Thajudeen’s death not an accident-Police

Friday, 27 February 2015 00:43

The Police on Thursday said that the Judicial Medical Officer’s report into the mysterious death of former Havelock’s captain and Sri Lankan ruggerite, Wasim Thajudeen, had revealed that his death could not have been due to natural causes.

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Two Lankans arrested for ATM card scam

Friday, 27 February 2015 12:28
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The Indian Police arrested eight persons including two Sri Lankans from whom several fake Automated Teller Machine (ATM)...


Shashi granted bail

Friday, 27 February 2015 11:21
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Former minister Wimal Weerawansa’s wife Shashi was today released by the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court on...


BMICH accident victim gets Rs.187 mn

Friday, 27 February 2015 10:57
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The Colombo District Court today ordered the payment of Rs.187 million as compensation to Dr. Samitha Samanmali who was ...


Navy arrests 86 Indian fishermen

Friday, 27 February 2015 09:24
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Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 86 Indian fishermen last night on charges of illegally crossing the maritime border and poa...


13 principals told to submit Grade-5 admission details

Friday, 27 February 2015 00:41
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The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the Principals of 13 national schools including Colombo Royal College, Ananda Coll...


​Video: Sajin Vass jeered and hooted at Kosgoda

Thursday, 26 February 2015 23:27
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While former monitoring MP Sajin Vaas Gunawardene was speaking at the opening of a fuel station in Kosgoda, a group of U...


Minister urged to order fixing probe involving Indian player

Thursday, 26 February 2015 20:46
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Sports minister Navin Dissanayake has been urged to order a probe into a match-fixing incident involving an Indian playe...


Video: Probe on Tissa completed: IGP

Thursday, 26 February 2015 18:34
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Police Chief N.K. Illangakoon today said that investigations into allegations against former Minister Tissa Attanayake o...


Video: Police deliberately hounding small fries; Rajitha

Thursday, 26 February 2015 18:10
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Cabinet Spokesman and Health Minister Rajitha Senaratna today charged the Police was deliberately focusing action agains...


Former Ports Chairman grilled by CID

Thursday, 26 February 2015 17:44
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The former Ports Authority Chairman Priyath Bandu Wickrama had been summoned by the Criminal Investigation Department (C...


SL win by 92 runs

Thursday, 26 February 2015 17:06
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Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 92 runs in their World Cup Pool A match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground today. ...


Free Wi-Fi access for rail passengers

Thursday, 26 February 2015 16:37
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Railway passengers will be able to enjoy free Wi-Fi facilities at some 100 selected railway stations in the country by A...


Couple detained for abandoning 3 year old girl

Thursday, 26 February 2015 16:13
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The Athurugiriya Police today arrested a couple for allegedly abandoning their 3-year-old girl on the street in Athurugi...


Video: I left due to threats from Gota: Ex-SSP

Thursday, 26 February 2015 15:52
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Former Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) and Police Media Spokesman Prishantha Jayakody,who arrived from Australia a...


Court rejects plea to transfer Shashi to NH

Thursday, 26 February 2015 15:20
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Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya today rejected a request made by Counsel Jayantha Weerasinghe to transfer Ms. ...


NFF wants special prison for white-collar convicts

Thursday, 26 February 2015 13:35
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The National Freedom Front (NFF) today urged the government to set up a special prison to imprison white-collar criminal...


SL makes 332-1 against B’desh

Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:55
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Sri Lanka scored 332 for one after electing to bat in their World Cup Pool A match against Bangladesh at the Melbourne C...


Storming Bathiudeen’s Office: Six BBS monks noticed

Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:39
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Six Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) monks, who allegedly stormed Minister Rishad Bathiudeen’s office in Colombo 2 during the ...


UN defends delay of SL war crime probe report

Thursday, 26 February 2015 11:48
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The UN Human Rights Council defended its move to defer the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during ...


AG asks 6 months to report on KP

Thursday, 26 February 2015 11:20
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The Attorney General today told the Court of Appeal that he would submit a comprehensive report on LTTE arms procurer Ku...


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