Video: Shantha Bandara resigns

Thursday, 30 July 2015 09:15

Deputy Minister of Mass Media Shantha Bandara said he will resign from the ministerial portfolio today.

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Coal bid runs into fresh controversy

Friday, 31 July 2015 04:04
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The fifty billion rupee per year tender to supply coal to the Lakvijaya Power Plant in Norochcholai for three years has ...


Agreement between SL and UN: Channel-4 report probably false - Mahishini Colonne

Friday, 31 July 2015 02:20
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Foreign Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Mahishini Colonne yesterday said that she didn’t believe there was any agree...


Crowd hoots Jagath and Vijithamuni

Friday, 31 July 2015 00:18
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At a UPFA propaganda meeting held at the Moneragala Pradeshiya Sabha grounds yesterday, in support of Mahinda Rajapaksa,...


I will not engage in political propaganda supporting TNA: CV

Thursday, 30 July 2015 21:59
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I will not engage in any political propaganda supporting the TNA candidates, instead take a neutral stance, NPC Chief Mi...


AG clears MR in RADA case

Thursday, 30 July 2015 20:34
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Even though the original complaint in connection with an alleged fraud at the Reconstruction and Development Agency (RAD...


Body in bag identified

Thursday, 30 July 2015 20:09
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The woman’s body found in a travelling bag at the Bastian Mawatha private bus terminal in Pettah on Wednesday, had...


Railway strike called off

Thursday, 30 July 2015 20:07
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The strike scheduled to be launched midnight today by the Railways’ Professional Trade Union Alliance had been cal...


Staggering Rs.150 bn for Central expressway: Dullas

Thursday, 30 July 2015 18:38
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The UPFA today claimed that the UNP, which alleged the then UPFA government of spending excessive amount of funds for ex...


Three new diplomats appointed

Thursday, 30 July 2015 17:42
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Three new ambassadors had been appointed to fill vacancies in Sri Lankan Missions in India, Russia and Philippines, the ...


Video: Rupavahini chairman resigns

Thursday, 30 July 2015 17:05
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Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) Chairman Somaratne Dissanayake said today that he would resign his post with eff...


JVP candidate arrested when distributing leaflets

Thursday, 30 July 2015 16:20
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Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Puttalam district candidate Samantha Koralearachchi and a woman supporter were arrested ...


Railway trade unions to launch strike

Thursday, 30 July 2015 15:44
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The Railways’ Professional Trade Union Alliance said it would launch a countrywide strike from today midnight. ...


SC reserves Tiran’s FR petition

Thursday, 30 July 2015 14:46
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The Supreme Court today reserved its order on the interim relief sought by former parliamentarian Tiran Allas in connect...


Businessman arrested for sexually exploiting girl

Thursday, 30 July 2015 13:15
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The Managing Director of Greenlanka Shipping Ltd. Prashan Nanayakkara was yesterday arrested and produced before the Col...


Re-corrected GCE O/L 2014 results out

Thursday, 30 July 2015 12:39
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The re-corrected results of the 2014 GCE Ordinary Level examination have been released today, the Examinations Departmen...


Yatinuwara PS chairman arrested

Thursday, 30 July 2015 11:23
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Yatinuwara Pradeshiya Sabha (PS) Chairman Thusitha Kumara Walagedera was today arrested on charges of having displayed a...


MH370 debris found off Reunion coast?

Thursday, 30 July 2015 08:37
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Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysia Air...


Action against BC

Thursday, 30 July 2015 07:35
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The Cabinet decided to initiate investigations into the failure on the part of the Commissioners of the Bribery Commissi...


EC: Desist from hate speech

Thursday, 30 July 2015 06:26
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Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said on Tuesday that the use of hate speech, in canvassing votes, was a seriou...


Rajiv Gandhi killers will not be hanged, confirms SC

Thursday, 30 July 2015 05:30
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The Supreme Court dismissed on Wednesday the centre’s curative petition against its 2014 judgment commuting the de...


SL seeks international assistance to fight kidney disease

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 22:02
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Sri Lanka today sought assistance from friendly countries to combat kidney disease and save members of the farming commu...


Sobitha Thera supports UNFGG on conditions

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 20:52
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The civil organizations including the Movement for Just Society led by Venerable Maduluwawe Sobitha Thera today said the...


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