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Four arrested with explosives, detonators in Wanathawilluwa

Thursday, 17 January 2019 20:02

Four suspects were arrested by the CID for possessing nearly 100 kilos of explosives and 100 detonators at Lacktowatta in Wanathawilluwa, Puttalam. Police said the explosives, detonators and several other equipments, which were buried, were recover...

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe acceded to a request made by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to change the name of...


Delay to return leased aircraft: SriLankan incurs US$12mn loss

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SriLankan airlines has incurred a loss of US$12.5 million or Rs.1.72 billion between 2006 and 2018 because of its failur...


PM’s helicopter diverted as S'gamuwa students protest

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The helicopter carrying Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe was forced to land in an alternative spot in Kuruvita when a...


Dual citizenship: Gota says US can’t block individual rights

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Former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said the matter of dual-citizenship was something personal to him and he did...


Justice Minister trying to find mole than acting on culprits

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Justice Minister Thalatha Athukorala has apparently put more effort into finding those who were involved in leaking the ...


PHU wants Speaker to recognise TNA as part of govt.

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The Pivithuru Hela Urumaya (PHU) today requested Speaker Karu Jayasuriya to recognize the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) ...


Germany arrests LTTE suspect involved in Kadirgamar’s killing

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German authorities have arrested an LTTE suspect alleged to have been involved in the 2005 assassination of foreign mini...


Carbon tax is a burden on motorists: Bandula

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A future UPFA government would amend the recently introduced carbon tax and implement a single tax for all motor cars, b...


Gota case: 18 witnesses banned from travelling abroad

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Acceding to a prosecution request in the case filed against former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa, the Special Hig...


Change uni curriculum to produce industry-related manpower: PM

Thursday, 17 January 2019 17:25
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said today he would advise Higher Education and Southern Region Development Minister...


Political crisis in SL threatens justice efforts: HRW

Thursday, 17 January 2019 16:08
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Sri Lanka’s political upheaval undermined stalled processes aimed at providing truth and justice for abuses from t...


Even State vehicles will have to pay carbon tax: Ministry

Thursday, 17 January 2019 15:35
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The Finance Ministry said today that State-owned vehicles were not exempted from the carbon tax as reported in the media...


President inks 3 loan agreements with ADB in Philippines

Thursday, 17 January 2019 14:07
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Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena signed three loan agreements with Asian Development Bank (ADB) president ...


Prez appoints Commission to probe corruption of govt.

Thursday, 17 January 2019 13:01
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President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed a Presidential Commission of Inquiry to investigate into allegations of cor...


Akkaraipattu Dy. Mayor arrested

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Akkaraipattu Deputy Mayor Abdul Gafoor Azmi was today arrested by the Terrorist Investigation Division (TID). ...


Govt. urged not to present new Constitution without Maha Sangha’s blessings

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Buddha Sasana Karya Sadaka Mandalaya urged the Government not to present in Parliament a Constitution without the blessi...


Duterte drug war 'an example to the whole world': SL Prez

Thursday, 17 January 2019 10:55
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After his government vowed last year to “replicate the success” of the Philippines’ drug war, Sri Lank...


Special high court to hear Gota’s case daily from Jan. 22

Thursday, 17 January 2019 10:20
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The Special High Court today decided to hear the case against former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa over the alle...


Gota arrives at Special High Court

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Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa arrived at the Special High Court this morning to appear over the alleged m...


TNA to get ‘formal say’ in N-E development

Thursday, 17 January 2019 09:06
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe agreed to introduce a mechanism to ensure a ‘formal say’ for the Tamil N...


UK government survives confidence vote as May calls for Brexit compromise

Thursday, 17 January 2019 08:09
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Theresa May has called on Britain's political parties to "put self-interest aside" and work together on a ...


Man nabbed with heroin worth Rs. 60 mn

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A 53-year-old suspect was arrested with 5.024 kg of heroin valued at more than Rs.60 million in Kothalawala last night b...


Rajitha threatens legal action against GMOA

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Health and Indigenous Medicine Minister  Dr.  Rajitha Senaratne said he would take strict legal and administra...


Driver’s Demerit Points System will effect at the year-end: DMT

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Driver Improvement Points which was known as Driver’s Demerit Points System would be added to the driver's lic...


Udayanga's money trail: FCID requests M.L.A reports from 15 countries

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An investigation had commenced into sixteen bank accounts operated locally amounting to more that USD 1.7 mn as wel...


Many are ministers today because of late Sobhitha Thera: Sajith

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 21:19
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Many have forgotten that they managed to receive ministerial portfolios because of the late Maduluwawe Sobhitha Thera, H...


TNA pact aimed at regaining political clout: Yapa

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 20:11
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The Tamil National Alliance’s pact with the government is an attempt to regain its lost political authority in the...


Philippines, SL sign five deals including military exchange

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 19:38
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President Maithripala Sirisena today held bilateral talks with the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malaca&n...


Spread of ‘fall armyworm’; Not an act of sabotage: Harrison

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Agriculture Minister P. Harrison said today the spreading of ‘fall armyworm’ (Sena Dalambuwa) among food cro...


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