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Galle

 (gäl, găl)
A city of southern Sri Lanka on the Indian Ocean. It was a trade center for the Chinese and Arabs by 100 bc and later flourished as a Portuguese and Dutch port.

Galle

(ˈɡɔːl)
n
(Placename) a port in SW Sri Lanka; along with other coastal settlements, it suffered badly in the Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004. Pop: 90 270 (2001). Former name: Point de Galle

Galle

(gɑl)

n.
a seaport in SW Sri Lanka. 76,863.
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Of all the boys hurrying back to St Xavier's, from Sukkur in the sands to Galle beneath the palms, none was so filled with virtue as Kimball O'Rara, jiggeting down to Umballa behind Hurree Chunder Mookerjee, whose name on the books of one section of the Ethnological Survey was R.
Fairly strong gusty winds (up to 50 kmph) can be expected particularly over North and North-Central provinces and in Galle, Matara, Matale and Trincomalee districts.
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1 (ANI): Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin retained his second spot in the ICC Test Rankings for bowlers as he leapfrogged Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath following India's historic win against Sri Lanka at Galle.
In a report released by Office of the UN Resident Coordinator for Sri Lanka revealed of forecast of more rains in the coming days, landslide risk advisories remain in effect in Rathnapura, Kegalle, Galle, Kalutara, Matara, Hambantota and Nuwara Eliya districts according to the National Building Research Organization.
The districts of Kalutara in the west, Ratnapura in central Sri Lanka and Galle and Matara in the south were worst hit.
This was the first of the series of three workshops which were organized by PharmEvo in Sri Lanka in collaboration with Sri Lanka College of Endocrinologists in Colombo and Kandy and in collaboration with Galle Medical Association, Galle in November, 2015.
We were mighty pleased that having come so close in Galle, we did cross the line in the second Test.
GALLE -- Pakistan Test Captain Misbah-ul-Haq believes Yasir, Azhar, Asad and Sarfaraz are the future of cricket in Pakistan.
Galle -- Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by ten wickets in the first test of the three match series in Galle Sunday.
GALLE -- Sri Lanka, trailing Pakistan by 117 runs on the first innings, were 63 for two in their second knock at stumps on the fourth day of the first Test on Saturday.
The three-Test series starts in Galle tomorrow morning before a series of one-dayers where the Lankans are more likely to flex their muscles.