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Don't use licence to insult religions: PM tells electronic media

Sunday, 14 February 2016 10:27

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday warned that action would be taken against the electronic media, who used government's telecasting licence to insult religions and some sections of the society. The Premier made this comment with reference to ..

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Showing solidarity?

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Cartoon of the day

Friday, 12 February 2016 05:03
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CID quizzes GMOA over 'printing mistake'

Sunday, 14 February 2016 21:45
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Weeks after the Indian media claimed that of an alleged kidney racket where Sri Lankan doctors were involved in, the doc...


20 Kg. heroin haul: main suspect arrested

Sunday, 14 February 2016 20:46
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The main suspect allegedly associated with the 20 kilograms of heroin worth Rs 120 million earlier detected in Madampaga...


Venezuelan tourist nabbed with Rs.10M worth Cocaine at BIA

Sunday, 14 February 2016 18:58
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A female Venezuelan tourist who attempted to smuggle in a stock of Cocaine worth over Rs.10 million, by swallowing in sm...


Eight former LG heads to defy party instructions

Sunday, 14 February 2016 17:58
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The eight former local authorities’ heads, facing disciplinary inquiries by the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLF), sai...


WI clinches under-19 Cricket World Cup

Sunday, 14 February 2016 16:08
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West Indies became the champion of U-19 Cricket World Cup, 2016 after winning the final by five wickets  at Shere B...


Reginald Cooray sworn in as Northern Governor

Sunday, 14 February 2016 12:48
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Former Minister Reginald Cooray was sworn in as the Governor of the Northern Province before President Maithripala Siris...


MP’s Coordinating Sec. accidently shoots himself

Sunday, 14 February 2016 12:40
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Coordinating secretary to MP Weerakumara Dissanayeke has been hospitalized after he accidentally shot himself in Anuradh...


Mt. Lavinia HQI transferred

Sunday, 14 February 2016 11:34
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Four Chief Inspectors of Police including the HQI of the Mount Lavinia Police CI C.W. Iddamalgoda have been transferred ...


Imran Farooq murder: FIA team to visit SL to collect evidence

Sunday, 14 February 2016 10:04
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The Pakistan Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Director Akbar Hoti on Saturday allowed the investigation team to visit ...


27 injured in bus, container collision

Sunday, 14 February 2016 09:24
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At least 27 people, including 25 female students, were hospitalized after a bus and a container collided head on and top...


I saved Mahinda from the electric chair-MS

Saturday, 13 February 2016 22:24
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President Maithripala Sirisena said that he is the one who saved former President Mahinda Rajapaksa from being sent to t...


Missing persons;SL to work with Red Cross

Saturday, 13 February 2016 19:44
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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has decided to work with the Sri Lankan government in assisting the ...


Jayalalithaa writes to Modi on arrest of fishermen by SL Navy

Saturday, 13 February 2016 16:33
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Asserting that her government was committed to ensuring the rights of fishermen in traditional waters of Palk Bay, Tamil...


SL working with local and international stakeholders:Envoy

Saturday, 13 February 2016 13:30
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Ambassador for Sri Lanka to United States Prasad Kariyawasam said the Government was working with all stakeholders in th...


SL willing for int'l probe on war crimes: Ranil

Saturday, 13 February 2016 10:44
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday made it clear that his government was not averse to international partic...


IMF audit on MR projects

Saturday, 13 February 2016 09:49
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will visit Sri Lanka next week for a joint ‘Forensic Audit’ with the C...


Claims by MR on UNHRC baseless: Ruwan

Saturday, 13 February 2016 08:21
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State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene refuted claims made by former President Mahinda Rajapaksa that the UNHRC res...


Thisara claims hat-trick

Friday, 12 February 2016 21:44
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Thisara Perera became only the fourth bowler to have taken a hat-trick in T20 internationals when he picked the wickets ...


Maj. Gen. Milinda Peiris new Army Chief of Staff

Friday, 12 February 2016 21:12
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Major General Milinda Peiris has been appointed as the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Army while Major General Sumedha ...


Eight arrested over bicycle theft

Friday, 12 February 2016 19:08
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Eight people were arrested by the Bambalapitiya Police today on charges of stealing four three-wheelers and selling afte...


SLFP MPs, ministers must be here or there: MR

Friday, 12 February 2016 18:49
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Ex-president and Kurunegala District MP Mahinda Rajapaksa said today he hoped the SLFP MPs and ministers, who had joined...


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