Karaliyadda resigns

Thursday, 2 April 2015 08:16

Buddha Sasana and Democratic Rule Deputy Minister Tissa Karaliyadda today said that he resigned from his Deputy Ministerial post because he cannot work with the United National Party (UNP) and he could not just be a ‘pambaya’, (scarecrow).

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CA suspends full face helmet ban

Thursday, 2 April 2015 14:30
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The Court of Appeal today issued an interim order suspending the operation of police circular banning full face helmets ...


Judgment on Tissa expulsion in May

Thursday, 2 April 2015 13:47
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The judgment on the petition filed by former UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake against his expulsion from the party...


NEC: JVP to decide today

Thursday, 2 April 2015 13:09
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The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) would decide on remaining in the National Executive Committee (NEC) following the NE...


Rajitha case sent to Magistrate’s Court

Thursday, 2 April 2015 12:04
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Colombo High Court Judge Lalith Jayasuriya today ordered the Magistrate’s Court to submit a report after hearing t...


Probe over Russian Embassy employee’s death

Thursday, 2 April 2015 10:24
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Attanagalla Chief Magistrate M.Y.M. Irshadeen ordered the Nittambuwa Police yesterday to report back to court after hold...


Presidential pardon for Sigiriya girl

Thursday, 2 April 2015 09:18
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President Maithrpala Sirisena has signed the documents to pardon the girl (23) who damaged the Sigiriya Mirror Wall usin...


Warning opportunity for full-face helmet users

Thursday, 2 April 2015 07:02
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The rule on wearing full-face helmets by motor cyclists will be implemented from today, Police said. They said that as a...


19-A: Over 20 petitions in SC

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 22:59
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The Supreme Court today began its hearing into the constitutionality of the proposed 19th Amendment to the Constitution ...


China agrees to write off US$ 30 M from OCR cost

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 22:04
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China had agreed to write off US$ 30 million from the total amount which it had lent to Sri Lanka for the construction o...


Govt. expedites evacuating Lankans in Yemen

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 19:21
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Due to the volatile situation in Yemen, the government had made arrangements to evacuate all Sri Lankans in Yemen, the M...


Champika more suitable for Presidency: Warnasinghe

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 18:38
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Commenting on the reports that JHU General Secretary Champika Ranawaka was aspiring to become the Executive President an...


Lalith Weeratunga quizzed by the CID

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 18:12
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The CID today recorded a statement from former President’s Secretary Lalith Weeratunga over the vehicles belonged ...


Video: Not sanitary ware, but shoes

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 17:44
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A 20-foot container imported from China which contained shoes valued at more than Rs. 2 million had been seized by the C...


Video: I thank ‘Yahapalanaya’ for this opportunity: Duminda

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 17:20
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Parliamentarian Duminda Silva today said that he was thankful to the ‘Good governance regime’ for providing ...


Accident kills a soldier and injures 28

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 16:19
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One army personnel killed and 28 passengers were injured after a private bus and an Army truck collided head-on in Ratna...


Complaint against BC Director General

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 15:40
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SLFP Parliamentarian Manusha Nanayakkara today complained to the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Cor...


Video: Dhanuna in two minds about politics

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 15:04
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Dhanuna Thilakarathne, the son-in–law of Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka said he was yet to decide if he were to ente...


Duminda released under previous bail conditions

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 12:54
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UPFA Parliamentarian Duminda Silva and 10 others, who were accused in the killing of former Minister Bharatha Lakshma...


Gnanasara Thera questioned by police

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 12:45
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Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thera was yesterday questioned by the Buddha Sasana...


Bogollagama released on bail

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 11:32
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Ex- Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama released on bail by Colombo Chief Magistrate over a financial fraud case agains...


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