Video: Face covered helmets banned

Monday, 2 March 2015 13:44

Following recent robberies and murders committed by men wearing ‘fullface’ helmets, Police today imposed a ban on wearing such helmets.  

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BMICH promises to pay

Tuesday, 3 March 2015 09:08
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The BMICH which was ordered by the Colombo District Court to pay Rs. 187 million as compensation to Dr. Samitha Samanmal...


Video: Secret Navy unit probed

Tuesday, 3 March 2015 07:53
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Hinting at the ‘white van’ abductions several years ago, the Police yesterday revealed an ongoing CID invest...


Damaging Mirror Wall, woman jailed for 2 yrs

Monday, 2 March 2015 22:41
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A 23-year-old woman who was charged with causing damage to the Mirror Wall at Sigiriya was sentenced to two years’...


SL is among the significant successes of UNHRC: Kerry

Monday, 2 March 2015 22:11
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US Secretary of State John Kerry who addressed the gathering at the High level segment today said that Sri Lanka is amon...


Ravi Wettasinghe remanded

Monday, 2 March 2015 19:24
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Controversial businessman Ravi Wettasinghe, who was wanted in connection with an alleged defrauding of a company directo...


Protesters will be arrested for public nuisance: Police

Monday, 2 March 2015 18:25
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Protesters causing public nuisance would be arrested and produced in court, Police Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said today...


BC records statement from Sajin

Monday, 2 March 2015 17:55
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The Bribery Commission has recorded a statement from UPFA MP Sajin de Vass Gunawardena today on a complaint made against...


SL loans were made on consensus: China

Monday, 2 March 2015 16:18
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China's loans to Sri Lanka were made based on consensus through talks between the two countries and at Sri Lanka'...


CA dismisses Shashindra’s petition

Monday, 2 March 2015 11:44
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The Court of Appeal today upheld two preliminary objections and dismissed the Writ Application filed by former Uva Provi...


MR dumps astrology

Monday, 2 March 2015 11:02
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Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa had told a Pakistani newspaper that he no longer believed in astrology. ...


Bus strikes in Kandy, Panadura

Monday, 2 March 2015 09:46
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Private bus strikes have been reported today in several areas including Panadura and Kandy. ...


Army soldier dies in accident

Monday, 2 March 2015 09:31
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A 28-year-old army soldier had been killed in a freak train accident inside a tunnel in Mount Lavinia yesterday, the Pol...


I have no dreams of becoming PM- Opposition Leader

Monday, 2 March 2015 09:20
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Our party will split into two if all of us dream of the premiership at this juncture, Opposition Leader Nimal Siripala D...


Underhand attempt to sell Blood Ivory uncovered

Monday, 2 March 2015 09:15
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Suspicion surrounds a secret deal between highly placed state officials and a politician to sell a stock of Blood Ivory ...


MS to meet EC

Monday, 2 March 2015 08:35
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President Maithripala Sirisena hopes to meet Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya soon to discuss the proposed elec...


Returning pilgrims nabbed with sat. receivers by Customs

Sunday, 1 March 2015 20:31
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A group of Sri Lankan pilgrims returning after a pilgrimage to Dambadiva in India had tried to smuggle in a large consig...


Couple shot dead in Meetiyagoda

Sunday, 1 March 2015 19:55
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A cinnamon trader (42) and his wife (40) has been shot dead this evening in the cinnamon oil shed owned by them, Meetiya...


Parties representing ‘Yahapalaya’ fulfilled US needs: NFF

Sunday, 1 March 2015 18:29
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The National Freedom Front (NFF) today accused all the parties including JVP and JHU representing ‘Yahapalanaya&rs...


​Suranga Lakmal fined for bowling beamers

Sunday, 1 March 2015 16:53
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Sri Lanka fast bowler Suranga Lakmal was fined Sunday for firing two successive beamers at England's Jos Buttler, an...


Public opinion survey on 100-Day programme

Sunday, 1 March 2015 16:13
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The Government has launched a special survey to find out the opinion of the general public and to analyse the progress o...


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Inflation drops to record low of 0.6% in February

Inflation drops to record low of 0.6% in February | 887 views

The headline inflation measured by the Colombo Consumer Price Index (CCPI) for the month of February 2015 dropped to a 11-year low of 0.6 percent from a year ago, declining from 3.2 percent recorded i... Read More...


Waters Edge announces seasonal specials

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