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NTC releases new bus fares

Friday, 23 June 2017 17:38

The National Transport Commission (NTC) has released the new bus fares which will come into effect from July 1. The Commission said the increase in fares was in line with the National Policy on Bus Fares. The bus fares for normal, semi luxury, luxury and sup..

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Arrested!

Friday, 23 June 2017 14:45
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Cartoon of the day

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Daughter of billionaire businessman hacked to death

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The body of a 26-year-old woman, who was hacked to death in her bedroom in a three storey house on Thursday, was recover...


GMOA strike called off

Saturday, 24 June 2017 13:44
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The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) has called off their trade union action with immediate effect ...


Import of Prado vehicles: Govt. loses Rs.3,000 mln in taxes: COPA

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The government has lost Rs.3,000 million by way of taxes in the importation of 407 Prado vehicles in 2016, the Committee...


NFTH will be a dengue treatment centre: Kiriella

Saturday, 24 June 2017 06:15
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House Leader and Higher Education Minister Lakshman Kiriella said yesterday the Neville Fernando Teaching Hospital (NFTH...


Undocumented bond sales: Rs.1,043 bln up to 2015: COPA

Friday, 23 June 2017 23:11
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There has been undocumented bond sales by various government and semi government institutions worth worth Rs.1,043 billi...


Health services at standstill for second day

Friday, 23 June 2017 21:01
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Healthcare services countrywide came to standstill today as a result of the work stoppage by the members of the Governme...


Less people using buses now: LPBOA

Friday, 23 June 2017 19:20
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The number of people travelling in buses have dropped by about 1,500 because of the increase in bus fares, Lanka Private...


Dr. Saman Kelegama passes away

Friday, 23 June 2017 16:14
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Dr. Saman Kelegama, the Executive Director of the Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, has passed away at the age o...


Rajiv Gandhi assassin seeks mercy killing

Friday, 23 June 2017 14:22
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Robert Pious, one of the convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has appealed for euthanasia, the Indian Express re...


Police Media Spokesman resigns

Friday, 23 June 2017 13:29
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Police Media Spokesman DIG Priyantha Jayakody in a Facebook post said he had decided to resign from his post due to his ...


IUSF Convener taken into custody

Friday, 23 June 2017 12:39
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Inter University Students Federation (IUSF) Convener Lahiru Weerasekara was taken into police custody today. Sources sai...


Heavy traffic on Colombo- Kandy road due to accident

Friday, 23 June 2017 11:23
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Heavy traffic was reported onthe Colombo-Kandy Main Road at Kegalle this morning following an accident involving a con...


Time to rethink liquor sale on Poya Days: Mangala

Friday, 23 June 2017 10:15
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The time has come for the country to rethink banning of liquor sales on Poya Days, Finance and Mass Media Minister Manga...


Serial garbage dumpers warned: You are being watched!

Friday, 23 June 2017 09:50
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Street cameras will be set up to identify persons who dump garbage on the roadside and in public places, Minister of Pro...


People don’t dump garbage at allocated places: CMC

Friday, 23 June 2017 08:30
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Though the Colombo Municipal Council collected garbage on a regular basis, people did not dump garbage at allocated plac...


What were police doing?: PM

Friday, 23 June 2017 06:20
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has informed the Ministry of Law and Order and Southern Development to report back t...


I will not blame Uni students for political conspiracies: Prez

Friday, 23 June 2017 05:12
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I will not put the blame for conspiracies launched in an uncivilized political climate on university students, said Pres...


Cuppa leaves GMOA doctor in hospital

Friday, 23 June 2017 03:42
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A doctor of the Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) was admitted to the National Hospital last evening with i...


Dinesh says Speaker promised them a debate

Thursday, 22 June 2017 23:30
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Joint opposition MP Dinesh Gunawardane said yesterday that Speaker Karu Jayasuriya had assured them that the adjournmen...


Kiriella adamant Dinesh should have been present

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The Government cannot be expected to go out of their way all the time to allow the joint opposition to move adjournment ...


Malinga investigated over 'monkey' remark

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Fast bowler Lasith Malinga is being investigated by Sri Lanka's cricket board after comparing the country's spor...


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