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Wijeyadasa on Wimal: 'Prove innocence before going on hunger strike'

Thursday, 23 March 2017 20:22

Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe said today MP Wimal Weerawansa should prove in court that he had not misused a single state vehicle instead of going on a hunger strike. Responding to an allegation made by the joint opposition that there was political r..

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IGP leaves for Malaysia

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Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara left for Malaysia to attend the 210th Royal Malaysian Police (RMP) ...


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Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa arrived at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry to Investigate and Inquire into Ser...


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The Monetary Board decided to increase the key policy interest rates of the Central Bank, namely the Standing Deposit Fa...


New Zealand to open High Commission in SL

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New Zealand Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced that New Zealand will open a High Commission in Colombo, Sri L...


Wijeyadasa blasts int’l community

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Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe yesterday charged that the international community is making unrealistic demands ...


SL ‘war crimes’ have caused pain and anguish for India: Sushma

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The Government of India felt anguish and pain over the Sri Lankan military’s alleged war crimes against unarmed Ta...


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Five migrants were found dead in the sea off Libya on Thursday after the boats they were travelling in sank, likely carr...


Dengue in SL could be part of Asian health crisis: PM

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The spread of dengue in Sri Lanka could be a part of the health crisis which currently prevails in the Asian region, Pri...


Govt. paying Rs.140mn as rental for ministries

Friday, 24 March 2017 07:15
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The government pays nearly Rs 140 million monthly as rent for the offices where ministries are located, Parliament was i...


Warrant issued for arrest of Commissioner of DMT

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Kaduwela Additional Magistrate Prasanna Alwis yesterday issued a warrant for the arrest of Commissioner of the Departmen...


Visit to EU Parliament: Parliamentary watchdog committees to tour next month

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A parliamentary delegation, serving in the two watchdog committees, will undertake a tour of the European Parliament nex...


Pera university launches research: To find anti-venom serums for 3 poisonous snakes

Friday, 24 March 2017 04:54
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At least 7 species of highly poisonous snakes have been recovered in the country and there are no anti-venom serums foun...


President to take crucial decisions soon: Yapa

Friday, 24 March 2017 03:38
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President Maithripala Sirisena is to take several crucial politically and economically important decisions over the next...


COPE summons SPC top officials

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The Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) in Parliament has summoned top officials of the State Pharmaceuticals Corpora...


Wimal's daughter refuses to eat; admitted to hospital

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National Freedom Front (NFF) leader Wimal Weerawansa’s daughter was admitted to the Lady Ridgeway Hospital yesterd...


SL strongly condemns terrorist attack on UK Parliament

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Sri Lanka is shocked by the terrorist attack at the British Parliament yesterday, resulting in death and injury, the For...


UNHRC resolution on SL adopted without a vote, gives 2 more years

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UN Human Rights Council today adopted a resolution, which Promoted reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sr...


Avant-Garde captain granted bail

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The Ukrainian captain of the controversial Avant-Garde vessel, Gennady Garvlov who was in remand custody for over nine m...


Ready to help MS to consolidate power -JO

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The Joint Opposition (JO) today said it was ready to support President Maithripala Sirisena to topple the ‘Wickrem...


London attack: ISIS claims responsibility

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Wimal's hunger strike continues

Thursday, 23 March 2017 17:14
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NFF Leader and MP Wimal Weerawansa is continuing the hunger strike that he started in the remand prison, Prisons Commiss...


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