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රිය අනතුරකින් ශ්‍රී ලංකන් ගුවන් ගුවන් සමාගමේ ගුවන් සේවිකාවක මරුට: තව ත් තිදෙනෙකුට තුවාල
2015-01-31 11:50
කටාර් රාජ්‍යයේ දෝහාහි සිදු වූ රිය අනතුරකින් ශ්‍රී ලංකන් ගුවන් සමාගමේ ගුවන් සේවිකාවක මිය ගොස් තිබේ.ශ්‍රී ලංකන
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Jayantha Dhanapala visits Geneva, meets Zeid Hussein
2015-01-30 10:12
Jayantha Dhanapala, Senior Advisor on Foreign Affairs to the President of Sri Lanka visited Geneva, where he m
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Former President denies military coup attempt allegations
2015-01-28 09:51
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has denied allegations leveled at him that he had attempted to stage a mili
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Obama says there is new hope for democracy in Sri Lanka
2015-01-28 09:49
President of the United States, Barack Obama, said that there is new hope for democracy in Sri Lanka and that
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Maldives-Lanka mariculture project under discussion
2015-01-27 05:47
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Lankans may target Obama on Indian Republic Day - Indian Intel
2015-01-26 09:50
Indian intelligence agencies have issued alerts to Delhi police and other security agencies saying US Presiden
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Six Senior DIGs shuffled
2015-01-26 09:49
Senior DIG in charge of Western Province Anura Senanayake has been transferred to serve as the Senior DIG of P
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I didn’t say there was no conspiracy - Elections Chief
2015-01-23 05:10
Sri Lanka’s Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya says that he never made a statement that a conspiracy di
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Fuel prices reduced
2015-01-22 09:28
The Government has reduced the price of petrol by Rs 33 and diesel by Rs 23 per liter while price of kerosene
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All charges dropped against Sarath Fonseka
2015-01-22 09:27
President Maithripala Sirisena, issuing a special order, has made a directive to drop all charges against form
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Thewarapperuma arrested by the CCD
2015-01-21 05:17
Ruling party Parliamentarian Palitha Thewarapperuma has been arrested by the Colombo Crime Division (CCD), a s
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Licenses of all Duty Free shops at BIA cancelled

2015-01-20 05:22
State Minister of Aviation Faizer Mustapha has ordered the cancellation of licenses of all Duty Free shops at
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Sri Lankan election won by the people, not by RAW - FM
2015-01-19 10:23
Sri Lanka’s election was won by its people, the country’s new Foreign Minister, Mangala Samaraweera, said in a
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Kurunegala Teaching Hospital employees allegedly attacked
2015-01-16 09:06
An unknown group had allegedly assaulted two employees of the Kurunegala Teaching Hospital on Thursday evening
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Steps to be taken to transfer SLFP leadership – Central Committee to convene today
2015-01-16 09:05
Senior Co Chairman of the Party, A.H.M Fowzie states that the necessary steps to transfer the leadership of th
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Mahinda hands over SLFP chairmanship to Prez Maithripala
2015-01-15 10:58
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has agreed to hand over the Chairmanship of the SLFP to President Maithripa
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Two seater aircraft found at a warehouse in Narahenpita
2015-01-14 10:40
A dilapidated two seater plane found in a warehouse at the Narahenpita Economic Centre, this evening.
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Special traffic plan in Colombo today
2015-01-14 10:39
Kollupitiya junction to Laka House roundabout on Galle road will be closed for traffic and Bauddaloka Mw will
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UN Chief talks Lanka’s post-war agenda with President
2015-01-13 09:28
General Ban Ki-moon discussed Sri Lanka’s post-war agenda with newly- elected President Maithripala Sirisena w
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Eight arrested in India for burning effigies of MR
2015-01-12 09:57
Eight activists of Thanthai Periyar Dravida Kazhagam (TPDK) in Coimbatore were arrested for burning the effigy
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No incidents of stones pelted at army camps – Military Spokesman
2015-01-11 10:10
Sri Lanka military spokesman Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasooriya today refuted incorrect rumours of stones pelted in
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John Kerry calls for free, fair polls
2015-01-08 09:58
Top US diplomat John Kerry has urged Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to ensure that today’s elections a
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Sri Lanka monitors fear voter intimidation before election
2015-01-06 09:34
International observers said they had received complaints of voter intimidation before this week’s Sri Lankan
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Poll monitors condemn attack on election officers
2015-01-05 11:16
Elections monitor Centre for Monitoring Election Violence (CMEV) issuing a statement charged that the Trincoma
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Quadruple murder in Wennappuwa
2015-01-02 10:01
The police have launched an investigation in connection with bodies of four members of the same family which w
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Deputy Minister Nandimithra Ekanayake quits government
2015-01-01 03:16
Deputy Minister Nandimithra Ekanayake pledged to support Maithripala Sirisena at the forthcoming Presidential
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Nurses’ strike disrupts health service across the country
2014-12-31 09:34
The members of the Government Nursing Officers’ Association (GNOA) have staged an island-wide 24-hour token st
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Salman Khan a betrayer, Vaiko
2014-12-30 09:21
Hitting out at Bollywood actor Salman Khan for allegedly campaigning for Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaks
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Met Department warns of rough and dangerous seas
2014-12-26 09:38
The Department of Meteorology says that the low pressure area located just off the southeast coast of Sri Lank
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Lankan maid in Saudi ends life in bathroom
2014-12-22 09:32
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Heavy rain falls at some places in the island
2014-12-19 09:48
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Indian fishermen further remanded
2014-12-19 09:45
A Sri Lankan court today extended till December 31 the remand of 38 Tamil Nadu fishermen, arrested for alleged
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My vision includes elimination of poverty, corruption - President
2014-12-18 09:53
My vision for Sri Lanka includes elimination of poverty, corruption that would hinder progress of the nation -
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Admin powers of executive presidency led to war victory- Gotabaya
2014-12-17 09:17
While expressing that the international community still attempts to summon Sri Lankan Government to the Intern
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No devolution possible under Rajapaksa - Rajitha
2014-12-17 09:12
Sri Lanka’s Northern Tamils cannot expect powers to be devolved as long as President Mahinda Rajapaksa is in p
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Google translate adds 10 more languages, including Sinhala
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