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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 13:13
The ruling African National Congress officially stated that they are ready to support the reconciliation process of the island yesterday.The Secretary General of the party Gwede Mantashe said in Johannesburg yesterday that they intend...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 13:15
The Paffrel Organization has requested the IGP for more police teams to be deployed in the Badulla district in order to minimize post election violence.Paffrel Executive Director Rohana Hetti Aarachchi...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 13:14
The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress stated that it is ready to discuss the problems of Tamil speaking people with the Tamil National Alliance.SLMC General Secretary MP Hassan Ali told our news team that the...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 13:15
Disaster Management Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said that discussions are on, to assess whether the 2500 rupees drought relief for Moneragala could be given to other affect districts as well.The minister...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 12:37
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has dropped plans to host Russian President Vladimir Putin in Japan this year due to friction after Tokyo imposed sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis.The two countries...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 11:16
The government had given assurance to assist the Maldivian health sector in providing medical specialists to Maldives.Briefing the local media on his recent visit to Sri Lanka, Maldivian President Abdulla...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 11:57
Police arrested a person in Aarabokka Wewa area, Hambantota yesterday for running an illegal brewery.According to the police media spokesman’s office, the 50 year old suspect is a resident of Sumathigama,...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 8:25
Kurdish militia fought to defend a key border town in northern Syria after 130,000 terrified residents fled to Turkey to escape an advance by the Islamic State group.Amid calls for a US-led coalition to...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 9:22
The ITAK informed the Supreme Court yesterday that neither the ITAK nor the TNA aimed at a separate State within Sri Lanka as its goal.They said so submitting their reply to the petitions put forward to...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 8:08
The protest staged by 75 workers attached to the Kahatagaha Mine at Maduraagoda in Kurunegala 1,132 feet underground is still continuing.The protestors demanded the authorities to make them permanent,...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 20:10
Police have arrested an air force officer who demanded a ransom of 20 million rupees from a businessman by threatening to kill him and his family members.Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana further...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 19:24
A Human Rights Commission member Dr. Prathibha Mahanama Hewa said that all parties concerned agreed to amicably settle the disputes of the controversial Economics Exam Paper of 2014.Dr. Mahanama Hewa told...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 14:28
3 persons were injured and admitted to the hospital when a big tree on Kinsey road near the mortuary of Colombo National Hospital fell this noon.According to the media spokesman’s office, the fallen...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 15:42
Turkey has begun to close some of its border crossings with Syria after at least 70,000 Kurdish refugees entered the country since Friday.This follows clashes on Sunday between Turkish security forces...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 13:26
The Election Secretariat and other election monitors said that the post election situation in the Uva Province is generally peaceful.They further request the public and the politicians to maintain peace...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 13:23
Police have arrested a drug trafficker in Mount Lavinia named Ruwan alias Kudu Ruwan yesterday.Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana stated that, the suspect was arrested while he was traveling in a...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 11:30
The United Kingdom said today that peace has brought many benefits to Sri Lanka and the British government will continue to support the island nation's reconciliation process.Issuing a statement to mark...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 12:40
Red Bull insists Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel are still in the fight for the drivers' championship.Ricciardo...
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Roger Federer has agreed to step in and replace old...
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 8:29
Despite Saeed Ajmal's determination to make a comeback...
Monday, 22 September 2014 - 17:08
Australian all-rounder Shane Watson was yesterday,...
Monday, 22 September 2014 - 15:54
High on confidence after their remarkable win over...
Monday, 22 September 2014 - 9:10
Pakistan‘s flamboyant allrounder and national...
Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 18:01
Sri Lanka’s premier fast bowler Lasith Malinga...
Saturday, 20 September 2014 - 9:33
Cricket's minor nations get a rare chance to shine...
Friday, 19 September 2014 - 19:11
New Zealand's former star all-rounder Chris Cairns...
Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 20:11
Pakistan batting legend Javed Miandad has supported...
Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 13:17
West Indies player Darren Bravo has been found guilty...
Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 8:22
Australia captain Michael Clarke has been ruled out...
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 18:49
UNP and UPFA supporters clash in Hali ela
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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 8:08
The protest staged by 75 workers attached to the Kahatagaha Mine at Maduraagoda in Kurunegala 1,132 feet underground is still continuing.The protestors...
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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 9:22
The ITAK informed the Supreme Court yesterday that neither the ITAK nor the TNA aimed at a separate State within Sri Lanka as its goal.They said so submitting...
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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 20:10
Police have arrested an air force officer who demanded a ransom of 20 million rupees from a businessman by threatening to kill him and his family members.Police...
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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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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 13:25
A pair of shoes worn by Cultural and Art Minister T.B. Ekanayake has been received a value of several million rupees.The heel of the minister’s shoe was disbanded while the minister was participating...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 10:18
President Mahinda Rajapaksa launched a special website to focus on both the President’s and Sri Lanka's activities and engagements with the United Nations System.The President launched the site prior...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 9:08
President Mahinda Rajapaksa, left last evening on a six-day visit to New York to participate in the United Nations General Assembly.He will address the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly,...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 8:59
The Immigration and Emigration Department has decided to use a new security sticker instead of the rubber seal currently used when issuing visa to foreigners.Accordingly Government Printer Lalith de Silva...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 9:00
The meteorology department states that there are favorable conditions for showers or thundershowers during the afternoon or evening in the drought prevailing areas.Several spells of showers will occur...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 7:20
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned yesterday, that his country must be ready to defend itself should a peace plan aimed at ending a 5-month war with pro-Russian insurgents, fall through.The pro-Western...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 12:54
The Contestants and the supporters from Badulla and Moneragala districts celebrates the victory in Uva PC elections which concluded last Saturday (20).Meanwhile the Victory of the UPFA was celebrated also...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 18:37
Police stated that it is prohibited to hold processions, public rallies and lighting fire crackers in public places during the post-election period.According to Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana,...

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 12:38
Total number of new registration of vehicles has increased by 3.3 percent in this quarter as against a 14.2 percent drop in the second quarter of 2013.Registration...
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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 16:34
It's the end of the monsoon season in India. But it's not been a good year.During the sowing and planting season, when water was needed the most, rain...
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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 15:46
The head of the IMF told a high level gathering in Japan, that the global economy could be greatly boosted, by unleashing the economic power of women,...
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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 13:22
The Food Control Unit of the Health Department has taken steps to scan test all imported canned food items.Assistant Director of the Unit H. Thilakarathna...
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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 7:21
Continuing the upward momentum observed during the first half of the year, export earnings improved further in July 2014.Expenditure on imports also recorded...
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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 17:04
The deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa has forced India to postpone plans for a December summit in New Delhi attended by representatives of more than...
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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 8:09
Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that investigations have commenced in to the incident where a group of UNP supporters on a procession were assaulted in the Hali-ela town in Badulla.He further stated that after ...
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