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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 20:15
The most senior judge of the Supreme Court K. Sri Pavan, took oaths as the 44th Chief Justice (CJ) of Sri Lanka before President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday.Born on the 29th of February 1952, K Sri...
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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 10:17
A chemical weapons expert with the Islamic State militant group in Iraq has been killed in a coalition airstrike.Abu Malik's training provided IS with "expertise to pursue a chemical weapons capability".He...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:30
The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) yesterday held a special meeting for its representatives at the Maharagama Youth Services Council theatre.Chairman of the JHU Venerable Athuraliye Rathana Thera expressed...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:38
Today is the final day of Hiru Siripa Karuna”, the grand pilgrimage organized to pay homage to the Lord Buddha’s Sacred Footprint.Our Sister Channel - Hiru FM, picked up pilgrims from 6 major...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:27
Australian billionaire James Packer's Crown Group said it will not go ahead with a proposed plan to develop a 400 million Dollar luxury hotel and resort in Sri Lanka, following a decision by the Sri Lankan...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:26
Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya stated that elections for the Pudukudirippu and Maritime-Paththu Pradeshiya Sabha’s will be held on the 28th of February.Although elections were to be held...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 20:10
“Hiru Siripa Karuna”, the grand pilgrimage organized to pay homage to the Buddha’s Sacred Footprint commenced this morning.Hundreds of Hiru FM listeners throughout the country joined...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 18:28
UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister of State for Sri Lanka, Mr. Hugo Swire called on President Maithripala Sirisena this afternoon (30) at the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo.The Minister of...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 18:06
James Packer's Crown Group says it will not go ahead with a proposed plan to develop a $400 million luxury hotel and resort in Sri Lanka, following a decision by the government in Colombo to scrap tax...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 17:19
The grade 5 scholarship examination cut off marks were issued a short while ago by the education ministry.The cut off marks released are as follows with the full list:

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 16:24
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Mangala Samaraweera, concluded a two day official visit to Brussels today.Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera, met Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 18:01
An unidentified body was found floating in the sea in front of Rajasinghe Road, Wellawatta.According to the police, the reason for the death of the victim, who is in his late fifties, has not been uncovered...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 11:25
South African Coach Russell Domingo believes that South Africa will arrive at the World Cup in better...
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Nuwan Kulasekara has been reprimanded for his send-off...
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 10:24
Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir has been allowed...
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 9:16
Sri Lanka won the 7th and last One Day International...
Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 20:25
Steve Smith capped a remarkable season by sweeping...
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 20:30
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
Shamed cyclist Lance Armstrong believes the time is...
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
Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:30
The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) yesterday held a special meeting for its representatives at the Maharagama Youth Services Council theatre.Chairman of the...
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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:27
Australian billionaire James Packer's Crown Group said it will not go ahead with a proposed plan to develop a 400 million Dollar luxury hotel and resort...
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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 8:26
Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya stated that elections for the Pudukudirippu and Maritime-Paththu Pradeshiya Sabha’s will be held on the...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:55
It is reported that a Leopard has been killed by illegally placed hunting trap laid in Norwood, Puliyawatta area, plantation workers announced that the Leopard was killed yesterday morning with injuries. About 3 feet tall with 4 feet long Fishing Cat happened to be one of the endangered and rare species of its kind, our Local Correspondent stated. Pix By - Ranjith Rajapaksha
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:28
EU foreign ministers have agreed to extend existing sanctions against Russia until September.At an extraordinary meeting in Brussels, they also agreed to discuss names to add to the list of individuals...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:09
“Hiru Siripa Karuna”, the grand pilgrimage organized to pay homage to the Buddha’s Sacred Footprint commenced this morning.Hundreds of Hiru FM listeners throughout the country joined...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 15:38
Around 10,000 transfers of police officers which were planned to be effective from 1 February 2015 have been suspended, the Police informed today.In view of that those scheduled transfers will be effective...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:06
The UN has said that UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon hoped Sri Lanka would work with the UN on the probe on the war despite launching a new domestic investigation.Spokesman for the Secretary-General,...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 9:41
American Troy Bradley and Russian Leonid Tiukhtyaev (two pilots) have set a new world distance record for a flight in a helium balloon after crossing the Pacific Ocean.They left Japan in their "Two Eagles"...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 11:19
A 42-year-old father and his 3-year-old son were burnt to death at Walathapitiya tsunami village in Sammanthurai area when their house caught fire last night.A 7-year-old girl was admitted to the Ampara...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:07
Participating in Balaya political program on Hiru TV last night, Foreign affairs deputy minister Ajith P Perera said that the new government wants a dialogue over only police power under the 13th Amendment.NFF...

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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 9:15
At least 26 people have been killed in a series of attacks by Islamist militants in the north of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.A car bomb and mortars hit military targets in the North Sinai capital El-Arish,...

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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 10:09
Oil prices suddenly spiked more than 8 percent, in the biggest one-day price move for the volatile commodity in nearly three years.But most energy experts...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 14:26
Internet giant Google reported fourth-quarter profits of 4.76 billion dollars, up nearly 30% from the same period a year before, but revenue missed Wall...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 15:52
The Minister of Internal Transport Ranjith Madduma Bandara stated that three-wheeler ride charges will be decreased by 10% with effect from 1 February.The...
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Friday, 30 January 2015 - 10:01
All Ceylon Bakery Owners Association (ACBOA) announced that the price of a loaf of bread will be reduced by Rs.6 with effect from midnight tonight.They...
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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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Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 10:03
Three individuals have been arrested in connection with Wattala Local Council (LC) attack on Friday morning, the Police spokesman Senior Superintendent of Police Ajith Rohana stated. A ceremony organized to welcome Minister of ...
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