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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 13:22
According to the Times of India, India is reportedly stepping its defense cooperation with Sri Lanka and the Maldives.The assistance will focus primarily on “capacity building” of the armed forces of both countries.New...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 13:43
Heavy traffic from 'Nelum Pokuna' - towards Horton place - Colombo 7, due to protest march by university students

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 13:43
A group of UNP MPs who went on a fact finding mission at Harbour Defence school - Col 2, have been attacked; Several vehicles damaged.

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 13:25
The government has decided to appeal against the EU court decision that lifted the ban on the LTTE.The External Affairs Ministry stated that the appeal will be filed through the Sri Lankan Embassy in the...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 13:23
The inter-university student federation says that the university students are boycotting classes requesting for certain demands to be met, including the suspension of privatization of education, and increasing...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:34
A newborn baby was found alive over the weekend in a toilet at a public restroom in a Mexico City Metro station.Police found the baby girl in a restroom at the Constitucion de 1917 station on Sunday morning.A...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:27
All liquor shops in the island will be closed tomorrow in view of Deepavali Festival.Excise Department

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:22
Ghana's President John Mahama states vital supplies and resources to tackle Ebola are beginning to arrive in the three worst-hit West African countries.Ghana's President said centres were being set up...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:21
33 individuals sustained injuries when a SLTB bus veered off the road and plunged into a precipice in the Uda-malwatta area along the Atom-pitiya road in Bandarawela.The injured have been admitted to the...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:32
Karuwala-gaswewa Police OIC has been transferred to Mirihana Police with immediate effect.According to Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana, the OIC was transferred for inefficiently handling the case...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 7:59
Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena issued a communiqué with regard to the accident that occurred when an ambulance plying from Colombo bound for Puttalam crashed against a lorry on 18th instant.The...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 7:57
The National Trade Union Centre says that if the Government avoids increasing state sector employees’ salaries in the upcoming budget, a massive series of strikes would be launched island-wide.The...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 7:52
Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa told parliament yesterday that as a security measure prior to President Mahinda Rajapaksa presenting the budget speech on 24th all areas in the parliamentary complex would be subjected...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 7:50
The General Secretary of the United National Party parliamentarian Tissa Attanayake says that time has come to look back at the era of the country’s first Prime Minister D.S. Senanayake.He expressed...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 20:41
Turkey will allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters to cross the Syrian border to fight Islamic State militants in Kobane.Turkish Foreign minister added that talks on the subject were continuing, but gave no further...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 20:19
President Mahinda Rajapaksa presided over the commencement of the Divi Neguma National Program Phase Six at the auspicious time of 10.07 a.m. today. A program to plant vegetable seeds, fruits, coconut,...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 20:24
The Opposition Leader Ranil Wickramasinghe stated that a salary increment of 10 thousand rupees will be offered to the government workers under a UNP government.While addressing a meeting of the polling...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:24
Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has said his side has spotted certain "weaknesses" in Australia during their...
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Cricket Australia has said it is 'deeply concerned'...
Monday, 20 October 2014 - 20:42
Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to emphasize the procedure...
Monday, 20 October 2014 - 17:05
According to SLC secretary Nishantha Ranatunga, Sri...
Monday, 20 October 2014 - 8:30
Valentino Rossi marked his 250th premier class Grand...
Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 19:59
The BCCI is likely to claim damages of at least 65...
Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 7:51
Sri Lanka has agreed to fill in the void that has been...
Saturday, 18 October 2014 - 18:10
Jenson Button is considering a switch to the world...
Saturday, 18 October 2014 - 13:24
Virat Kohli struck 127 as India fashioned a 59-run...
Saturday, 18 October 2014 - 8:23
Sri Lanka has identified 85 school cricketers bowling...
Friday, 17 October 2014 - 12:58
Graeme Swann hit back at criticism from Graham Gooch...
Friday, 17 October 2014 - 8:45
Multiday fishing boat owners protest in front of the Ministry; Stones hurled at the protesters.
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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 20:19
President Mahinda Rajapaksa presided over the commencement of the Divi Neguma National Program Phase Six at the auspicious time of 10.07 a.m. today. A...
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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 7:57
The National Trade Union Centre says that if the Government avoids increasing state sector employees’ salaries in the upcoming budget, a massive...
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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 7:59
Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena issued a communiqué with regard to the accident that occurred when an ambulance plying from Colombo bound for...
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Saturday, 11 October 2014 - 11:02
A certain group has attacked the tent last night in Balangoda – Pabahinna junction where Sabaragamuwa University students were staging a protest for nearly 40 days.Convenor of the Sabaragamuwa students collective Rasindu Jayasingha stated that the students were also attacked by the group.When inquired about the incident from Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana, he stated that 11 students...
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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 19:24
Political Party Leaders agreed today to withdraw the previous decision that insisted to obtain prior approval if a vote taking is required and to continue the budget debate even without a quorum in parliament.The...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 16:46
5 suspects who allegedly assaulted the protest by Sabaragamuwa University students at Pambahinna and destroyed their Sathyagraha hut have been remanded today till the 28th of this month.Police said that...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 16:02
5 suspects who allegedly assaulted the protest by Sabaragamuwa University students at Pambahinna and destroyed their Sathyagraha hut have surrendered to police this afternoon.Police Media spokesman SSP...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 15:10
After his powerful stint in the US, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the first Indian Prime Minister to address the gallery of Australian member of parliamentarians and leaders at a special joint sitting...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 17:35
Two new PC ministers Anura Vidanagamage and Chamara Sampath Dassanayake assumed duties today as Ministers of the Uva Provincial Council.Anura Vidanagamage assumed duties as Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation,...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 16:44
19 persons including children were attacked by hornets this morning at Campion Estate in Bogawantalawa Plantation.They have been admitted to Bogawantalawa Hospital and their condition is not critical.According...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 13:03
The UPFA says that relief to cost of living will be given in the next budget.Addressing a media briefing held in Colombo this morning UPFA General Secretary Minister Susil Premajayantha said that the demands...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 13:03
Sri Lanka has decided to contest the decision by the General Court of the European Union to annul the sanctions placed on the LTTE and will send an envoy to seek support in the union against the ruling.Sri...

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 12:25
Cabinet had given approval to establish an Inter Regulatory Institutions Council with a view of identifying issues that require collective action by financial...
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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 8:43
The Gannoruwa garden crop development and research institute says that steps are being taken to increase the daily vegetable consumption per person from...
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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 8:25
Apple introduced iPad Air 2 recently, which the company says is the thinnest and most powerful iPad.Now just 6.1 mm thin and weighing less than a pound,...
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Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 7:52
Google was extremely hopeful that it would become the second biggest company after Apple; however when the earnings were revealed for the third quarter...
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Saturday, 18 October 2014 - 18:04
President Mahinda Rajapaksa will preside over the commencement of the Divi Neguma National Program Phase Six on the 20th of October.A program to plant...
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Saturday, 18 October 2014 - 13:23
Shares in Europe and US have rebounded after a turbulent week in which stock markets tumbled to multi-month lows.Yesterday US stocks closed more than 1%...
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Deborah Harry to headline John Lennon tribute concert.
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John Lennon letters to be sold at auction.
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Screenwriter of "Contagion" compares film with Ebola virus.
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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:44
The Ministry of Law and Peace has introduced three new hotline fax numbers for the public to submit their grievances and complaints.The Police Media Spokesman said that 0112 186 100 is reserved for the public while 0112 186 222 ...
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