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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 a Balangoda Imbulpe UPFA Pradeshiya...

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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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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 - 16:02
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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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 13:04
Teachers Associations questioned the Southern Provincial education authorities of the reason to hold the Year-11 term test in a rush.Lanka Teachers Association General Secretary Joseph Stalin said the...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 12:26
Former IGP Dr Mahinda Balasuriya who has been appointed as Secretary to the Ministry of Law and Order is to officially assume duties tomorrow.Dr Mahinda Balasuriya is presently the Sri Lankan ambassador...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 11:13
The Spanish nurse who became the first person to contract Ebola outside West Africa has now tested negative for the virus, the Spanish government says,The result suggests Teresa Romero, 44, is no longer...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 11:29
2 persons died following a motor accident on Murutalawa Road, Hataraliyadda last evening.According to the police, 2 passengers of a three wheeler died when a three wheeler and a lorry collided with one...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 8:42
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 - 8:43
An employee allegedly assaulted by National Passenger Transport Commission Chairman Renuka Perera has been admitted to the Colombo East Base Hospital.The victim who was assaulted is the Commission’s...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 20:42
Cricket Australia has said it is 'deeply concerned' over the West Indies players' decision to abandon...
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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
Former captain Sourav Ganguly believes that the Indian...
Thursday, 16 October 2014 - 8:23
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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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...
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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 11:41
Stones have been hurled at a group of multi day fishing boat owners while they were staging a protest in front of the fisheries ministry this morning.The...
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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 - 8:24
A suicide attacker has killed at least 18 people at a Shia mosque in Iraq, the latest in a spate of similar bombings.The attacker blew himself up in a crowd gathered for a funeral in western Baghdad's...

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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 8:01
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe says that Government employees’ salary should be increased by 10 thousand rupees.The Opposition Leader said so while participating at a meeting of the UNP election...

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Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 19:09
UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe says that the aim f the UNP is to create 1 million jobs within 5 years.He also noted that the income level of the public should be increased.He pointed out that the programme...

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Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 19:17
Minister of Private Transportation Services C. B. Rathnayake says that suspects who caused unrest at the Poramadulla Central College in Hanguranketha are still at large.The disturbance was caused due to...

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Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 19:12
One and a half year old boy from the Vijaya-katiupotha area in Chilaw has died today after falling into a plastic container that collects rain water.Due to the incessant heavy showers the parents had decided...

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Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 12:57
Catholic gay rights groups say the rejection by bishops of proposals for wider acceptance of gay people, backed by Pope Francis, is "very disappointing".A draft paper issued at a Catholic Church synod...

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Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 12:47
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe made few predictions about the forthcoming budget.He said the government would put forward a heavenly budget in view of the election.He expressed these views at a...

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Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 12:44
The conductor of a bus travelling from Colombo to Kataragama has handed over a parcel of fake Thousand Rupee notes to the Police.Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that 104 fake Thousand...

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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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Friday, 17 October 2014 - 12:56
The government has been granted 700 million dollars in soft loans from the World Bank for several development programs, following the IMF and World Bank...
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Monday, 20 October 2014 - 19:23
According to the member of the Front line party Central Working Committee Duminda Nagamuwa, JVP attempts to boycott the upcoming Presidential election saying that it is illegal.He said this while addressing an event held in ...
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