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IUSF Convener taken into custody

Friday, 23 June 2017 12:39

Inter University Students Federation (IUSF) Convener Lahiru Weerasekara was taken into police custody today. Sources said he was taken into custody along with another IUSF member as they were leaving the Centre for Society and Religion (CSR) in Maradana after..

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Protest against assault on students

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Police Media Spokesman resigns

Friday, 23 June 2017 13:29
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Police Media Spokesman DIG Priyantha Jayakody in a Facebook post said he had decided to resign from his post due to his ...


Heavy traffic on Colombo- Kandy road due to accident

Friday, 23 June 2017 11:23
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Heavy traffic was reported onthe Colombo-Kandy Main Road at Kegalle this morning following an accident involving a con...


Time to rethink liquor sale on Poya Days: Mangala

Friday, 23 June 2017 10:15
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The time has come for the country to rethink banning of liquor sales on Poya Days, Finance and Mass Media Minister Manga...


Serial garbage dumpers warned: You are being watched!

Friday, 23 June 2017 09:50
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Street cameras will be set up to identify persons who dump garbage on the roadside and in public places, Minister of Pro...


People don’t dump garbage at allocated places: CMC

Friday, 23 June 2017 08:30
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Though the Colombo Municipal Council collected garbage on a regular basis, people did not dump garbage at allocated plac...


What were police doing?: PM

Friday, 23 June 2017 06:20
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has informed the Ministry of Law and Order and Southern Development to report back t...


I will not blame Uni students for political conspiracies: Prez

Friday, 23 June 2017 05:12
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I will not put the blame for conspiracies launched in an uncivilized political climate on university students, said Pres...


Cuppa leaves GMOA doctor in hospital

Friday, 23 June 2017 03:42
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A doctor of the Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) was admitted to the National Hospital last evening with i...


Dinesh says Speaker promised them a debate

Thursday, 22 June 2017 23:30
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Joint opposition MP Dinesh Gunawardane said yesterday that Speaker Karu Jayasuriya had assured them that the adjournmen...


Kiriella adamant Dinesh should have been present

Thursday, 22 June 2017 22:36
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The Government cannot be expected to go out of their way all the time to allow the joint opposition to move adjournment ...


Malinga investigated over 'monkey' remark

Thursday, 22 June 2017 21:45
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Fast bowler Lasith Malinga is being investigated by Sri Lanka's cricket board after comparing the country's spor...


Need to reform Muslim Marriage Law; Muslim Leaders tell Keshap

Thursday, 22 June 2017 21:06
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Muslim community leaders had stressed the importance of amending the 1951 Muslim Marriage and Divorce Act when they met ...


Afghanistan and Ireland get Test status

Thursday, 22 June 2017 20:50
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Ireland and Afghanistan have both been awarded Test match status, the International Cricket Council announced today. ...


Discuss matters behind doors: Mahela

Thursday, 22 June 2017 19:10
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Former Sri Lanka cricketer turned coach Mahela Jayawardene has come in support of country’s national cricketers, w...


Govt. to take tough action against GMOA strike

Thursday, 22 June 2017 18:49
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The Government is ready to take tough action, which had not been taken previously, with regard to the indefinite strike ...


I respond to Gnanasara Thera because he is a politician: Dilan

Thursday, 22 June 2017 17:37
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The reason for responding to Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thera was that he was ...


Police probe students' entry to Ministry building despite Court Order

Thursday, 22 June 2017 17:12
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The Police had launched an investigation into the incident in which a group of university students had forcibly entered ...


Debate on medical students issue not held, Parliament adjourned

Thursday, 22 June 2017 16:41
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The adjournment debate scheduled to be held at 4.30 pm today over the attack on university students and GMOA strike, was...


Dilan not satisfied with Govt. performance

Thursday, 22 June 2017 15:36
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The Government’s performance was not satisfactory considering the past two years, SLFP Spokesperson Minister Dilan...


GMOA strike to continue indefinitely

Thursday, 22 June 2017 14:58
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The Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) said today that they would continue the countrywide strike started to...


Court acquits two in Sri Lanka team attack case

Thursday, 22 June 2017 13:07
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An anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Wednesday acquitted two accused in the Sri Lanka cricket team attack case. ...


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