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    Sri Lankan President outlines plan for peace and sustainable development at UNGA 2016
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    Sri Lankan President outlines plan for peace and sustainable development at UNGA 2016

    September 26th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    By Hishan Welmilla in New York Outlining steps towards reconciliation, democracy and alleviation of poverty, President of Sri Lanka expressed his commitment to take necessary action in order to achieve long-term peace and...
    Gender discrimination and violation of Human Rights is on the raise in Pakistan
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    Gender discrimination and violation of Human Rights is on the raise in Pakistan

    May 11th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    By: Seema Gul PESHAWAR: An eight-year-old girl, who was given as Swara to settle a dispute by a local Jirga in Mansehra the northwest of Pakistan, has been given back to her parents after intervention of police. The local...
    Afghanistan cricket board donated cricket gear to orphan children in Kabul
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    Afghanistan cricket board donated cricket gear to orphan children in Kabul

    April 26th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    BY NAVEED YOUSAFRZAI KABUL: Afghanistan cricket board donated cricket gear to orphan children in Achina Orphan House in Kabul, Afghanistan. “Children love cricket and they want to play like Shahzad Mohammadi and Hamid Hassan....
    ICC suspends membership of Cricket Association of Nepal
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    ICC suspends membership of Cricket Association of Nepal

    April 25th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    KATHMANDU: The International Cricket Council said it suspended the membership of the Cricket Association of Nepal for engaging in the government interference and failing to conduct free and fair elections. “In light of the...
    ICC approves  a short-term ODI fund for Afghanistan and Ireland
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    ICC approves a short-term ODI fund for Afghanistan and Ireland

    April 25th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    By: Hanif Ullah The ICC Board held its second meeting of 2016 at the ICC Headquarters in Dubai on 24 April. Among the other decisions ICC approves a short-term ODI fund of $500K each for Afghanistan Cricket Board and Cricket...
    Intel to cut 12000 jobs in major restructuring plan
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    Intel to cut 12000 jobs in major restructuring plan

    April 23rd, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    By Hishan Welmilla in San Francisco   Intel Company intends cutting down 12000 jobs from its worldwide operation as part of their restructuring initiative and expect an annual savings of USD 750 million in 2016 said in a...
    Yahoo unable to attract anticipated interest for its Website Assets
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    Yahoo unable to attract anticipated interest for its Website Assets

    April 23rd, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
      by Hishan Welmilla in San Francisco   The bidding process for Yahoo web assets has shaken out as many of the top predicted bidders pulled out before the deadline of April 18.   It was reported earlier that...
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    Ranjan De Costa -Musician turned businessman

    April 18th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    Ranjan De Costa -Musician turned businessman Former Golden Chimes vocalist now a CEO of a VAR company By Hishan Welmilla, San Francisco .It was a very difficult task to trace Sri Lankans in the bay area in San Francisco USA as...
    Ireland to host Afghanistan in cricket bilateral series
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    Ireland to host Afghanistan in cricket bilateral series

    April 13th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    BY NAVEED YOUSAFZAI KABUL: Afghanistan and Ireland will be playing five match one-day International series schedule for July 10, 12, 14, 17 and 19 at the Belfast Capital of Northern Ireland. For the first time Afghanistan Cricket...
    Lendit USA 2016 unfolds in San Francisco
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    Lendit USA 2016 unfolds in San Francisco

    April 12th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    By Hishan Welmilla San Fransisco, USA. The world’s largest gathering of the online lending community, Lanit USA 2016 unfolded here in San Francisco on Monday. The fourth Lendit USA has brought together the industry’s leading...