Court fight with ex-wife strands father of two in SL

Saturday, 18 April 2015 14:18

A former Sunshine Coast (Australia) man who helped thousands of victims of the Sri Lankan tsunami is now trapped in his adopted country and separated from his partner and children.

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​Ven. Watinapaha Somananda Thera questioned

Saturday, 18 April 2015 19:43
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A statement has been recorded from the former Coordinating Secretary to the President on Religious Affairs, Ven Watinapa...


​17 soldiers injured

Saturday, 18 April 2015 19:23
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At least 17 soldiers were injured following their truck collided with a tractor in Riditenna, Batticaloa today, police s...


PC arrested for allegedly opening fire at Namal Uyana

Saturday, 18 April 2015 15:12
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A Police constable has been arrested for allegedly attempting to open fire at the Chief priest of Namal Uyana and two...


Lotus Tower construction to continue

Saturday, 18 April 2015 12:00
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Following a meeting held with officials of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRCSL) and the Sri...


​I won’t rejoin JVP: Somawansa

Saturday, 18 April 2015 10:01
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Former JVP leader Somawansa Amarainsghe, who resigned from the JVP, said that he would not rejoin the JVP.  ...


​19A: Passage in the balance

Saturday, 18 April 2015 09:54
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The much-awaited passage of the 19th Amendment in Parliament next Tuesday (21) hung in the balance with the opposition e...


​Sri Lankan couple, daughters arrested in TN

Saturday, 18 April 2015 09:36
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A Sri Lankan Tamil couple with their three teenage daughters landed clandestinely at Arichalmunai, off Dhanushkodi, in T...


Sanga wins award at Asian Awards

Saturday, 18 April 2015 09:07
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Kumar Sangakkara won the award for Outstanding Contribution to Sport at the 5th Asian Awards held at the Grosvenor House...


Weliwita summoned by FCID

Friday, 17 April 2015 21:16
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Former Presidential coordinating secretary and CSN Channel founder director Rohan Weliwita has been summoned by the Fina...


FSP won’t back Somawansa

Friday, 17 April 2015 20:50
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The Frontline Socialist Party (FSP) which broke ranks with the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) some years ago said yeste...


​SL defends interim body after ICC threat

Friday, 17 April 2015 17:50
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Sports minister Navin Dissanayake on Friday defended his decision to appoint an interim committee to oversee cricket, sa...


Mumbai Indians need real Malinga to stand up

Friday, 17 April 2015 17:48
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One of the major reasons why Mumbai Indians have started their IPL campaign on a poor note is due to Lasith Malinga'...


Hit-and-run Lankan in NZ loses name suppression battle

Friday, 17 April 2015 16:18
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A Sri Lankan man, who allegedly hit a woman in the rental car he was driving then fled the scene, has lost his battle fo...


JVP to convince Somawansa to return

Friday, 17 April 2015 15:56
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The JVP Central Committee which met after yesterday’s resignation of its former leader and international affairs s...


Still to resolve main fisheries concerns: EU

Friday, 17 April 2015 15:07
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The European Union has said though Sri Lanka has expressed interest in addressing the concerns of the fisheries sector, ...


'Sung influenced Sri Lanka for Ban's election'

Friday, 17 April 2015 14:29
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Deceased Keangnam Enterprises Chairman Sung Woan-jong claimed that he contributed considerably to the election of Ban Ki...


India unsuited to play mediator due to TN factor-Dayan

Friday, 17 April 2015 13:10
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India is “structurally unsuited” to be mediator or facilitator in the Sri Lankan ethnic conflict because it ...


No-faith motion against Ekanayake handed over

Friday, 17 April 2015 11:00
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A no confidence motion against Central Province Chief Minister Sarath Ekanayake was handed over to the Council’s A...


Woman killed, infant injured in train accident

Friday, 17 April 2015 10:52
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A 35-year-old woman was killed and a one-and-a-half-year-old infant was injured when the woman was hit by a train at Pil...


Ranil merely joked about shooting-CBK

Friday, 17 April 2015 08:19
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Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga said that people misunderstood Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe about his &lsq...


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