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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 13:39
President Mahinda Rajapaksa signed the document to proclaim his intention to call for a Presidential election this afternoon.When contacted by our news team, Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said that he received the Presidential...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 19:08
The residents staged a protest demanding the take-over Sadaham Sevana Dharmayatanaya and its land at Obesekerapura in Rajagiriya where Athuraliye Rathana Thera is residing.Later the protesters handed over...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 16:02
A heroic hound saved her owner's life – by SNIFFING out the early stages of cancer.Daisy the Labrador was trained from a puppy by Dr Claire Guest how to sniff out the killer disease in samples.And...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 17:36
North Korea has threatened to conduct a nuclear test in response to a United Nations move towards a probe into the country's human rights violations.Its foreign ministry today accused the United States...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 13:25
Iran and the US held one-on-one talks as a deadline loomed to reach a mammoth nuclear deal, seeking common ground on the two crucial remaining issues: uranium enrichment and sanctions relief.US Secretary...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 13:03
The government sources stated that the official proclamation for the Presidential election is likely to be released about 1.30 this afternoon.When our news team contacted a senior government minister said...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 12:56
Chief Whip of the Opposition MP John Amaratunga told the parliament today that the UNP has a doubt on two factors.Prior to the debate, opposition chief whip John Amaratunga questioned the Leader of the...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 11:52
A British national who remained in the country for 24 years without visa was ordered to pay a fine of 50 thousand rupees and serve 1 month prison sentence by Bandarawela Magistrate Jeyaram Trotsky yesterday.The...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 9:47
An incredible new video has been released offering viewers a rare bird's-eye tour of some of London's most famous landmarks.The makers of the film released an eagle, equipped with a camera, over various...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 8:51
The National Building Research Organisation says that by now the organisation has received information about nearly 400 sites prone to landslide risks.The organisation had previously introduced a special...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 8:31
A massive snowstorm has wreaked havoc in the north-eastern US and left seven people dead in upstate New York.After sweeping across the Great Lakes, the storm dumped 5 feet of snow in the Buffalo area,...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 8:13
The High Commission of India is pleased to confirm that five Indian fishermen, who were sentenced to death by the Colombo High Court on 30th October 2014, were released from prison to be sent back to India.The...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 8:09
The police says that search operations for the Rajagiriya – Hewaa-withaarana Mahaa Vidyaalaya Principal still continues.The Principal N.N. Chitrapaala’s elder brother had complained to the...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 18:56
The Defence Ministry refuted certain media reports that claimed China is planning to establish a naval base in Sri Lanka.When contacted Defence Ministry Media Spokesman Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasuriya said...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 18:50
The five Indian drug traffickers who were sentenced to death have been pardoned by the President.President Media Spokesman Mohan Samaranayake confirmed that accordingly, the five convicts would be handed...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 18:48
Minister Mervin Silva said that he is ready to meet JVP central political bureau member and MP Sunil Handunnetti secretly, and whisper him about not granting bail to his son Malaka.Answering a question...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 18:46
The UNP stated today that it is ready to undertake the responsibility of the common candidate and face the forthcoming presidential election from a common ally that includes all opposition factions and...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 17:37
India retained the number one spot in the latest ODI team rankings while Virat Kohli maintained the number...
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This month on CNN’s ‘Talk Asia’ Anna...
Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 17:30
Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza on Tuesday said she is...
Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 13:23
Struggling to improve their Test record overseas, Team...
Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 8:32
West Indies have announced that 14 of the 15 players...
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 12:41
Roger Federer has played down his spat with Stan Wawrinka,...
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 8:04
Virat Kohli says that he is ready to lead a young Indian...
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 7:41
Former captain Andrew Strauss believes that even throughout...
Tuesday, 18 November 2014 - 18:50
India vice-captain Virat Kohli rose a place to be ranked...
Tuesday, 18 November 2014 - 8:33
Injured Australia captain Michael Clarke could miss...
Monday, 17 November 2014 - 18:41
Morne Morkel claimed a career best 5 for 21 as South...
Monday, 17 November 2014 - 13:14
Skipper Virat Kohli led from the front with a gritty...
Monday, 17 November 2014 - 7:57
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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 19:08
The residents staged a protest demanding the take-over Sadaham Sevana Dharmayatanaya and its land at Obesekerapura in Rajagiriya where Athuraliye Rathana...
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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 12:46
A group of JHU representatives, after their ministers resigned from government positions to act independently in parliament, paid a visit to the two chief...
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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 7:52
The new MRI Scan machine worth 250 million rupees and its control room has been gutted down when a fire broke out on the ground floor of the six storied...
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Tuesday, 18 November 2014 - 12:06
As per the concept of Asia Broadcasting Corporation Chairman Rayynor Silva, the most expensive wedding ceremony in the history of Sri Lankan Television ended on a successful note.Thilina and Vindya who became this year’s lucky winners set off happily after relishing their dream wedding worth over Rs. 5 million gifted by Hiru TV, which was held at the Colombo Hilton Residencies yesterday (17).The...
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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 16:54
Frogs from Peru’s Lake Titicaca are the main ingredient in a juice blend that some Andean cultures believe has the power to cure asthma, bronchitis, sluggishness and a low sex drive.To make the mix,...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 13:09
After the pronouncement for the presidential election is made by the President, the Election Commissioner has authority to issue one gazette notification to announce the dates of nominations and the election.Our...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 13:04
Prime Minister D M Jayarathna addressing parliament today said that His Holiness Pope will be the first leader in the world to wish the newly elected President.Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne stated that...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 12:40
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has pledged 5.7 million dollars towards a programme to increase production of experimental Ebola treatments in Guinea and other affected countries.The programme will...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 10:24
Two army soldiers died and another two injured when the three wheeler in which they were traveling fell into a precipice near Navi-mana temple on the Matara Navimana road this morning.Police Media spokesman...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 8:53
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that the current Government had ended the era that used the Colombo slum dwellers for political objectives and wrong activities in society.The President said that today...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 7:40
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to win a "battle for Jerusalem" after a deadly attack on a synagogue.Two Palestinians killed four rabbis in West Jerusalem before being shot dead. A policeman later...

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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 8:53
Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that Statements from 12 persons have been obtained about breaking the locks of an exhibition cubical at the Colombo museum

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 17:35
Composite Insurer - Amãna Takaful PLC, recorded a profit of Rs. 24.8 million for the period of nine months for the financial year ending 30 September...
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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 13:27
Sri Lanka's Treasury bill yields were flat at yesterday's auction with the 12-month yield unchanged at 6.00 percent.The debt office offered 10 billion...
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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 10:49
Wealthy city-state Singapore has once again topped a ranking of the best places in the world to do business.The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) ranked...
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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 16:49
APOLLO HOSPITALS-INDIA  & SRI LANKAN HOLIDAYS ( Division of Sri Lankan Airlines)  LAUNCH OF PREVENTIVE HEALTH TRAVEL PACKAGE -EXCLUSIVE TO...
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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 16:46
Asia's First Ever Travel Bloggers Conference - TBCasia 2014 organized by Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts in partnership with SriLankan airlines was held...
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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 12:38
The Jaffna International Trade Fair, the most comprehensive and ‘looked forward to’ exhibition in the North will be held for the sixth consecutive...
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U2 frontman Bono broke his arm in six places and fractured...

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Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 17:58
UPFA MP Wasantha Senanayake defected and joined UNP today.MP Wasantha Senanayake was a member of SLFP and elected as a UPFA MP from the Gampaha district.Senanayake secured 51 thousand 124 preferential votes in the general ...
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