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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 11:39
Police arrested Tilini Amalka Karunarathna who slapped a youth at the Wariyapola Bus Stand recently.She was arrested after she called at the police station to give a statement today.An unknown person had filmed the incident and released...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 16:52
The United Nations has accused the Syrian government of using chemical agents in eight separate incidents in a new report on war crimes there.The UN also says Islamic State militants carried out frequent...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 17:12
Two containers which used to import big onions from pakistan have been taken to police custody considering that it imports illegal drugs as well.  It has been revealed that the relavant containers...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 16:02
Traffic will be restricted to one lane from Mahabage - Ja Ela along the Colombo - Negombo road, 8am - 10pm tomorrow due to constructions.

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 14:58
An unidentified body of a male around sixty years of age, has been found in the shores of Pamunugama in Negombo. Police stated that the body was found this morning, based on a tip-off recieved.According...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 16:34
Police seized 22 stolen motorbikes following a raid conducted by the Special Operations Unit of the Mirihana Police.According to the Police media spokesman’s office, they arrested a 20 year old resident...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 14:51
A clash has occurred between 3 factions of the Government Press in Borella.A spokesman of Borella Police stated that a team of Police was deployed to inquire into the matter.

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:46
Army Media Spokesman Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasuriya says 97% of de-mining activities in the North and East areas have been completed.Addressing a media briefing held at the Defence and Urban Development...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:41
A week after huge landslides swamped the Japanese city of Hiroshima, the confirmed death toll from the tragedy hit 70, with 18 people still missing.Few hopes remain for those unaccounted for, although...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:15
Darley Road blocked from Ibbanwala junction to Fire Brigade junction due to a protest carried out opposite the Mahaweli Authority.

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 10:40
One of Colombia's most notorious hired killers has been released from prison after serving 22 years of a 30-year sentence.John Jairo, nicknamed Popeye, was the top hit man of late Colombian drug baron...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:49
India's Supreme Court has observed that the issue of Tamil Nadu fishermen getting arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy needs to be resolved politically and diplomatically and the court cannot intervene in such...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 10:14
Mahiyanganaya pradeshiya saba councillor Watarake Vijitha thero participated in the council sessions yesterday.

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 9:02
The Ukrainian and Russian presidents have held their first direct talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine, but there appears to be no breakthrough.Ukraine's leader Petro Poroshenko said a "roadmap" would...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 10:06
India's Supreme Court has observed that the issue of Tamil Nadu fishermen getting arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy needs to be resolved politically and diplomatically and the court cannot intervene in such...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 11:19
A student has assaulted a female student and her mother in Kandy due to a dispute over a love affair.According to the police, the incident occurred when they were returning after sitting for the examination.The...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 10:06
The Chief of the Air Staff of the Pakistan Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique is scheduled to arrive in Sri Lanka today for a three-day visit on the invitation of Commander of Sri Lanka Air Force,...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 16:59
Bangladesh cricket authorities said yesterday, that they would lift the ban on Shakib Al Hasan from September...
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Usain Bolt, a multiple Olympic and world champion,...
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:43
A brilliant all-round performance by Thisara Perera...
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 7:53
Sri Lankans scored a mammoth 310 runs for the loss...
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 18:47
Sri Lanka opted to bat first after winning the toss...
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 14:26
Things continued to get worse for Pakistan on the tour...
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 11:16
Sri Lanka will take on Pakistan in the second One Day...
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 7:04


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Pakistan batsman Younis Khan will leave the ongoing...
Monday, 25 August 2014 - 20:13
The International Cricket Council yesterday said, Pakistan...
Monday, 25 August 2014 - 12:22
Sri Lanka Cricket stated that All Tickets purchased...
Monday, 25 August 2014 - 7:54
Sri Lanka Cricket has begun a campaign to stamp out...
Sunday, 24 August 2014 - 20:56
Skipper Charlotte Edwards hit an unbeaten 108 as England...
Sunday, 24 August 2014 - 8:55
Fate of 2 fathers ends in tragedy due to another facebook incident.
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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:49
India's Supreme Court has observed that the issue of Tamil Nadu fishermen getting arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy needs to be resolved politically and...
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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:46
Army Media Spokesman Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasuriya says 97% of de-mining activities in the North and East areas have been completed.Addressing a media briefing...
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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 15:02
Hiru TV Mobile App which was nominated to represent Sri Lankan Media Apps at the UN-based World Summit Award Mobile 2014 has been shortlisted to the final...
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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 11:59
The new floating market constructed in Pettah area was declared opened last Monday (25).Minister of Health Maithripala Sirisena opened the Floating market in Bastian Mawatha with the participation of Defense and Urban Development Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and MP R Duminda Silva.Earlier the opening ceremony was scheduled for Friday but had to be postponed due to inclement weather in Colombo.
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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 8:06
The Bodu Bala Sena Organization states that it will set up a Buddhist and Hindu Dharma protection Council against religious conversion and to build national integration.BBS General Secretary Galagoda Atte...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 7:55
A long-term ceasefire has been agreed between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip.The truce, ending seven weeks of fighting that has left more than 2,200 people - mostly Palestinians - dead,...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 7:49
A floor of an ancient house has been found in archealogical excavations in a mountainous area in Kirimakulugolla in Balangoda.Professor Raj Somadeva of the Postgraduate Institute of Archeology of the Kelaniya...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 7:49
Police says Sri lanka is the among countries where credit card fraud can be carried out easily.Police arrested 2 foreigners who purchased foreign liquor from luxury hotels by using forged credit cards...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 10:58
Following two of the worst air tragedies in recent years, the shadow cast over Malaysia Airlines is growing ever darker.A photo posted on Twitter claiming to show a Malaysia Airlines flight from Australia...

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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 19:35
The southern provincial council was adjourned for 15 minutes due to a heated situation which arose between the government and opposition councillors.This is the second time where such a situation occurred...

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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 19:16
The five trade unions of the Para Medical Joint Union Federation have decided to continue their strike which was launched at 8 this morning.The discussions between the trade unionists and Health Ministry...

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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 19:13
The JVP has written to the IGP with regard to the violation of election laws, the destruction caused to party property, increasing shootings and burnings in the Moneragala district.In its letter to the...

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:42
Sri Lanka invites japan small and medium entrepreneurs to set up manufacturing facilities in the island to explore Indian and Pakistan markets.More than...
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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 18:49
Digital technology leader, Samsung Electronics recently introduced the world’s first Food Showcase refrigerator, the latest smart refrigerator in...
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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 18:39
The National Mobile Service Provider Mobitel, announced that the telco giant has distributed cash prizes worth an overwhelming Rs. 75 million within the...
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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 15:44
Popular messaging service WhatsApp has reached 600 million monthly active users, according to the company’s CEO, Jan Koum.WhatsApp was approaching...
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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 15:26
The symbolic inauguration of 125 rainwater harvesting structures in the drought stricken Kallaru village in Kilinochchi, could probably end up being a...
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Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 11:15
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka and the People’s Bank of China entered into a Bilateral Investment Agreement on Bond Investment yesterday, which enables...
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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 12:58
The Paramedics on strike have stated that they will refrain from emergency services in all teaching hospitals at 12 noon if a solution is not provided.Previously they have refrained from emergency services at Base Hospitals in 5 ...
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