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Tax cut on trucks, motorbikes; 10% telecom levy on data removed

Thursday, 17 August 2017 14:54

The 10% telecommunications levy imposed on data will be removed from September 1. Customs duty on small trucks have been reduced by Rs.300,000 while the duty on motorcycles (less than 150 cc) has been reduced by 90% from midnight today, the Finance Ministry an..

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UNP's 'Green Blood' group gifts house to needy family

Thursday, 17 August 2017 20:47
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Catoon of the day

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Wijeyadasa to make a special statement on Monday

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Minister of Justice Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe, who was at the centre of controversy after being accused of violating the col...


Travis Sinniah to be named new Navy Commander

Thursday, 17 August 2017 21:48
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Eastern Naval Commander Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah is tipped to be appointed Navy Commander next week, Daily Mirror lea...


I know my Maths: Laksman Yapa

Thursday, 17 August 2017 20:04
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Public Enterprise Development State Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardana said today he knows his mathematics and he has se...


Rajitha's statement mere ignorance: JO

Thursday, 17 August 2017 19:20
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The joint opposition today charged that Cabinet Spokesman Minister Rajitha Senaratne’s statement on establishment ...


‘Govt. Corruption : Rajapaksas being hauled to CID to divert attention’

Thursday, 17 August 2017 18:34
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Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa said in the wake of the ‘yamapalana’ government's fraud and corruptio...


JO to bring no-faith motion against Rajitha

Thursday, 17 August 2017 17:45
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The joint opposition today charged that a no-faith motion should be brought against Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne wi...


Rajiv assassination: TN opposes premature release of SL convict

Thursday, 17 August 2017 16:05
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The Tamil Nadu government has opposed the plea for premature release of B Robert Payas, a Sri Lankan national, convicted...


Concrete slab collapses in Negombo; one missing

Thursday, 17 August 2017 12:53
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One person had been reported missing following a concrete slab collapsed at Periyamulla, Negombo, the Police said. ...


Father, son killed, three injured in Pitagaldeniya

Thursday, 17 August 2017 12:31
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A father and his son had been killed while the mother and two female passengers were seriously injured when the car they...


Eastern University closed indefinitely

Thursday, 17 August 2017 10:18
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Vantharumoolai and Batticaloa campuses of the Eastern University had been closed indefinitely from today due to an unset...


Phase two priority bus lane begins on August 22

Thursday, 17 August 2017 08:39
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Second phase of the priority bus lane project is scheduled to begin on August 22, the Megapolis and Western Development ...


Strong winds over the Island in next few days

Thursday, 17 August 2017 02:09
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The Meteorological Department yesterday forecast fairly strong winds over the Island mostly in the Uva Province, Jaffna,...


SAITM controversy: Lalkantha wants PCoI to probe Rajitha

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 23:41
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Provincial councillor K.D. Lalkantha today urged the government to appoint a commission similar to that of the President...


Phone recording system does not record time and incoming numbers: PTL CEO

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 22:35
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Perpetual Treasuries Ltd CEO Kasun Palisena said today the phone recording system placed in the company dealers' roo...


Asgiri Sangha Sabawa opposes no-faith motion against Wijeyadasa

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 21:29
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The Asgiri Sangha Sabawa is opposed to any move by some politicians to bring a no-faith motion against a minister active...


PTL CEO unaware as to what happened to Rs.712 mn paid to PAM as dividends

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 20:45
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When questioned by Justice Prasanna Jayawardena at the PCoI today, PTL CEO Kasun Palisena said he was unaware as to what...


IGP contemplates legal action against website

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 20:21
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Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said Police Chief Pujith Jayasundare was mulling legal action against a website that p...


PCoI asks W. M. Mendis & Co. Ltd. to provide account details immediately

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 19:33
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The PCoI today overruled the objections raised by Counsel who appeared for W.M. Mendis Company and asked them to comply ...


Not in a position to dissolve the Cricket Board: Sports Minister

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 19:21
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While admitting that the Sri Lanka Cricket Team is in its lowest ebb in mental and physical toughness and technical abil...


Samurdhi report rejected; another being prepared: SB

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The report on 2.3 million Samurdhi recipients had been rejected after a meeting held at the ministry today, Social Welfa...


Yoshitha questioned at CID for three hours

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 16:12
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The CID today recorded a statement from former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s son Yoshitha for three hours, Police ...


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