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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:27
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said Sri Lanka has set an example to other nations by meeting most of its responsibilities towards the country’s child population.In a message to mark International Children’s Day, the President...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:53
Police states that the mother who poisoned her 3 children yesterday in Bingiriya was suffering from a mental disorder.The mother has attempted suicide by poisoning her 3 children and consuming poison herself...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:31
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama have called for a "new agenda" between their countries during Modi's US visit.The two leaders outlined their agenda for future US-Indian...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:22
The Prisons Department has decided to introduce a method for prisoners to hold telephone conversations with their relatives.It is intended to implement this initially in the Welikada Prison on a trial...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:20
Complaints about private buses can be lodged with the Private Transport Ministry through Short Message Service from today.The Private Transport Ministry communiqué said that the relevant complaints...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:55
The National Building research organisation states that Kegalle, Mathale, Kandy and Nuwara – eliya district are prone to landslides during the next 24 hours.

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:47
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that nobody can deceive the people of this country.He made this statement after the swearing-in ceremony of Shashindra Rajapaksa as Chief Minister of the Uva Provincial...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:06
The Karnataka High Court will decide whether former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa can leave jail when her bail request is considered tomorrow.Jayalalithaa has been in a Bangalore prison since...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:08
Police have arrested a 17-year old school boy of Badalkumbura in Moneragala for making lewd proposals over the telephone to a lady teacher of his school.The 34-year old lady teacher has complained to the...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 17:18
Ukraine's truce and troops withdrawal deal lay in tatters today, after the deadliest wave of attacks by pro-Russian insurgents in more than a month left 9 soldiers and 4 civilians dead.13 soldiers and...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 18:51
The Public Utility Commission announced today the implementation of the new electricity tariff which was reduced recently by 25% by the President.The reduction has been effective from September 16th.Accordingly,...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 18:07
55 year old person died and 2 others received injuries when a mound of earth fell on to a house in the suburbs of Nawalapitiya.The injured persons have been admitted to Nawalapitiya Hospital.According...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 12:47
The Airport Customs seized 700 grams of gold worth 3 and a half million rupees this morning, thwarting an attempt to smuggle them into the country.The Customs Director and Media spokesman Leslie Gamini...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 12:46
US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Mitchell J. Sisson paid a courtesy call on the Chief Prelate of Malawatu Chapter Most Venerable Thibbatuwawe Sri Sumangala Thera and the Anunayaka Thera this morning.The ambassador...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 12:45
Police says a girl is in the centre of the row which took place between two factions of students of Revatha Maha Vidyalaya in Balapitiya yesterday.The students of grade 12 and 13 were engaged in a clash,...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 12:00
The Navy has arrested 16 Indian fishermen for poaching in the local waters and seized 4 vessels.Navy media spokesman Commander Kosala Warnakulasuriya stated that they were arrested off Maadagal coast in...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 11:20
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned at the United Nations that a nuclear-capable Iran would pose the gravest threat to the world, far outstripping terrorism from Iraq and Syria.Netanyahu spoke...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:34
West Indies batsman Chris Gayle expects to return to fitness in time for the Tests in India starting...
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Pakistan's T20 captain Shahid Afridi said yesterday,...
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 17:19
Bangladesh all-rounder and former skipper Mohammad...
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 11:21
Kolkata Knight Riders offspinner Sunil Narine has been...
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 8:26
Australian coach Darren Lehmann said fearsome fast...
Monday, 29 September 2014 - 19:44
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi says he "never imagined"...
Monday, 29 September 2014 - 15:50
Hobart Hurricanes reached the semi-finals of the Champions...
Monday, 29 September 2014 - 8:38
Ravi Shastri was appointed as Team India director for...
Saturday, 27 September 2014 - 17:27
Sachithra Senanayake has been green-lighted to play...
Friday, 26 September 2014 - 12:53
Sri Lanka women’s cricket team won the Bronze...
Friday, 26 September 2014 - 13:05


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Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has been...
Friday, 26 September 2014 - 8:56
West Indies have recalled a trio of experienced players...
Thursday, 25 September 2014 - 17:23
Ratnapura Woman Attack by policeman.
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:22
The Prisons Department has decided to introduce a method for prisoners to hold telephone conversations with their relatives.It is intended to implement...
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:20
Complaints about private buses can be lodged with the Private Transport Ministry through Short Message Service from today.The Private Transport Ministry...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 18:47
Cabinet Spokesman Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said that the External Affairs Ministry has not yet received a resignation from the Sri Lankan Higher Commissioner...
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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 12:31
3 persons were injured and admitted to the hospital when a big tree on Kinsey road near the mortuary of Colombo National Hospital fell yesterday (22).According to the media spokesman’s office, the fallen tree caused damages to 12 vehicles including 3 three-wheelers, 2 motor vehicles, a lorry and 3 motor bikes.A woman is among the injured, while another person received injuries to his head.They...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 13:39
During the recent explorations carried out by the Maritime Archaeology Unit of Galle (MAU), the archaeologists managed to locate another steam wreck in Pasikudha. With this discovery, the number of wrecks...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 8:25
Islamic State fighters closed in yesterday to within only a few kilometres of a key Kurdish town on Syria's border with Turkey, despite continued air strikes by the US-led coalition.NATO member Turkey's...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 8:16
Minister of Mass Communication and Information Keheliya Rambukwella says that there is a possibility that the presidential election would be held in January next year.The Minister said so replying to a...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 8:13
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's appeal against Special Court's conviction order in disproportionate assets case was filed in the Karnataka High Court yesterday.Her advocates filed the appeal,...

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Monday, 29 September 2014 - 21:46
A meeting of Kolonnawa electorate Grama Officials was held at the Colombo Divisional Secretariat recently with Colombo District MP R. Duminda Silva at the chair.On this occasion discussions were held with...

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Monday, 29 September 2014 - 19:46
Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters are blocking Hong Kong's streets, shutting down the territory's business hub and ignoring appeals to leave.The demonstrations have spread to other areas including...

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Monday, 29 September 2014 - 18:53
The Government Medical Officers Association stated that they will take all measures against the decision taken by the Health Ministry to provide clinical training to the students of Malambe Private Medical...

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Monday, 29 September 2014 - 19:16
A notice has been issued on Southern Provincial Council Minister D.V. Upul to appear before Court on October 6th by Bandarawela Magistrate Jeyaram Proxy.Police media spokesman Ajith Rohana said the Minister...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 17:16
Digital technology leader, Samsung Electronics, recently unveiled the GALAXY Alpha, which showcases Samsung’s new approach to design. At the unveiling...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 13:22
The annual Oman Air Asia Pacific Regional Conference was recently held at the Taj Colombo. The conference was attended by all of Oman Air’s country...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 11:24
Mihin Lanka, Sri Lanka’s national low-cost carrier will expand its operations this winter by introducing flights to Lahore in Pakistan and increasing...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 11:18
Bill Gates is the richest person in America, according to Forbes.Revealing its list of the 400 richest people in the nation, Forbes pegged former Microsoft...
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Monday, 29 September 2014 - 15:48
Minister of Investment Promotion Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena at the signing of the agreement to launch Royal Asian Cruses in Colombo last week stated that...
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Sunday, 28 September 2014 - 12:22
Terra Motors Corporation, Japan’s leading electric two- and three-wheeler developer and manufacturer, has entered into an exclusive partnership with...
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:25
Disaster Management Centre Deputy Media Director Sarath Laal Kumaara states that due to heavy showers 10 houses in Vilgoda in Kurunegala were submerged yesterday.In addition to the death of four persons reported to the Disaster ...
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