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Cabinet approves H’tota Port deal

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 14:13

The Cabinet today approved the proposal to lease out the Hambantota Port to China Merchants Company, Ports and Shipping Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe said.   Earlier, it was reported that two separate companies would be formed to deal with administrati..

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Two Daily Mirror journalists win awards

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Cartoon of the day

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Protections of Victims of Crime and Witness: Govt. presents amendments

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Government presented the amendment to the Bill titled Assistance to and Protection of Victims of Crime and Witnesses to ...


Foreign Exchange Bill passed in Parliament

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The amended Foreign Exchange Bill was passed in Parliament a short while ago with a majority of 78 votes. ...


Action will be taken against those responsible: Sagala

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 19:12
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Action will be taken against the police officers involved in the alleged attempt to abduct Medical Faculty Students'...


Ravi's late attendance causes stir in House

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Foreign Affairs Minister Ravi Karunanayake walking in late for parliamentary sessions caused a stir in the House today. ...


Traffic at Town Hall

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The Police had asked motorists to keep clear of Lipton Circus at Town Hall and surrounding areas in Colombo following he...


President should be fined for alarming Dengue situation: PHU

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 16:04
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The Pivithuru Hela Urumaya (PHU) said today as the head of state, President Maithripala Sirisena should be fined for the...


GMOA strike called off

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 13:31
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GMOA called off its strike a short while ago following a discussion held with the Law and Order Minister Sagala Rathnaya...


Tense situ at Karadiyanaru, 1 dead, 6 STF members hospitalised

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 13:13
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Six Special Task Force (STF) officers were hospitalized and a 17 year old youth  drowned when a tense situation eru...


Bond Commission’s term to be extended

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 12:56
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The gazette notification extending the term of the Presidential Commission to investigate and inquire into the Issuance ...


Tense situ at Southern Provincial Council

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 11:46
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A tense situation arose at the Southern Provincial Council when UPFA Councilor Channa Saliya brought a donation till to ...


PCoI summons Ravi K again

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 11:07
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The Presidential Commission of Inquiry has re-issued summons on Former Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake to appear befo...


Main suspect in Nallur shooting surrenders

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 09:26
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The main suspect in the shooting at Nallur in Jaffna on Saturday, where Jaffna High Court Judge M. Ilancheliyan and his ...


Nallur shooting: Sgt. Premachandra promoted to SI rank

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 08:52
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Police Sergeant Sarath Premachandra (24330), who died in the Nallur shooting while escorting a High Court Judge, was pos...


Police fire at two robbers in Meegalawa, one killed

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 08:39
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Police opened fire at two armed robbers and one was killed when they first shot at the police while on their way to rob ...


Ravi unable to appear before PCoI today: Counsel

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 08:07
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A counsel appearing for former Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake yesterday informed the PCoI that the minister would no...


Aloysius paid Ravi’s penthouse lease rental: Anika

Monday, 24 July 2017 23:43
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Former Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake and his family leased out a penthouse at Monarch Residencies for eight months ...


An airport within Colombo harbour

Monday, 24 July 2017 21:18
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The Megapolis and Western Development Ministry announced that it had submitted a proposal to the government to build an ...


Law and order collapses in Jaffna: Ganesan

Monday, 24 July 2017 21:06
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Saturday’s shooting incident, in which a police officer was killed, showed the breakdown in the law and order situ...


Lengthy queues at fuel stations

Monday, 24 July 2017 20:54
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Motorists were seen queuing up at filling stations in Colombo and other parts of the country to refuel their vehicles du...


Power failure in Colombo and suburbs: CEB

Monday, 24 July 2017 20:09
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The incidents of power failure reported in Colombo and the suburbs this evening was due to electricity load balancing to...


CPC launch indefinite strike

Monday, 24 July 2017 19:33
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The Ceylon Petroleum Cooperation (CPC) Trade Union launched an indefinite strike from midnight today citing what it call...


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Wednesday, 19 July 2017 15:13 | 1543 views

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Friday, 21 July 2017 13:16 | 943 views

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Staycation ideas : Trincomalee

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 15:03 | 242 views

With the long August school vacation looming, ideas to entertain the family during the holiday season are uppermost in most people’s minds. While some may opt for vacations in foreign climes, ot... Read More...


Maldivian government locks down parliament

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 10:01 | 221 views

The Maldivian opposition says the military has locked down parliament on the orders of the country’s president in a bid to prevent lawmakers from taking part in a vote to impeach the parliamenta... Read More...