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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 11:19
Hiru TV, the revolutionary in the Media industry in Sri Lanka took another step ahead for its viewers. The launch of its new concepts for the upcoming months of 2014 was held at the Hilton Ballroom under the auspicious presence of...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 12:06
Police reports say that the damages caused for the communication which caught on fire in Bangasala Raod in Pettah has not been calculated yet. The fire has been doused as soon as the information was recieved...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 11:36
The Pentagon says that the US military launched new strikes on Islamic State forces in Iraq, using fighter and attack aircraft to carry out strikes near the Mosul dam and Amerli."The strike near Amerli...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 10:12
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Mahinda Rajapaksa are likely to meet on the sidelines of the 69th UN General Assembly session in New York in the third week of September.Indian express said the...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 9:42
A Mexican woman has become the oldest human to have ever lived after reaching the grand old age of 127 - but she lost her birth certificate four decades ago, it was claimed today.Leandra Becerra Lumbreras...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 10:08
The 2nd day of the 10th session of the youth Parliament was held yesterday at the Maharagama youth centre.Defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse, Minister Dallas Allahaperuma and Colombo District MP R Duminda...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:18
Israel has announced plans to expropriate 400 hectares of Palestinian land in the West Bank.The decision to appropriate land south of Bethlehem is believed to be the largest seizure by Israel in 30 years.The...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:14
The meteorology department states that several spells of light showers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Northwestern and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts.Strong winds at...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:07
Sri Lanka is to rebuild a bridge that was destroyed in an iconic scene from the classic 1957 movie Bridge on the River Kwai.The movie, which depicts British prisoners of war forced by the Japanese to build...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:08
President Mahinda Rajapakse engaged in an observation tour yesterday to inspect the reconstruction work of the S W R D Bandaranayaka statue in Galle face.President instructed to conclude reconstruction...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:09
Wild Life officers discovered an elephant calf from a house in Navala area.It was revealed that the owners did not possess a proper license for the elephant calf.The license that was provided by the owners...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:08
A tragic incident was reported from Wallampitiya area yesterday where a mother has killed her 6 year old daughter by throttling her.The own brother of the accused has given a statement to the police regarding...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:10
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickramasingha states that the government has failed to provide relief to patients who are suffering from kidney ailments.Addressing a meeting held in Avukana area yesterday Opposition...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 19:57
Former parliamentary secretary general Sam Wijesinghe passed away at the age of 93.

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 19:05
Elections watchdog PAFFERAL states that election laws are violated in the Monaragala district.Executive director of PAFFERAL Rohana Hettiarachci stated that 158 election related complaints were lodged...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 19:00
President Mahinda Rajapakse states that people in UVA will make the SLFP victorious to further consolidate the development drive of the government.He made this statement while handing over the newly constructed...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 19:01
Police arrested another suspect connected to the Meegalawa child abduction case.Police media spokesperson office stated that the suspect who is a resident of Abanpola is believed to have assisted the 4...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 11:08
Former cricket greats said yesterday, that they fear Pakistan's one-day defeat in Sri Lanka will hurt...
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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
Seamer Thisara Perera claimed 4 for 34 and Tillakartane...
Saturday, 30 August 2014 - 16:49
Sri Lanka and Pakistan will clash in the third and...
Saturday, 30 August 2014 - 9:54
Sri Lanka and Pakistan will clash in the third and...
Saturday, 30 August 2014 - 8:39
Janak Gamage, the former Sri Lanka medium-pacer, has...
Friday, 29 August 2014 - 20:48
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has been named...
Friday, 29 August 2014 - 13:05
With 2 stumpings to his name in the 2nd of the 5-match...
Friday, 29 August 2014 - 13:03
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo won Uefa's Best...
Friday, 29 August 2014 - 8:19
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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 10:08
The 2nd day of the 10th session of the youth Parliament was held yesterday at the Maharagama youth centre.Defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse, Minister...
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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:07
Sri Lanka is to rebuild a bridge that was destroyed in an iconic scene from the classic 1957 movie Bridge on the River Kwai.The movie, which depicts British...
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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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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 18:26
Chinese authorities have ruled out open nominations for elections to choose Hong Kong's leader.Authorities said two to three candidates will be nominated by a "broadly representative" committee.The decision...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 19:03
Police has commenced a special operation to seize long distance buses which travel without licenses.Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that certain buses travelling from Colombo to Jaffna,...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 12:55
China is to play a bigger role in Sri Lanka’s power generation sector by helping to maintain the 1.35 billion US dollar Norochcholai coal power plant that has been plagued by repeated breakdowns.President...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 12:57
The JVP states that they will lodge a complaint at the human rights commission against deploying government employees in election related activities.Propaganda Secretary of the JVP, parliamentarian Vijitha...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 12:56
The department of fisheries says that they were unable to enter into any agreements regarding the violation of maritime borders during the discussion held on the 29th about the Indu- Sri Lanka fishermen’s...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 12:06
A meeting of all fishermen's associations today decided to withdraw their 36 day indefinite strike from Monday and put out to sea in the backdrop of the first joint committee meeting between India and...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 8:54
The Joint Field Training Exercise Cormorant Strike 2014 will be held for the 5th consecutive year with the participation of military personnel from the Tri Forces in Baticalo and Trincomalee areas from...

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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 8:52
A special discussion is scheduled to be held today between the elections commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya and additional election commissioners.Deputy elections commissioner A.L. Ratnayake said Uva provincial...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 11:29
The search giant’s X laboratory division is developing drones that can handle deliveries, a move that would be in direct competition with the e-commerce...
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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 11:29
Apple Inc. (AAPL) is holding a Sept. 9 event, where the company is said to be preparing to debut new iPhones and a wearable device.The unveiling will be...
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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:21
The Board of Investment and Seychelles Investment Board signed an MoU last week.Investment Promotion Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena who was also present...
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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 8:11
Marada-gaha-mula rice traders charge that retail and medium scale traders are refraining from selling rice.Chairman of the union B K Ranjith stated that...
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Sunday, 31 August 2014 - 18:30
Senior Minister for Scientific Affairs Prof. Tissa Vitharana told a forum on ‘Technology and Development : organised by the Society for International...
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Saturday, 30 August 2014 - 19:54
India said its economy grew by 5.7 per cent in the first financial quarter, its fastest pace in over two years, as the election of a new right-wing government...
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Rock legend Bruce Springsteen is set to transfer his...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 9:13
The youth, who was slapped by a girl at the Wariyapola bus terminal recently has been remanded till the 12th of August, following his arrest on the girl’s complain.
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