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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:32
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says the international community has also accepted that the rights of children in this country have been well protected.Addressing the national ceremony to mark the World’s Children’s Day held...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:33
The department of meteorology says that under the influence of Inter Tropical Convergence Zone, stormy showers with lightning activities during afternoon and evening will continue for another 2 months.Showers...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:33
A group of UNP MPs engaged in an investigative tour of Mahara Prison today.Under the 7th phase of the series of party investigative tours program, MPs Ajith P Perera, Eran Wickremarathna, Nalin Bandara,...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:34
The woman who was subjected to police assault in Rathnapura town recently Weerasinghe Arachchilage Kanthi Latha alias Batti is preparing to file a case in the Supreme Court seeking a compensation of 50...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:31
New Tamil Nadu Chief minister Panneer-selvam has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take "positive and concrete" steps to secure the immediate release of 20 Tamil Nadu fishermen and their 75 boats from...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 17:46
US-led forces have carried out air strikes on Islamic State militants battling Kurdish fighters around the northern Syrian border town of Kobane..Syrian activists said, at least 10 people were killed overnight,...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 16:55
The Anuradhapura Special High Court sentenced a man of Padaviya to 15 years rigorous imprisonment for sexually abusing a 16 year old girl in June 2012.In addition, High Court Judge Khema Swarnaathipathi...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 13:22
74 families have been displaced following incessant showers experienced in Wilgoda Divisional Secretariat in Kurunegala District due to the prevailing inter monsoon weather condition in the island.According...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 13:28
The National Social Development Institute says Sri Lanka has become the first country in South Asia to face the increase of ageing population issue.Training Director of the Institute Karunarathna Gamage...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 13:45
The Wildlife officers have rescued five elephants of the same herd this morning while they were abandoned in an agricultural well in the Horawala neighborhood at Maha Elagama in Kekirawa.The Wildlife officers...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 10:57
The Karnataka High Court has adjourned Jayalalithaa's bail plea to October 7th, 2014.When the matter was first taken up by a vacation bench yesterday, G. Bhavani Singh, the Special Public Prosecutor in...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 10:22
Offshore Patrol Vessel of the Indian Coast Guard detained two Sri Lankan fishing boats off the coast of Kanyakumari yesterday for reportedly entering the Indian waters without proper permission.Sources...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 11:29
An Indian tourist who was remaining in the country on tourist visa was arrested by the police in Naanu-oya town last afternoon.The 31 year old Indian is a resident of Tamil Nadu stateThe suspect was produced...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 10:01
The first case of the deadly Ebola virus diagnosed on US soil has been confirmed in Dallas, Texas.Officials at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital say the unidentified patient is being kept in isolation.The...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 12:40
The Health Minister Maithreepala Sirisena said that luxury should not be made freely available to children if parents want them to become winners.The Minister expressed his views about the future of children...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:53
Police states that the mother who poisoned her 3 children yesterday in Bingiriya was suffering from a mental disorder.The mother has attempted suicide by poisoning her 3 children and consuming poison herself...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:31
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama have called for a "new agenda" between their countries during Modi's US visit.The two leaders outlined their agenda for future US-Indian...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 17:47
US Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested for driving under the influence.Phelps was charged...
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West Indies batsman Chris Gayle expects to return to...
Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:34
Pakistan's T20 captain Shahid Afridi said yesterday,...
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 17:19
Bangladesh all-rounder and former skipper Mohammad...
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 11:21
Kolkata Knight Riders offspinner Sunil Narine has been...
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 8:26
Australian coach Darren Lehmann said fearsome fast...
Monday, 29 September 2014 - 19:44
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi says he "never imagined"...
Monday, 29 September 2014 - 15:50
Hobart Hurricanes reached the semi-finals of the Champions...
Monday, 29 September 2014 - 8:38
Ravi Shastri was appointed as Team India director for...
Saturday, 27 September 2014 - 17:27
Sachithra Senanayake has been green-lighted to play...
Friday, 26 September 2014 - 12:53
Sri Lanka women’s cricket team won the Bronze...
Friday, 26 September 2014 - 13:05


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Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has been...
Friday, 26 September 2014 - 8:56
Root cause of the illegal taxi racket maintained in Katunayake International airport.
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:34
The woman who was subjected to police assault in Rathnapura town recently Weerasinghe Arachchilage Kanthi Latha alias Batti is preparing to file a case...
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:33
A group of UNP MPs engaged in an investigative tour of Mahara Prison today.Under the 7th phase of the series of party investigative tours program, MPs...
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:31
New Tamil Nadu Chief minister Panneer-selvam has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take "positive and concrete" steps to secure the immediate release...
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Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 12:31
3 persons were injured and admitted to the hospital when a big tree on Kinsey road near the mortuary of Colombo National Hospital fell yesterday (22).According to the media spokesman’s office, the fallen tree caused damages to 12 vehicles including 3 three-wheelers, 2 motor vehicles, a lorry and 3 motor bikes.A woman is among the injured, while another person received injuries to his head.They...
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:22
The Prisons Department has decided to introduce a method for prisoners to hold telephone conversations with their relatives.It is intended to implement this initially in the Welikada Prison on a trial...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 8:20
Complaints about private buses can be lodged with the Private Transport Ministry through Short Message Service from today.The Private Transport Ministry communiqué said that the relevant complaints...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:55
The National Building research organisation states that Kegalle, Mathale, Kandy and Nuwara – eliya district are prone to landslides during the next 24 hours.

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:47
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that nobody can deceive the people of this country.He made this statement after the swearing-in ceremony of Shashindra Rajapaksa as Chief Minister of the Uva Provincial...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:06
The Karnataka High Court will decide whether former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa can leave jail when her bail request is considered tomorrow.Jayalalithaa has been in a Bangalore prison since...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 19:08
Police have arrested a 17-year old school boy of Badalkumbura in Moneragala for making lewd proposals over the telephone to a lady teacher of his school.The 34-year old lady teacher has complained to the...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 17:18
Ukraine's truce and troops withdrawal deal lay in tatters today, after the deadliest wave of attacks by pro-Russian insurgents in more than a month left 9 soldiers and 4 civilians dead.13 soldiers and...

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 18:51
The Public Utility Commission announced today the implementation of the new electricity tariff which was reduced recently by 25% by the President.The reduction has been effective from September 16th.Accordingly,...

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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 17:51
Sri Lanka inflation continued its decelerating trend observed since June 2013 and reached 4.2 per cent in September 2014 from to 4.5 per cent in August...
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 11:57
Seylan, the bank with a heart in yet another first is celebrating World children’s day through a plethora of innovative island-wide celebrations....
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 11:32
Microsoft has disclosed the first details of Windows 10 - its next operating system (OS).The name is a surprise, bearing in mind it represents a jump from...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 17:16
Digital technology leader, Samsung Electronics, recently unveiled the GALAXY Alpha, which showcases Samsung’s new approach to design. At the unveiling...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 13:22
The annual Oman Air Asia Pacific Regional Conference was recently held at the Taj Colombo. The conference was attended by all of Oman Air’s country...
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 11:24
Mihin Lanka, Sri Lanka’s national low-cost carrier will expand its operations this winter by introducing flights to Lahore in Pakistan and increasing...
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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:27
4 persons including 2 women died after being struck by lightning at Morawaka in Deniyaya, Matara this afternoon.According to the police, the incident occurred when they were returning home after plucking tea leaves.The bodies of ...
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