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"I was removed to sweep bond scam under the carpet"

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 15:03

Former Justice and Buddha Sasana Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe said today he didn’t resign from any portfolio but was removed in an attempt to sweep the bond scam under the carpet. He told the media outside the Justice Ministry that baseless charges ..

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Last Day!

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Cartoon of the day

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Port city first land auction next year: Champika

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The first land auction at the Port City would be held next year, Megapolis and Western Development Miniser Patali Champi...


TRC asks operators to regulate SIMs

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 19:53
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On a Presidential Directive the Service Providers had been asked to register their subscribers properly to curb SIM base...


Smart ID in two months: DRP Commissioner

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 17:54
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The Department for Registration of Persons (DRP) would issue a new ‘Smart ID’ within the coming two months, ...


SAITM: Crucial discussion with President on Friday

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The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) said today a crucial discussion  would be held with Presi...


Draft 20A tabled in Parliament

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The government today presented the 20th Amendment to the Constitution to Parliament providing for a change in the provin...


CID arrests A/L student over leaking of chemistry paper

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 13:10
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An Advanced Level student had been arrested by the CID in connection with the incident of leaking the A/L Chemistry pape...


President approves UNP request to sack Wijeyadasa

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 12:25
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President Maithripala Sirisena today approved the request made by the UNP to remove Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe from ...


Cabraal at Bribery Commission

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 10:40
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Former Central Bank Governor Ajith Nivard Cabraal arrived at the Bribery Commission a short while ago to give a statemen...


Indian customs nets 24kg of hashish bound for Sri Lanka

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 08:35
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Customs preventive division from Tuticorin in India seized 24kg of hashish, a narcotic substance, which was planned to b...


PC polls delayed till mid 2018

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 08:13
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The Government affirmed its position to introduce a new electoral system to the Provincial Council Elections even by del...


Met warns of thunder showers in four provinces

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 07:18
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Thunder showers could be expected in the Eastern, Uva, Northern and North Central provinces today and tomorrow, the Mete...


Statement from Mavai too over Vidya murder

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 04:49
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Kayts Magistrate’s Court yesterday ordered to obtain statements from six persons including Parliamentarian Mavai S...


Wijeyadasa to resign?

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 01:58
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Minister of Justice Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe is likely to resign from his post today, informed sources said yesterday. ...


Cricket administrators should be accused of defeat: Arjuna

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 23:37
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Petroleum Resources Development Minister Arjuna Ranatunge said today it was not the players who should be accused of rec...


Rs. 58 bn sought for road development

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 22:20
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The Higher Education and Highways Ministry today sought Parliamentary approval for Rs.53,000 million to fund six project...


Hajj festival on Sept.2

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 21:08
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The Colombo Grand Mosque Inc (CGMI) today announced the Eid-ul Azha (Hajj) festival would be celebrated in Sri Lanka on ...


Election delays: Watchdogs to seek legal action

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 18:15
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Election monitoring organisations today warned the Government that they would seek stern legal action if the Government ...


Laptops for MPs desk in house

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 17:59
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Each MP was provided with a laptop on their desk in the House from today to provide them an efficient service, Speaker K...


'Inconsistent amendments to be removed at Committee Stage'

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 16:53
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Amendments to the Local Government Act not consistent with its nature, would be excluded during the Committee Stage of t...


India's supreme court bans Islamic instant divorce

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 14:28
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India’s top court has banned a controversial Islamic practice that allows men to divorce their wives instantly, sa...


NCPC approves draft 20A

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 13:39
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The North Central Provincial Council  (NCPC) today approved the draft 20th Amendment to the Constitution with 15 me...


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