Publications by Type: Journal Article

Pizon JRL, Nuñeza OM, Uy MM, Senarath WTPSK. Ethnobotany of Medicinal Plants Used by the Subanen Tribe of Lapuyan, Zamboanga del Sur. Bull. Env. Pharmacol. Life Sci [Internet]. 2016;5:53–67. Full Text
Liyanage YG, Pathmalal M. Evaluation of Amoxicillin and Sulfonamide removal by Bacillus cereus, Enterobacter ludwigii and Enterobacter sp. 2016.
Perera V. The Evidence of Sekara and K. Jayathilake: James Goonewardene Re-considered Kodithuwakku M, Warnapala K. The Politics of Lankan Literature - I. 2016;1(1):1-6.
Jayaratne HE, Wickramasinghe N, Adikari TN, Gomes L, Kamaladasa A, Ogg GS, Malavige GN. Expansion of regulatory T cells in acute dengue infection does not associate with disease severity. International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2016:439.
Gunarathne N, Samudrage D, Wijesinghe DN, Lee K-H, Chapple E, Sands J. Fostering social sustainability management through safety controls and accounting: a stakeholder approach in the mining sector. Accounting Research Journal. 2016;29.
Ubhayawardana NL, Weerasekera M, Gunasekera C, Weerasekera D, Samarasinghe K, Fernando N. Helicobacter pylori infection: Correlation to disease severity and Clarithromycin resistance in a Sri Lankan setting. International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2016:47.
Vidanapathirana M, Samaraweera JC. Homicidal Cut Throat: The Forensic Perspective. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research: JCDR. 2016;10:GD01.
Vidanapathirana M, Samaraweera JC. Homicidal Cut Throat: The Forensic Perspective. Journal of clinical and diagnostic research: JCDR. 2016;10:GD01.
K.B.G.S.K.Gamalth. Ideological Paradox of Practices of Principles of Good Governance in Local Government Institutions in Sri Lanka. Scientific Research Journal (SCIRJ) [Internet]. 2016;Volume 04(05):18-26. Publisher's VersionAbstract
Abstract: Ideological Paradox of Practices of Good Governance in Local Government Institutions in Sri Lanka Local government is core stone of the democracy and development of the given country. Global trend of the local government has been rapidly changed and have adopted principles of good governance in their local institutional systems in the world. Local government system in Sri Lanka has to be changed with parallel to global trend in term “Good Governance”. Nature of Local government is significant regarding determine shape and nature of the democratic political culture of the given society as whole. Global objective of the local government is to archive millennium goals by adopting principles of good governance in practices. Sri Lanka is democratic country with consist their own local government system since long historical time line. One of the main purposes of this local government system was to enhance democratic practices by adopting universal trends such as practical aspect of good governance and deliver rapid and quality service for the ordinary citizens for their social wellbeing. Yet, recent trend has emphasized that most of local government institutions has been reflected lack of adopting and practices of good governance principles with regard quality and accountable services in their institutional practices. Why? The overall objective of this paper is to explore the main reasons behind the failure of good governance in practices of existing local government institutions. This research, specially, focused on practices of good governance in local sphere. As a methodology, secondary data has been applied to gathering facts and information regarding content analysis. Therefore, global literature has been accessed for gathering information. Main scholarly writings and interpretations and arguments have been reexamined in this paper. There are many reasons has been recovered with regard failure of good governance in practices. Specially, pro nationalistic ideological influences and party dominations have been impact on practices of good governance in local government functions and services. Grass root social composition and elite dominations has been manipulated local institutional system and their functions. Weak civil society and their activities have been created a favorable environment for the corrupt oriented local institutional system. Also, electoral system and behavior of the elected people have negatively impacted on good governance of the local government institutional system in Sri Lanka. Index Terms: Nationalistic Ideology, Weak Civil Society, Global Trends, Good Governance, Local Government Institutions.
Implications of phytolith and diatom assemblages in the cultural layers of prehistoric archaeological sites of Ban Non Wat and Nong Hua Raet in Northeast Thailand. Environmental Archaeology [Internet]. 2016. Publisher's Version
D. Trono, OM Nuñeza MMUWTPSKS. In vitro alpha-amylase and antioxidant activities of bark extracts of charcoal tree (Trema orientalis Linn). International Journal of Biosciences [Internet]. 2016;8:33–46. Full Text
Kuruppuarachchi D, Premachandra IM. Information Spillover Dynamics of the Energy Futures Market: A Common Factor Approach. Energy Economics [Internet]. 2016;57:277-294. Publisher's Version
Sumaiya I, Pathmalal M, De Silva BGDNK, Welgamage A, Edwards C, Lawton LA. Isolation and characterization of microcystin-degrading bacteria from two water bodies in Sri Lanka. 2016.
Vidanapathirana M. Medico-legal Issues Leveled against Forensic Physicians in Pre-screening of Detainees. Glob J Nurs Forensic Stud. 2016;1:e103.
Gunathilake KM, Vidanapathirana M. Medico-Legal Issues of a Leech Bite in a Premenarcheal Child. Anuradhapura Medical Journal. 2016;10.
Groucutt HS, Breeze P, Drake NA, Jennings R, Parton A, White T, Shipton C, Clark-Balzan L, Al-Omari A, Cuthbertson P, et al. The Middle Palaeolithic of the Nejd, Saudi Arabia. Journal of Field Archaeology [Internet]. 2016;41:131-147. Publisher's Version
Chua JSA, Malavige GN, Chang T, Ng ML. Minimisation study of dengue prognostic biomarker panel test. International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2016:434.
Jayawardana DT, Tharanga Udagedara, A A M P Silva, Pitawala HMTGA, Madurya Adikaram. Mixing geochemistry of cold water around non-volcanic thermal springs in high-grade metamorphic terrain, Sri Lanka. Chemie der Erde - Geochemistry ·. 2016.
Perera MTM, Lanel GHJ. A Model to Optimize University Course Timetable Using Graph Coloring and Integer Linear Programming. IOSR Journal of Mathematics (IOSR-JM) [Internet]. 2016;12(5):13-18. Publisher's Version
Leca J-B, Gunst N, Pelletier AN, Vasey PL, Nahallage CAD, Watanabe K, Huffman MA. A multidisciplinary view on cultural primatology: behavioral innovations and traditions in Japanese macaques. Primates. 2016:1-6.