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16 September, 2018 1:24 PM Gold Worth Rs 40 Lakh Seized From Air Passenger In Hyderabad

Over 1,269 grams of gold valued at around Rs 40 lakh, smuggled from Sri Lanka, was seized from a passenger at Rajamahendravaram airport in Andhra Pradesh, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) said Sunday. Based on specific intelligence, DRI sleuths from Kakinada intercepted a passenger who arrived by a flight from Hyderabad on September 14. On examination 80

1 September, 2018 5:34 AM GATE 2019 Registration Begins

For the GATE 2019, IIT Madras has begun the online application submission process today. The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) will be held on February 2, 3, 9 and 10, 2019. Graduates and postgraduate degree holders, are eligible to apply. The exam will be held in selected cities and towns in the country as well as at Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) 47

12 August, 2018 3:53 PM Sri Lanka Beat South Africa In Final ODI

Angelo Mathews hit 97 and Akila Dananjaya took six wickets as Sri Lanka hammered South Africa by 178 runs in the final one day international in Colombo on Sunday. With the brilliant innings from Mathews, backed by Niroshan Dickwella's 43, Sri Lanka made 299 for eight off their 50 overs. South Africa, needing to make the biggest target ever achieved by a visiting 42

12 August, 2018 1:19 PM James Anderson first to take 100 Test wickets at Lord’s

England cricketer James Anderson on Sunday became only the second player to take most Test wickets at a single ground. He also became the first player to take 100 wickets at Lord’s during Day four of the second Test against India.  England cricketer James Anderson on Sunday became only the second player to take most Test wickets at a single ground. He also became 93

10 August, 2018 11:08 AM Airbnb Ties Up With Sri Lankan Tourism Board to Provide Local Experiences

Global hospitality services provider Airbnb has signed-up with the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) to provide tourists with local and traditional experiences in the country through the "Airbnb Experiences" platform. On Thursday, the global hospitality services provider signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SLTDA 76

5 August, 2018 2:40 PM Sri Lankan govenment reworking MoU on airport deal with India

The Lankan government had last month asked the Indian airport operator to submit its business plan for operating the loss-making airport. The Sri Lankan government is reworking on the draft of a memorandum of understanding to hand over the management of Mattala Rajapaksha International Airport at Hambantota to an Indian airport operator, according to a media 84

28 July, 2018 6:05 AM Sri Lanka Cricket bans Danushka Gunathilaka for misconduct

The opening batsman will also lose his match fee for the second test against South Africa along with any bonus or other related payments.   Colombo, Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka all-rounder Danushka Gunathilaka was banned for six international matches for breaching code of conduct regulations on Friday. Sri Lanka Cricket, the national governing body, had launched 33

27 July, 2018 4:42 PM IRCTC festive offer on Raksha Bandhan: 5-day Sri Lanka tour at Rs 48,500

Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd (IRCTC), the ticketing arm of Indian Railways, has come up with its latest offer for passengers to celebrate Raksha Bandhan in Sri Lanka. The special tour of Sri Lanka will cover major tourist attractions including the places associated with the great epic Ramayana. Passengers will depart from Delhi 48

24 July, 2018 10:00 AM India among most popular destination for Australia students under New Colombo Plan

India was among the most popular destinations for Australian students taking part in the Australian Government's New Colombo Plan, with close to 1,300 students heading here next year to live, study and undertake internships, an official statement said. The New Colombo Plan was a signature initiative of the Australian government, which was designed to encourage 40

21 July, 2018 8:49 AM Hashim Amla Becomes Third South African Batsman To Score 9000 Test Runs

Former all-rounder Jacques Kallis was the first South African to cross the 9000-run mark in Tests. In the ongoing 2nd Test against Sri Lanka, Keshav Maharaj completed a South African record -- nine for 129 haul on Saturday before the home side hit back by taking quick wickets, leaving South Africa in trouble on 19-3 at lunch. Maharaj's nine wicket spree 41