year old Chameera has been advised to rest for four months and will return to Sri Lanka to continue his ...

What Is Your Leadership Style? ​If you want to have a good job, then select a good boss. That is one of the famous ideas among general people. Have you ever thought, why is it so important to select a right leadership? Have you ever thought about yourself as a leader? Inside of each and every one there is a hidden leader. Let us recognize ...

Startup Weekend is a global phenomenon - 54 hours of fast and furious prototype development through to exploring potential markets and pitching. It’s an unparalleled opportunity to build lasting relationships with co-founders; mentors, and investors.

‘Delovak Athara’ - One film, 50 years Gamperaliya was of course Lester James Peries’ first real masterpiece (on a higher level), but it is another film of his that evokes my interest here: Delovak Athara, Lester’s fourth film, which created another landmark, as the first serious Sinhala film to examine, not village life, but urban life. Delovak Athara, which was released in 1966, celebrates half a century ...

Sri Lanka Cricket Name Simon Willis as High Performance Manager With intentions of identifying talent and developing cricketers within the system, Sri Lanka Cricket has lately named the former Kent coach Simon Willis as the new high-performance manager.  Simon Willis was involved with Kent for a period of 23 years, becoming the county’s high-performance director in 2009. Kent travelled great heights with his service throughout the years.  “I am very grateful to ...

Chameera out of England Tour with Back Injury The Sri Lankan misery continued as their brightest prospect Dushmantha Chameera suffered a back injury which unfortunately forced him to return to home.  Chameera, will not be a part of the entire England tour which includes 5 One Day internationals and a Twenty20. The medical team suggests that the young bowler will be left out of cricket for at ...

Rugby 7s “Road to Rio” Olympic Qualifier will take place on the 18th & 19th of June in Monaco. Sri Lanka have been drawn in Pool B alongside some big names; Canada, Germany and Uruguay. In the first qualification stage last November, the Tuskers finished 4th in Asia behind Korea, Hong Kong and Japan, the latter being crowned Champions and ...

What we saw at the IIT Big Data Analytics Forum Informatics Institute of Technology better known as IIT organized the Technical Forum on Big Data Analytics. The event was held on the 10th of May 2016 at BMICH premises. Things started off with registration followed by a welcome speech delivered by the CEO of IIT, Dr. Sampath Kannangara. Immediately afterward was a speech by Professor John Harper. The main speeches ...

The report, published in April 2016, covers a range of issues, but is perhaps unique in its emphasis on the potential of big data. This report highlighted some emerging technologies such as the use of Big Data for DRM purposes. It is one that is still being explored but has so far demonstrated immense potential. However, along with it come ...

On day two of the 'Italian Week', our programme will continue with an exhibition on 'Migration Stories: Here & There a project' on the daily life of Sri Lankan migrants living in Italy and Italian migrants in Sri Lanka, organised in collaboration with the Academy of Design, Colombo.

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