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Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 18:35
The UNP states that Cabinet cannot be reshuffled according to the whims and fancies of the SLFP. Addressing a media briefing held at the UNP headquarters... Read More

 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 18:34
The Association of Elephant Safari Operators in Habarana has protested against the decision by Wildlife minister to introduce new laws on the trade.Addressing... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 18:32
President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered to provide him a report on the public officials who went abroad for training and inspection programs on waste... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 15:56
A woman has been arrested with heroin near the Mathugama Court Complex today. She has been arrested when searched in line with an information received... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 15:18
Three SLFP electorate organizers, Janaka Bandara Tennakoon of Dambulla, Anura Vidanagamage of Mahiyanganaya and Lohan Rathwatte of Patha Dumbara have been... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 13:43
Health Minister Rajitha Senarathne has instructed the National Medicines Regulatory Authority to bring down the prices of medicines given for cancers. In... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 13:21
The strike by petroleum trade unions’ collective was staged to deceive the general public, Jathika Sanvidana Ekamuthuwa claims. Its member... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 13:25
Today is the World Malaria Day. However, speaking to Hiru news team, Director of Malaria Prevention Movement, Doctor Hemantha Herath, even though Sri... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 12:57
Consumers have complained that the fuel supply has not yet been restored at many locations, thought the strike was announced as being over. Complaints... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 12:56
The GMOA states that an all island strike will be launched against SAITM beginning the first week of May. GMOA Assistant Secretary Dr. Haritha Aluthge... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 12:49
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that there was a tendency in the past for use of executive powers. He stated that the country has faced a colossal... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 12:25
President Maithripala Sirisena had instructed authorities to pay the proposed 50,000 rupees monthly allowance as a lump sum to the relevant beneficiaries... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 10:25
The strike launched by  the Petroleum Trade Unions’ Collective yesterday, alleging that the Government had decided to hand over the Trincomalee... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 10:15
A motorcyclist died following a fatal accident near the Sama Bridge on Polonnaruwa- Manampitiya road this morning. The motorcyclist has collided with... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 9:49
A series of protests were held against the Meethotamulla garbage dump disaster. They were held in front of Colombo Fort Railway station, Borella and Bambalapitiya. University... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 7:47
Foreign Employment Minister Talatha Atukorala said that a special programme had been prepared for bringing back the Sri Lankan employees to the country... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 7:42
People living in risk zones surrounding Meetotamulla garbage mount say that the offer of monthly compensation of 50,000-rupee for house rent over three... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 7:34
Minister of Higher Education and Highways Lakshman Kiriella says that a new Act will be presented before parliament within the next two months with the... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 7:11
A total of 708g of heroin that were smuggled into the country was taken into custody at the Katunayake Airport this morning. It is reported that a 40-year-old... Read More
 Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 7:08
A vehicle owned by State Minister of Skills Development and Vocational Training Palitha Range Bandara met with an accident in Mahauswewa- Alugolla... Read More
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