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Friday, 18 April 2014 - 8:14
An armed gang had robbed a jewellery shop in the Negambo town last night.Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that 6 masked men had carried out the robbery.Initial investigations revealed that Jewellery and foreign currency ...

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Friday, 18 April 2014 - 8:14
Good Friday is regarded as one of the most solemn occasions in the Christian faith.It is one of the major days of the Christian season of Lent, which begins with Ash Wednesday and concludes with Easter.Also ...

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Friday, 18 April 2014 - 8:15
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi wooed the fisherfolk in the Ramanathapruam district of Tamil Nadu with a promise that he would do everything for their welfare and to protect the Indian ...

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Friday, 18 April 2014 - 8:24
Bad weather, murky water and strong currents are hampering the search for survivors of the South Korean ferry disaster.Emergency services say 25 people are confirmed dead and 271 missing after the ship ...

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Friday, 18 April 2014 - 8:24
Yuvraj Singh struck form with a brilliant unbeaten half century as Royal Challengers Bangalore crushed Delhi Daredevils by eight wickets in their opening Indian Premier League match at Sharjah yesterday.Yuvraj ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 20:32
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators were to hold a meeting today, with US envoy Martin Indyk, in a bid to find a way to extend their faltering peace talks.The meeting had been put off by a day, with Israel ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 20:33
He shone with the ball with a four-wicket haul but Mumbai Indians' pacer Lasith Malinga feels responsible for the team's Indian Premier League loss to Kolkata Knight Riders, saying that a dropped catch ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:27
Army media spokesman Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasooriya stated that they have no intention of concealing the information of Military officers.Speaking during a media briefing held at the Media Centre of the ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:22
Sri Lanka main international airport has handled 7.3 million passengers, including transit travellers, up 3.3 percent from a year earlier, while aircraft movements rose 5 percent to 50,802.The Central ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:21
Delhi Daredevils suffered a big jolt ahead of their IPL campaign as captain Kevin Pietersen was ruled out of their opening match against Royal Challengers Bangalore due to a finger injury.Pietersen, who ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:13
Police Media Spokesman Office stated that 51 persons were killed in 44 motor accidents during the last few days.Meanwhile Colombo National Hospital Nurses trainer Pushpa Ramyani de Soyza says that 956 ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 12:10
The Chief Incumbent of Mahasen Maha Vihara at Weheragala, Dimbulagala in Polonnaruwa Venerable Maha-Damane Dhamma-nanda Thero was attacked by a group of people last night.The Thero has settled a brawl ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 7:55
The seventh Indian Premier League kicked with an emphatic 41-run win for Kolkata Knight Riders over Mumbai Indians, as the evergreen Jacques Kallis set the tone with a 46-ball 72 before Sunil Narine completed ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 8:02
The Sathyagraha which was commenced by a group of university students against the shortening of the time period of the 4 year Allied Health Science Degree is still in place.The Students Federation of the ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 8:02
6 persons have been hospitalized following a fight that had taken place in a house in the Paasiyaa-wewa area in Minneriya yesterday.Police Media Spokespersons Office stated that an argument which occurred ...

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Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 20:47
Ukrainian troops have entered the eastern town of Kramatorsk a day after an operation began to recapture areas seized by anti-government separatists.However, they were blocked by civilians and it is unclear ...

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 8:01
Minister of Justice Rauf Hakeem stated that discussions were held with coexistence in the country with the Maha Nayaka Theras yesterday.This was speaking to media after having paid a courtesy call on the ...

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Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 19:20
The government said today that it is ready to discuss the national problem with the TNA at any time.However leader of the house Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva said that the TNA should participate in ...

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Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 19:19
Australia says that it cannot come to a pre conclusion about the security situation in Sri Lanka.The statement was made in the annual foreign travel advisory issued recently to Australians by its External ...

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Two underage girls beaten after tying them to a pole
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 19:46
A special investigation is currently under way to probe the attack carried out against several UNP MP’s who were on an inspection tour in the Mattala ...
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 19:45
Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana stated that they have obtained the Red Notice from Interpol in order to arrest 40 LTTE suspects involved in terrorist ...
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 19:46
A petition requesting for an inquiry on the intervention of Indian army during the last stage of war in Sri Lanka has been rejected by the Indian Supreme ...
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:12
Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa says that although LTTE terrorism was eliminated from Sri Lankan soil, its international network is still operational.Addressing ...
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:12
Dismissing as "false propaganda" that Congress was not concerned about Tamils in Sri Lanka, Sonia Gandhi today raised the emotional issue of her husband ...
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 10:01
Colombo district Parlimentarian R Dumindha Silva participated in many New Year festivals yesterday.One of the festivals was held in Padukka.Another was ...
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:13
The national committee appointed to demarcate electoral boundaries has proposed the government to hold forthcoming provincial council elections under the ...
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Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 10:27
This is the heartbreaking text message a student on-board the sinking South Korea ferry sent to his mum as he feared for his life.The huge ferry carrying ...
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The soundtrack to Disney's Frozen has spent a 10th ...

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Yuvraj Singh struck form with a brilliant unbeaten half century as Royal Challengers Bangalore crushed ...
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Friday, 18 April 2014 - 8:24
Delhi Daredevils suffered a big jolt ahead of their ...
Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:21
The seventh Indian Premier League kicked with an emphatic ...
Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 7:55
Four years after retiring from international cricket, ...
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 12:44
The Indian cricket team received a cheque of 265 thousand ...
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 12:42
Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 13:22
Sri Lanka main international airport has handled 7.3 million passengers, including transit travellers, up 3.3 percent from a year earlier, while aircraft ...
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Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 12:41
China's economy expanded 7.4 percent year-on-year in the first three months of the year, marking a further slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.The ...
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Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 7:56
Shares in struggling internet search giant Yahoo jumped 9% despite a 20% fall in first quarter earnings.The company's profits of 312 million dollars still ...
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Tuesday, 15 April 2014 - 10:33
The World Trade Organization says that the growth of global commerce will pick up speed this year and next.The WTO says that trade will grow by a "modest" ...
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Tuesday, 15 April 2014 - 7:58
Sri Lanka's central bank has sounded a note of caution and over the rising burden of renewable power on consumers as the proportion of non-conventional ...
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Monday, 14 April 2014 - 21:26
The prolonged drought in Sri Lanka's tea growing regions may raise tea prices globally according to tea industry analysts.The drought across Sri Lanka ...
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Monday, 14 April 2014 - 8:36
Sri Lanka's economy rebounded recording 7.3 percent growth in 2013, while inflation remained at single digit levels for the fifth consecutive year, gradually ...
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Friday, 18 April 2014 - 8:12
President Mahinda Rajapaksa has sent a message of condolence to South Korean President Park Geun-hye on the passenger ferry accident that took place off the southern resort island of Jeju.In his message, President Rajapaksa, ...
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