Below is a random sampling of articles pulled from online news sites reporting on the region. They update periodically and are meant to keep you apprised of the news specific to these countries. Clicking on them will take you directly to the newspaper article. Please remember that articles have not been specifically selected by Vibrant South Asian and the content in this section is not reflective of the views of Vibrant South Asian or its board members.
- Daily COVID cases count tops 2,400 todayA total of 825 more people were tested positive for COVID-19 today (July 30), increasing the daily count of positive cases to 2,460. MORE.. ... read more
- Gunathilaka, Mendis Dickwella banned from international cricket for one yearDanushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, and Niroshan Dickwella have all been suspended from international cricket for a year for breaking Sri Lanka s bio-bubble on a night out in Durham last month. MORE.. ... read more
- RAPA trains young people on traditional music and instrumentsPreserving traditional music and songs has long been considered important. It should not be lost for it represents culture and tradition. And the best way to do that is by training young people. The ... read more
- Lack of awareness on human trafficking still a big concernA comprehensive report on all forms of human trafficking found unemployment combined with domestic violence and family problems lead to trafficking in persons in the country. The report, launched today, calls for increased awareness, ... read more