Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 16/10/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 16/10/2017

Here’s our latest update of what went viral on social media in Sri Lanka and around the world last week. This week our team wrote about; What went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? Anti-SAITM rally The Anti-SAITM rally that was recently held, ended with a tear gas attack from the police when they were brought in to control the situation that had gotten out of control. The post that was shared on the Facebook page Ada Derana Sinhala, went viral instantly. Impromptu railway strikes The sudden railway strike that happened in…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 02/10/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 02/10/2017

Here’s our latest update of what went viral last week on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world. This week our team wrote about; Went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? The suicide of actor Dasun Nishan The untimely death of actor Dasun Nishan was something that went viral on social media in Sri Lanka this last week. The actor, according to sources, had committed suicide in his apartment and was found dead. The reasons behind his actions were a bit obscure although many rumours of a love affair gone…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 18/09/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 18/09/2017

​Here’s our latest weekly review of the viral news topics on social media in Sri Lank and across the world for the last week. This week our team wrote about; Went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? Anti-SAITM rally and bomb threats This video of vehicles that took part in the recently held anti-SAITM being checked by the STF due to orders from Minister Rajitha Senarathne who feared that they may be carrying bombs went viral on Facebook. Ranjan Ramanayake’s statement Ranjan Ramanayake’s statement about corruption, double standards when treating normal prisoners…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 11/09/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 11/09/2017

Here’s our latest overview of the hottest topics on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world in the past week. This week our team wrote about; Our Blogs Social Media and Sri Lanka’s top exporters; are the leaders in Sri Lanka’s export sector utilizing social media as much as they should be? ​Went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? Extreme Weather in Sri Lanka It looks it’s that time of the year again when the country gets flooded. This has become almost sort of a norm now for the past…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 24/04/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 24/04/2017

Read our latest weekly update of what’s trending on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world This week our team wrote about: Our Blogs   Basic Internet Security :  A look at how you can keep online information safe and avoid the radar of hackers and various other entities that might be mining it.   What Went Viral in Sri Lanka? The Meethotamulla waste dump disaster The Meethotamulla waste dump collapsed recently destroying the lives of 246 families approximately who were unfortunate enough to live near enough. Among…