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Kandakadu cluster: Not a wide-spread scenario- Dr. Jasinghe

While claiming that 428 Covid 19 Positive cases had been reported from Kandakadu and Senapura Rehabilitation Centres, Director General of Health Services Dr Anil Jasinghe today said the spreading of the virus in the respective areas was not a wide-spread scenario.

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Japan grants Rs.340mn to strengthen anti-narcotic activities in SL

The Japanese Government has agreed to provide Rs. 340 million to strengthen the investigation and detection capacities of drugs and related anti-narcotic activities of Sri Lanka Police, the Finance Ministry said.

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Navy Chief Piyal De Silva to retire

Navy Commander Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva is to retire on Wednesday after 36 years of service in the Sri Lanka Navy.

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Kanjipani Imran files FR petition

Mohommad Najim Mohommad Imran alias Kanjipani Imran who is currently serving a six-year rigorous prison term at Boossa Prison today filed a Fundamental Rights petition in the Supreme Court.

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Anura files writ petition against PCoI case

JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake today filed a writ petition in the Court of Appeal seeking an order staying the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) probing incidents of Political Victimization, from hearing a case launched based on a complaint made by Avant Garde Chairman Nissanka Senadhipathi.

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OIC of Ampara Police Transport Division arrested

The OIC of the Ampara Police Transport Division had been arrested in Ampara in connection with an investigation into the Easter Sunday attacks.

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Four arrested over explosion in Jaffna

Four individuals who had exploded pieces of explosives at Ilavalai in Jaffna were arrested last night, the Police said.

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Not granting leave to cast vote a punishable offense, says EC

Not granting of leave to employees to exercise their franchise at the upcoming election was an offense that could be prosecuted in the Magistrate Court and punished, the National Elections Commission said today.

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A Committee reviewing Sri Lanka–Singapore FTA: AG informs SC

The Attorney General today informed the Supreme Court that a committee appointed by new Government is currently reviewing the context of the Sri Lanka–Singapore Free Trade Agreement signed by the previous government.

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Two close associates of ’Angoda Lokka’ arrested in Mulleriyawa

Two close associates of underworld figure ’Angoda Lokka’ have been arrested with heroin during a raid at Udumulla in Mulleriyawa this morning.

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Postal voting begins

Postal voting for the Medical Officers of Health (MOH) was held today while postal voting for all government institutions except for District Secretariat, Election Commission and Defense sector would be held tomorrow and the day after.

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New outbreak of COVID-19 cases

EC closely observes situation

The Election Commission is closely monitoring the situation after the discovery of a fresh bout of COVID-19 patients in the country, an official said yesterday.

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CID investigates STF

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has launched a special investigation into allegations that several Special Task Force (STF) officers were closely associating with narcotics officers arrested in connection with the sale of heroin to drug traffickers, informed sources said.

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Increase island-wide PCR tests to 5,000 per day: GMOA

In the wake of new Covid-19 cases being reported from the Kandakadu Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre, the Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) reiterated the health authorities to increase the number of PCR tests in the country.

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Danger of Covid-19 spreading from positive case in Welikada: Epidemiology Unit

With the finding of 57 persons positive for Covid-19 on Saturday, Dr Sudath Samaraweera of the Epidemiology Unit said that this latest discovery was made while investigating the historical records of the affected person found in Welikada.

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All schools to be closed from July 13 to 17

All schools in the country would be closed from Monday (13) to Friday (17) considering the prevailing situation of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country, the Education Ministry said.

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Education Ministry mulls over closure of schools

All education institutions including schools will have to be closed if the prevailing Covid-19 situation worsens, the Education Ministry announced today.

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Ranil calls for postponement of elections

Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today called for the postponement of the general election stating that the country is facing a dangerous situation in the wake of COVID-19 raising its head once again.

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Over 600 Sri Lankans repatriated from UK, Australia and Maldives

A total of 648 Sri Lankans stranded in the UK, Australia and the Maldives had landed at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) by three separate SriLankan Airline flights yesterday and this morning, sources said.

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Four more Covid-19 patients reported from Rajanganaya

The total number of Covid-19 infected cases increased to 2,515 after four more patients were reported from Rajanganaya, Anuradhapura today, the Ministry of Health said.

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COVID-19 and MIGRANTS

TRAPPED AND ABANDONED

Since the COVID-19 pandemic struck, thousands of Sri Lankan migrant workers are left with no job, no money and no way.......

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Protecting environment shouldn’t be a trend - Namal Rajapaksa

Contested the 2010 parliamentary election as a United People’s Freedom Alliance’s candidate from the Hambantota District and was elected to Parlia...

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We’re worse than Ethiopia - Udara Rathnayake

Started his political career in 2013. Elected as a Western Provincial Council Member in 2014....

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Big No to the MCC - Anura Kumara

Career politician since 1988, Dissanayaka held the position of National Organiser of the Socialist Students’ Association and later appointed to the ...

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Educated youth must not leave country - Harshana Rajakaruna

Contested the 2009 provincial council election and was elected to the Western Provincial Council. Elected to parliament in 2015....

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Why suicide?

When you hear of suicide, you often wonder why someone would want to take their own life....

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Conservation in crisis

2020 has been a testing and trying year for many people across the globe. A raging pandemic that has incapacitated major cities worldwide has put a pa...

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Protecting environment shouldn’t be a trend - Namal Rajapaksa

Contested the 2010 parliamentary election as a United People’s Freedom Alliance’s candidate from the Hambantota District and was elected to Parlia...

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We’re worse than Ethiopia - Udara Rathnayake

Started his political career in 2013. Elected as a Western Provincial Council Member in 2014....

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Big No to the MCC - Anura Kumara

Career politician since 1988, Dissanayaka held the position of National Organiser of the Socialist Students’ Association and later appointed to the ...

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Educated youth must not leave country - Harshana Rajakaruna

Contested the 2009 provincial council election and was elected to the Western Provincial Council. Elected to parliament in 2015....

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Conservation in crisis

2020 has been a testing and trying year for many people across the globe. A raging pandemic that has incapacitated major cities worldwide has put a pa...

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RED ALERT ON MANNAR MINERAL EXTRACTION PROJECT

As a popular tourist attraction in the country, Mannar boasts of a rich cultural heritage dating back to the Portuguese, Dutch and British periods. Dotted with palmyra trees and a scenic stretch of th...

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PHIs demand a shot in the arm

Public Health Inspectors (PHI) Union of Sri Lanka is to instigate a trade union action within next few days following Ministry of Health’s failure.......

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UNP reduced to A shell today - Ranjith Madduma Bandara

Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) Secretary Ranjith Madduma Bandara, in an interview with Daily Mirror, speaks about the strategy to take control of the UN...

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The UNP is a party with a history - Dr. Ajantha Perera

Dr. Ajantha Perera was the first female candidate to contest from a socialist party at the 2019 Presidential Election. But this time, she will be cont...

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Printing money, data massaging will lead SL to economic disaster : Eran Wickremaratne

Renowned economist, banker and former State Minister of Finance, Eran Wickramaratne who is on the national list of the Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) i...

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Sri Lanka will stage an economic and industrial revival : Bandula Gunawardena

Daily Mirror spoke to Higher Education, Media, Technology and Innovation Minister Bandula Gunawardena on the economy and how the country would be af...

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COVID-19 and MIGRANTS

TRAPPED AND ABANDONED

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