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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 8:57
A special felicitation ceremony organized by the people of Polonnaruwa to welcome President Maithripala Sirisena will be held today.The President is expected to address the grateful people of his in Polonnaruwa.The President’s...
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 9:01
The Tamil National Alliance says that there is no need to appoint new commissions with regard to the war in Sri Lanka.TNA Spokesperson Parliamentarian Suresh Premachandra said that what would be important...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 8:58
Minister of Housing and Samurdhi Sajith Premadasa stated that a change will be made to the methodology in selecting Samurdhi beneficiaries.This was addressing a function held in Tangalle yesterday.

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 19:12
According to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, money usage in the country should be increased instead of taxes.While engaged in a tour at Pallegama area in Deniyaya today, Prime Minister stated this...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 19:13
Tamil National Alliance wants a new mechanism to solve the national problem.TNA MP Suresh Premachandran states that the appointment of the Parliamentary Select Committee has not been able to provide a...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 19:33
The Chief Prelates of the Malwathu and Asgiri Chapters have reiterated to the government to meet the expectations of the people and provide concessions to the highest extent.The Chief Prelates added that...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 20:52
US President Barack Obama has cut short his visit to India, cancelling a planned trip to the Taj Mahal, to "pay respects" to new King Salman in Saudi Arabia.Obama was scheduled to go to India's famed monument...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:39
Minister of Internal Transport Ranjith Madduma Bandara says that they intend to reduce the bus fares within next week in line with the drop of fuel prices.Expressing his views to our news team, the Minister...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:13
US President Barack Obama will leave Andrews Air Force Base today for his highly anticipated three-day landmark trip to India on an invitation by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.Obama will be accompanied...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:50
The CID has recorded 8 statements under the instructions of the Attorney General in connection with the coup alleged to have been planned on the Election night at the Temple Trees. The statements...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:38
Education Ministry has decided to stop charging a fee for renovation of classrooms from students entering Grade one at schools.Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam told our news team that they...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 9:59
The Central Committee of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party convened yesterday under the patronage of President Maithreepala Sirisena.General Secretary of the SLFP Anura Priyadharshana Yapa stated that decisions...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 8:19
New Zealand once again crossed the 300 run mark conveniently as they made 315 for 8 in the 6th ODI against...
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India cricket legend Rahul Dravid said star batsman...
Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 22:54
Captain Angelo Mathews' calf strain is not yet fully...
Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:52
Bangladesh’s Sri Lankan coach said yesterday,...
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 20:33
Sri Lanka lost the fifth One-Day International to New...
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 12:33
Sri lanka won the toss and elected to field first in...
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 8:26
Sri Lanka will take on New Zealand in their 5th One...
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 20:20
Looking to rewrite history by beating arch-rivals in...
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 12:45
South Africa dominated West Indies again in East London...
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 7:56
England bowler James Anderson insists sledging in cricket...
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 - 19:13
Pakistan out of favour all-rounder Abdul Razzaq had...
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 - 15:55
Cricket authorities are actively debating whether it...
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 - 7:46
Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 19:12
According to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, money usage in the country should be increased instead of taxes.While engaged in a tour at Pallegama...
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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 19:13
Tamil National Alliance wants a new mechanism to solve the national problem.TNA MP Suresh Premachandran states that the appointment of the Parliamentary...
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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 19:33
The Chief Prelates of the Malwathu and Asgiri Chapters have reiterated to the government to meet the expectations of the people and provide concessions...
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Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 11:00
Residents of the Anamaduwa area has caught a pangolin which had made its way to a a house.  The pangolin was later handed over to the wild life authorities. Pangolins are mammals that belong to the Family Manidae and the Genus Manis. The pangolin species (Manis crassicaudata) is one of the mammals that are rarely seen in Sri Lanka.We have received the photos of the pangolin.
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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 10:02
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated that the government would hold discussions with the UN and countries which endorsed proposals on Sri Lanka.This was at a meeting held in Morawaka yesterday.

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 7:54
Election monitoring groups are preparing to take legal action over incidents where state power was misused during the Presidential election period.Executive Director of PAFFREL Rohana Hettiarachchi stated...

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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 7:51
The Ministry of Education has decided to annul the Colonel posts given to school Principals during the previous regime.The Ministry further stated that salary anomalies of teachers will also be addressed...

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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 20:30
The main pro-Russian rebel leader in eastern Ukraine says his troops are on the offensive and he does not want truce talks with Kiev.Alexander Zakharchenko said his forces would push the front line back...

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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 19:27
The Chief Ministers of 6 Provincial Councils have submitted a joint-letter to the President explaining the prevailing political uncertainty in their councils.Chief Ministers of Western, Central, North...

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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 19:29
The vehicle in which former President Chandrika Bandaranaike traveled at the time she was attacked by an LTTE suicide bomber, and similarly, the vehicle in which former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa...

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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 18:00
Western - K C Logeshwaran, Southern - Hemakumara Nanayakkara & North - Western province - Amara Piyaseeli Ratnayaka.

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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 17:26
Chairman of Avant Garde Private Security, former Army major Nishshanka Senadhipathi has been barred from leaving the country after a court order.Colombo Magistrate Gihan Pilapitya has issued this order...

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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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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:54
MasterCard in March will begin processing transactions made on US-issued cards in Cuba, becoming the first major credit card company to do so since Cuba...
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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 13:57
Seylan Bank ‘The Bank with a heart’ opened its newest branch at No.03, Deal Place, Colombo 03 recently. The fully fledged branch is now open...
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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 12:32
The European Central Bank will inject at least 834 billion pounds into the ailing eurozone economy.The ECB will buy 60 billion Euro bonds each month from...
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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 10:31
Sri Lanka’s only online solutions provider for all your travel needs, findmyfare.com has created yet another innovation that is simple in its premise...
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Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 15:28
Seylan Bank’s International Dept. conducted three International Trade seminars for the year for it’s Branch clients island wide. The first...
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 8:25
A child who fell off the 22nd floor of an apartment building in Havelock city succumbed to her injuries after been admitted to the Colombo South Teaching Hospital.The Police have commenced investigations in to the death of the 4 ...
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