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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 20:00
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated that the priority of the current regime is to provide 1 million jobs.He stated this while addressing a rally held in Mawanella this evening.
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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 20:28
The First Lady, Michelle Obama, has praised 'American Sniper' for portraying a returning veteran in a more realistic light than the stereotypical down and out vet or triumphant hero usually depicted in...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 20:24
Jordan has vowed to do all it can to secure the release of a pilot captured by Islamic State, after a video was released appearing to show the beheading of a Japanese hostage.Jordan echoed Japan in strongly...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 20:23
Union leaders called strikes at nine U.S. refineries today in a bid to pressure oil companies to agree to a new national contract covering workers at 63 plants.The walkouts, the first held in support of...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 20:02
Opposition leader Nimal Siripala says that they are ready to contest in the upcoming general election after uniting the opposing parties.According to the statement he made at a press briefing held in Colombo...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 19:59
Police found 7 state-owned vehicles at Galagedara Economic Centre in Wariyapola today.According to a spokesman, the vehicles were discovered at the premises of the Economic Centre following a tip-off received...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 19:55
President Maithreepala Sirisena visited the historical Kataragama sacred site today.The President paid his homage to Kirivehera and also Ruhunu – Kataragama Maha Devale and paid a courtesy call at...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 19:52
The protest which was staged by a group of estate workers blocking the Upcountry railway line has concluded by now.According to our correspondent, the train services along Thalawa-kele – Poodalu-Oya...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 13:18
The National Freedom Front says that the decision to reduce wheat flour prices through the interim budget was a part of an international conspiracy.Central Committee Member of the Party, Piyasiri Wijenayaka...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 9:13
A video has been released online purporting to show the beheading of Japanese hostage Kenji Goto by Islamic State militants.The video comes less than a week after news of the beheading of another Japanese...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 9:11
A leak in the pipeline carrying oil from the Colombo Port to Kolonnawa Oil storage has been repaired by now.Police Media Spokesperson’s Office stated that the oil pipe ruptured near the Kaali Kovila...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 8:45
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that parliament will be dissolved after the 23rd of April.Speaking at a meeting that was held in Kandy yesterday, the Prime Minister stated that the UNP would emerge...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 20:27
Australian cricketer James Faulkner left the field with 'side soreness' in the tri-series final against...
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South African Coach Russell Domingo believes that South...
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 11:25
Nuwan Kulasekara has been reprimanded for his send-off...
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 10:24
Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir has been allowed...
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 9:16
Sri Lanka won the 7th and last One Day International...
Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 20:25
Steve Smith capped a remarkable season by sweeping...
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 20:30
If the dropping of Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard...
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:16
Former cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara accuses that...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 19:02

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Injured Australian skipper Michael Clarke, nursing...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 18:17
Shane Watson has said Steven Smith's rich summer with...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 12:38
Shamed cyclist Lance Armstrong believes the time is...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 7:51
Daniel Vettori, who played his 280th ODI yesterday...
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 20:48
Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 19:52
The protest which was staged by a group of estate workers blocking the Upcountry railway line has concluded by now.According to our correspondent, the...
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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 19:59
Police found 7 state-owned vehicles at Galagedara Economic Centre in Wariyapola today.According to a spokesman, the vehicles were discovered at the premises...
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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 11:28
An air hostess serving for Sri Lankan Airlines Amendra De Kauwe died in a motor accident which occurred in Doha – Qatar yesterday.A spokesperson...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:55
It is reported that a Leopard has been killed by illegally placed hunting trap laid in Norwood, Puliyawatta area, plantation workers announced that the Leopard was killed yesterday morning with injuries. About 3 feet tall with 4 feet long Fishing Cat happened to be one of the endangered and rare species of its kind, our Local Correspondent stated. Pix By - Ranjith Rajapaksha
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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 8:46
2 Police Officers of the Thalawa-kele Police have been transferred following an incident where a youth who was to be arrested by Police had jumped to the Upper Kotmale reservoir.Police Media Spokesperson...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 20:17
Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayaka states that the interim budget that was presented on the 29th is not only valid for 100 days.He stated that the interim budget was prepared on a long term basis.Finance...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 19:34
Tourism Deputy Minister Wasantha Senanayka states that former Defense Secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse has handed over 2 elephant calves that belonged to him to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage stating that...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 19:30
Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma arrived in Sri Lanka today for a three day official visit during which he will meet the President Maithripala Sirisena, the Commonwealth’s new Chair-in-Office.The...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 13:41
India and Sri Lanka today held talks on voluntary repatriation of Sri Lankan refugees in the country, within days of deciding to "re-engage" on the issue during a meeting between their foreign ministers.During...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 10:17
A chemical weapons expert with the Islamic State militant group in Iraq has been killed in a coalition airstrike.Abu Malik's training provided IS with "expertise to pursue a chemical weapons capability".He...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 13:39
Secretary of Sri Lanka Bar Association Ajith Pathirana stated that the Executive Council of the association intends to meet in future and discuss regarding the issues cropped up in the legal sector.He...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:30
The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) yesterday held a special meeting for its representatives at the Maharagama Youth Services Council theatre.Chairman of the JHU Venerable Athuraliye Rathana Thera expressed...

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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 9:48
The Central Bank of Russia bought a record amount of gold in the first 11 months of 2014 spending an estimated 6.1 billion Dollars.Increasing gold reserves...
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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 10:09
Oil prices suddenly spiked more than 8 percent, in the biggest one-day price move for the volatile commodity in nearly three years.But most energy experts...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:26
Internet giant Google reported fourth-quarter profits of 4.76 billion dollars, up nearly 30% from the same period a year before, but revenue missed Wall...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 15:52
The Minister of Internal Transport Ranjith Madduma Bandara stated that three-wheeler ride charges will be decreased by 10% with effect from 1 February.The...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 10:01
All Ceylon Bakery Owners Association (ACBOA) announced that the price of a loaf of bread will be reduced by Rs.6 with effect from midnight tonight.They...
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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 12:38
Sri Lanka's central bank held policy interest rates at 6.5 and 8.0 percent taking in to the consideration of remaining low inflation in the island Central...
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Sunday, 01 February 2015 - 19:58
Sri Lanka Customs commenced an investigation on two industrial plants in Kekiraawa and Ipola-gama which caused a 350 million rupees income loss for the government.They have been granted permission by the Board of Investments to ...
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