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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 16:45
The voting rights and the ranks, medals and other privileges including the pension have been restored for former Army Commander General Sarath Fonseka.The Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said the decision to restore voting...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 20:27
US Treasury Secretary said that Washington was ready to increase sanctions on Russia over its actions in war-torn Ukraine.His comments during a visit to Kiev came one day after EU heads of state threatened...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 19:31
The Emigration and Immigration authorities have questioned Frontline Socialist Party politburo member Kumar Gunaratnam as to how he is engaged in political activities while visiting the county on tourist...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 19:31
The All Island Inter district school transport service association stated that it has decided to reduce its charges by 5%.The Association General Secretary Kithsiri Amarasinghe told our news team the decision...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 16:03
Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said that the Election Commission has taken the decision to grant the voting rights to former Army Commander General Sarath Fonseka.

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 15:21
43rd Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake has resumed duties in the office of Chief Justice as there had been no constitutional removal of her from the post of CJ, Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) President...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 13:57
U.S. President Barack Obama has stated that new hopes for democracy have emerged in Sri Lanka.President Obama has mentioned about Sri Lanka during his statement made before leaving India after a 3 day...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 14:35
The All Island Inter District School Transport Association (AIIDSTA) stated that they had decided to cut down the school children’s transport fare by 5%.Speaking to Hiru News correspondent, the All...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 13:18
The interim budget is scheduled to be presented in parliament tomorrow in order to bring about economic relief to the masses.Leader of the house minister Lakshman Kiriella said that the proposed interim...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 12:59
The government has decided to reallocate nearly 16 thousand graduates currently serving as Economic Development officers under the Ministry of Economic Development to different units.While attending a...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 12:54
The Front Line Socialist Party (FSP) leader Kumar Gunarathnam will be visiting the Immigration and Emigration Department today 2.00 p.m. to give a statement as the Immigration and Emigration Department...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 11:48
Peshala Jayaratne took his oaths as the new Chief Minister of North-central province before the new Governor P.B. Dissanayake this morning.Peshala Jayaratne has previously served as the North-central provincial...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 20:30
Steve Smith capped a remarkable season by sweeping the main awards at the annual Allan Border Medal ceremony,...
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If the dropping of Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard...
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:16
Former cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara accuses that...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 19:02

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Injured Australian skipper Michael Clarke, nursing...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 18:17
Shane Watson has said Steven Smith's rich summer with...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 12:38
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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 7:51
Daniel Vettori, who played his 280th ODI yesterday...
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 20:48
Former Test wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist and former...
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:19
Saeed Ajmal, who underwent official ICC retesting on...
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 7:53
Disgraced Pakistan paceman Mohammad Amir could return...
Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 15:09
Sri Lanka once again made a mockery of a good start...
Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 11:09
New Zealand once again crossed the 300 run mark conveniently...
Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 8:19
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 19:31
The Emigration and Immigration authorities have questioned Frontline Socialist Party politburo member Kumar Gunaratnam as to how he is engaged in political...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 19:31
The All Island Inter district school transport service association stated that it has decided to reduce its charges by 5%.The Association General Secretary...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 13:18
The interim budget is scheduled to be presented in parliament tomorrow in order to bring about economic relief to the masses.Leader of the house minister...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 19:28
Sri Lanka's new president Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday reinstated the country's former chief justice after she was debatably impeached by the previous Rakapkse regime.Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) warmly welcomed Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake with bouquets of flowers when she walked into the Supreme Court complex in Colombo after she was informed.Yet there are rumors spreading around that she...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 11:19
A group of 157 Sri Lankan asylum seekers were legitimately detained at sea by Australian naval authorities last year, the High Court finds.These asylum seekers were arrested and detained on a Customs cruiser...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 10:59
The Public Seminar on President Maithripala Sirisena’s 100 days plan  to be held at Public Library Auditorium, Colombo today at 3.00 p.m. This Public Seminar is organized by the Front Line Socialist...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 10:37
North Western Provincial Councilor Sanath Nishantha has been released on surety bail.The Provincial Councilor surrendered himself over to the Anamaduwa Police station through an attorney and was later...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 9:33
The UK Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire is paying a second visit to Sri Lanka today, shortly after the formation of a new government.As part of a broad visit Swire will...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 9:19
Veteran actor Jackson Anthony says that the car found at his house during the police investigation was not given by any state institution. The investigation conducted by kadawatha Police have already confirmed...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:13
Militants have attacked a hotel in the Libyan capital Tripoli, killing at least 9 people including 5 foreigners.Several gunmen stormed the Corinthia Hotel and opened fire in the reception area. A car bomb...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:10
Widespread attention had been drawn in society with regard to the agreement allegedly signed between then Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe and then Common Candidate Maitripala Sirisena during the...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:10
Education Minister Akila Viraaj Kaaryawasam said that in the future no one would be allowed to act ignoring circular instructions.The Minister said that till sufficient money was set apart by the next...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 12:38
Sri Lanka's central bank held policy interest rates at 6.5 and 8.0 percent taking in to the consideration of remaining low inflation in the island Central...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 13:45
Our news team received reports that there is a shortage of certain varieties of fuel in some parts of the country including Colombo.Petroleum Trade Unions...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:15
General Secretary of the Joint Apparel Association Forum states that Sri Lanka’s apparel industry has shown continuous growth over the years.Exports...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 7:52
The euro has fallen sharply against the dollar after the anti-austerity Syriza party won the Greek general election.The euro fell as low as 1.1098 dollars...
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 15:03
A top European trade delegation has arrived in Sri Lanka to formulate a trade-related capacity building project, which will enhance the overall performance...
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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 20:54
Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook received compensation valued at $9.22 million last year, more than double his pay in 2013, as optimism for new products...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 14:55
The Bar Association President Upul Jayasuriya said Dr. Shirani Bandaranayaka can hold her position as the 43rd Chief Justice of Sri Lanka as the Government has removed all obstacles imposed on her earlier.However Jayasuriya said ...
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