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UNP of Dudley, DS no more: President

Monday, 22 October 2018 22:41

President Maithripala Sirisena today said he, as the common candidate in November 2014, assumed he was allaying with the UNP founded by the late D.S.-Dudley Senanayakes but later on realised that he had not allied with such a UNP. President Sirisena said this..

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Sri Lanka claimed the top spot in the Lonely Planet’s best travel destinations list of countries to visit in 2019,...


SL seeks India's help to tackle fixing rut

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India has offered to assist Sri Lanka with its inquiry into match-fixing in cricket and drafting laws to combat cheating...


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Chinese President Xi Jinping has officially opened the world's longest sea crossing bridge, nine years after constru...


Arahat Mahinda’s ashes enshrined in Rajagala

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 08:08
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Archaeologists from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, who are in charge of the Rajagala Archaeological Reserve in A...


Letting officials to run PCs tantamount to dictatorship: EC

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 07:24
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Elections Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya has sent a hard-hitting letter to the government and recognized politic...


Situ in SL will improve by National New Year, 2019

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 06:30
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The situation in Sri Lanka will turn for the better by next year's National New Year, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremes...


Reveal names of Cabinet ministers in RAW pay list-Namal

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 04:26
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Joint Opposition MP Namal Rajapaksa said that President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe sho...


Chinese ceramic found in Lankan ruins: Shanghai Museum

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 02:34
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Archaeologists from Shanghai Museum have unearthed a large number of ceramic pieces, most of which appear to be have bee...


Rs. 6.4 worth forex seized from portable HDD at BIA

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 00:21
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A Sri Lankan national had been arrested yesterday at the BIA with Rs.6.4 mn worth foreign currency notes including Sri L...


If govt. decisions made without UNP, it is unacceptable: SF

Monday, 22 October 2018 23:44
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Minister Sarath Fonseka said on Sunday that it was unacceptable, if decisions with regard to government matters were tak...


Fmr. TID DIG Nalaka grilled for nine hours for the third day

Monday, 22 October 2018 21:16
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Former Terrorist Investigation Division (TID) DIG Kaushal Nalaka de Silva was questioned over nine hours for the third d...


CID arrests SLC Chief Financial Officer

Monday, 22 October 2018 19:45
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Sri Lanka Cricket's (SLC) Chief Financial Officer Wimal Nandika Dissanayake was arrested by the CID today in connect...


UN charges against Amunupura may rebound on Army: GL

Monday, 22 October 2018 17:52
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The UN's request to repatriate Kalana Amunupura, the Commander of the Sri Lankan contingent in the UN peacekeeping m...


Arrested Indian, a victim of SL's political insecurity: Brother

Monday, 22 October 2018 16:55
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The family of the Indian arrested in Sri Lanka in connection with the alleged plot to assassinate President Maithripala ...


Displaying LTTE flags in UK: SL wants stern action

Monday, 22 October 2018 15:25
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The Sri Lankan Government had highlighted the British Government the importance of implementing its Terrorism Laws and t...


SL needs further safeguards against rights violations: HRW

Monday, 22 October 2018 14:46
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Sri Lanka’s draft counterterrorism law significantly improves upon the current, abusive Prevention of Terrorism Ac...


SL rupee hits 173 against US Dollar

Monday, 22 October 2018 14:15
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The Sri Lankan Rupee depreciated further against the US Dollar today. ...


Welgama’s remarks detrimental to JO: Gammanpila

Monday, 22 October 2018 13:44
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The recent remarks made by UPFA MP Kumara Welgama on his objection to Gotabaya Rajapaksa, were baseless and detrimental ...


England cricket fans advised on alcohol on Poya Day matches

Monday, 22 October 2018 12:32
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Ahead of the 5th ODI between Sri Lanka and England in Colombo on Tuesday and/or Wednesday, the reserve day which falls o...


SL family get residency in New Zealand after eight-year battle

Monday, 22 October 2018 11:05
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A year after they pleaded to avoid deportation to Sri Lanka, a Sri Lankan family living in Queenstown, New Zealand, have...


A 44-year-old man shot dead in Urubokka

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A 44-year-old employee of the Pasgoda Divisional Secretariat was shot dead by unidentified gunmen arrived on a motorcycl...


Herath to retire after first Test against England

Monday, 22 October 2018 10:06
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Veteran left-arm spinner Rangana Herath will call it quits from the longest format of the game after the first Test agai...


Fmr. TID DIG Nalaka appears before CID

Monday, 22 October 2018 09:40
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Former Terrorist Investigation Division (TID) DIG Nalaka de Silva appeared before the Criminal Investigation Department ...


Elections should be held on time: Germany

Monday, 22 October 2018 07:52
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German Ambassador Jörn Rohde said yesterday the elections should be held in any democracy when they are due, and no...


Govt should go on in one direction: Wasantha

Sunday, 21 October 2018 22:54
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Government should go one direction without going on two directions, State Minister Wasantha Senanayake said over the wee...


Four ministers with RAW links will be exposed: Amaraweera

Sunday, 21 October 2018 20:48
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Agriculture Minister Mahinda Amaraweera claimed that four Cabinet Ministers, having links with RAW (Research and Analysi...


3,560 arrested in countrywide raid

Sunday, 21 October 2018 15:42
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A total of 3,560 people were arrested for various offences and another 6,020 had been charged with traffic violations du...


Army rejects UN charges against Lt. Col. Amunupure; but says comply written request

Sunday, 21 October 2018 12:31
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The Sri Lanka Army said yesterday that it would prove that Commander of its 200-strong contingent assigned to the UN pea...


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