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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 8:00
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says measures will be taken to provide pipe born water to those living in the drought affected areas.The president said that those who are shedding crocodile tears regarding the government service have forgotten...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:41
British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, John Rankin, visited a demining site in Muhamalai during a visit to the North.The site is operated by the UK based demining agency, the Halo Trust.Commenting on...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:13
An individual has commited suicide by setting fire in front of the police station in Kolpity a short while ago. Police media division stated that the victim was hospitalized as soon as the incident took...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 10:40
A Sri Lankan man arrested in Auckland in relation to the murder of his former partner in Switzerland nearly 14 years ago will remain in custody in New Zealand.The man, made a brief appearance in the Auckland...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:38
Police found a body of a 1 and a half year old female infant behind a house in the coastal area of Angulana.Police media spokesman’s office stated that they have not received any information regarding...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 10:37
A woman has died after been hit by a school van when she was walking in the pavement, in the Pitipana South area in Negombo.Police media spokesperson’s office said that the 69 year old woman was...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 8:04
Minister of Mass Media and Information Keheliya Rambukwella says that they hope the new United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Ra'ad Zeid Al-Hussein of Jordan will work with a more...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 8:04
The Meteorology department says several spells of showers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Northwestern and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts.Thundershowers will develop at...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 20:18
President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that parents should allow children to study independently.He expressed this after attending the opening ceremonies of Mahindodaya Technological labs at 3 schools in Moneragala...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 20:19
Uva Provincial Council UNP Chief Ministerial candidate Hareen Fernando challenged to prove that he had discussions with MP Namal Rajapaksa to join the government in the future.Addressing a media conference...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 19:37
Due to CEB request electricity supply to some areas of Maharagama on 2nd Sept & Udahamulla on 3rd Sept will be interrupted between 8am to 5pm-LECO

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 19:23
The members of Supplementary Medical Services Trade Union Joint Federation have called off the already suspended strike after discussions with the Health Minister this morning.However the strike is still...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 19:25
A person who entered the Hulftsdorp court complex with a Brazilian made firearm concealed in his waist was arrested today.The suspect has been identified as Mohammad Marshook of Colombo 14.Producing the...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:37
Veteran Trade Union leader and lawyer Bala Tampoe has passed away at the age of 92.He was the General Secretary of the Ceylon Mercantile, Industrial and General Workers Union (CMU) in Sri Lanka.

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:33
The Colombo additional magistrate oredred Doctor Nimal Gamage who is accused for the death of the lady doctor following a vaccine subjeted to poisoning.He is also accused for the illegal methods followed...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:14
Veteran playwrighter, teledrama director, script writer and actor Bandula Vithanage has passed away at the age of 74.Family members of Bandula Vithanage said he was receiving treatment at the Colombo National...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:23
The person who was arrested for possessing a fire arm inside the Hulftsdorp court complex has come there to obtain bail for his brother.Police media spokesman’s office stated that the person had...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:54
India have risen to No. 1 in the ODI rankings, while Australia toppled to fourth place after their defeat...
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Former cricket greats said yesterday, that they fear...
Monday, 01 September 2014 - 11:08
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
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 8:04
Minister of Mass Media and Information Keheliya Rambukwella says that they hope the new United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Ra'ad...
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 8:04
The Meteorology department says several spells of showers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Northwestern and Central provinces and in the Galle...
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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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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:53
Pakistan's national television channel is back on air after security forces removed anti-government protesters from its headquarters in Islamabad.Troops were sent in to regain control from demonstrators...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 16:31
6 persons in Mutwal including the parents of an infant were arrested for selling the infant for 50,000 rupees.Police commenced investigations regarding an incident where an 8 days old infant was sold for...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:50
Islamist militiamen stormed the residential annex of America's embassy in Tripoli on Sunday then took the time to give curious journalists in the Libyan capital a tour.The group has taken up residence...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:21
Pakistan's national television channel is back on air after security forces removed anti-government protesters from its headquarters in Islamabad.Troops were sent in to regain control from demonstrators...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:17
Transport Deputy Minister said an income of around 3.2 million rupees is earned daily from each Sri Lanka Transport Board bus plying on countrywide Expressways.He said the SLTB has deployed around 67 super...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:12
The discussion held between paramedical staff and the Health Minister Maithreepala Sirisena concluded successfully.Following the meeting Health Minister has promised to grant certain demands and the paramedics...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:11
Minister of Wildlife Vijith Wijayamuni Soyza stated that the officials of the Wildlife Department including the Director General should be responsible regarding the elephant racket.The Minister expressed...

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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:02
Three youths attached to a Taiwan vessel and in which another Sri Lankan youth was reported missing returned home today.It is reported that the three youths have disembarked when the vessel was docked...

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:49
The International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies presented a high award for “special contribution to stability and peace in the Region”...
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 11:26
The Association of Human Resource Professionals (HRP) will organize the HRM Awards,the recognized benchmark for industry best practices in Human Resources,...
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 10:11
Colombo, 1st Sept 2014: Cinnamon Red, Sri Lanka's first lean luxury hotel was unveiled today under the aegis of Minister of Economic Development, Basil...
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Monday, 01 September 2014 - 13:20
Ford Motor Co. begins building the sixth generation of its 50-year-old Mustang sports car today at a Michigan plant that will export it to more than 120...
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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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Tuesday, 02 September 2014 - 8:06
Maintaining that India wanted good neighbourly relationships, Union Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said even as the government is sensitive to the issues of Tamils in Sri Lanka, India needs ...
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