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Friday, 12 February 2016 - 22:39
President Maithripala Sirisena has stated that the country has not been pressurized by any foreign elements whatsoever. Addressing a ceremony held in... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 22:55
After losing the first T20I by five wickets in Pune, India took on Sri Lanka in the must-win encounter of the three match series at JSCA International... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 17:03
The government has granted approval to hold the 2016 state Vesak festival at the premises of Naigala Raja Maha Viharaya in Weeraketiya, Hambantota. The... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 16:57
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned of the danger of the Islamic State terror group spreading its tentacles to South Asia through organizations... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 15:35
The students of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura had started a fast at the university administration building today (12), demanding solutions for... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 16:40
The police have arrested two suspects in connection with the incident of shooting to death an individual in Ambalangoda –Madampe area.   A... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 15:59
The Open University Students’ Union (OUSU) staged a protest today (12) demanding the authorities to reopen all the faculties of the Open University. Earlier,... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 15:01
The former Minister of Coconut Development Jagath Pushpakumara has arrived at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry on a second consecutive day. The... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 15:07
The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) today stated that it had not taken a final decision to purchase aircraft from India, Pakistan or any other country. Speaking... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 13:04
The second step in a series of religious faith steps carried out by the Joint Opposition against the current government and the FCID are scheduled to be... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 13:27
A car's engine compartment caught fire at the 39 milepost on the Southern Expressway this morning, police said.   Await for more details… Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 12:59
The Health Sector Trade Unions state that there is shortage of 50 essential drugs in main hospitals throughout the country. All Ceylon Nurses Association... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 12:57
A new political office for former president Mahinda Rajapaksa to operate from was declared open at the auspicious time of 9.26 this morning at Jayanthi... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 11:52
An individual was taken into police custody for alleged possession of illegal weapons in Ambalangoda police division last night (Thursday 11th). He had... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 11:10
An individual has been seized for the illegal possession of 2 kilos and 35 grams of cannabis in... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 11:16
Three children who went missing in Batticaloa-Kaththankudy area was handed over to the police by the area residents this morning (Friday 12th). The police... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 10:22
The Bar Association of Sri Lanka says that a problem exists as a result of relevant police officers not being arrested in spite of  there being clear... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 10:50
Speaker of the House Karu Jayasuriya says he will seek police assistance over a threatening phone call he received earlier this week. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 9:48
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe has left the island this morning (12) on a private tour to India, the Prime Minister’s Office said upon query... Read More
 Friday, 12 February 2016 - 10:11
Clash reported between two groups of students at Jaffna University last night (Thursday 11th). Clash broken out between third and second year students... Read More
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 - 11:52
Himasha Heshana and Rumeshika Ratnayake, who won the South Asian Games 100m men's and women's events respectively, are the fastest...
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Wednesday, 10 February 2016 - 8:32
Three persons were shot dead at the 20-house unit area in Wellampitiya. Three residents of the same area aged 19, 24 and 49 were killed...
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Wednesday, 10 February 2016 - 9:09
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksha says that the Yahapalana government takes revenge at a level beyond his wildest imagination. This...
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