Free Wifi access from Monday

Sunday, 29 March 2015 16:30

Sri Lankans will be able to enjoy free Wifi internet access with up to 100 MB of usage at selected 26 public locations across the island from Monday(30), Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

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​O/L results released

Monday, 30 March 2015 07:46
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The results of the GCE Ordinary Level Examination 2014 were released, the Examinations Department announced. Results cou...


SL security forces should be geared - PM

Sunday, 29 March 2015 22:18
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Saturday that the Sri Lankan Security Forces should be geared to face the fu...


Foreign lady dies after falling from train

Sunday, 29 March 2015 18:48
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A young British lady who travelled on the foot board of the Colombo bound train from Matara had fallen from the foot boa...


Australia beat New Zealand in final to win World Cup

Sunday, 29 March 2015 15:56
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Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground today to win the World Cup f...


Mihin Lanka flight returns

Sunday, 29 March 2015 12:55
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A Mihin Lanka flight landed safely at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) upon being forced to return when pilots d...


Aussies dismisses Kiwis for 183

Sunday, 29 March 2015 12:53
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Australia has powered into Cricket World Cup final favouritism after dismissing New Zealand for 183 at the MCG. ...


Eight arrested for producing defamatory film on SL Army

Sunday, 29 March 2015 12:23
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Eight persons including a lawyer were taken into custody by the Borella police under suspicion of producing a defamatory...


Karaliyedda on the fence

Sunday, 29 March 2015 12:10
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Newly appointed Deputy Minister of Buddha Sasana and Democratic Governance, Tissa Karaliyedda today said his assuming du...


Video: Motorcyclists protest over full face helmets ban

Sunday, 29 March 2015 11:19
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Several motorcyclists were currently engaging in a protest over decision banning of wearing full face helmets at the Gal...


Govt. trying to evacuate SL maids in Yemen

Sunday, 29 March 2015 11:07
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Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ajith P. Perera said today the ministry was taking every possible move to bring back ...


Gold seized at BIA

Sunday, 29 March 2015 10:40
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Three kilogrammes of gold, valued at Rs. 13.3 million, had been seized from a 29 year-old Sri Lankan national at the Ban...


Arrested for flying drones in Colombo

Sunday, 29 March 2015 10:00
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Five Chinese national and a Sri Lankan were arrested when they flew a remote controlled quad copter drone with a camera ...


Kiwis bat first in World Cup final against Australia

Sunday, 29 March 2015 08:45
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New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat in their maiden World Cup final on Sunday, looking to cap an unbeaten streak...


FTA with china will provide inputs for economic ties in Asia-MS

Saturday, 28 March 2015 22:23
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President Maithripala Sirisena expressed hope that the Free Trade Agreement with China, currently under negotiations, wi...


EU reimposes ban on LTTE: SL

Saturday, 28 March 2015 14:49
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Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Ajith P. Perera said today that the European Union (EU) had reimposed the ban on the LTT...


Lankadeepa wins most popular newspaper award

Saturday, 28 March 2015 13:27
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Our sister paper ‘Lankadeepa’ won the most popular newspaper award for the ninth  consecutive time ...


Govt. can’t say whether Udayanga guilty or not: Dy. Minister

Saturday, 28 March 2015 09:26
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Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Ajith P. Perera said the Government was still not in a position to state whether former ...


​Russia, SL resolve standoff over stranded vessel

Saturday, 28 March 2015 08:26
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Moscow has paid off its debt to Sri Lanka’s port Colombo for the maintenance of the Russian research vessel, the A...


​President’s brother dies

Saturday, 28 March 2015 07:23
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President Maithripala Sirisena’s brother, Priyantha Sirisena (40) who was undergoing treatment at a private hospit...


Some DPL passport holders asked to explain

Saturday, 28 March 2015 07:00
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The Defence and Urban Development Ministry is reviewing the issuance of DPL passports and have requested some of the DPL...


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