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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 8:22
The 2015 budget is scheduled to be presented in parliament today.This is the 10th UPFA Government’s budget President Mahinda Rajapaksa presents as finance minister after being elected President.According to the draft budget proposals...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 12:49
US and allied aircraft have flown nearly 6,600 sorties in the air war against the Islamic State group and dropped more than 1,700 bombs.The flights for "Operation Inherent Resolve" include thousands of...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 12:14
Police found a body of a person murdered with a sharp weapon near the Manelgama Peliyagoda road this morning.Acting on a tip-off, Peliyagoda police found the body lying near a garbage dumping site close...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 10:12
Police found the 9 year old boy who was kidnapped yesterday by a monk in Batuwita, Horana near Jetavanaramaya in Anuradhapura this morning.According to Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana, the child...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 9:59
Bollywood superstar  Vivek Oberoi and Famous playback singer Alka Yagnik arrived in Sri Lanka to participate at the Golden Film Awards 2014.

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 10:22
Police in Canada have released video showing how a lone gunman stormed into Canada's parliament on Wednesday.Minutes before, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32, had shot dead a soldier at Ottawa's war memorial near...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 8:23
Allegations have been levelled against 104 persons out of provincial council and local government representatives from 2004 up to now with regard to their involvement in corruption, crimes and illegal...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 8:23
This year up to now Police has arrested 20,455 persons with regard to heroin.Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana told our news team that import of heroin to Sri Lanka was at a stand still as a result...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 8:50
A fire broke out at a printing press near Thalahena junction in Malabe.

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 19:37
Nava Sama Samaja Party Leader Wickramabahu Karunarathna requested Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today to get ready to recall the Joint Opposition.Having criticized the government in his full force...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 19:38
The Panadura Magistrate Court ordered Panadura ASP to submit a show cause with regard to the murder of a woman in the upper compound of the Rankoth Temple in Panadura.When the case relevant to the murder...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 18:00
8 people have been killed after gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Shia Muslims in the Pakistani city of Quetta.A bus carrying members of the city's Hazara community was targeted outside a local vegetable...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 17:28
World leaders offered their condolences and support to Canada following Wednesday's shootings in Ottawa, as the story captured international attention.Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper described the...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:53
Sahil Doshi, a 14-year-old Indian-American student has won the 2014 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge for his innovative, eco-friendly battery design that could help lower harmful greenhouse...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:13
The UNP requests the government to file an early appeal against the EU court order that lifted sanctions on the LTTE.Addressing a media briefing held in Colombo today, UNP MP Lakshman Kiriella said that...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:04
President Barack Obama offered his condolences to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper over the "tragic" attack near parliament and pledged continued security coordination with Ottawa.Obama said after...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:11
Nawa Sama Samaja party accuses JVP for ridiculing the labourer’s struggle staged on the 21st of this month demanding for a salary increment by 10 thousand rupees.While addressing a media briefing...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 12:48
A Women's Cricket Cup to honour Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai is being planned by the Pakistan...
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Sri Lanka has left out the vice-captain in their previous...
Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 18:02
Veteran batsman Younis Khan said he was proud to become...
Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:03
The International Cricket Council admitted it “does...
Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 9:06
Experienced batsman Kumar Sangakkara has been rendered...
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 - 18:43
West Indies cricket was plunged into a major crisis...
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 - 12:40
Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to want to compete in Paralympic...
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 - 8:55
India has suspended all future tours to the Caribbean...
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 20:30
Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has said his side has spotted...
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 11:24
Cricket Australia has said it is 'deeply concerned'...
Monday, 20 October 2014 - 20:42
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
Tickets of Hiru Golden film awards sold illegally revealed.
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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 8:23
Allegations have been levelled against 104 persons out of provincial council and local government representatives from 2004 up to now with regard to their...
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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 8:23
This year up to now Police has arrested 20,455 persons with regard to heroin.Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana told our news team that import of...
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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 19:39
Police say a special operation has been launched with effect from today to round up beggar who use children in begging.Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith...
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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 17:30
The Golden film awards will comprise with a number of acts  with the participation of more than 3000 artists.The practices ahead of the show are currently getting underway, here's a sneak peek into what's happening!
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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:11
The Navy says that the reports published, saying the Navy Commander’s tour of India has been cancelled is false.Meanwhile Indian media reported that Sri Lankan Navy Commander Vice Admiral Jayantha...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 11:29
The Rehearsal of Disaster Management which began at 9 this morning covering 25 districts is continuing successfully.According to the Disaster Management Centre, the rehearsal covers disasters such as Tsunami,...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:10
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the present government was able to provide an efficient service to the public as it kept confidence on the service.He was speaking at a ceremony to distribute motor...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 9:15
Police raided an illegal brewery centre in Kottawa and arrested one person.Police media spokesperson’s office stated that a stock of illegal liquor was also seized.The suspect is a resident of Hokandara.

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 9:15
The customs arrested a person for attempting to smuggle foreign and local currency worth 6 million rupees to Dubai.A customs spokesperson stated that the suspect had dollars and Euros in his possession.The...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 8:55
A gunman shot and killed a soldier at a war memorial in Ottawa, before police engaged in a gun battle inside the parliament building.Police confirmed a gunman was shot dead, but Canada's capital remains...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 8:49
Foreign Affairs Minister Professor G. L. Peiris says that the terrorist challenge is not something restricted to history.The Minister points out that the decision the European Court has taken to lighten...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 8:19
The meteorology department states that Showers or thundershowers will occur over most parts of the island particularly during the afternoon and night.Heavy falls more than 100 mili meters are also likely...

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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 12:51
Australia's troubled national carrier Qantas said it is on course to deliver its first pre-tax profits this year in the three months to September.The news...
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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 10:27
Digital technology leader, Samsung Electronics is helping consumers save both energy and money with its range of digital invertor refrigerators. Samsung’s...
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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 13:04
The dollar gained against other major currencies after a slight but unexpected rise in US inflation, while the market continued to speculate about eurozone...
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Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 9:05
US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, in a meeting with German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel, called on Germany to boost public spending to stimulate stuttering...
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Wednesday, 22 October 2014 - 18:44
China's gross domestic product expanded in the third quarter at its slowest pace since the depths of the global financial crisis, despite efforts to kickstart...
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Wednesday, 22 October 2014 - 15:30
The Healthcare and Consumer Division of CIC Holdings PLC, has been at the forefront of the healthcare industry in Sri Lanka for decades. Dedicated to saving...
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Friday, 24 October 2014 - 8:22
The police has launched a special investigation with regard to the disappearance of a 9-year old boy from Batuwita in Horana.The police media spokesman’s office said that the police had received a complaint saying that the ...
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