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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka police exhume body of journalist who who predicted he would be killed days before his murder in 2009 - Reuters

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Sri Lanka

WHO declares Sri Lanka free of malaria - AFP

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Malaysia

Statement: Malaysian officials say high commissioner of Sri Lanka to Malaysia sustains minor injuries after attack involving protesters Sunday - @MalaysiaMFA

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Australia

India becomes No. 1 team in International Cricket Council's test rankings after Australia loose 3rd test against Sri Lanka - @TOISportsNews

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka earn their first series whitewash as they win 3rd and final test against Australia by 163 runs - Samaa

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sports

Sri Lanka beats Australia in cricket to win Warne-Muralitharan Trophy for 1st time - @CricketNDTV

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan police arrest eldest son of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa for misappropriation of funds in apartment project, his lawyer says - Reuters

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Sri Lanka war crimes, rights abuses allegations

Sri Lanka says it will create court to probe war abuses - AP

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Sri Lanka

President of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena will appoint new central bank chief following recommendation from Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake, say government officials - Reuters

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Aceh, Indonesia

Indonesia allows group of 44 stranded Tamil migrants from Sri Lanka to come ashore in Aceh province, but says they'll have to leave once boat is repaired - AP

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Indonesia

Indonesian immigration officers say stranded boat traveling from Sri Lanka to Australia has been rescued with 40 refugees on board - Sky News

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Colombo, Western, Sri Lanka

Fire breaks out at Sri Lankan army camp, causing explosions; no immediate reports of casualties - AP

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cricket

England win test cricket series against Sri Lanka after winning the 2nd test by 9 wickets at Chester-le-Street - Sky News

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Sri Lanka flooding, May 2016

Death toll in Sri Lanka floods passes 100 as waters recede; another 100 are missing - AFP

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Sri Lanka flooding, May 2016

Aid agencies say tens of thousands need aid after deadly cyclone pounds Bangladesh, Sri Lanka - Reuters

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Sri Lanka flooding, May 2016

Death toll from weeklong storms in Sri Lanka rises to 92; Disaster Management Center also says 109 people still missing - AP

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Sri Lanka flooding, May 2016

Sri Lankan officials: Death toll increases to 71, 278,000 displaced; 127 missing due to landslides - @AzzamAmeen

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Sri Lanka flooding, May 2016

Australia to contribute $500,000 to UNICEF for humanitarian assistance for floods in Sri Lanka - @AzzamAmeen

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Sri Lanka flooding, May 2016

Search and rescue efforts in Aranayake landslide area hampered by heavy rains, Sri Lanka Red Cross says; 2 bodies recovered Thursday - @SLRedCross

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Sri Lanka flooding, May 2016

Death toll in Sri Lanka flooding rises to 58, says disaster management center, at least 132 missing in Kegalle lanslides - @AzzamAmeen

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