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Double trouble: Sri Lanka's twin gathering marred by overcrowding

20 Jan 2020

COLOMBO Thousands of twins packed two-by-two into a stadium in Sri Lanka's capital on Monday - so many that officials struggled to count them in time to prove they had organised a record-breaking gathering.

Sri Lanka launches China-led investment zone amid protests

08 Jan 2017

HAMBANTOTA, Sri Lanka Sri Lankan police used tear gas and water cannons on Saturday to disperse hundreds of stone-throwing demonstrators protesting against a planned investment zone supported by China.

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