Air force flight to bring Lankans in Nepal

Saturday, 25 April 2015 21:11

The government has taken steps to bring back Sri Lankans including students currently in Nepal in a special Sri Lankan Air Force flight, which will leave for Nepal with a stock of emergency relief to those affected by the earthquake.

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CID to investigate the gun holder

Sunday, 26 April 2015 18:00
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A special investigation was launched by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) into an incident where a man said to...


JHU supports 19A & 20A

Sunday, 26 April 2015 14:21
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The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) which earlier opposed the 19th Amendment to the Constitution had decided to extend full s...


Magnitude 6.7 aftershock hits Nepal

Sunday, 26 April 2015 13:45
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A powerful, magnitude 6.7 aftershock shook the Kathmandu area of Nepal today, a day after the massive earthquake devasta...


One killed, 14 injured in accident

Sunday, 26 April 2015 11:59
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One person was killed and 14 were injured after a van collided with a parked lorry at Palwehera, Dambulla on the Dambull...


Nepal quake: medical officers wanted

Sunday, 26 April 2015 11:23
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The Prime Minister’s Office said doctors, nurses and paramedics willing to volunteer their services to the victims...


Nepal quake: death toll rises to 1,900

Sunday, 26 April 2015 10:47
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Rescuers dug with their bare hands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily cro...


Army rescue contingents fly to Nepal

Sunday, 26 April 2015 10:14
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The first segment of the emergency rescue and relief contingent comprising of 44 Army personnel and 4 Civil Medical C...


Brothel raided in Wellawatta

Sunday, 26 April 2015 09:42
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Three women and a manager of a brothel, which had allegedly operating in the guise of a massage parlour in Wellawatta, w...


​Death toll crosses 1000 in Nepal

Saturday, 25 April 2015 22:04
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A powerful earthquake struck Nepal and sent tremors through northern India on Saturday, killing more than 1,000 people, ...


​No foreign interference-President

Saturday, 25 April 2015 21:46
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President Maithripala Sirisena said that no western power has interfered with the internal affairs of Sri Lanka, state o...


​Sri Lanka to send emergency relief to Nepal

Saturday, 25 April 2015 20:58
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The Government of Sri Lanka has taken steps to provide emergency relief to those affected by the earthquake in Nepal, th...


Fears of breakaway rebel cricket league sparks ICC probe

Saturday, 25 April 2015 13:27
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New Zealand Cricket has been drawn into an International Cricket Council-led investigation targeting a possible breakawa...


Nepal earth quake has no impact on SL: DMC

Saturday, 25 April 2015 13:26
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DMC Assistant Director Pradeep Kodippili said the 7.6 magnitude earthquake which struck Nepal this morning had no impact...


7.5 magnitude earthquake hits Nepal

Saturday, 25 April 2015 13:02
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A powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake has struck Nepal less than 50 miles from the capital of Kathmandu, the U.S. Geologic...


Wigneswaran defends raising convicts’ issue with Modi

Saturday, 25 April 2015 12:21
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Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran yesterday strongly defended his action of forwarding to Indian Prime M...


Mother, three children drown at Hambanthota sea

Saturday, 25 April 2015 11:53
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Three children and their mother drowned at sea, while playing on the beach off Old Tangalle Road in Hambanthota this mor...


Sri Lanka reiterates warning on Indian fishermen

Saturday, 25 April 2015 09:50
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Sri Lanka yesterday reiterated its warning that Indian fishermen who violate its maritime border and illegally fish with...


​Writing to Modi;Did Wigneswaran break protocol?

Saturday, 25 April 2015 08:49
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Northern Province Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran may have broken protocol when he officially wrote to Indian Prime Minis...


Tax on potatoes, big onion increased

Saturday, 25 April 2015 08:35
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The import taxes on potatoes and big onion have been increased by Rs 15 and Rs. 20 respectively with effect from today, ...


Bond issue: JVP wants President to appoint new committee

Friday, 24 April 2015 19:17
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The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) led ‘Voice Against Corruption’ had written to President Maithripala Siri...


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