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Muslims have contributed much for Lanka's progress says President.
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:10
President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated in a message to mark the Ramazan festival that he is pleased to send this message of greetings to the devotees of Islam as they celebrate the festival Eid ul-Fitr today.The Muslim community of Sri...

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:13
Deadly violence in Gaza and Israel
Gaza and southern Israel have seen an upsurge in violence despite a plea by the UN secretary general for a cessation of hostilities.Explosions in Gaza City reportedly killed 10 people, including children.Israel...

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:10
Group of Illegal Migrants from SL Caught Entering Texas from Mexico.
A single group of illegal migrants entering Texas from Mexico over the weekend including foreign nationals from Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka have been arrested according to the National Border Patrol...

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:04
Elephant calf from Gannoruwa under the custody of wild life department dies.
The post mortem on the elephant calf that died day before yesterday, while it had been kept in accordance with a court order, under the care of the Udawalawey Elephant Interim Resort after it was recovered...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 19:16
Ready to bring a new era with patience and wisdom; says Ranil.
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickramasinghe stated that he is prepared to create a new era instead of the old-fashioned era.The Opposition leader further stated that it should be achieved through patience and...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 14:28
UPDATE: JVP leader transferred to National Hospital after receiving minor injuries
JVP leader MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake who received minor injuries following a motor accident at Kiri-ella, Ratnapura has been transferred from Ratnapura General Hospital to Colombo National Hospital for...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 13:19
Malaysia Airlines could change its name after MH370 and MH17
Malaysia Airlines could change its name after MH370 and MH17Malaysia Airlines is set for re-branding.Malaysia Airlines could change its name as part of brand overhaul prompted by the recent tragedies.The...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 12:42
UN calls for immediate Gaza truce New
The UN Security Council has called for an "immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire" in Gaza.An emergency session approved a call for a truce over the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr "and beyond".On...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 12:39
Person dies after wild elephant attack
A person has died after he was attacked by a wild elephant in Punchi-kulama area along Thirappane – Thuruwila road.The victim is a 53 year old resident of Nalla-madaawa area, Eppawela.According to...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 13:16
Update : The person who was shot at near the Rukmani Devi junction dies
The person who was shot at near the Rukmani Devi junction in Thudella Ja-Ela this morning died at Ragama hospital this afternoon.The victim has been identified as 72-year old resident of Dehiyagata.Two...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 12:38
5 suspects arrested with counterfeit notes
A woman and 4 other persons were arrested with 20 counterfeit 2000 rupee notes and 6 counterfeit 5000 rupee notes last evening.According to the police media spokesman’s office, the suspects were...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 13:15
Police investigations to arrest the suspects who poisoned a public well
It was reported to our news team the only public water well which feeds about 150 families in drought-hit Kalu Arachchigama in Galkiriyagama has been poisoned two days ago.The resident monks of the Sri...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 13:14
Tamil asylum-seekers likely economic migrants from India -Australia
Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison states that a group of 157 asylum-seekers held for weeks on the high seas on an Australian customs vessel were likely economic migrants from India,He said...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 8:31
Investigations into the death of a 14 year old girl-Video
Police have commenced investigations regarding the death of a 14 year old girl in Kadugannawa – Watta-ppala area.Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that attention will be focused whether...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 8:21
4 deaths due to drowning within 24 hours
Within the past 24 hours 4 deaths due to drowning were reported.Police media spokesperson’s office stated that 2 children drowned in a pool of water near a quarry in Sampur.The children were 13 and...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 8:21
Operation theatre of Mathale Hospital closed due to a germ.
The operations theater of the Mathale Base Hospital is temporarily closed due to a germ.Hence, patients in the Mathale Hospital were transferred to Kandy, Peradeniya, Gampola and Dambulla hospitals.

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 10:43
Muslims to celebrate Ramazan on Tuesday
Colombo Grand Mosque announced that Muslims in Sri Lanka would celebrate the Ramazan Festival on Tuesday as the new moon has not been sighted.

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:14
Ian Bell returned to form with a first hundred in almost a year as England dominated the second day of...
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South Africa held their nerve to draw the 2nd test...
Monday, 28 July 2014 - 19:19
ICC chief executive David Richardson has come out in...
Monday, 28 July 2014 - 11:34
At least 38 people have been killed in clashes between...
Monday, 28 July 2014 - 11:33
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has criticised the...
Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 19:00
Sri Lanka lost 3 wickets in the morning session on...
Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 13:19
South Africa Africa lost 2 wickets in the morning session...
Saturday, 26 July 2014 - 13:21
Ravindra Jadeja has been fined 50% of his match fees...
Saturday, 26 July 2014 - 8:31
Sudesh Peris of Sri lanka won the Silver medal for...
Saturday, 26 July 2014 - 8:05
South Africa bowled out Sri Lankans for 421 runs on...
Friday, 25 July 2014 - 18:38
Sri Lanka has shifted the venue of the second Test...
Friday, 25 July 2014 - 8:50
Mahela Jayawardene was able to equal the number of...
Friday, 25 July 2014 - 9:43
1202 dead as a result of motor accidents within a frame of six months
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Elephant calf from Gannoruwa under the custody of wild life department dies.
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:04
The post mortem on the elephant calf that died day before yesterday, while it had been kept in accordance with a court order, under the care of the Udawalawey...
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Group of Illegal Migrants from SL Caught Entering Texas from Mexico.
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:10
A single group of illegal migrants entering Texas from Mexico over the weekend including foreign nationals from Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka have been...
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President says opinion of those who object the good will not make history.
Monday, 28 July 2014 - 19:13
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that the opinions of those who object the good would not make history.He said those who raised objections when former...
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Thursday, 24 July 2014 - 7:49
At least 50 people were killed in a plane crash in Taiwan yesterday with witnesses and local media reporting the flight came down in a storm after an aborted landing. TransAsia Airways flight GE222 was carrying 58 people on a domestic flight when it crashed into houses near Magong airport on the Penghu island chain after requesting a second attempt to land there. The ATR 72-500 twin turbo-prop was...
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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 8:23
Opposition is attempting to create issues within the country; MP R Duminda Silva -Video
Colombo District Parliamentarian MP R Duminda Silva states that certain members of the opposition are attempting to create racial issues within the country and to destabilise the government internationally....

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 12:43
1202 deaths due to motor accidents within 6 months-Video
Police traffic division states that 1202 deaths have been reported during the past 6 months due to vehicular accidents.330 deaths have been reported in the Western province alone.

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 19:24
Opposition Leader explains the path to develop the country
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickramasingha states that in order to develop the Country the economy of the village must be developed.Addressing a meeting in Mathale Opposition leader stated that the government...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 19:25
2 ministers in contention to solve a problem in Uva.
A heated situation occurred in Wallawaya – Hadapangala junction when 2 ministers came forward to solve an issue related to water.Residents of Hadapangala staged a protest at the Junction demanding...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 18:59
Israel resumes Gaza offensive after Hamas rockets.
The Israeli military says it is resuming air, ground and naval raids on Gaza as Palestinian militants continue to fire rockets after rejecting a humanitarian truce.Israel had accepted a UN request for...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 18:27
Two held for trafficking Lankan refugees
The CID wing of Puducherry police arrested two persons in connection with the trafficking of Tamil refugees, who travelled from the Puducherry coast to Christmas Island in June.Sources revealed that one...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 19:25
3000 suicides per annum; Police
Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana states that annually 3000 suicide cases are being reported.Another incident was reported today where a person committed suicide by hanging himself on a branch...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 13:39
'Unfaithful' expat kills wife in Kuwait
A Sri Lankan man killed his wife in Kuwait by stabbing her after she discovered that he was betraying her with another woman.Police rushed to the man’s apartment after receiving a call from an unknown...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 19:35
Police raid an illegal fuel distribution centre-Video
The police uncovered an illegal fuel distribution racket in the Kalaniya area today.Police raided a centre situated at Kalaniya – Abayarama road and arrested 2 suspects.The suspects were distributing...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 13:19
Australia PM defends treatment of migrants held on boat
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said his government's treatment of a boatload of 157 Sri lankan asylum-seekers who have been kept at sea for weeks would underline its resolve to stop people-smuggling.Abbott,...

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 13:01
Losses worth Rs15 million incurred per day by the railway department
It has been revealed that the losses made by the department of railways on a daily basis, stands at 15 million rupees.A senior spokesperson for the department noted that it costs twice as much as the amount...

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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 17:48
Sri Lanka’s biggest fashion retail chain NOLIMIT was recently ranked among the Top 100 unlisted brands in Sri Lanka by Brand Finance in their annual...
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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 16:44
Seylan Bank launched an island wide library project themed ‘Seylan Pahasara’ in its silver jubilee year, last year, with the mission of either...
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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 16:42
The National Mobile Service Provider Mobitel received international recognition recently when it was awarded the prestigious ISO 27001:2005 certification...
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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 13:07
The rubber industry is gearing up to come under fresh spotlight this October with Sri Lanka selected to host the Global Rubber Conference 2014.Recognised...
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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 11:38
It was stated at the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, the 79th annual general meeting of the Import Section of the CCC recently, that the year under review...
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Monday, 28 July 2014 - 10:11
Katunayaka air port is among the world’s most inefficient air ports.200 airports around the world have been considered in the survey.The survey has...
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Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 8:04
UNHRC High Commissioner Navaneethan pillai says that she refutes the charges levelled to the effect that the reports submitted with regard to the state of Human Rights in Sri Lanka had been prepared according to an agenda.The ...
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