Video: Shantha Bandara resigns

Thursday, 30 July 2015 09:15

Deputy Minister of Mass Media Shantha Bandara said he will resign from the ministerial portfolio today.

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AG clears MR in RADA case

Thursday, 30 July 2015 20:34
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Even though the original complaint in connection with an alleged fraud at the Reconstruction and Development Agency (RAD...


Body in bag identified

Thursday, 30 July 2015 20:09
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The woman’s body found in a travelling bag at the Bastian Mawatha private bus terminal in Pettah on Wednesday, had...


Railway strike called off

Thursday, 30 July 2015 20:07
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The strike scheduled to be launched midnight today by the Railways’ Professional Trade Union Alliance had been cal...


Staggering Rs.150 bn for Central expressway: Dullas

Thursday, 30 July 2015 18:38
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The UPFA today claimed that the UNP, which alleged the then UPFA government of spending excessive amount of funds for ex...


Three new diplomats appointed

Thursday, 30 July 2015 17:42
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Three new ambassadors had been appointed to fill vacancies in Sri Lankan Missions in India, Russia and Philippines, the ...


Video: Rupavahini chairman resigns

Thursday, 30 July 2015 17:05
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Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation Chairman (SLRC) Somaratne Dissanayake said he would resign from office from August 3 du...


JVP candidate arrested when distributing leaflets

Thursday, 30 July 2015 16:20
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Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Puttalam district candidate Samantha Koralearachchi and a woman supporter were arrested ...


Railway trade unions to launch strike

Thursday, 30 July 2015 15:44
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The Railways’ Professional Trade Union Alliance said it would launch a countrywide strike from today midnight. ...


SC reserves Tiran’s FR petition

Thursday, 30 July 2015 14:46
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The Supreme Court today reserved its order on the interim relief sought by former parliamentarian Tiran Allas in connect...


Businessman arrested for sexually exploiting girl

Thursday, 30 July 2015 13:15
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The Managing Director of Greenlanka Shipping Ltd. Prashan Nanayakkara was yesterday arrested and produced before the Col...


Re-corrected GCE O/L 2014 results out

Thursday, 30 July 2015 12:39
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The re-corrected results of the 2014 GCE Ordinary Level examination have been released today, the Examinations Departmen...


Yatinuwara PS chairman arrested

Thursday, 30 July 2015 11:23
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Yatinuwara Pradeshiya Sabha (PS) Chairman Thusitha Kumara Walagedera was today arrested on charges of having displayed a...


MH370 debris found off Reunion coast?

Thursday, 30 July 2015 08:37
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Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysia Air...


Action against BC

Thursday, 30 July 2015 07:35
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The Cabinet decided to initiate investigations into the failure on the part of the Commissioners of the Bribery Commissi...


EC: Desist from hate speech

Thursday, 30 July 2015 06:26
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Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said on Tuesday that the use of hate speech, in canvassing votes, was a seriou...


Rajiv Gandhi killers will not be hanged, confirms SC

Thursday, 30 July 2015 05:30
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The Supreme Court dismissed on Wednesday the centre’s curative petition against its 2014 judgment commuting the de...


SL seeks international assistance to fight kidney disease

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 22:02
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Sri Lanka today sought assistance from friendly countries to combat kidney disease and save members of the farming commu...


Sobitha Thera supports UNFGG on conditions

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 20:52
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The civil organizations including the Movement for Just Society led by Venerable Maduluwawe Sobitha Thera today said the...


UPFA will undo UNP damages: Susil

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 19:35
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In the first six months of a UPFA government that was to be formed in the event of winning the August 17 poll, the Parli...


Customs: Three containers of whiskey seized

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 18:29
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Three containers with a large number of liquor bottles and cigarettes valued at about Rs. 24 million imported from India...


Father, mother and sons sentenced to death

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 17:46
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Six persons including a family of four were sentenced to death today by the Matara High Court, for the murder of a 57-ye...


US wants military bases in SL: Vitharana

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 17:41
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Recent statements made by an incoming ambassador of the US to the region and a high ranking military official of the US ...


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Video: Ruwan receives warm welcome

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Thursday, 30 July 2015 05:27
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Indian firm to build Sri Lanka’s tallest building

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Shreepati Edifice (Pvt.) Ltd, a unit of leading Indian real estate developer Shreepati group, has signed an agreement with Sri Lanka’s Board of Investment (BoI) to invest US $ 330 million to con... Read More...


Etihad airways wins three coveted world travel awards including middle east’s leading airline

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For the ninth consecutive year, Etihad Airways has been named The Middle East’s Leading Airline at the World Travel Awards Middle East. The prestigious gala ceremony was held last night at the F... Read More...