What can happen if China takes over critical infrastructure

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Sri Lankan author wins Booker Prize for political thriller

Shehan Karunatilaka has won the Booker Prize 2022 for his third novel The seven moons of Maali Almeida. Maali Almeida, the main character in Shehan Karunatilaka’s book, is a war photographer, and he is dead. In a highly bureaucratic afterlife, he is given seven nights to discover why he is dead and tries to alert […]

Sri Lankan Karunatilaka wins Booker Prize with satirical ‘underworld whodunnit’

AFP NOS News•yesterday, 01:23 Sri Lankan writer Shehan Karunatilaka is this year’s winner of the Booker Prize. He receives the prestigious prize for Anglophone Literature for his satirical novel The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida, about a Sri Lankan war photographer who wakes up dead in the underworld and has no idea how he died. […]

Asia’s debt states are becoming more and more dependent

Xi Jinping (rechts), Thongloun Sisoulith (links) The two heads of state opened the express train route together in 2021 – but so far there have been hardly any passengers. (Photo: imago images/Kyodo News) Bangkok It was about airports and motorways, ports and railway lines. Many already heavily indebted countries have fulfilled their expensive dreams with […]

Recession ‘friends’, these 5 countries have the worst economic reports

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – The ‘ghost’ of the recession is getting worse. Many countries are facing these economic risks in line with the various crises that hit the world. Meanwhile, technically, a recession is marked by negative economic growth in two consecutive quarters. However, in general a recession can be interpreted as a significant decline […]

Via Dynamo to the national team: Kammerknecht plays for Sri Lanka! | Sports

Via Dynamo to the national team | Kammerknecht plays for Sri Lanka! Von: j. Arndt and T. flail Dynamo has an A national player again! Claudio Kammerknecht (23) was called up for the Sri Lanka team for the first time. The newcomer from SC Freiburg II was born in Breisgau, but has Asian roots. His […]

Gautam Gambhir with the Lankan flag Cricket

Dubai – Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir celebrates Sri Lanka’s victory in Asia Cup cricket. Gautam Gambhir arrived at the ground where the final fight took place with the Sri Lankan flag. Gautam Gambhir was also in the commentary team for the Asia Cup. Gautam Gambhir himself shared the video of himself holding the national […]

[World Now] Former Sri Lankan president who fled abroad returns home after 7 weeks

A black SUV pulls out of Sri Lanka’s capital, Colombo, at Bandaranaike International Airport. A car entered the house surrounded by a high fence while the escort vehicle followed. Gautabaya Rajapaksa, former president of Sri Lanka, is a gray-haired man who got out of the vehicle while being guided by strict security. When anti-government protests […]