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Elvis ‘Ricky’ Thurgood feted at Easter Sandown races 37 years after tragic mishap

The Horse racing fraternity in Australia are a rare breed as envisioned by their tender loving care for a fallen mate, Elvis ‘Ricky’ Thurgood, a champion Jockey who was literally stopped in his tracks on a fateful Easter weekend at Caulfield racecourse and left quadriplegic for the past 37 years.

“FOLLOW THE LEADER” – by Desmond Kelly – ‘the Star of eLanka”
In Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), there used to be this childrens’ game called “follow the leader” The rules were simple.

You chose a leader & tried to follow, as best as you could, anything the “leader” did. Whoever did mimic the leader as closely as possible, won the game & the plaudits that followed.The game, at times was hilarious, at times, rather dangerous, too, as was the time when I, as “leader”, led the rest of the team (about five others), into a fairly large tunnel,

Sri Lanka has a lot of potential for cultivating fruits for both the domestic market and for export, cost thanks to its ideal tropical climate and the fact that agriculture is an important sector of our economy. However, buy information pills many of our local fruits are confined to home gardens in rural areas and it is difficult to purchase them in the market. This is unfortunate, medications since most of them are rich in nutrients, have been used in traditional ayurvedic medicine, and have been scientifically proven to have the capacity to fight diseases and health conditions from cancer to diabetes. 

Written by Dr Harold Gunatillake-health writer

Some cardiologists seem to dispute this theory that saturated fats are linked to heart disease. Written by Dr harold Gunatillake-health writer Cholesterol- is a word in every one’s mouth today 75 % of cholesterol required for body functions is synthesised in the liver from
Acetyl-CoA through the HMG-CoA cycle and not from fats in your food. Only 25% comes from the food (saturated fat), we eat like eggs and dairy.

Topsy turvy Sri Lanka head off to the ICC Champions Trophy with renewed vigor and the return of key stars Skipper Angelo Matthews and Speedster Lasith Malinga as they try to arrest their indifferent recent form in the world game.

Held in all formats at home by rejuvenated Bangladesh recently, the pride of the Lion has been dented somewhat and everyone knows when that happens the Lankans usually rise and produce the unthinkable.

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Bradby Golf for Royal College OBA

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G.C. Wickramasinghe Trophy – TCK vs. RCC Golf at VGCR on 19th May 2017 The 2nd Annual Golf tournament between the old boys of Trinity College Kandy and Royal College Colombo will be played at the picturesque Victoria Golf & Country resort in Digana with preferential rates for stays, the day before the Bradby 1st leg in Kandy.


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13th of May  2017

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6th of May 2017


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Shanthi Foundation – Help Build Sri Lanka’s First Palliative Care Hospital

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ROYAL BALL 2017 – Dinner Dance

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17th of June  2017

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