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Veteran boxing coach passes away Source:Dailynews Former national boxing champion and renowned boxing coach U. A. T. Sumanapala has passed away. He was 81 at the time of his death. He won the featherweight (Under 126lbs) title at the National Boxing Championship in 1966 having enlisted in the Army as an apprentice in March 1960. ...

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Kimiko Raheem won multiple Gold Medals at South Asian Games Kimiko Raheem Source:Dailynews Kimiko Shihara Raheem is a former Sri Lankan national swimmer who has represented the country at several international competitions including the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. * Kimiko was born on January 28, 1999 and was educated at Asian International School. She won multiple Gold Medals at the 2016 South Asian Games in the backstroke and freestyle events. She won all her events while setting new records in all of them in both the Short Course Junior National Swimming Championships and at the Long Course Junior National Swimming Championships, becoming the Junior National Women’s Champion in both meets in 2011.In 2012 she was the national champion setting all records while swimming for the school. ...

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(A Biriyani Drive until 31 July 2021) – A Collaboration between Sri lankan Association of NSW & Austra-Lankan Muslim Association of NSW with Victoria, ACR & NZ From number of participating restaurants you can purchase packets of Biriyani (meat or vegetarian) and the funds will go towards the Supporting Sri Lanka fundraiser. If you require more information, please feel free to contact either Nalika 0424 960 800 or Ubaidur on 0404 494 670 ...

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How Shaun Christie-David turned mealtime embarrassment into a social enterprise By Melissa Woodley A conversation Shaun Christie-David (far right) had with his mum (second from right) led to the creation of Colombo Social, which helps others through food. (Supplied by Shaun Christie-David Source:-sbs.com.au Why Shaun Christie-David began social enterprise Colombo Social, which feeds and provides employment to disadvantaged community members. By  Melissa Woodley — The Cook Up with Adam Liaw airs weeknights on SBS Food at 7.00pm and 10.00pm, or stream it free on SBS On Demand. — As a first-generation migrant, Shaun Christie-David of social enterprise restaurant Colombo Social empathises with the struggles that those from culturally diverse backgrounds face. Shaun’s family migrated to Australia from Sri Lanka in the early 1980s and settled in Sydney’s western suburbs. Sri Lanka was in the grips of its Civil War and his parents were seeking a safe country with opportunities to raise their three sons. “The land ...

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