Today’s Lanka news cloud
  • Mega projects will proceed under a Sajith administration (Daily Mirror)
  • CB calls for holistic approach to drive SMEs (Daily FT)
  • Special retirement package for President due to special circumstances, says Cabinet (Daily FT)
  • Is the Media behaving like the Wild Ass? (Republic Next)
  • Gotabaya promises to rehabilitate remaining Tiger suspects (The Island)
  • MS indicates retirement not in his plans (Daily FT)
  • Finance

  • CSE up on companies’ quarterly results (The Island)
  • Inviting stakeholders of the Sri Lankan Entrepreneurship Ecosystem to join in the celebration and to link with the Global Entrepreneurship Network (Daily FT)
  • Dimuth Karunaratne as Brand Ambassador (The Island)
  • Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019 (Daily FT)
  • GEN Global announces global themes for #GEW2019 (Daily FT)
  • AIA reports new business results for third quarter 2019 (The Island)
  • Opinion

  • A real ‘Parippu’ (Daily Mirror)
  • Neo-liberalism and its relevance to Sri Lanka now (The Island)
  • SC Rules In Favour Of Setting Guidelines For PC Appointments (Colombo Telegraph)
  • Royal Park murder A delicate issue called ‘Presidential Pardon’ (Daily Mirror)
  • Front Runner reality at the Final Stretch (The Island)
  • An appreciation of Michael my friend, boss and mentor (Daily FT)
  • World

  • Opinion: A synod that could make history (Deutsche Welle)
  • Two wounded in France mosque shooting (Al Jazeera English)
  • AfricaLink on Air – 28 October 2019 (Deutsche Welle)
  • Georgia hit by massive cyber-attack (BBC News)
  • British lawmaker Vaz faces suspension over drug scandal (Deutsche Welle)
  • Trump defends not informing Congress of IS raid (BBC News)
  • Climate

  • Technology will not save us from climate change – but imagining new forms of society will (The Conversation)
  • Global emissions and Labour’s green plans | Letters (The Guardian)
  • Why ‘acting locally’ is impossible in an interconnected world (The Conversation)
  • Anthony Albanese recasts Labor’s climate policy to make it ‘all about jobs’ (The Guardian)
  • Sport

  • Granada: La Liga leaders compared to Leicester (BBC Sport)
  • Had plans to keep Australia under a good total but things didn’t come off well – Bhanuka Rajapaksa (Cricinfo)
  • Ronnie O’Sullivan suffers first defeat against Dominic Dale (BBC Sport)
  • Ben Curry is excited to go watch his twin, Tom, in the World Cup final (The Guardian)
  • Further reading

  • A woman and her car (Aeon)
  • Five Hotels That Were Occupied by the Military During World War II (Smithsonian)
  • Mistaken (Aeon)
  • NASA is sending a rover to the moon to look for water ice (MIT Tech Review)
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