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Uva Provincial Council Election 2014 Final Results
Monday, 22 September 2014 - 19:24
UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake has resigned from the party Leadership Council.He said that he decided to resign from the position to clear certain barriers which occurred while working to revive unity within the party.Speaking...

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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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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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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 18:35
After the results of the Uva Provincial Council election was released, the main political parties convened separate media briefings in Colombo this morning to explain their stand.JVP Leader Anura Kumara...

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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 17:08
Despite Saeed Ajmal's determination to make a comeback in time for the big tournament, Pakistan have...
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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
Soon after being re-appointed as Pakistan T20 captain,...
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 12:41
Shahid Afridi has been appointed Pakistan's T20 captain...
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 8:37
Shasindra and Harin express their views about the victory.
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 18:05
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the country for a two day official visit a short while ago.President Xi Jinping and Chinese First Lady were received at the Bandaranaike International Airport by President Mahinda Rajapaksa and First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa.President Xi Jinping’s visit to Sri Lanka is the first by a Chinese President after a lapse of 28 years.Sri Lanka and China in recent...
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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 17:20
The chief minister candidate of United National Party, Harin Fernando has received the highest number of preferential votes at the Uva Provincial Council elections held Saturday.Fernando topped the preferential...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 17:17
A special unit has been set up under the Education Ministry to monitor international schools and their curriculum.Education Ministry officials say the special unit will coordinate affairs between the Ministry...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 18:38
A directress of the Human Rights Commission was killed and two others injured when the van in which the group were traveling met with an accident at Balangoda today.Police Media Spokesman Office stated...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 16:40
The results of Badulla district preferential votes for Uva provincial council election was released this evening.Anura Vidanagamage received the highest number of preferential votes in UPFA securing 59,316...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 16:59
A deal to form a government of national unity in Afghanistan has been signed at a ceremony in Kabul.The signing - broadcast live on national TV - comes after months of wrangling following presidential...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 15:41
Preferential votes of the Moneragala district was released a short while ago.Accordingly UPFA Chief Ministerial candidate Shasheendra Rajapaksa has topped the preferential vote list.Shasheendra Rajapaksa...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 18:36
An abduction of a mother and her child of Polpitigama was reported today.However the mother managed to jump off with her child from the abductors’ vehicle and return safely.A group of four who came...

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Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 13:19
Minister Nimal Siripala De Silva stated that the Uva victory was a victory of the people.Meanwhile, UNP General Secretary MP Tissa Attanayake stated that the public has given a green light to the opposition.JVP...

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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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Friday, 19 September 2014 - 18:39
Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts in their continuous destination promotion initiatives, partnered with SriLankan Airlines in coordinating an impactful promotional...
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Monday, 22 September 2014 - 19:25
75 workers attached to the Kahatagaha Mine at Maduraagoda in Kurunegala have staged a protest 1 thousand 132 feet underground.The protestors demanded the authorities to make them permanent, increase salaries and stop squandering ...
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