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The 1999 ICC Cricket World Cup, the seventh edition of the tournament, was hosted primarily by England, with some games being hosted in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and the Netherlands. The World Cup was won by Australia, who beat Pakistan by 8 wickets at Lord’s Cricket Ground in London. New Zealand and South Africa were the other semi-finalists.
Full Article Sunday, 01 February 2015 00:00
The chocolate cake is one of the mostly eaten cakes of today with hundreds of different varieties, shapes and sizes it amazing how far cookery has come. This sort of cake has been around for hundreds of years have been improved on many times. This kind of cake has a history that dates right back to 1764. This is when…
Full Article Sunday, 01 February 2015 00:00
Hi kids, in our journey to Jaffna, today we are going to visit the enormous star-shaped Jaffna Fort, which is believed to be initially built 400 years ago in 1618 by Portuguese. At a glance we could see the five-sided thick and high ramparts and the fortress with its wide and deep moat around it. Let’s take a look...
Full Article Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00
What is wind?  - Wind is somewhat of a mystery. We can’t see it, but can feel it. So what exactly is wind? Wind is the movement of large amounts of air. Even though we can’t see air, we know that it is made up of molecules of different kinds of gasses, mostly nitrogen and oxygen. When lots of these…
Full Article Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00
The 1996 Cricket World Cup, also called the Wills World Cup after its official sponsors, was the sixth Cricket World Cup, organized by the International Cricket Council (ICC). It was hosted by India, Pakistan and for the first time by Sri Lanka. The tournament was won by Sri Lanka, who defeated Australia in the final at the Gaddafi Stadium in…
Full Article Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00
We all know the popular saying ‘Health is Wealth’. The loss of health is loss of all happiness. If you can imagine illnesses that you have suffered will make sense on the above things. So, today I want to get your attention about one of the oldest diseases recorded in the world. It is leprosy, also known as Hansen's Disease.
Full Article Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00
The discovery of new earthlike planets boosts the odds that alien life could exist There’s good news for people hoping that the Earth is not the only inhabited world in the universe. A team of astronomers announced on January 6 that they have identified eight planets beyond our solar system. The scientists say three or four of those planets orbit…
Full Article Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00
Life is about collections.  We collect all kinds of things.  Some people collect certificates.  Some like to collect picture postcards.  A lot of children collect stamps and coins.  Some like to collect feathers. Some collect money, others collect vintage cars.  And there are things we collect without actually thinking it is a hobby.  Like souvenirs.
Full Article Sunday, 18 January 2015 00:00
As a nation we are going forward. But today I want to tell backward information. Don’t be afraid for that. Because specialty of that is, that backward information caused to have great forward us today. So this week, we’ll talk about past of communication and letter-writing.
Full Article Sunday, 18 January 2015 00:00
Hi kids, today we are going to visit the University of Jaffna, in our journey to Jaffna. Among the higher education centers in Sri Lanka, the University of Jaffna plays an important role by serving thousands of students to engage in their studies.Let’s take a look at the history. In 1974, Jaffna Campus of the University of Sri Lanka was...
Full Article Sunday, 18 January 2015 00:00
The 1992 Cricket World Cup was the fifth staging of the Cricket World Cup, organized by the International Cricket Council (ICC). It was held in Australia and New Zealand from 22 February to 25 March 1992, and finished with Pakistan beating England in the final to become the World Cup champions for the first time.
Full Article Sunday, 18 January 2015 00:00
The word thesaurus comes from the Greek word for treasure; the original meaning was a place where treasure is stored. As with many words, the sense later changed and a thesaurus became as a book that served as a source or repository of information - a “treasury of information”.
Full Article Sunday, 18 January 2015 00:00
Whether you live in Cambodia or Scotland, Lithuania or America, you have probably heard of dragons. The eastern dragon, sometimes called Lung (in China) or Long (in Vietnam), may almost seem like a completely-different creature than the Western dragon. Their anatomy, behavior, symbolism, and what they mean to society are quite different. The East seems to value dragons for their…
Full Article Sunday, 18 January 2015 00:00

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