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HEALTH TIP

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"SIMPLON PASS-THE TEASE"(1911) A POPULAR WATER COLOR ARTWORK OF YESTERYEAR AMERICAN PAINTER JOHN SINGER SARGENT(1856-1925)

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An Estimated 60 Million Children Aged 0-5 Years Across South East Asia Region Are Stunted Due To Malnutrition-Dr.Poonam Singh

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An estimated 60 million Children aged 0-5 years across the South East Asia Region including in Sri Lanka are reported as stunted ,while 8.8 million are overweight as a result Malnutrition mostly women and girls"according to the World Health Organization's South Ease Asia Regional Director Dr.Poonam Kethrapal Singh.

According to the date revealed during the session on Malnutrition held under the ongoing South East Asia Regional Health Ministers Summit at Galle Face Hotel in Colombo yesterday(07) Thinness affects 24 -47 percent of Adolescent Girls in the region ,while between 2-24 percent are overweight Dr.Singh has stated.Among adult women ,prevalence of overweight or obesity ranges between 18 to 30 percent.

"The Current nutrition profile of the South East Asia Region is characterized by under nutrition rates that are declining slowly alongside rapidly rising rates of overweight and obesity.often within the same communities ,and even in the same house holds.This double bu…

Around Seven Acres Of Land In Ella Area Had Been Destroyed Due To A Fire

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Sarath Weerawansha The Brother Of The Joint Opposition MP Wimal Weerawansha Was Further Remanded

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Sarath Weerawansha the brother of Joint Opposition MP Wimal Weerawansha who was arrested and remanded over the misusing of a state vehicle belonging to State Engineering Corporation has been further remanded until 21st of September by the Colombo Fort Magistrate today (07).

The suspect was arrested by the Police Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID) over the charges of misusing a state owned vehicle under the public property act  on 01st of September.

The suspect Sarath Weerawansha was produced before the Colombo Fort Magistrate today when the case against him filed by FCID was taken into consideration.The FCID has informed the court that the investigations on the allegations leveled against the suspect are continuing and therefore requested the court to remain the suspect in custody until the investigations are concluded.

A Youth Was Stabbed To Death At A Minuwangoda Hotel

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POPULAR YESTERYEAR SINHALA SONG SUNG BY VISHARADA VICTOR RATHNAYAKE

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One Person Was Killed And Two Others Injured And Hospitalized Due To A Wild Elephant Attack

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