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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:49
President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that it is the Sri Lanka Freedom Party which drove away the injustice faced by the country for centuries.The President stated that Sri Lanka has been transformed from an economically failed state...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 11:24
Fighters from a militant Islamic group in Afghanistan, allied to the Taliban, states that they are considering joining forces with Islamic State.Their commander also said they would still fight the Afghan...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 11:52
The doctor who was found guilty of raping and murdering a girl by pushing her from 6th floor of Negombo hospital, sentenced to death by the courts.

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 11:30
A volunteer trekker was injured after he was attacked by a bear at Wilpattu National Park last evening.He is currently receiving treatment at Anuradhapura Teaching Hospital.The 33 year trekker who works...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 8:49
An Islamic State video has appeared which purports to show the beheading of Steven Sotloff, a US journalist being held hostage by the militants.Mr Sotloff, 31, was abducted in Syria in 2013. He appeared...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:56
The meteorology department states that the Atmospheric conditions are favorable for rainy weather over the most parts of the island.Showers will occur at times in the Central, Sabaragamuwa, Western, Northwestern...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:41
The 148th Police Day is celebrated today.The Police service was established in Sri Lanka on the 3rd of September 1866 and British national D W R Campbell was the first IGP.Issuing a release on the eve...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:41
Railways General Manager B A P Ariyarathna stated that steps will be taken to introduce a new class to the Railway service beyond the first class.He stated that this idea will be brought to life during...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 8:33
Elections secretariat states that the 2014 voters list will be displaced in Grama seva officers.Deputy elections commissioner M M Mohammed stated that if there are any issues public can notify before the...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:16
A massive powercut has caused disruption in India's western city of Mumbai at a time when the country's energy sector is being reportedly threatened by a lack of coal supplies.The powercut hit a large...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 19:33
The 63rd anniversary of Sri Lanka Freedom Party is held at this moment with the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Winsant Dias sports ground in Badulla.SLFP, One of the major political parties...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 19:38
Borella police arrested 6 persons along with a photo copy of a historical passport that carries the signature of Queen Elizabeth the 2nd.Initial police investigations revealed that this passport issued...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 19:38
Bodu Bala Sena joined a trade union campaign today while the National Sangha Council met the IGP.The motive was to enlighten regarding the current situation about the narcotics menace.BBS also established...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 18:18
Russia is to alter its military doctrine as a result of the Ukraine crisis and Nato's presence in eastern Europe.Mikhail Popov, a Kremlin adviser, said that deteriorating relations with the US and Nato...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 15:25
A soccer legend paid a visit to the Vatican. Diego Armando Maradona greeted Pope Francis hours before playing in an inter-religious match for peace in Rome's Olympic stadium. As a gift, he gave the Pope...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 13:17
The China beauty queens who were there on visit to Sri Lanka departed to China yesterday from the Mattala Mahinda Rajapaksa International airport. The crew was given a warm welcome at the airport just...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 13:04
The Election Commissioner has decided to send his officers to monitor the postal voting activities in the Uva Provincial Council election.His office stated today that these officers will be sent specially...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 8:59
Sprint superstar Usain Bolt yesterday, wowed his Indian fans in his trademark style in a brief exhibition...
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The executive committee of Sri Lanka Cricket decided...
Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 8:58
India registered a 9 wicket win at Edgbaston yesterday,...
Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:22
Norman Gordon, the former South Africa fast bowler...
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 18:40
India has risen to No. 1 in the ODI rankings, while...
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 18:27
Top seed Novak Djokovic reached his 22nd consecutive...
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 12:41
India have risen to No. 1 in the ODI rankings, while...
Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:54
Former cricket greats said yesterday, that they fear...
Monday, 01 September 2014 - 11:08
Captain Elton Chigumbura hit an unbeaten half century...
Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:25
Despite recurrent controversies, Mahendra Singh Dhoni...
Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 18:34
A brief verbal spat broke out between Indian batsman...
Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 11:25
India's spinners again proved England's undoing as...
Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 8:51
Former soldier who set himself on fire in Colpetty succumbs to injuries.
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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:41
The 148th Police Day is celebrated today.The Police service was established in Sri Lanka on the 3rd of September 1866 and British national D W R Campbell...
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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:41
Railways General Manager B A P Ariyarathna stated that steps will be taken to introduce a new class to the Railway service beyond the first class.He stated...
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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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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 13:07
The post mortem of the girl whose body was found near a river mouth in Angulana yesterday has revealed that she drowned in the lagoon.Police say the one and half year old girl had been playing with her...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 13:05
NFF reiterates that the government should increase the salary of the government workers by 40% during the next budget.Central Working Committee member and Former MP Piyasiri Wijenayake stated this while...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 12:38
President Barack Obama has said he will continue to press Congress to raise the federal minimum wage as the US rebounds from recession.In a Labor Day speech in Wisconsin, Obama said the economy and workers...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:41
British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, John Rankin, visited a demining site in Muhamalai during a visit to the North.The site is operated by the UK based demining agency, the Halo Trust.Commenting on...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 10:40
A Sri Lankan man arrested in Auckland in relation to the murder of his former partner in Switzerland nearly 14 years ago will remain in custody in New Zealand.The man, made a brief appearance in the Auckland...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:38
Police found a body of a 1 and a half year old female infant behind a house in the coastal area of Angulana.Police media spokesman’s office stated that they have not received any information regarding...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 10:37
A woman has died after been hit by a school van when she was walking in the pavement, in the Pitipana South area in Negombo.Police media spokesperson’s office said that the 69 year old woman was...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 12:37
Iraqi Shia militias and Kurdish forces are continuing their advance against IslamicState militants after breaking the siege of Amerli in northern Iraq.The joint forces have also seized the militant stronghold...

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 11:22
HNB assurance has identified a primary need of the elderly citizens in the country and has introduced a Guaranteed Monthly Pension Plan named ‘My...
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 16:31
Japan’s auto sales tumbled to a three-year low last month, the latest sign that consumer spending is slumping in the world’s third-largest...
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:49
The International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies presented a high award for “special contribution to stability and peace in the Region”...
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:26
The Association of Human Resource Professionals (HRP) will organize the HRM Awards,the recognized benchmark for industry best practices in Human Resources,...
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 10:11
Colombo, 1st Sept 2014: Cinnamon Red, Sri Lanka's first lean luxury hotel was unveiled today under the aegis of Minister of Economic Development, Basil...
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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:20
Ford Motor Co. begins building the sixth generation of its 50-year-old Mustang sports car today at a Michigan plant that will export it to more than 120...
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Wednesday, 03 September 2014 - 7:45
Police stated that the retired Army Officer who set himself on fire in front of the Colpetty police station yesterday has succumbed to his injuries.The victim before the self immolation had stated that his actions were to protest ...
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