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Glyphosate ban likely to be lifted

John Keells PLC Tea market report last week predicted that the Glyphosate ban is likely to be lifted.   Quoting the National Economic Council, the report said: “In light of overwhelming scientific consensus that the chemical is not harmful to human health, the decision was put across to the Agriculture …

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Wet weather to prevail

The Department of Meteorology says due to the wavy type disturbance in the vicinity of Sri Lanka, cloudy skies and showery conditionsare expected to continue over most parts of the island. Strong gusty winds (up to 50-60 kmph) can expect particularly over Southern province and in Mannar district. Fairly strong …

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Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka

Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur Rahim led by example, smashing an unbeaten 72 off 35 balls to help his team pull off a stunning chase in a Twenty20 Tri-Series match on Saturday. Chasing 215 to win, Bangladesh made a flying start before enduring a mid-innings slump when Mushfiqur took the onus on himself …

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