Today’s Lanka news cloud
  • Polls Chief faces backlash over sudden move to silence ITN (Sunday Observer)
  • Scandal and politics: The Ravi Waidyalankara imbroglio (Sunday Observer)
  • Divide and conquer: Sri Lankan strongman plots an election return (The Island)
  • NEC to use new hardboard ballot boxes for Nov. 16 presidential polls (The Island)
  • SLFP: The Last Stand (Sunday Observer)
  • Second preference for Gota: Hisbullah (Sunday Observer)
  • Finance

  • HNB partners Hilton Colombo to celebrate Oktoberfest 2019 (The Island)
  • Advanced oil-water separator : Nanotechnology breakthrough will save billions (Sunday Observer)
  • Tea exporters hit by a slew of problems (Sunday Observer)
  • ‘Increased technology use, a must, to face productivity challenges’ (Sunday Observer)
  • A program to enhance knowledge of Technicians by Mans Lanka (The Island)
  • John Keells’ consumer foods, retail industry groups continue strong growth (Sunday Observer)
  • Opinion

  • Class Drivers & A Gotabaya Autocracy (Colombo Telegraph)
  • The constitutional scenarios (Sunday Observer)
  • A Centrist Social Compact (Colombo Telegraph)
  • A Centrist Social Compact (Sunday Observer)
  • Boomerang Lesson For Yahapālanaya (Colombo Telegraph)
  • Are We Finally Done Taxing Aunty Flo? (Colombo Telegraph)
  • World

  • Scottish protesters call for independence from Britain (Deutsche Welle)
  • Quit ‘coal addiction’, UN boss warns Asia (BBC News)
  • ASEAN summit grapples with US-China trade war (Deutsche Welle)
  • The real navy seals: Animals in action (Deutsche Welle)
  • Antarctic marine conservation park thwarted by China Russia (Deutsche Welle)
  • Over a dozen killed in car bomb attack near Turkey-Syria border (Al Jazeera English)
  • Climate

  • More financiers are moving into solar (IEEFA)
  • Leonardo DiCaprio calls Greta Thunberg ‘a leader of our time’ (The Guardian)
  • Blackhawk emerges, precariously, from bankruptcy (IEEFA)
  • Madrid to host UN climate summit after Chile pulls out (The Guardian)
  • Sport

  • United States GP final practice & debate (BBC Sport)
  • Sri Lanka must prepare better for T20 World Cup – Ratnayake (Cricinfo)
  • Premier League: What happened in the English top flight on Saturday? (BBC Sport)
  • Erasmus hails Kolisi: ‘There was a time when Siya didn’t have food to eat’ (The Guardian)
  • Further reading

  • The East India Company Invented Corporate Lobbying (Jstor)
  • How China built a single-photon detector that works in space (MIT Tech Review)
  • At the Anacostia Community Museum, a Sleek New Look Comes with a New Director (Smithsonian)
  • California is on track to miss its climate targets—by a century (MIT Tech Review)
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