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Inter University Students Federation to Colombo in a protest march Our correspondents stated that almost all roads around Colombo Town Hall have been blocked as protesting students were staying on the road in front of the University grants Commission. Police received two injunctions against the student march today … Full News here – Read more…

March of Printer's Ink: From Colombo Journal to Ceylon Today Sri Lanka's newspaper history dates back to Colombo Journal (1832) which apparently had a short but feisty life before it invoked the ire of the British Raj. Nearly two centuries and hundreds of titles later, the long march of printer's ink — laced … Full…

Sri Lankan professors march to demand pay hike COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Thousands of striking university academics in Sri Lanka are marching across the country to demand a pay increase and an increase in funding for education. The three-month strike has crippled state-run universities, though they … Full News here – Read more on SunHerald.com