No presidential residence in KKS: MR

Thursday, 5 March 2015 14:34

Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa said today that no presidential residence was being built in Kankesanthurai for his exclusive use as reported in the media.

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Actor Harrison Ford injured in plane crash

Friday, 6 March 2015 09:11
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Film star Harrison Ford was injured on Thursday when the "Star Wars" actor crashed his vintage plane on a Los ...


Ensure past failures aren't repeated – UN HR chief

Friday, 6 March 2015 03:49
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UN Human Rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has called upon the government of Sri Lanka to ensure that failures of t...


Govt. to issue statement on controversial CB bonds

Friday, 6 March 2015 01:22
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The Economic Affairs and Policy Planning Ministry will issue a statement today regarding a controversial bond issue of t...


China hopes SL will resolve Port City project

Thursday, 5 March 2015 20:35
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Concerned over Sri Lanka's decision to temporarily suspend the controversial USD 1.5 billion Chinese port city proje...


Meetiyagoda double murder: OIC interdicted

Thursday, 5 March 2015 17:41
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Meetiyagoda Police OIC has been interdicted following investigations into the killingof a couple in Meetiyagoda on Sunda...


Video: Allowance for pregnant mothers from March 21

Thursday, 5 March 2015 16:38
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The proposed provision of nutritional food worth Rs. 20,000 for expectant mothers will be provided under the maternal he...


Karunaratne out of World Cup with broken finger

Thursday, 5 March 2015 15:26
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Sri Lanka batsman Dimuth Karunaratne has been ruled out of the World Cup after a fracturing the little finger on his lef...


Video: Ex-ministers yet to return 300 vehicles

Thursday, 5 March 2015 14:53
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Ministers of the previous government are yet to return some 300 vehicles used by them, Cabinet Spokesman and Minister Ra...


Video: General Elections under new electoral system: Rajitha

Thursday, 5 March 2015 12:35
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The government today announced that the next general elections would be held under a new electoral system- a mix of the ...


Video: US ambassador attacked in South Korea

Thursday, 5 March 2015 10:28
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U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist but was not seriously hurt d...


Video: Port City project suspended

Thursday, 5 March 2015 09:22
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The Cabinet has decided to suspend the Chinese-funded Colombo Port City Project as it had started without relevant appro...


Modi to address SL parliament

Thursday, 5 March 2015 03:30
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the Sri Lanka Parliament on March 13, political sources said today. ...


Thousand public locations to get free Wi-Fi

Thursday, 5 March 2015 01:42
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The Information and Communications Technology Agency (ICTA), which implements the government’s ICT policies, will ...


Electoral reforms before polls: President

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 21:55
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President Maitripala Sirisena told the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) parliamentary group that he had decided to introdu...


Maldives’ road: Report on frauds exposed soon - Ranil

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 19:17
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told Parliament he would submit a report to the House on the alleged fraudulent matt...


Video: JVP hands over files to special corruption unit

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 16:42
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JVP parliamentarian Sunil Handunettisaid more than 20 files on large scale corruption were today handed over to the spec...


Video: Port City project may not proceed: Kabir Hashim

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 16:31
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Highways and Investment Promotion Minister Kabir Hashim today said the final report of the committee headed by Prime Min...


It was urgent humanitarian aid: Palestine on SL donation

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 16:21
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The Palestine Embassy today said the Rs. 130 million donated to Palestine by the previous government was an urgent human...


UPFA wants electoral reforms with executive powers pruned

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 16:11
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The United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) wants the Government to enact legislation to prune powers of the execu...


Probe on payments to US congressmen

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 16:07
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In the wake of a disclosure that the former Foreign Affairs Ministry had paid US$ 354,000 to a US company for various ac...


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New Risk Management Dept. to oversee EPF fund management

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