8 Oct

Ranil India discuss Geneva developments

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today briefed India on developments taking place at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva.Wickremesinghe told reporters that the Government is expecting a favorable outcome in Geneva which will lead to a settlement on the human rights issue. He said the Government is keen to achieve reconciliation and while looking at the past Sri Lanka will work with all communities and look at the future. He said the Government is looking at how devolution of power can take place in Sri Lanka within a unitary state and there is still scope for much more to be done.The Prime Minister also said that he hopes agreements on economic co-orporation between India and Sri Lanka could be signed next year. (Colombo Gazette) The Prime Minister also thanked India for the support it has given to resettle war affected families in the North and East. read more

22 Sep

Over 17000 votes for the best handball girls

WORLD BEST YOUNG FEMALE GOALKEEPER 2013/2014Cecilie Greve (41%, 478 Votes)Jovana Risovic (37%, 430 Votes)Marina Vukcevic (22%, 256 Votes)Total Voters:1,164 WORLD BEST YOUNG FEMALE PLAYMAKER 2013/2014Deborah Nunes (51%, 1,136 Votes)Daria Dmitrieva (33%, 737 Votes)Grace Zaadi (16%, 345 Votes)Total Voters:2,218 Here is the explanation of the Voting process for the World’s Best Young Female Player 2013/2014. Handball-Planet.com made the Jury consisted of the handball specialized journalists from eight countries, while the last member were fans. All the Jury members gave the three names per position with 3, 2 and 1 point, while the fans’ opinion was calculated different with 5, 3 and 1 point per position.Three players with the biggest support –Dorina Korsos (2.191), Szederke Sirián (1.967) and Sara Ristovska (1.797) got 10,7 and 6 points. WORLD BEST YOUNG FEMALE LEFT WING 2013/2014?Dorina Korsos (79%, 2,191 Votes)Fie Woller (12%, 344 Votes)Sonja Frey (9%, 252 Votes)Total Voters:2,787 WORLD BEST YOUNG FEMALE RIGHT BACK 2013/2014Szimonetta Planéta (64%, 1,443 Votes)Louise Burgaard (26%, 574 Votes)Stine Skogrand (10%, 227 Votes)Total Voters:2,244 WORLD BEST YOUNG FEMALE RIGHT WING 2013/2014Sara Ristovska (48%, 1,797 Votes)Marit Røsberg Jacobsen (41%, 1,519 Votes)Anna Vyakhireva (11%, 376 Votes)Total Voters:3,749 ← Previous Story “BEST 7″ FOR THE WOMEN’S HANDBALL FUTURE Next Story → TOP 5: Burgaard, Vyakhireva, Korsos, Frey… WORLD BEST YOUNG FEMALE LINE PLAYER 2013/2014Szederke Sirián (86%, 1,967 Votes)Katarina Jezic (7%, 167 Votes)Linn Blohm (7%, 163 Votes)Total Voters:2,297 WORLD BEST YOUNG FEMALE LEFT BACK 2013/2014?Kinga Klivinyi (62%, 1,620 Votes)Estavana Polman (24%, 630 Votes)Lois Abbingh (14%, 353 Votes)Total Voters:2,603 read more